Champion Bull Rider

We hope you caught the buckle presentation on Saturday night before you headed over to the Ned LeDoux concert. Watch for updated photos soon of all of our 2019 winners!


Just in case you missed the buckle presentation, immediately following the last 2018 bull ride on Saturday, at Fremont Bull Riding Classic.  Our Champion Bull Rider Buckle was presented to our top bull rider, Dustin Olmstead. The buckle was presented by Jill Gossett of Fremont Health (and daughter), along with Lane and Stella Larreau of Rodeo Rose Productions.

Congratulations to our 2018 Champion Bull Rider, Dustin Olmsted of Hopington, IA with 167 points! Dustin is a 3rd time winner of this event, he was also our top rider in 2013 and 2016 as well!


Bill Sumerour, Manhattan KS - 87 points,
Jake Stoltz, Cedar Rapids IA - 86 points,
Travis Garrett, Rock Valley IA - 78 points,
Cody Elkins, Osceola NE - 78 points,
Justin McCall, Winner SD - 76 points,
Trey Kerner, Brule NE - 72 points.

We are very proud of you all!


Our 2018 Champion Bull Rider buckle was donated and presented by Fremont Health!

Mutton Bustin' Classic

Great job to our amazing 2018 Mutton Busters!


CHAMPION: Jacob Mognaghan,
2nd place: Hank Reyes

3rd place: Dillon Mackling

CHAMPION: Brogen Frink
2nd place: Ken Guerrero

3rd place: Gavin Dean.

All 60 of our riders were winners, and received a fun prize package, thanks to our sponsors C-R Menn Concrete and First National Bank. Mutton Buster gear bags and sheep pens donated by Soul & Swag, other items donated by Runza and First National Bank.


Our top riders each night received a Champion Mutton Buster Buckle and Tractor Supply Company gift card, 2nd and 3rd place riders were given a trophy and gift card as well.

This year the prize packages for our Mutton 

Busters were donated by our Mutton Bustin'

Classic Sponsor Cavender's Western Outfitters

of Omaha! Cavender's in partnership with Ariat
also donated new western shirts for all of our
Task Force members! Thank you for your support!



1995 - 1st Annual
Myron Miigrel - Ravenna, NE

1996 - 2nd Annual
Brad Elkins - Grand Island, NE

1997 - 3rd Annual
Josh Cox - Sutherland, NE

1998 - 4th Annual
Will Callahan - Maxwell, NE

1999 - 5th Annual
Jason Bettison - Ashland, NE

2000 - 6th Annual
Brian Peak - Cottonwood Falls, KS

2001 - 7th Annual
Chad Whatley - Elk City, OK

2002 - 8th Annual
Robby Dillard - Galva, KS
Justin Altwine - Smith Center, KS

2003 - 9th Annual
Josh Larson - North Platte, NE

2004 - 10th Annual
Josh Larson - North Platte, NE
Jake Bonny - New Castle, OK

2005 - 11th Annual
Mark Studley - Speed, KS

2006 - 12th Annual
Rigin Fletcher - Merna, NE

2007 - 13th Annual
Steve Lile - Clever, MO

2008 - 14th Annual
Levi Stepp - Lincoln, NE

2009 - 15th Annual
Ryan Littau - Natoma, KS

2010 - 16th Annual
Sterling Bragfrede - Jackson, MN
Brad Check - Eastman, WI

2011 - 17th Annual
Evan Hecht - Merrill, IA

2012 - 18th Annual
Ryan Schumacher - Stillwater, MN

2013 - 19th Annual
Dustin Olmstead - Cascade, IA

2014 - 20th Annual
Wyatt Smith - Sumner, NE

2015 - 21st Annual
Zack Kaup - Lincoln, NE

2016 - 22nd Annual
Dustin Olmstead - Hopkinton, IA

2017 - 23rd Annual

Cody Anderson - Alta, IA

2018 - 24th Annual

Dustin Olmsted, Hopington, IA

TSC Wild Steer Ride

Thank you to our Wild Steer Ride Participants for entertaining us during intermission of the 2019 Fremont Bull Riding Classic! 


Our 2019 Team Sponsors were T & T Electric, Wiechman Pig Company, Kevin Prinz Realtor - Don Peterson & Assoc., Heavenly Divine Equine Massage, Murray Motors, FCC, Inc., and Kiel's Barber Shop.