MKYRA mission statement
For the development and enrichment of youth in the sport of Rodeo

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MKYRA Purposes and Aims

-To maintain order and standards set up by the MO-KAN Youth Rodeo Association among members at their functions. 

The MO-KAN Youth Rodeo Association is organized exclusively for charitable and educational purposes. 

-To promote youth rodeo on a regional scale
and to work toward bringing recognition to this activity for the members of the MO-KAN Youth Rodeo Association. 

-To promote the highest type of conduct and
sportsmanship at the various rodeos by setting up standards to be met to reach this end. 

-To keep the Western Heritage alive in America. 

-To promote humane treatment of animals. 

-To promote closer relationships among the people interested in this activity and the organization they represent. 

-To increase and maintain the interest of students in rodeos and other related functions. 

It is the intent of the MO-KAN Youth Rodeo Association to encourage any student to continue in school as a regularly enrolled student, and to improve his or her education. 



Youth Rodeo Association
Est. 1991


Rodeo Events & Age Divisions

Pee Wee 8 & Under
Mutton Busting
Calf Riding
Goat Tail Untying
Barrel Racing
Pole Bending
Team Roping
Mini Bareback Riding

JR 9 - 13 yrs
Bareback Riding
Steer Riding
Girls Breakaway
Boys Breakaway
Girls Goat tying
Boys Goat Tying
Girls Barrel Racing
Girls Pole Bending
Chute Dogging
Team Roping

SR 14 - 18 yrs
Bull Riding
Bareback Riding
Saddle Bronc Riding
Chute Dogging
Steer Wrestling
Girls Breakaway
Tie Down Calf Roping
Girls Goat Tying
Girls Barrel Racing
Girls Pole Bending
Team Roping