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Caleb Bennett


Events: Bareback Riding
Born: 11/10/1988 Ogden, Utah
Joined PRCA: 2007
PRCA Career Earnings: $831,643.00
World Titles Won: 0
WNFR Qualifications: 5 (2012-16)
Current Residence: Tremonton, Utah

2016 world standings place: 4th
2016 WNFR standings place: 4th
2016 WNFR earnings: $195,308
2016 earnings: $374,272
Tour Finale qualifications: 2 (2012, 2014)
RNCFR qualifications: 4 (2013-16)
RNCFR titles: 1 (2014)
Education: Weber State University (Ogden, Utah); Graduated from Utah Valley University with a degree in marketing

Professional
2017 Highlights
• Won the Teepee Creek (Alberta) Stampede
• Co-champion at the Snake River Stampede (Nampa, Idaho)

Career Highlights
• 2016: Placed in the first five rounds of the Wrangler NFR to rank fourth in the average. Won the Ponoka (Alberta) Stampede, Rodeo Corpus Christi (Texas), the Desertview Pro Rodeo (Castle Dale, Utah), the Innisfail (Alberta) Pro Rodeo, the Wrangler Champions Challenge presented by Justin Boots (Cody, Wyo.), the Wrangler Champions Challenge presented by Justin Boots (Rapid City, S.D.), the Pony Express Rodeo (Eagle Mountain, Utah), the Days of the Old West Rodeo (Delta, Utah), the High Prairie (Alberta) Elks Pro Rodeo, the Jasper (Alberta) Heritage Pro Rodeo, the Okotoks (Alberta) Pro Rodeo, the Dallas Sunstrum Memorial Pro Rodeo (Brooks, Alberta) and the War Bonnet Roundup Rodeo (Idaho Falls, Idaho)
• 2015: Placed in one round of the Wrangler NFR. Won the Strathmore (Alberta) Stampede, the La Fiesta de los Vaqueros (Tucson, Ariz.) and the Big Sky ProRodeo Roundup (Great Falls, Mont.). Co-champion at California Rodeo Salinas and the Desertview ProRodeo (Castle Dale, Utah). Finished 15th in the world standings with $99,764. Finished 15th in the world standings with $99,764
• 2014: Won Round 10 of the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo with an 86.5-point ride on PRCA Bareback Horse of the Year Dirty Jacket and tied for third in Round 6. Won the Ram National Circuit Finals Rodeo (Guthrie, Okla.), the Black Hills Stock Show Rodeo (Rapid City, S.D.), the Last Chance Stampede (Helena, Mont.) and the Pincher Creek (Alberta) ProRodeo. Co-champion at the Pendleton (Ore.) Round-Up, the Clovis (Calif.) Rodeo, the That Famous Preston (Idaho) Night Rodeo, the Whoop-Up Days (Lethbridge, Alberta) and the Walla Walla (Wash.) Frontier Days. Finished 12th in the world with $111,299
• 2013: Won Round 1 of the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo with an 85.5-point ride on Wise Guy of Pete Carr’s Classic Pro Rodeo and placed in five other rounds to finish fifth in the average and rise from 15th place to eighth in the final world standings with earnings of $131,277. Won the Ram Wilderness Circuit Finals Rodeo (Heber City, Utah), the Golden Spike Rodeo (Tremonton, Utah), the Okotoks (Alberta) ProRodeo, the Arcadia (Fla.), the All-Florida Championship Rodeo, the Summit County Fair Rodeo (Coalville, Utah), the Cedar City (Utah) PRCA Championship Rodeo and the Days of the Old West Rodeo (Delta, Utah). Co-champion at the Amarillo (Texas) Tri-State Fair Rodeo, the Grand Prairie (Alberta) Stompede and the Utah’s Own Rodeo (Salt Lake City)
• 2012: Won Round 7 of the Wrangler NFR with an 85-point ride on Frontier Rodeo’s Times Up, placed in three other rounds and finished seventh in the average standings at his first WNFR and seventh in the world standings. Won the Guy Weadick Days (High River, Alberta); That Famous Preston (Idaho) Night Rodeo, the Santa Maria (Calif.) Elks Rodeo, the Cedar City (Utah) PRCA Championship Rodeo, the Dinosaur Roundup Rodeo (Vernal, Utah), the Summit County Fair Rodeo (Coalville, Utah) and the Cache County Fair and Rodeo (Logan, Utah). Co-champion at The Days of ‘47 Rodeo (Salt Lake City, Utah), the Livingston (Mont.) Roundup and the Bonnyville (Alberta) ProRodeo
• 2011: Co-champion at the Poway (Calif.) Rodeo; the Barstow (Calif.) Boys & Girls Club PRCA Rodeo, Sheriff’s PRCA Rodeo (San Bernardino, Calif.). Finished 35th in the world standings with $26,199
• 2010: Won the Lea County Fair & Rodeo (Lovington, N.M.), the Woodlake (Calif.) Lions Rodeo, the Caribou County Fair & Rodeo (Grace, Idaho) and the Mountain Valley Stampede (Heber City, Utah); finished 27th in the world standings with $34,085
• 2009: Won the Fort Herriman Memorial PRCA Rodeo (Herriman, Utah); finished 30th in the world standings with $24,596
• 2008: Won the World’s Oldest Continuous Rodeo (Payson, Ariz.), the Ramona (Calif.) Rodeo, the Fort Herriman Memorial PRCA Rodeo (Herriman, Utah), the Glenville (Calif.) Roundup Rodeo, the Crooked River Roundup (Prineville, Ore.) and the Summit County Fair & Rodeo (Coalville, Utah). Co-champion at the Lehi (Utah) Rodeo, the Fort Dalles Pro Rodeo (The Dalles, Ore.) and the Helzapoppin’ PRCA Rodeo (Buckeye, Ariz.). Finished 17th in the world standings with $48,593

Amateur
National High School Finals Rodeo bareback riding champion, 2007 (qualified for NHSFR all four years). Qualified for the College National Finals Rodeo from 2008-2011.

Personal
5-9, 170 … Single … Parents are Bob and Claudine Caldwell; Bob shoes horses and works on oil rigs … Older brother, Dustin, was a two-time Utah high school state champion steer wrestler who resumed competing in PRCA rodeos in 2008 after serving a Latter-Day Saints mission in Calgary, Alberta. Caleb also has a younger brother, Cooper, and three younger sisters, Sydney, Jaynee and Mackenzie … Graduated from Bear River High School (Tremonton, Utah) in May 2007 … Got started in rodeo through his mother, who was a barrel racer … Hobbies include hunting, golfing, fishing and going to the gym … San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo is his favorite rodeo
 
 
 
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