Test your trainer's ability to "buck it out" and help us raise money doing it!! Join us Thursday night after the last class at the UPHA American Royal at the PBR Sky Bar as we determine which of our industry's top trainers posess the skills to stay atop the mechanical bull! WHO: Doors are open to all 21 and over!! WHAT: Fundraising Event for the UPHA WHERE: PBR Big Sky Bar, Power and Light District, Kansas City WHEN: Thursday night at the Royal, after the last class WHY: because your friends will all be there, too! COST: $5 cover charge (donated by PBR Sky Bar back to the UPHA) gets you a special wrist band that buys you happy hour drink specials all night long AND a free pass to come back again on Saturday night! THIS IS HOW IT WORKS: Nominate your rider (can be a professional or an amateur rider) for $100. Nominations are open through November 1st. From the list of nominated riders, the ten riders whose supporters pledge the most money by noon on Thursday will be in our buck-off on Thursday night. Those ten riders will compete for the best score, with the winning rider getting a free registration for the UPHA Convention, and more importantly, bragging rights!! The nomination fee is $100. You may nominate through Crowdrise, or privately by emailing email@example.com. Once a rider is nominated, additional pledges/donations will be accepted on behalf of that rider with the ten riders raising the most money competing in the Buck-Off on Thursday night!