And they call the thing rodeo

By Jacob Thompson / January 29, 2019

The Professional Bull Riders rolled into town Jan.19, for the Velocity Tour’s Portland Classic. Considered the longest eight seconds in sports, Portlanders packed the Moda Center to watch PBR cowboys take on some of the rankest bulls in the nation. The rules are simple: stay on the back of a bull for eight seconds, don’t…

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Bull riders buck through Moda Center

By Katie Archer / March 3, 2015

For a city known for its hipsters, Portland showed there are fans new and old of bull riding. Long lines of cowboys and cowgirls had already formed outside the Moda Center an hour before the event started. On Feb. 28, cowboys from all over the world transformed the Moda Center into the next stop on…

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