Riders: Injury Reports

Blood. Bruises. Broken bones. It's all in a day's work for the PBR's elite Sports Medicine Team. Anytime one the best bull rider's in the world face their one-ton adversaries at a Built Ford Tough Series event we have the staff to make sure they recieve the best possible care if needed.

Last Update Rider Status News Reported Est. Return
Sunday, April 23, 2017 Stetson Lawrence Out Stetson Lawrence is not competing in the Championship Round in Tacoma after sustaining a fractured pelvis when he was stepped on after dismounting his 2nd round bull. 4/23/17 TBD
Sunday, April 23, 2017 Dakota Buttar Competing Dakota Buttar sprained his left elbow (riding hand, ulnar collateral
ligament) when he hung up after being thrown from his 2nd round bull in Tacoma.
4/23/17 4/23/17
Sunday, April 23, 2017 Luis Blanco Competing

Luis Blanco is competing with a sprained thumb (metacarpal phalangeal joint ulnar collateral ligament) of his riding hand sustained during his first round ride in Tacoma.

4/23/17 4/23/17
Saturday, April 22, 2017 JW Harris Probable

JW Harris sustained a low back strain when his first round bull in Tacoma kicked him in the back after throwing him off. He is probable for round 2.

4/22/17 4/22/17
Saturday, April 22, 2017 Jess Lockwood Competing

Jess Lockwood strained his neck landing on his head when thrown from his first round bull in Tacoma. He is competing in the 15/15 Round.

4/22/17 4/22/17
Saturday, April 22, 2017 Gage Gay Competing

Gage Gay sustained a bruised right shoulder when pinned between the bull's horn and the post of the chute gate when his first round bull in Tacoma almost flipped over in the chute. He is taking his reride.

4/22/17 4/22/17
Saturday, April 22, 2017 Kurt Shephard Competing

Kurt Shephard returns after being out with a lacerated spleen. 

4/22/17 4/22/17
Saturday, April 22, 2017 Ryan Dirteater Competing

Ryan Dirteater returns after being out with a groin strain.  

4/22/17 4/22/17
Saturday, April 22, 2017 Stormy Wing Competing

Stormy Wing returns after being out with a bruised right calf.  

4/22/17 4/22/17
Saturday, April 22, 2017 Rubens Barbosa Competing

Reubens Barbosa returns after being out due to a concussion. 

4/22/17 4/22/17
Saturday, April 22, 2017 Eduardo Aparecido Competing

Eduardo Aparecido returns after being out with a right elbow (riding arm) sprain. 

4/22/17 4/22/17
Saturday, April 22, 2017 Dener Barbosa Competing

Dener Barbosa is competing with a sprained left elbow. 

4/22/17 4/22/17
Saturday, April 22, 2017 Gage Gay Competing

Gage Gay is competing with a left shoulder separation sustained.  

4/22/17 4/22/17
Saturday, April 22, 2017 Luis Blanco Competing

Luis Blanco is competing with a sprained left elbow (riding arm). 

4/22/17 4/22/17
Saturday, April 22, 2017 Reese Cates Out

Reese Cates is out with a sore right elbow (riding arm). 

4/22/17 TBD
Saturday, April 22, 2017 Mike Lee Out

Mike Lee is out with a left elbow (riding arm) dislocation sustained at a qualifier event. 

4/22/17 TBD
Saturday, April 22, 2017 Mason Lowe Out

Mason Lowe is out with back spasms. 

4/22/17 TBD
Saturday, April 22, 2017 Brady Sims Out

Brady Sims is out after undergoing surgery for a broken left leg sustained in Sioux Falls. 

4/22/17 TBD
Sunday, April 8, 2017 Troy Wilkinson Out

Troy Wilkinson strained his left groin (hip adductor) during his 3rd round ride in Billings. He is not competing in the Championship Round.

4/9/17 TBD
Friday, April 7, 2017 JW Harris Competing

JW Harris returns to Billings, MT after being out with an aggravation of his left groin strain.

4/7/17 4/7/17
Friday, April 7, 2017 Shane Proctor Competing


Shane Proctor returns to Billings after being out with a right wrist (riding hand).

4/7/17 4/7/17
Friday, April 7, 2017 JB Mauney Competing

JB Mauney is competing in Billings with a sore left elbow.

4/7/17 4/7/17
Friday, April 7, 2017 Mason Lowe Out

Mason Lowe is not competing in Billings because of back spasms

4/7/17 TBD
Friday, April 7, 2017 Ryan Dirteater Out

Ryan Dirteater is out of Billings with a groin strain. He is probable for Tacoma.

4/7/17 TBD
Sunday, April 2, 2017 J.B. Mauney Competing

JB Mauney twisted his right knee as he started to dismount his 3rd round bull in Sioux Falls. He chose to forego evaluation until after the Championship Round.

