August 31, 2008

Gateway Gay Rodeo, Lake St. Louis, 8/30/08

The annual Gateway Gay Rodeo, held this year in Lake St. Louis.
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The corral at the GWGRA.
By Steve Truesdell
The corral at the GWGRA.
Entrants in the "Cow Decorating contest" place the rubber band on a cow's tail.
By Steve Truesdell
Entrants in the "Cow Decorating contest" place the rubber band on a cow's tail.
Trying to "pin the rubber on the cow."
By Steve Truesdell
Trying to "pin the rubber on the cow."
Gateway Gay Rodeo, Lake St. Louis, 8/30/08
By Steve Truesdell
Ready. to ride.
By Steve Truesdell
Ready. to ride.
Members of the Order of the Flying Nun were in attendance.
By Steve Truesdell
Members of the Order of the Flying Nun were in attendance.
We are American, Canadian and cowboy. And we just happen to be gay.
By Steve Truesdell
We are American, Canadian and cowboy. And we just happen to be gay.
Gateway Gay Rodeo, Lake St. Louis, 8/30/08
By Steve Truesdell
A rodeo clown protects the cowboys and cleans their ears.
By Steve Truesdell
A rodeo clown protects the cowboys and cleans their ears.
This rodeo even had Bears.
By Steve Truesdell
This rodeo even had Bears.