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PBR: Bulls on the Beach

Bull fighters rush to aid fallen rider
Lawrence Sherwin

Bulls on the Beach, a Professional Bull Riders (PBR) competition, rode into Huntington Beach on Saturday. Over 5,000 enthusiastic  fans watched fifteen of the world's best riders try to ride fifteen of world's  the best bulls. Matt Triplett from Montana won the event, $7,500 and 88 points toward the PBR World Finals that takes place in Las Vegas next week. Bushwacker, the legendary bull who has never been ridden, put in a cameo appearance but did not participate. Flint Rasmussen, The PBR Clown, had fans singing, dancing and laughing between rides. Bull Riding, the" toughest eight seconds in sports,"  is a fast growing sport worldwide. For more information go to www.pbr.com

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