World champion Hedeman to be in Clovis

Freedom New Mexico

Four-time world champion bull rider Tuff Hedeman is coming to Clovis Saturday night.

Cinch Tuff Hedeman Championship Bull Riding is set for 7:30 p.m. at the Curry County Special Events Center.

This event is sanctioned by Championship Bull Riding and is a Horizon Series Event. Horizon Series competitors compete at more than 20 events annually, with $25,000 in prize money up for grabs at each event. Riders are also competing for points toward becoming one of the top five in the year end standing of the Horizon Series.

Some of those 40 riders slated to compete include Horizon Series leader Stormy Wing of Dalhart, Texas; 2007 CBR World Champion Bonner Bolton of Gardendale, Texas; 2008 Reserve World Champion Cooper Kanngiesser of Zenda, Kans.; and current CBR Tour leader Ardie Maier of Timberlake, S.D.

Tickets are $12 in advance at Joe’s Boot Shop and the Curry County Events Center, or $15 at the door.

Information: 763-3435.