For Immediate Release
ABBI Expands Into Canada
PUEBLO, Co. (March 16, 2016)- American Bucking Bull Inc. (ABBI) is proud to announce that they will soon be holding inaugural Futurity and Classic events in Canada this year.
The events will start with a Futurity in Lamont, AB on April 15, and a Futurity and Classic in Prince Albert, SK on May 6-7. Futurities will be held on May 14, June 4 and July 7 in Delburne, AB. Elnora, AB will host a Futurity on August 12.
The Top 2 Classic bulls from these events will earn a coveted spot at the BlueDEF Finals Classic Wild Card competition, while the Top 3 Futurity animals will earn a spot at the Futurity Finals in Las Vegas. The Top 5 Wild Card bulls will advance to the Big Tex Classic Finals where the top animal wins $200,000. ABBI holds its World Finals events from Oct. 28-Nov. 6 in conjunction with the BlueDEF Finals and PBR Built Ford Tough World Finals.
"This is a way for our Canadian members to compete with their livestock closer to home," said ABBI Executive Director Jay Daugherty, "while still enabling them the opportunity to have a path to make it to our World Finals."
Since the organization's inception over a decade ago, ABBI has had members in Canada but these events will mark the first time ABBI competitions are being held in the country. ABBI is also establishing an ABBI Canada Facebook page so members can stay up-to-date via social media. To see the schedule and for more information, visit: AmericanBuckingBull.com