the David Morgan Lifetime Achievement Award

the SSBR Hall of Fame was started in 2009 to recognize someone that has been influential to the Sport of Bull Riding and has also been a part of the ongoing success of the SSBR. The David Morgan Lifetime Achievement Award was created in Memory of one of the Sports most respected Men, David Morgan, who Broke New Grounds in the Sport of Bull Riding in the South for 3 decades. Each Year the SSBR Nominates Several Persons that have helped bring the success of Professional Bull Riding to the Southeast.

SSBR Hall of Fame Inductees
2009 David Morgan
Texas,Florida
Stock Contractor * Rodeo Contestant * Bull Rider
David Morgan is considered one of the South's Elite all around Cowboys. Morgan was known for raising some of the best Bucking Stock in the Country and using his vast knowledge to help young cowboys learn about the Sport. Morgan was the Co-Founders of the Florida Cowboys Assoc. and broke new grounds in producing some the Southeast first stand alone Bull Ridings. David Morgan "a true Trail Blazer of the South's Bull Riding industry"
2010 Doug Walker
Bradenton,Fl.
Stock Contractor *  Producer * Bull Rider
Doug Walker made his name as one the South's Top Bull Riders, who had broke into the PRCA's World top 10 standings in 1996 before a career ending injury that left him paralized from the neck down. But it only made Walker continue to become more accomplished as a Rodeo/Bull Riding Producer. Walker is a 2x SSBR Producer of the Year and one of its founding members. Doug has proven that Cowboys can't be knocked down that easy, and continues to make great strives for the Sport of Bull Riding in the South.
2011  Charlie Lowry
Summerville,Ga 
Stock Contractor * Producer * All Around Contestant 
Charlie Lowry may be one of the South's most accomplished all around Cowboys the Sport will ever see. Lowry personally has numerous PRCA Circuit Championships and his Stock have been name PRCA Bull of the Year. Lowry Produces and Stocks more events in the South than any other, and has been voted Producer of the Year and Stock Contractor of the Year in the SSBR. "Charlie Lowry" a true Legend of the Sport.
 2012 Carl Sellitti Jr
Venice,FL.
SSBR Founder * SSBR's 1st President * Bull Fighter.
Carl Sellitti Jr. was the Founder, First Presidant and CEO of the SSBR who broke new grounds in 2005 when the SSBR became the first Florida based Professional Bull Riding assoc. ever. Sellitti played major roles for the foundation you see today in the SSBR and continues to create new ideas for the advancement of the Organization and the Sport.
2013 Chris "Weasel" Forrest
Bradenton,Fl.
SSBR Founder * SSBR's 2nd President* Bull Fighter
Weasel Forrest began his Pro Bull Fighting Career in 1998 and has not looked back since. Forrest has since been voted by the top Bull Riders to more Final Events than any other Bull Fighter in the South East United States. Besides his arena accomplishments, Forrest also bacame involved in 2005 as one of the founders of the SSBR and has since been a leader in Sport of Rodeo and Bull Riding. Forrest earned his PRCA card in 2010. Forrest decided to end his career in 2013, leaving behind one of the South's most esteemed careers in the sport of Bull Fighting,
2014 Brian Courson
Auburndale,Fl.
Bull Rider
Brian Courson will simply be known as one of the Toughest Rodeo Cowboys ever known to this Sport. In 2005 Brian Courson beat the odds and won his first PBR Event for all the World to see on National TV. Courson is one of the last true Rodeo cowboys of the Sport and one of the most respected athletes on Tour today. Although Courson may be known for his tough, gritty personality, he is also one of the nicest, well manored and sincere Cowboys you will ever meet. Brian Courson truly is a Legend of the Sport that will never be forgotten.
2015 Chad Smith
Jacksonville,Fl.
Bull Rider
Chad Smith has been a part of the Souths Bull Riding World since 1999 and a Member of the SSBR since 2007. Chads Career was cut short due to a spinal chord injury in 2014, but it has not kept him from being one of the most influential members the SSBR has ever known. To this day Chad continues to inspire Rodeo athletes everyday with his strong spirit and willingness to never give up. "Chad  Smith" a true Cowboy and Heart of a Champion
  2016 Lisa Blanton
Myakka City,Fl.
Stock Contractor

Lise Blanton owner of WINDING TRAILS RANCH in Myakka City, Florida is one of just a few women in the bull business in Florida. Lisa has a nice facility and arena in Myakka City that has helped bring the youth of rodeo and bull riding to another level and has given a lot of kids a place to practice and get involved in the sport today. Along with bringing bulls for the CONLEY BUICK GMC SSBR FINALS Lisa also has all the junior bulls that you will see at the event. Winding Trails Ranch has always been there for the SSBR and has been involved with the association since 2005 in some way. In the past she has had The Bucking Bull of the SSBR FINALS and has provided great livestock for many years. Lisa is one of those people that you can call and she will do anything to help and be there for the kids and the SSBR and we thank her for that. Lisa has put together a great pen of bulls and that have been hauled to PBR events both here in Florida and across the country and a lot of those bulls are here at the CONLEY BUICK GMC SSBR FINALS. WINDING TRAILS RANCH has a youth series every year to give kids the opportunity to grow in the sport and move forward to a career in Rodeo and Bull riding. 
 



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