Loxahatchee, FL – February 10, 2011 – Vinceremos Therapeutic Riding Center is hosting its final “Buck Off” Event this Thursday night February 10, 2011. The event is sponsored by Vetericyn and is held at the Players Club. The evening’s winning team will join the two other teams from the other two Buck Offs as qualifiers to compete at the VTRC Annual Dinner held on Friday, February 18, 2011.
Guests can perfect their bull riding techniques before the competition from 7-8pm for $10 per ride. Starting at 8p.m. the competition begins with three hours of action packed bull riding fun. Teams of four can ride for $100 and individuals can ride for $30. All participants receive a BUCK OFF t-shirt. The winning team receives a ticket to VTRC Benefit Auction Dinner and a spot to compete in the finals, held at the International Polo Club February 18, 2011 during the VTRC Benefit Auction Dinner. This year’s winning teams will compete against The Bad Boy Vets last year’s “Buck Off” champions.
Floridian Community Bank secured their spot in the first week of competition. Winners of the second “Buck Off” were Team Bobbi’s Boys which included Jimmy Fairclough, Turea Wilson, Trevor Ritter, and Kevin McCarthy. Only one more round to go so don’t miss it!
The judges for the final buck off include the one and only Mason Phelps, Jr., Robert Dover, Cindy Bovay, Marie Miller and Maverick, the bull riding professional. Anyone over 18 can compete and any age can come and watch. This is the last chance to get in on the action. Bring your friends and come out for a night of fun and laughs.
“These Buck Offs have been such fun for us,” noted Vinceremos Director Ruth Menor. “Last week there were a lot of great contenders out there vying for the spot to participate at our Annual dinner dance!
It’s been such fun for both our students and the community and we are just so excited how many people have come out!”
Tables will go quickly for the 2011 Benefit Auction Dinner & Dance; to purchase tickets please call 561-792-9900 or visit www.vinceremos.com/benefit.html.
Vinceremos Dinner Dance Fast Facts:
Who: Vinceremos Therapeutic Riding Center (VTRC) is a nonprofit organization based in Loxahatchee, FL, that provides recreational and therapeutic riding instruction to people of all ages with varying developmental, physical, and psychological disabilities. The organization, founded in 1982, assists more than 350 adults and children every year, helping them gain a sense of accomplishment, greater independence, and a higher quality of life. The VTRC has received a “Premier Accreditation” rating from the North American Riding for the Handicapped Association (NARHA).
What: VTRC is hosting “My First Pony” Themed Dinner and Dance Complete with Mechanical Bull Riding Competition Finals and Live Auction
When: Friday, February 18, 2011 at 6:30 pm
Where: International Polo Club
For more information on the Vinceremos Therapeutic Horseback Riding Center and the Annual Dinner Dance/Auction Benefit for Vinceremos please visit www.vinceremos.com.
Media Contact: Mason Phelps
Phelps Media Group, Inc. International
phone 561.753.3389 fax 561.753.3386