Lane Frost 25 Years in 25 Days - Wrangler Network
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Born the seventh child of seven children in El Paso, Texas in1963, Tuff later became the PRCA's world champion bull rider in 1986, 1989and 1991, and was also the PBR's world champion in 1995.
When one watches "8 Seconds" they are left with the impressionthat Lane Frost had become the world champion before Tuff, but in factTuff achieved the status one year prior to Frost in 1986.
As his nickname indicates, Tuff has endured numerous injuries over theyears only to comeback and do it again.
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But after breaking his neck for a third time in March of 1998,Tuff decided to hang up his spurs and retire from active competition laterthat year.
In 1997, Tuff was also inducted into the Pro Rodeo Hall of Fame.
There are many other cowboys worthy of mention such as 8 time world bullriding champion Donny Gay, Lane Frost's mentor and hero Freckles Brown,Jim Sharp, Larry Mahan, Ty Murry, Charlie Sampson, Dan Mortenson, the Etbaurbrothers, Fred Whitfield, Joe Beaver, Casey Tibbs, Joe Alexander and JimShoulders, but since we lack enough information to do these men justice,we will hold off until we do.
Let's say you go to the US and you get to talking with the local cowboysabout rodeo, there is one individual that is an absolute must that youknow, or you are sure to be the laughing stock of the crowd.