Forrest heads to his 17th straight Bull Riding Finals
Chris "Weasel" Forrest John Copsy
Bull Fighter,Weasel Forrest heads to his 17th straight Bull Riding Finals event. Although Forrest was voted to the 2011 Finals, he was unable to work the event due to a major injury sustained a month prior at PRCA event. This years All Regions Championship and SSBR Finals will be held in Forrest's home town of Manatee Co. where Forrest played Football at Southeast High School and Semi Pro Football for the Manasota Stars prior to becoming one of the greatest Bull Fighters the South has ever known. Forrest bagun his career in 1998 , working for another Manatee Co. Rodeo great, Bull Rider and Rodeo Producer, Doug Walker. In 2001 Forrest was named top Student at the late Rex Dunn's Elite Bull Fighters academy in Oklahoma. Since then Weasel Forrest has been voted to 16 Bull Riding Finals including : Florida High School Rodeo Finals, Southern Pro Bull Riding Finals, Southeastern Bull Riding Finals, Eastern Indian Rodeo Finals and the SSBR Finals.
In 2012, Weasel Forrest will also be joined by long time Bull Fighting partner, John Copsy, who has also amassed many great achievements himself, Including 2x SEBRS Finals,and 2x SSBR Finals Bullfighter. Both Bullfighters are also card holding members of the PRCA and continue to thrill both Pro Rodeo and Bull Riding fans alike. The SSBR is proud to have both these great Cowboy Savors as part of this years SSBR Finals.