Five World Champs Highlight 2016 ProRodeo Hall of Fame Class
Five world champions headline the 2016 induction class for the ProRodeo Hall of Fame in Colorado Springs.
The world champions include Dave Appleton (all-around, 1988), Arnold Felts (steer roping, 1981), John Quintana (bull riding, 1972), Jerold Camarillo (team roping, 1969) and Bud Linderman (bareback riding). Also voted in by the selection committee were rodeo notable Myrtis Dightman, announcer Phil Gardenhire, renowned steer wrestling horse Scottie, celebrated saddle bronc horse and sire Gray Wolf, and committees for Spanish Fork (Utah) Fiesta Days Rodeo and the Redding (Calif.) Rodeo.
They will be enshrined August 6 during ceremonies in the sculpture garden adjacent to the Hall. The induction week will kick off with the 29th annual ProRodeo Hall of Fame Golf Tournament on August 4, the Cowboy Ball on August 5, and then culminates with the Commissioner's Classic Team Roping competition on August 7.