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Rodeo Whirlwind – Emma “Pee Wee” Burge

2020-12-14T22:29:12+00:00May 15th, 2017|Categories: Features, People|Tags: , , |

Emma “Pee Wee” Burge Ott was born in 1919 in Giswil, Switzerland. At the age of 9 her family immigrated to the United States. Arriving at Ellis Island, the family established roots in California. Emma’s parents worked at a dairy farm. Emma began riding the calves and as a teenager she was hired to ride steers [...]

She’s a Rodeo Champion and Grandma

2020-12-14T22:29:31+00:00December 12th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , |

Its official! Barrel racing phenom Mary Burger is the 2016 champion in the Women’s Professional Rodeo Association (WPRA). Her first place finish last weekend at the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas clinched the national title. Mary now holds the record as the oldest female barrel racer at 68-years-old. Riding her buckskin gelding, Sadiesfamouslastwords aka [...]

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