2023 National Finals Rodeo

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When is the 2023 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo?
Thursday, Dec. 7, 2023—Saturday, Dec. 16, 2023

Who are the 2023 NFR team roping pairs? 

Kaleb Driggers & Junior Nogueira
Tyler Wade & Wesley Thorp

Nelson Wyatt & Jonathan Torres
Derrick Begay & Colter Todd

Dustin Egusquiza & Levi Lord
Coleman Proctor & Logan Medlin

Rhen Richard & Jeremy Buhler
Erich Rogers & Paul Eaves

Tanner Tomlinson & Patrick Smith
Andrew Ward & Buddy Hawkins

Clay Smith & Paden Bray
Marcus Theriot & Cole Curry

Jake Clay & Tyler Worley
Clint Summers & Jake Long

Luke Brown & Hunter Koch

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Clint Summers turning a steer for Jake Long to win Round 1 of the 2023 NFR.
2023 NFR Round 1: Clint Summers and Jake Long
Clint Summers
First Blood
Setting the Tone: Summers & Long Get Round 1 Win to Kick Off 2023 NFR
NFR team Roping Steers
round 1 steer report
The Strong Ones: NFR 2023 Round 1 Steer Report
Derrick Begay and Colter Todd taking their victory lap after winning the 2023 Pendleton Round-Up.
Begay’s Best NFR Life Will Be Outside the Arena
Brady Minor Sug
Only the Best
Brady Minor's Horse of the Year 'Sug' Will Start 2023 NFR Under Paden Bray
Junior Nogueira NFR
2023 NFR *Will* Be 10 Rounds with Two Performances Dec. 13
Jeremy Buhler heeling on Hoss at the 2022 NFR
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The Heel Horses of 2023 NFR Round 1
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The Ropes the Top 15 Heelers Will Use at the 2023 NFR
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Rope Selection
The Top 15 Headers' NFR Rope Choices
Kaleb Driggers riding Cuervo
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NFR Head Horses for Round 1