Best rodeo competitors to participate in National H.S. Rodeo championships

WAIMEA, Big Island (KHNL) - Some of Hawaii's best rodeo competitors will compete for a chance to represent Hawaii in the National High School Rodeo championships in Gallup, New Mexico.

Rodeo competitors from all islands will gallop into Parker Ranch Arena this Friday, June 13 and Saturday, June 14 to participate in the Hawaii High School Rodeo Association State Championships.

The HHSRA promotes family values and teaches horsemanship, cattle/sheep ranching and respect for the heritage of the Hawaiian Paniolo.

Photos courtesy of Jock Goodman