las vegas breakaway roping cowgirl magazine
Photo by Ken Amorosano.……

The girls have it in Las Vegas when it comes to breakaway roping. 

Two major events are planned for women wanting to test their mettle against the best breakaway ropers in the world and a chance to qualify for big money in RFD-TV’s The American next year.

Rope for the Crown will take place at the Core Arena at the Plaza Hotel in Downtown Las Vegas December 6-7, beginning with an Open Ladies qualifier on Friday, followed by Saturday’s World Champion Breakaway Finale starting at 10 a.m.  A variety of breakaway action will continue all week at the Plaza with events scheduled daily.  Visit

Over at the Orleans another RFD-TV The American Qualifier, All In Breakaway, will take place Monday through Wednesday, December 9-11, giving more opportunities for women to make some serious money in the fast-growing rodeo sport with a guaranteed $100,000 payout.  Visit