Bullfighter Dusty Tuckness of Meeteetse, Wyoming, distracts the bull, White Clay, while Tim Brigham of Honeyville, Utah, attempts to free himself from his rigging during bull riding at the Pendleton Round-Up on Friday, Sept. 16, 2016, in Pendleton, Oregon.
Livestock handlers move steer into holding pens underneath the west grandstand during steer wrestling at the Pendleton Round-Up on Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2012, in Pendleton, Oregon.
Jeremy Ray Melancon of Huntsville, Texas, comes out of the chutes on Spice Girl in saddle bronc riding at the Pendleton Round-Up on Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, in Pendleton, Oregon.
An actor looks at his cell phone while waiting for his scene to begin during the Happy Canyon Night Show during the Pendleton Round-Up on Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2015, in Pendleton, Oregon.
Shane Erickson of Terrebonne, Oregon, ropes his calf in 11.5 seconds during tie-down roping at the Pendleton Round-Up on Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016, in Pendleton, Oregon.
Carmel Wright of Roy, Montana, races across the finish line for a 29.47-second time during barrel racing at the Pendleton Round-Up on Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017, in Pendleton, Oregon.
Oregon Gov. Kate Brown waves to the crowds while riding with the Oregon Mounted Governor’s Guard on Court Avenue during the Westward Ho! Parade during the Pendleton Round-Up on Friday, Sept. 16, 2016, in Pendleton, Oregon.
William Jons of Hermiston, Oregon, rides into the arena carrying the U.S. flag during the opening ceremony of the Pendleton Round-Up on Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017, in Pendleton, Oregon.
Ed Butler of Tacoma, Washington, wears a 100-year-old Round-Up pin on his hat at the Pendleton Round-Up on Friday, Sept. 12, 2012, in Pendleton, Oregon. Butler says he found the pin at yard sale.
Nathan Duckworth of New Plymouth, Idaho, flies head first over Labyrinth for no score in saddle bronc riding at the Pendleton Round-Up on Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016, in Pendleton, Oregon.
Garrett Begay, 16, of Yakima, Washington, competes in the boys 13-18 year-old fancy dance category of the Indian dance competition at the Pendleton Round-Up on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, in Pendleton, Oregon.
Brooke Taynton, 5, of Canyon City, Oregon, signs her autograph on the brim of the hat of professional bronc rider Bobby Mote of Culver, Oregon, on Thursday, Sept. 13, 2013, outside of Hamley's in Pendleton, Oregon. The Canyon City kindergartner, who has cerebral palsy, is living the western dream this week at the Pendleton Round-Up as a guest of the Texas-based Western Wishes foundation.
Tuf Cooper of Weatherford, Texas, leaps through the air towards a steer and it is dragged through the grass by his horse during steer roping at the Pendleton Round-Up on Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017, in Pendleton, Oregon.
Happy Canyon princesses Virginia Conner, left, of Pendleton, Oregon, and Gabriella Lewis of Spokane, Washington, ride on the back of an ATV during the Pendleton Round-Up on Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017, in Pendleton, Oregon.
Trevor Brazile of Decatur, Texas, and Patrick Smith of Lipan, Texas, finish with a time of 5.4 seconds during team roping at the Pendleton Round-Up on Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2013, in Pendleton, Oregon.
A rider with the Umatilla Express struggles to control his horse at the starting line during the first heat of the Indian relay races at the Pendleton Round-Up on Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017, in Pendleton, Oregon.
Brad Johnson of Reva, South Dakota, gets trampled by a steer only to get back up and finish strong during steer wrestling at the Pendleton Round-Up on Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, in Pendleton, Oregon.
Riders with "Let 'er Buck" painted on the hind quarters of their horses ride down Court Avenue during the Dress-Up Parade at the Pendleton Round-Up on Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013, in Pendleton, Oregon.
Bradley Harter of Loranger, Louisiana, leaps off of Lunatic From Hell and onto a pickup man’s horse after scoring 79.5 points in saddle bronc riding at the Pendleton Round-Up, Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017, in Pendleton, Oregon.
Riders on horseback create a serpentine on the infield of the Pendleton Round-Up Arena led by 100 riders carrying the U.S. flags Friday, Sept. 17, 2010, in Pendleton, Oregon. Organizers of the Pendleton Round-Up wanted to celebrated the 100th anniversary of the rodeo by recreating what was originally called the Serpentine Grand Entry which was performed at the first round-up in 1910.

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