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. In 2017 most of our rodeos are held at the Woodlake Lions Rodeo Grounds, along with another at Laton Lions Rodeo Grounds and our finals rodeo at Clovis Rodeo Grounds. Our season is January through July with our finals rodeo held in August. 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!

March 10 Rodeo is Canceled

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 Woodlake Lions Rodeo Grounds
August 25 Clovis Rodeo Grounds


June 3 Laton Lions Rodeo Grounds