California Junior Cowboys Association


CJCA is a non-profit, all-volunteer junior rodeo association offering exciting rodeo competition for cowboys and cowgirls up to 19 years old. We have finished our 2017 season and are getting ready for 2018! Become a member.

Events for the youngest cowpokes (6 years old and younger):

Mutton Busting
Goat Undecorating
Dummy Roping
Stick Horse Barrel Racing
Stick Horse Pole Racing

Events for youths 7-19 years old:

Barrel Racing
Breakaway Roping
Bronc/Bareback Riding
Bull Riding
Calf Riding
Calf Tying
Chute Dogging
Dummy Roping
Goat Tying
Pole Bending
Steer Riding
Steer Stopping
Team Roping
Tie Down Roping

Bareback/Saddle Steer Riding (option of 1)

Check out our complete listing of all events by age group with entry fees.

We are deeply appreciative of all of our generous sponsors who make the CJCA possible for more than 100 junior rodeo cowgirls and cowboys each year. Thank you!

Become a Member Now!

Jan. 13 Woodlake Lions Rodeo Grounds
Feb. 18 Woodlake Lions Rodeo Grounds
March 10 Woodlake Lions Rodeo Grounds
April 14-15 Woodlake Lions Rodeo Grounds
June 2 Laton Lions Rodeo Grounds
July 7-8 Glennville Rodeo Grounds
August 25 Clovis Rodeo Grounds


March 11 Woodlake Lions Rodeo Grounds
June 3 Laton Lions Rodeo Grounds