to the official home page for the American Professional Rodeo Association (APRA). The APRA is based in Pennsylvania and sanctions rodeos throughout the northeast.Our cowboys and cowgirls compete in bareback riding, saddle bronc riding, bull riding, tie-down roping, steer wrestling, team roping, barrel racing, and breakaway roping.
The purpose of the association shall be to promote rodeo as a sport and profession, striving at all times to insure honesty and fairness to both the contestant and the producers; to create an amicable relationship among stock contractors, producers, and contestants; to organize, sanction, and advertise rodeo being sponsored within the association standards and to the prevention of cruelty to animals.
American Finals Rodeo 39 The American Professional Rodeo Association is proud to announce that we have joined with Dr. Allen Detweiler as producer of the American Finals Rodeo. Collectively we have partnered with Atlantic City and will be holding AFR 39 at Boardwalk Hall on November 11th & 12th