Ready for a wild ride
junior events pleasing the 3000-strong crowd.
The spectators saw their fair share of tumbles too.
“There were a few spills in the bull rides,” Mr Matthews said.
And for the benefit of those not privy to riding a bucking bull, Mr Matthews provided a fitting description.
“Eight seconds on a bull is like an eight-hour day at work,” he said. “It’s a pretty rough and tough sport.”
The next pro rodeo on the Tasmanian calendar will be held at Wynyard on December 2.