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Armed and Dangerous: Rope Choice of 2023 Governor’s Cup Top 8
The weapons of choice for the best in the world roping in Sioux Falls' 2023 Final Saturday.
Wesley Thorp getting ready to rope at the 2023 Governor's Cup in Sioux Falls.
Wesley Thorp at the 2023 Governor's Cup in Sioux Falls.

It’s time for the clean-slate round of eight at the 2023 Governor’s Cup in Sioux Falls, and these are the rope choices on each end as they battle for the $25,000-a-man title.

Sioux Falls Short Round Rope Choice
HeadersHead RopesHeelersHeel Ropes
Brenten HallClassic Powerline SPaden BrayPowerline Lite HM 
Clay SmithClassic Powerline SColeby PayneRattler GT4 Lite HM
Tyler WadeClassic Powerline SWesley ThorpClassic NV4 HM
Luke BrownClassic Powerline XSHunter KochClassic Powerline HM
Clint SummersRattler GT4 XSJake LongCactus Mojo MH
Marcus TheriotClassic Triton MSCole CurryClassic Powerline Lite HM 
Coleman Proctor Lone Star Fever XSLogan MedlinCactus Future MH
Derrick BegayClassic Powerline Lite XSColter ToddClassic Powerline HM

The rope choices of the top eight in Puyallup’s short round:

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