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Cody DeMers


Events: Bareback Riding, Saddle Bronc Riding
Born: 4/17/1979 Helena, Mont.
Joined PRCA: 1999
PRCA Career Earnings: $1,010,802.00
World Titles Won: 0
WNFR Qualifications: 4 (2003-05, 2011)
Current Residence: Kimberly, Idaho

2014 world standings place: 81st
2014 earnings: $7,995
Tour Finale qualifications: 5
    Winter: 2005 (BB)
    Summer: 2003, 2005 (BB)
    Championship: 2004-05
RNCFR qualifications: 3 (2009, 2011-12)
Education: College of Southern Idaho (Twin Falls)

Professional
2015 Highlights
• Won the Grand National Rodeo (San Francisco, Calif.)
• Won the Brawley (Calif.) Cattle Call Rodeo
Career Highlights
• 2014: Co-champion at the Camrose (Alberta) Spring Classic Pro Rodeo
• 2013: Won the Cody (Wyo.) Nite Rodeo; the St. Paul (Ore.) Rodeo and the Magic Valley Stampede (Filer, Idaho). Finished 27th in the world with $34,436
• 2012: Won the 75th Annual Lehi (Utah) Round-Up and the Oakley Independence Day Rodeo (Oakley City, Utah). Co-champion at the Molalla (Ore.) Buckeroo. Finished 30th in the world standings with $27,064
• 2011: Tied for first place with Steven Dent in Round 4 of the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo and placed in five other rounds to jump from 13th to seventh in the final world standings. Won the Cattlemen's Days (Gunnison, Colo.) and the Oakdale (Calif.) Saddle Club Rodeo. Co-champion at the Days of '47 Rodeo (Salt Lake City, Utah). Finished seventh in the world standings with $115,285
• 2010: Won the Dodge Wilderness Circuit Finals Rodeo (Ogden, Utah); the Los Fresnos (Texas) PRCA Rodeo; That Famous Preston (Idaho) Night Rodeo; the Gooding (Idaho) ProRodeo; the Box Elder County Fair and Golden Spike Rodeo (Tremonton, Utah) and the Sanders County Fair & PRCA Rodeo (Plains, Mont.); co-champion at the Larimer County Fair & Rodeo (Loveland, Colo.). Finished 19th in the bareback riding world standings with $45,389
• 2009: Won the NILE ProRodeo (Billings, Mont.); co-champion at the Lakeside (Calif.) Rodeo. Finished 27th in the world standings with earnings of $29,521
• 2008: Won bareback riding titles at the Dinosaur Round-Up Rodeo (Vernal, Utah); the New Mexico State Fair & Rodeo (Albuquerque);  the Magic Valley Stampede (Filer, Idaho); Utah's Own Rodeo at the Utah State Fair (Salt Lake City); the Barstow (Calif.) Rodeo Stampede; the Andy Devine Days PRCA Rodeo (Kingman, Ariz.) and the San Bernadino (Calif.) Sheriff's PRCA Rodeo. Finished 18th in the bareback riding world standings with earnings of $48,511
• 2007: Won the all-around title at the Southwestern Exposition and Livestock Show (Fort Worth); the all-around and bareback riding titles at La Fiesta de los Vaqueros (Tucson, Ariz.) and the Buc Days Pro Rodeo (Corpus Christi, Texas). Won the bareback riding titles at the Guymon (Okla.) Pioneer Days Rodeo and the Evanston (Wyo.) Cowboy Days. Finished 23rd in the world standings with $33,188
• 2006: Won the all-around title at the Grand National Rodeo (San Francisco). Won bareback riding titles at the Poway (Calif.) Rodeo; the Pahrump (Nev.) Fall Festival Rodeo; the Lions Dixie Roundup (St. George, Utah); the Lynden (Wash.) PRCA Rodeo; the Horse Heaven Roundup (Kennewick, Wash.); the Mountain Valley Stampede (Heber City, Utah);  the Wrangler ProRodeo Tour Round at the Dodge City (Kan.) Roundup and That Famous Preston (Idaho) Night Rodeo. Co-champion at the Lehi (Utah) Round-Up and the Lakeside (Calif.) Rodeo. Won saddle bronc riding titles at the Cache County Fair and Rodeo (Logan, Utah) and the Lakeside (Calif.) Rodeo. Finished 22nd in the world standings with $43,019
