January 21, 2009
Bareback rider Josh Luger sprints toward the finish line of the 35th annual Bud Light Cowboy Downhill at the Steamboat Ski Area on Tuesday afternoon. Sixty-four cowboys, many from the National Western Stock show in Denver, traveled to Steamboat Springs for the chance to race in the fun-filled event, which included a slalom course, jump and plenty of high-speed crashes.
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Wyoming bull rider sweeps chaotic Cowboy Downhill
It was an especially chaotic Cowboy Downhill at the Steamboat Ski Area on Tuesday, when not even Billy Kidd could stay on his feet and an uncooperative horse caused more trouble for the cowboys than the jump in the middle of the course.