4/2/17 4/2/17
Sunday, April 2, 2017 Brady Sims Out

Brady Sims sustained a broken left leg (tibia and fibula) when he was stepped on after being thrown from his 3rd round bull in Sioux Falls. He us being transported to Sanford Hospital for surgery.

4/2/17 TBD
Sunday, April 2, 2017 Mason Lowe Out

Mason Lowe is not competing in the 3rd round in Sioux Falls due to back spasms. He is probable for Billings.

4/2/17 4/8/17
Sunday, April 2, 2017 Stormy Wing Out

Stormy Wing is not competing in the 3rd round in Sioux Falls due to a right calf contusion sustained when he was stepped on after being thrown from his 15/15 Round bull. He is questionable for Billings.

4/2/17 TBD
Sunday, April 2, 2017 Ryan Dirteater Out

Ryan Dirteater is not competing in round 3 in Sioux Falls after straining a left thigh adductor during his ride in the 15/15 Round. He is questionable for Billings.

4/2/17 TBD
Sunday, April 2, 2017 Gage Gay Out

Gage Gay is not competing in the 3rd round in Sioux Falls due to his left sacroiliac sprain. He is questionable for Billings.

4/2/17 TBD
Saturday, April 1, 2017 Rubens Barbosa Out

Reubens Barbosa sustained a concussion when he hit the bull's head during the 15/15 Round in Sioux Falls. He is not competing in round 3.

4/1/17 TBD
Saturday, April 1, 2017 Dener Barbosa Out Dener Barbosa aggravated a left elbow sprain (riding arm, posterolateral corner, injured in the Championship Round in Phoenix) during his 2nd round ride in Sioux Falls. He is not competing in the 15/15 Round and is out until Tacoma. 4/1/17 4/21/17
Saturday, April 1, 2017 Eduardo Aparecido Out Eduardo Aparecido strained his right brachialis and sprained his right
elbow (riding arm, ulnar collateral ligament) during his 2nd round ride in Sioux Falls. He is not competing in the 15/15 Round and will be out until Tacoma.
4/1/17 4/21/17
Friday, March 31, 2017 Ryan Dirteater Competing Ryan Dirteater is competing with a left costochondral sprain. 3/31/17 3/31/17
Friday, March 31, 2017 Eduardo Aparecido Competing Eduardo Aparecido is competing with a left groin strain. 3/31/17 3/31/17
Friday, March 31, 2017 Luis Blanco Competing

Luis Blanco is competing with a sprained left elbow (riding arm).

3/31/17 3/31/17
Friday, March 31, 2017 JW Harris Out

JW Harris is out with an aggravation of his left groin strain.

3/31/17 TBD
Friday, March 31, 2017 Shane Proctor Out

Shane Proctor is out with a right wrist (riding hand).

3/31/17 TBD
Friday, March 31, 2017 Jake Gowdy Out

Jake Gowdy is out with a left shoulder (riding arm) separation.

3/31/17 TBD
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 Eduardo Aparecido Probable

Eduardo Aparecido sustained a concussion during the Championship Round in Phoenix. He is probable for Sioux Falls.

3/29/17 3/31/17
Saturday, March 25, 2017 Mason Lowe Competing

Mason Lowe returns to competition in Glendale after being out with a right hip pointer.

