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Olin Hannum

Events: Steer Wrestling, Tie-down Roping
Born: 2/28/1978 Ogden, Utah
Joined PRCA: 2003
PRCA Career Earnings: $762,030.00
World Titles Won: 0
Wrangler NFR Qualifications: 2 (2011, 2017)
Current Residence: Malad, Idaho

2019 world standings place: 59th
2019 earnings: $26,091
Education: Snow College (Ephraim, Utah) and North Carolina State University (Raleigh), degree in interpersonal communication

Career Highlights
• 2019: Won the San Juan Stampede Pro Rodeo (Monticello, Utah) and the Idaho's (Idaho Falls) Oldest Rodeo - The War Bonnet Round UP
• 2018: Won the Meridian (Idaho) Lions Rodeo. Finished 402nd in the world standings with $338
• 2017: Won the Wrangler Champions Challenge presented by Justin Boots (Sioux Falls, S.D.) and 
the Cache County Fair And Rodeo (Logan, Utah). Co-champion at the Sheriff's PRCA Rodeo (San Bernardino, Calif.). Co-champion at the Golden Spike Rodeo (Tremonton, Utah), 
the Livingston (Mont.) Roundup and 
the Sisters (Ore.) Rodeo. • Co-champion in the all-around at the Daggett County Centennial Rodeo (Manila, Utah). Finished ninth in the world standings with $145,679

• 2016: Won Round 1 and Round 8, and placed in four rounds to rank 12th at the Wrangler NFR. Finished eighth in the world standings with $180,124. Won the Spanish Fork (Utah) Fiesta Days Rodeo, the Ponoka (Alberta) Stampede, the Airdrie (Alberta) Pro Rodeo, the Medicine Hat (Alberta) Stampede, the Arcadia (Fla.) All-Fla Championship Rodeo, the State Fair of Louisiana (Shreveport) Pro Rodeo, the Rusk County PRCA Rodeo (Henderson, Texas), the Apache (Okla.) Stampede. Co-champion at the Gladewater (Texas) Round-Up Rodeo
• 2015: Won the Wrangler Champions Challenge (Logandale, Nev.), the Big Sky ProRodeo Roundup (Great Falls, Mont.), Utah’s Own Rodeo (Salt Lake City), the Daniel Dopps Memorial RAM PRCA Rodeo (Mountain Home, Idaho), the Salmon (Idaho) Stampede PRCA Rodeo and the St. George (Utah) Lions Dixie Roundup. Won the steer wrestling and was all-around co-champion at the Fort Herriman (Utah) PRCA Rodeo. Finished 17th in the world standings with $63,749
• 2014: Won the Wrangler Champions Challenge (Amarillo, Texas) and Utah’s Own Rodeo (Salt Lake City). Co-champion at the RAM Wilderness Circuit Finals Rodeo (Heber City, Utah) and the Poway (Calif.) Rodeo. Finished 29th in the world standings with $34,893
• 2013: Won the All American ProRodeo Finals (Waco, Texas); the Ram Wilderness Circuit Finals Rodeo (Heber City, Utah); the Hellzapoppin Rodeo (Buckeye, Ariz.); the Amarillo (Texas) Tri-State Fair & Rodeo; the Lehi (Utah) Roundup; the Cedar City (Utah) PRCA Championship Rodeo and the Evanston (Wyo.) Cowboy Days. Won the all-around and steer wrestling at the Canyonlands PRCA Rodeo (Moab, Utah) and the Daniel Dopps Memorial Ram PRCA Rodeo (Mountain Home, Idaho). Won the all-around at the Days of the Old West Rodeo (Delta, Utah) and the Ute Stampede (Nephi, Utah). Co-champion at the Oakley City (Utah) Independence Day Rodeo; the Mountain Valley Stampede (Heber City, Utah) and the Salmon (Idaho) Stampede PRCA Rodeo. Finished 18th in the steer wrestling world standings with $45,589
• 2012: Won the Wainwright (Alberta) Stampede; the San Angelo (Texas Rodeo) and the Poway (Calif.) Rodeo. Co-champion at the DesertView ProRodeo (Castle Dale, Utah); finished 24th in the steer wrestling world standings with $39,562
• 2011: Won Round 7 of the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo with a time of 3.8 seconds and placed in one other round. Won the 115th Cheyenne (Wyo.) Frontier Days Rodeo; the Strawberry Days Rodeo (Pleasant Grove, Utah) and the Sheridan WYO Rodeo. Won the all-around and steer wrestling at the Canyonlands PRCA Rodeo (Moab, Utah). Co-champion in the steer wrestling at the Deseret Peak PRCA Stampede (Tooele, Utah). Finished 10th in the world standings with $93,059
• 2010: Won the steer wrestling at the Dodge City (Kan.) Round-Up and at Utah’s Own Rodeo at the Utah State Fair (Salt Lake City). Finished 20th in the world standings with $49,979
• 2009: Won the steer wrestling at the Pendleton (Ore.) Round-Up; the Canby (Ore.) Rodeo; the Spanish Fork (Utah) Fiesta Days Rodeo; That Famous Preston (Idaho) Night Rodeo; the Evanston (Wyo.) Cowboy Days Rodeo; the Daniel Dopps Memorial Rodeo (Mountain Home, Idaho); the Mountain Valley Stampede (Heber City, Utah) and the Steamboat Springs (Colo.) Pro Rodeo Series-July 25 & Aug. 22. Won the tie-down roping at the Mother Lode Round-Up (Sonora, Calif.). Finished 16th in the all-around world standings ($42,713) and 29th in the steer wrestling ($39,035)
• 2008: Won the Summit County Fair & Rodeo (Coalville, Utah) and the Oakley Independence Day Rodeo (Oakley City, Utah). Was the Wilderness Circuit year-end champion in steer wrestling. Finished 61st in the steer wrestling world standings with $19,267
• 2007: Won the Ute Stampede Rodeo (Nephi, Utah). Co-champion at the Wendy Wood Memorial Rodeo (Cedar City, Utah)

Utah state high school champion in tie-down roping and steer wrestling, 1995

6-0, 200 … Wife, Natalie … His late father, Jack, was a five-time qualifier for the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo, once in tie-down roping (1977) and four times in steer wrestling (1978-80, 1983), who also served as a PRCA administrator for many years. His late mother, Lynn, was an elementary school teacher who twice worked the National Finals Rodeo as a timer; his parents died a day apart on Sept. 15-16, 2014. Olin’s younger brother, Jake, qualified for the Wrangler NFR in 2007 as a tie-down roper. Grandfather, Arnold Hannum, competed in team roping and tie-down roping … Olin operates a custom cabinet making business in West Haven, Utah, just west of his hometown of Ogden … Enjoys hunting and fishing … Featured in a 2007 Western attire photo layout in Vogue magazine with Academy Award-winning actress Charlize Theron … In high school, was a Class 5A MVP quarterback for Fremont High (Plain City, Utah) and backed up future San Diego Chargers QB Philip Rivers at North Carolina State University (Raleigh)
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