Rodeo pageants seek contestants
Dodge City - The Miss Rodeo Kansas Pageant is looking for contestants for its upcoming competitions.
Young women can compete in the Miss Rodeo Kansas pageant or the Miss Teen Rodeo Kansas pageant.
Women between the ages of 18 and 24 can compete for Miss Rodeo Kansas 2006. To be eligible for the Miss Teen Rodeo Kansas 2006 title, contestants must be between the ages of 14 and 18. Pageant directors say Miss Rodeo Kansas is personable, horse-savvy and would like to promote the Western way of life.
Held in conjunction with the Dodge City Days Round-up Rodeo, Aug. 2-4, the competition includes horsemanship, rodeo knowledge, poise, public speaking, personal interviews and appearance.
Miss Rodeo Kansas 2006 will make appearances at rodeos and events while traveling approximately 30,000 miles throughout her reign. She also can compete for Miss Rodeo America.
For more information or an application, contact Shelia Croft at (620) 668-5574, firstname.lastname@example.org or missrodeokansas.com. Application deadline is June 20.