• 2005: Finished seventh in the bareback riding at the Wrangler NFR with $37,019; finished the year seventh in the world standings in bareback riding with $117,834, eighth in the all-around with $131,839 and 49th in the saddle bronc riding with $18,023. Won the all-around title at the Omak (Wash.) Stampede. Won bareback riding titles at the Omak (Wash.) Stampede; the Northside Showdown Pro Rodeo (Jerome, Idaho); the Montana State Fair Championship PRCA Rodeo (Great Falls); the Deseret Park Stampede (Tooele, Utah); the Walker County Fair & PRCA Rodeo (Huntsville, Texas) and the Oakdale (Calif.) Saddle Club Rodeo. Co-champion at the War Bonnet Roundup Rodeo (Idaho Falls, Idaho); the Santa Maria (Calif.) Elks Rodeo and RodeoHouston. Won the Wrangler ProRodeo Tour Round and tied for the average title at the Pendleton (Ore.) Round-Up; won the 10th round of the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo with an 89-point bareback ride on Beutler and Son Rodeo’s Free Fall. In saddle bronc riding, he was co-champion of the Wrangler ProRodeo Tour Round and average title winner at the Greeley (Colo.) Independence Stampede; co-champion at the Great American West Rodeo (Logan, Utah)
• 2004: Finished the year 10th in the all-around world standings with $125,928 and won the all-around title at the Calgary (Alberta) Stampede. Finished seventh in the world bareback riding standings with $133,792 and was third in the Wrangler NFR average, picking up $39,447. Won bareback riding titles at the Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Posse Pro Rodeo (Turlock, Calif.); the Pine Country Pro Rodeo (Flagstaff, Ariz.); the Kitsap County Fair and Stampede (Bremerton, Wash.) and the Grand National Rodeo (San Francisco), riding Smokeless Spring Fling for 90 points to capture the title. Won the Calgary (Alberta) Stampede. Co-champion at the Heart O’ Texas Fair & Rodeo (Waco, Texas) and won the Wrangler ProRodeo Tour Round at the Ellensburg (Wash.) Rodeo. Was a finalist at the Tour Championships (Dallas), finishing second with an 88-point ride on Sankey Rodeo’s Broadmore. Won Round 8 at the Wrangler NFR with a 88.5-point ride on Andrews Rodeo’s Roly Poly and placed in two other rounds. Finished 53rd in the saddle bronc riding world standings with $16,864 and was co-champion at the Livingston (Mont.) Round-up Rodeo
• 2003: Won Round 1 of the Wrangler NFR with an 87-point ride on Sankey Rodeo's Firecracker and Round 5 with a 90.5-point ride on Kesler Rodeo's Sky Reach Dip. Won the all-around title at the Calgary (Alberta) Stampede. Won the bareback riding title at the Grand National (San Francisco); co-champion at the Sisters (Ore.) Rodeo. Won saddle bronc riding titles at the Calgary (Alberta) Stampede and the Ellensburg (Wash.) Rodeo. Finished seventh in the world standings in bareback riding with $116,437; 20th in saddle bronc riding with $41,833 and seventh in the all-around with $141,237
• 2002: Finished 17th in the world in bareback riding standings and 29th in saddle bronc riding. Won bareback riding titles at California Rodeo Salinas; the New Mexico State Fair Rodeo (Albuquerque) and the Heart O' Texas Rodeo (Waco). Won saddle bronc riding titles at La Fiesta de los Vaqueros (Tucson, Ariz.) and the Wild Bill Hickok Rodeo (Abilene, Kan.)
• 2001: Won the bareback riding title at the Snake River Stampede (Nampa, Idaho); won the saddle bronc riding title at the Omak (Wash.) Stampede

Amateur
National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association all-around champion, 2000-01; NIRA saddle bronc riding champion, 2001; and NIRA reserve bareback riding champion, 2001-02

Personal
5-6, 155 ... Single ... Working as an assistant rodeo college at his alma mater, the College of Southern Idaho ... Hobbies include roping and hunting … Has a younger brother, Buck, who competed in saddle bronc riding as a PRCA permit holder
 
 
 
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