3/25/17 3/25/17
Saturday, March 18, 2017 JW Harris Competing JW Harris is competing with a left groin (hip adductor) strain sustained during his 1st round ride in Albuquerque. 3/18/17 3/18/17
Saturday, March 18, 2017 Cody Rodeo Tyler Competing Cody Rodeo Tyler bruised his left shoulder when he was hit by the bull's horn horn during his 2nd round ride in Albuquerque and bruised his right ankle when he was stepped on while hung up to the bull. 3/18/17
3/18/17
Saturday, March 18, 2017 Ryan Dirteater Competing Ryan Dirteater is competing with a left rib costochondral sprain sustained when he landed awkwardly when thrown from his first round bull in Albuquerque. 3/18/17 3/18/17
Saturday, March 18, 2017 Tanner Byrne Out  Tanner Byrne is not competing in the 3rd round in Albuquerque after
aggravating his left groin strain.
3/18/17 TBD
Friday, March 17, 2017 Brady Sims Competing Brady Sims is competing with a sprained thumb of his riding hand and right groin strain. 3/17/17 3/17/17
Friday, March 17, 2017 Eduardo Aparecido Competing Eduardo Aparecido is competing with a left groin strain. 3/17/17 3/17/17
Friday, March 17, 2017 Jake Gowdy Competing Jake Gowdy is competing with a a broken right 2nd metatarsal (free hand). 3/17/17 3/17/17
Friday, March 17, 2017 Gage Gay Competing Gage Gay returns after being out with a left shoulder separation sustained in St. Louis. 3/17/17 3/17/17
Friday, March 10, 2017 Jess Lockwood Out Jess Lockwood is out with a left hip adductor (groin muscle, adductor brevis distal avulsion) sustained during his ride at Arlington. 3/10/17 TBD
Friday, March 10, 2017 Kurt Shephard Out Kurt Shephard is out with a lacerated spleen sustained in Oklahoma City. 3/10/17 TBD
Friday, March 10, 2017 Nevada Newman Out Nevada Newman is out for 6 months with an unstable right shoulder (free arm) requiring surgery. 3/10/17 TBD
Friday, March 10, 2017 Brady Sims Competing Brady Sims is competing with a sprained thumb of his riding hand and right groin strain. 3/10/17 3/10/17
Friday, March 10, 2017 Dener Barbosa Competing Dener Barbosa is competing with an unstable right shoulder (free arm). 3/10/17 3/10/17
Friday, March 10, 2017 Eduardo Aparecido Competing Eduardo Aparecido is competing with a left groin strain. 3/10/17 3/10/17
Sunday, February 26, 2017 Gage Gay Out Gage Gay landed on his left shoulder (free arm) when he was thrown from his 3rd round bull in St. Louis sustaining an apparent clavicle fracture 2/26/17 TBD
Sunday, February 26, 2017 Derek Kolbaba Out Derek Kolbaba sustained a concussion when he was hit by the bull's head as he was thrown from his 3rd round bull in St. Louis.  2/26/17 TBD
Sunday, February 26, 2017 Brady Sims Competing Brady Sims is competing with a right groin (hip adductor) strain sustained during his 2nd round ride. 2/26/17 2/26/17
Saturday, February 25, 2017 J.B. Mauney Competing JB Mauney is competing with an aggravation of an old left elbow injury that 
kept him from competing in the first round in St Louis.
2/25/17 2/25/17
Saturday, February 25, 2017 Tanner Byrne Out

Tanner Byrne is out with a left groin (hip adductor magnus, adductor long 
us, gracilis) sustained during his first round ride in St. Louis.

2/25/17 TBD
Friday, February 24, 2017 Joao Ricardo Vieira Competing

Joao Ricardo Vieira is competing with a sprained left elbow (riding arm).

2/24/17 2/24/17
Friday, February 24, 2017 Brady Sims Competing Brady Sims is competing with a sprained thumb of his riding hand. 2/24/17 2/24/17
Friday, February 24, 2017 Dener Barbosa Competing Dener Barbosa is competing with an unstable right shoulder (free arm). 2/24/17 2/24/17
Saturday, February 18, 2017 Jorge Valdiviezo Competing

Jorge Valdiviezo is competing with a sore left shoulder (free arm). 

2/18/17 2/18/17
Saturday, February 18, 2017 Dakota Buttar Out

Dakota Buttar is out with a concussion sustained in Kansas City. 

2/18/17 TBD
Saturday, February 18, 2017 Nevada Newman Out

Nevada Newman is out for 6 months with an unstable right shoulder (free arm) requiring surgery. 

2/18/17 TBD
Sunday, February 12, 2017 Stormy Wing Out

Stormy Wing is not competing in round 2 in Kansas City due to the concussion sustained in round 1. He is questionable for Arlington, TX.

2/12/17 TBD
Sunday, February 12, 2017 Matt Tripplet Out

Matt Triplett is not competing in the 2nd round in Kansas City due to a a sore left shoulder. He is questionable for Arlington, TX.

2/12/17 TBD
Sunday, February 12, 2017 Jess Lockwood Out

Jess Lockwood is not competing in round 2 in Kansas City due to a left deep thigh bruise. He is questionable for Arlington, TX.

2/12/17 TBD
Sunday, February 12, 2017 Dakota Butter Doubtful

Dakota Buttar was admitted to the hospital for observation and is expected to be released today. He is not competing in round 2 in Kansas City and is doubtful for Arlington, TX.

2/12/17 TBD
Sunday, February 12, 2017 Jess Lockwood Questionable

Jess Lockwood sustained a deep thigh bruise (left quadriceps) when he was stepped on after being thrown from his 15/15 Round bull in Kansas City. He is questionable for round 2.

2/12/17 TBD
Saturday, February 11, 2017 Nevado Newman Out

Nevada Newman is out for 6 months with an unstable right shoulder (free arm) requiring surgery.

2/11/17 TBD
Friday, February 3, 2017 Nevada Newman Out

Nevada Newman is out for 6 months with an unstable right shoulder (free arm) requiring surgury

2/3/17 TBD
Thursday, November 3, 2016  Aaron Roy Out

Aaron Roy is out with a broken right femur

11/3/16 NA