GLENDALE, Ariz. – The world’s prime bull driving athletes and rankest bucking bulls in the enterprise will make their triumphant return to Glendale’s Gila River Area March 12-14 for the PBR (Skilled Bull Riders) Unleash The Beast Glendale Invitational, introduced by Cooper Tires.

Whereas the typical Glendale go to is 2 days of nonstop motion, followers can be handled to three days of bull driving – together with two championship rounds – for the first time in the occasion’s historical past. With the February 13-14 PBR occasion in Del Rio, Texas reduce brief due to inclement climate, the last day of competitors from that occasion, together with a daily spherical and championship spherical, can be held on Friday night time, March 12 in Glendale. One other Unleash The Beast world championship factors occasion will then be held Saturday and Sunday.

Occasions like Glendale are pivotal as the new season’s world title race begins to choose up momentum. Followers in the Grand Canyon state are positive to be on the fringe of their seats as the final degree of competitors unfolds earlier than them with the Top 30 bull riders in the world placing all of it on the line for much-needed factors and an opportunity at climbing to the prime of the 2021 world standings leaderboard.

JB Mauney rides Wire McCoy/Steve Greatest’s Ridin Solo for 87.25 throughout the second spherical of the Guthrie Bullnanza Unleash the Beast PBR. Picture by Andy Watson

In 2019, veteran rider Joao Ricardo Vieira did simply that in profitable his first premier sequence occasion since 2016 following two days of continuous motion at Gila River Area. After going 3-for-3 over the weekend, Vieira earned 460 world factors, hovering from the No. 117 spot in the PBR world standings to No. 6.
PBR’s fourth 12 months in Glendale comes on the heels of a pioneering 2020 season in which PBR was the first main skilled sport in North America to return to fan-less competitors in late April following the COVID-19 (coronavirus) associated shutdowns, and the first in the nation to host followers in-arena in July with security protocols in place.

Gila River Area deploys VenueShield, ASM World’s complete and industry-leading reopening program. These protocols and procedures present the highest degree of cleanliness, security, safety and client confidence, in alignment with approvals from native authorities officers and healthcare specialists. VenueShield offers the most superior hygienic safeguards that serve ASM World’s shoppers, friends, employees, groups, expertise and all different guests. All insurance policies are aligned with, and knowledgeable by, public well being authorities, medical and {industry} specialists.

Gila River Area requires all friends to cross a well being questionnaire in advance of coming into the venue. As well as, the venue has put measures into place that eradicate touchpoints together with:

  • All tickets have to be bought on-line and followers’ telephones at the moment are their ticket into the occasion. (The venue is now not promoting bodily tickets.)
  • Parking passes have to be bought on-line in advance of the occasion.
  • Concessions could be ordered and paid for from followers’ cellphones and picked up in an categorical pickup line.
  • No baggage of any form are permitted in the venue.
  • Masks have to be worn always.
  • Company should observe social distancing always.

As well as to Facilities for Illness Management (CDC) screening, PBR employees and athletes can be required to endure medical testing for COVID-19 and put on masks.

A full overview of all venue COVID-19 pointers and protocols, together with additional info on the necessary well being questionnaire, masks specs, contactless entry and extra could be discovered HERE.
Tickets for the three-day occasion go on sale Monday, Feb. 22 and could be bought by calling PBR at (800) 732-1727, visiting, or by visiting Costs vary from $15 to $107, if bought in advance. The bull driving motion begins at 7:45 on Friday, March 12, 6:45 p.m. on Saturday, March 13 and 1:45 p.m. on Sunday, March 14.

Followers can improve their ticket buy for any night time by deciding on the “Elite Expertise” add-on for $75. This elevated expertise consists of a $10 concession voucher, a query and reply presentation with a few of the prime bull riders and inventory contractors in the world and memento credential and lanyard.

Avid bull driving followers who’re on the lookout for an unique VIP expertise whereas having fun with the world’s prime bull driving circuit should purchase “PBR Elite Seats” for $350. These tickets supply premium seats closest to the chutes, a $10 concession voucher, a query and reply presentation with a few of the prime bull riders and inventory contractors in the world, a particular tour of the bucking chutes with a inventory contractor and memento credential and lanyard. Social distancing can be practiced always all through the expertise.

Glendale’s “Elite Expertise” and “PBR Elite Seats” can each be bought by contacting the PBR Buyer Service Division at 800-732-1727 or by visiting

JB Mauney makes an attempt to journey Dakota Rodeo/Chad Berger/Clay Struve/Staci Wilks/N Bar Ranch’s Pennywise throughout the second spherical of the Bismarck Unleash the Beast PBR. Picture by Andy Watson

As well as to the ticket packages accessible, followers should purchase an unique behind the scenes expertise with the animal athletes of the PBR by signing up for the “Bull Housing Tour” on Saturday morning March 13. This restricted capability expertise provides a query and reply presentation with a few of the prime inventory contractors who look after and lift the greatest bucking bulls in the world in addition to a meet and greet with the bovines themselves, collectible e book detailing the historic bulls of the PBR and a memento credential and lanyard.

The “Bull Housing Tour” is offered for $60 per individual and may each be bought by contacting the PBR Buyer Service Division at 800-732-1727 or by visiting Social distancing can be practiced always all through the tour.

PBR followers round the nation can benefit from the Glendale “Journey Package deal,” a model new supply for the 2021 occasion. This getaway bundle provides lodge lodging for 2 nights (Fri/Sat or Sat/Solar), two tickets for each nights of the competitors, two $10 concession vouchers, an unique behind-the-scenes tour of the inter-workings of a PBR occasion, the thrilling Saturday morning “Bull Housing Tour,” a welcome tote and a memento credential and lanyard. Obtainable for $1,300, the “Journey Package deal” is constructed as the final weekend away in Arizona for 2 followers and could be bought by calling PBR. Followers wanting to attend all three nights of the occasion can improve to a $1500 bundle to add the third night time’s tickets and concession voucher.


About PBR (Skilled Bull Riders)PBR is the world’s premier bull driving group. Greater than 700 bull riders compete in greater than 200 occasions yearly throughout the televised PBR Unleash the Beast Tour (UTB), which options the Top 30 bull riders in the world; the PBR Pendleton Whisky Velocity Tour (PWVT); the PBR Touring Professional Division (TPD); and the PBR’s worldwide circuits in Australia, Brazil, Canada and Mexico. PBR’s digital property embody RidePass, which is house to Western sports activities. PBR is a subsidiary of IMG, a worldwide chief in sports activities, style, occasions and media. For extra info, go to, or comply with on Fb at, Twitter at, and YouTube at

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