The Merritt Little Britches Rodeo Club hosted another successful rodeo event, with a record number of attendees gathering to mark the organization’s first full-scale rodeo since years of pandemic restrictions, fires, and flooding.
by Marius Auer | Jun 20, 2022
Local cowboy Bryce Garcia has earned himself a shiny new buckle after claiming the top spot in tie-down roping at the Canadian College Intercollegiate Finals (CCIF), a major championship title for a passionate rodeo contestant.
by Izaiah Reyes | May 24, 2022
The Merritt High School Rodeo hosted their regular season rodeo at the Nicola Valley Rodeo Association grounds on the weekend of May 14. The event will serve as the club’s only ‘home’ rodeo this season before heading out to Quesnel for the BC Provincials.
by Morgan Hampton | Oct 18, 2021
Ty Pozzobon may be a well-known rodeo athlete from the community, but Merrittonians should also recognize Sarah Morrissey for her rise to the top in the sport of breakaway roping, where she is poised to finish this season in the top 15 in the world.
by Merritt Herald | Jul 24, 2014
For 56 years, the Nicola Valley Pro Rodeo — held every Labour Day weekend in Merritt — has been a...
by Merritt Herald | Jul 18, 2014
The story of Merritt professional bull rider Ty Pozzobon’s participation in this year’s Calgary...
by Merritt Herald | Jul 8, 2014
The Nicola Valley’s Tyson Coutlee rode home in first place in the annual Williams Lake Stampede...
by Merritt Herald | May 29, 2014
The second edition of the Ty Pozzobon Invitational PBR bull riding extravaganza goes this Saturday...