Welcome to UAM Rodeo

The Rodeo Team at the University of Arkansas at Monticello (UAM) is a member of the Ozark Region of the National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association (NIRA).  The University provides scholarships and support to competitions.  Coach Rusty Jones is dedicated to helping rodeo athletes excel both academically and athletically.

Rodeo facilities:

  • located on the back of the UAM campus
  • 3 barns
  • 33 stalls and turn out pens
  • lighted 160 x 210 arena
  • access to a covered arena 2 miles from campus


  • Monday - Thursday all timed events, rough stock practice as needed
  • Scheduled and supervised by Coach Jones
  • stock - sufficient amount of stock each semester based on number of team members

Travel Money:

  • Incentive travel money given to team members that qualify for short go at the previous rodeo.

NIRA Events



Rusty Jones
Rodeo Coach
Phone: 870-460-1914

rodeo stall