Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association
ProRodeo Gear Official Merchandise Of The PRCA

Return to Bios...

Ryder Wright

Events: Saddle Bronc Riding
Born: 3/12/1998 Milford, Utah
Joined PRCA: 2016
PRCA Career Earnings: $743,881.00
World Titles Won: 1 (2017)
Wrangler NFR Qualifications: 3 (2016-18)
Current Residence: Milford, Utah

2018 world standings place: 5th
2018 Wrangler NFR standings place: 13th
2018 Wrangler NFR earnings: $78,962   
2018 earnings: $243,194
RNCFR qualifications: 2 (2016, 2018)
Education: Milford High School (Milford, Utah)

2019 Highlights
• Won the Clovis (Calif.) Rodeo
• Won the Colorado (Pueblo) State Fair & Rodeo
• Won the Greeley (Colo.) Stampede
• Won the Angelina Benefit Rodeo (Lufkin, Texas)
• Won the Pony Express Rodeo (Eagle Mountain, Utah)
• Won the Las Vegas (Nev.) Days
• Won the Canyonlands PRCA Rodeo (Moab, Utah)
• Won the Eagle (Idaho) Rodeo
• Won the Oakley Independence Day Rodeo (Oakley City, Utah)
• Won the California Rodeo Salinas
• Won the Red Desert Roundup (Rock Springs, Wyo.)
• Won the Young Living's Last Chance Rodeo (Mona, Utah)
• Co-champion at the Jerome (Idaho) County Fair And Rodeo
Career Highlights
• 2018: Placed in four rounds to rank 13th in the average with 351.5 points on four head at the Wrangler NFR. Ranked fifth in the world standings with $243,194. Won the Washington (Puyallup) State Fair Pro Rodeo; California Rodeo Salinas; the Horse Heaven / Kennewick (Wash.) Round-Up; the Snake River Stampede (Nampa, Idaho); the Sisters (Ore.) Rodeo; the Fiesta Days Rodeo (Spanish Fork, Utah); the Amarillo (Texas) Tri-State Fair and Rodeo; the West Of The Pecos (Texas) Rodeo; the Molalla (Ore.) Buckeroo Rodeo; Cave Creek (Ariz.) Rodeo Days; the Rio Grande Valley Livestock Show & Rodeo (Mercedes, Texas); the Days Of The Old West Rodeo (Delta, Utah); the PRCA Xtreme Broncs Match (Rapid City, S.D.);  the Red Desert Roundup (Rock Springs, Wyo.); the Wind River PRCA Rodeo Roundup (Riverton, Wyo.); the Norco Mounted Posse PRCA Rodeo; the Magic Valley Stampede (Filer, Idaho); and Utah's (Salt Lake City) Own Rodeo At the Utah State Fair. Co-champion at the Caldwell (Idaho) Night Rodeo; the Lehi (Utah) Roundup; the Eagle (Colo.) County Fair & Rodeo; and the Golden Spike Rodeo (Tremonton, Utah).
• 2017: Won Round 4,6, 8 and 9 and placed in eight rounds to rank seventh in the average with 702.5 points on eight head. Ranked first in the world standings with $284,938. Won the San Angelo (Texas) Rodeo, the Pasadena (Texas) Livestock Show & Rodeo, the Magic Valley Stampede (Filer, Idaho), the War Bonnet Roundup Rodeo (Idaho Falls, Idaho), the Crooked River Roundup (Prineville, Ore.), the Poway (Calif.) Rodeo, the Livermore (Calif.) Rodeo, 
the Wrangler Champions Challenge presented by Justin Boots (Santa Maria, Calif.), the Norco (Calif.) Mounted Posse Rodeo, the Amargosa Days PRCA Rodeo (Amargosa Valley, Nev.)
the Summit County Fair & Rodeo (Coalville, Utah), the Utah's (Salt Lake City) Own Rodeo At The Utah State Fair and the Industry (Calif.) Hills Charity Pro Rodeo. Co-champion at the YMBL Championship Rodeo (Beaumont, Texas
• 2016: Won every round he placed in, rounds 1-4 and Round 9, to rank 12th at the Wrangler NFR. Climbed from 14th to fourth in the world standings with $211,758. Won ABC Pro Rodeo (Lubbock, Texas), the Silver State Stampede (Elko, Nev.), the Last Chance Stampede (Helena, Mont.), the Wind River PRCA Rodeo Roundup (Riverton, Wyo.), the Days Of The Old West Rodeo (Delta, Utah), the Mountain Valley Stampede (Heber City, Utah), the Cave Creek (Ariz.) Fiesta Days Rodeo, the Wyoming State Fair & Rodeo (Douglas, Wyo.), the Eastern Montana Fair Rodeo (Miles City, Mont.), the Goliad (Texas) County Fair PRCA Rodeo, the Central Ark PRCA Rodeo (El Paso, Ark.), the Angelina County Benefit Rodeo (Lufkin, Texas) and the Stonyford (Calif.) Rodeo. Co-champion at Kern County Sheriff’s Reserve Stampede Days Rodeo (Bakersfield, Calif.), the Guymon (Okla.) Pioneer Days Rodeo and the Cassia County Fair & Rodeo (Burley, Idaho)

• Won the National High School Finals Rodeo for saddle bronc in 2015. Won the Utah High School State Finals for saddle bronc in 2015 and 2016. 

5-8, 135 … Wife, Cheyenne...Daughter, Bexley...Parents, Cody and ShaRee Wright, brothers Rusty, Stetson and Statler, sister Lily … Cody is a two-time world champion saddle bronc rider (2008, 2010) … Uncles are world champion saddle bronc riders, Jesse Wright (2012) and Spencer Wright (2014); uncles Jake, Calvin and Alex Wright also compete in saddle bronc riding … Started competing in rodeo in 2012 because his whole family competes and his dad (Cody) is his rodeo idol, says he tries to keep his riding style similar to his dad’s … Graduated from Milford High School in 2016 with a class of 32 students … Played football (wide receiver and cornerback) and baseball (center field) … Likes to watch the Denver Broncos play … Enjoys hunting for mule deer and coyotes and riding the Polaris RANGER his brother, Rusty ... Favorite rodeo is Pendleton because the arena is “old-school with a cool atmosphere” … Favorite food is pizza … Favorite movie is Creed … enjoys all kinds of music and plays on his phone when on the road
PRCA Sponsors

MGM Grand Polaris Ranger Cinch Jeans Bloomer Trailers Gold Buckle Beer Outlaw Equine

Copyright © 2019 Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association. All rights reserved. No portion of may be duplicated, redistributed or manipulated in any form. By accessing any information beyond this page, you agree to abide by the Terms of Use.

PRCA Wrangler National Finals Rodeo Wrangler ProRodeo Tour Finale Presented by Justin Boots Xtreme Bulls RAM National Circuit Finals Rodeo ProRodeo Gear ProRodeo Tour World Standings Tour Standings PRCA Rodeo Schedule Rodeo Results Facebook Twitter Instagram YouTube Mobile App ProRodeoTv.Com