Competitors shine at 50th Chopaka

The 50th anniversary of the Chopaka Rodeo attracted competitors and spectators from throughout Alberta, B.C. and the U.S.

An unidentified bullfighter rushes to help Penticton's Chad Eneas who was at the mercy of the bull Come Apart after being bucked off. The rider was not hurt thanks to the man's quick actions.

An unidentified bullfighter rushes to help Penticton's Chad Eneas who was at the mercy of the bull Come Apart after being bucked off. The rider was not hurt thanks to the man's quick actions.



The Chopaka Rodeo celebrated its 50th anniversary May 5 with a wide range of events from bareback riding, bull riding, barrel racing and much more. An appreciative crowd cheered on their favourite cowboys and cowgirls during the afternoon of activity.