At left

At left

Riding for Little Britches Rodeo

Taylor Wharry of Aldergrove competed in open barrel racing at the pre-Little Britches Rodeo

At left, Taylor Wharry of Aldergrove competed in open barrel racing at the pre-Little Britches Rodeo night, Friday, despite less than ideal weather and thick mud.

At right, Courtney Pearson of Langley competed in pole bending at the Little Britches Rodeo on the weekend.

Pearson won first place in the event at the Canadian College Nationals this spring.

This year the rodeo teamed up with Langley Riders Association for an expanded program, bringing contestants from Kamloops, Vernon, Merritt and Prince George.