The 33rd Annual International Lineman’s Rodeo will be held on Saturday, October 15, 2016, in Bonner Springs, Kansas. Rokstad Power is sending two teams along with two apprentices to compete in the exciting event.
The Lineman’s Rodeo attracts the best lineman from around the world to compete in events based on traditional lineman tasks. The first Lineman’s Rodeo was held in September 1984, with twelve participating teams from Kansas and Missouri. The Rodeo has grown now to over 200 teams and more than 200 apprentices that come to compete. The show’s organizers, Transmission & Distribution World […]
A team of six journeymen and two apprentices are heading to Calgary on July 16, 2016 for the “other rodeo” in town. Running at the same time as the Calgary Stampede, the annual ENMAX Lineman Rodeo and Safety Expo, in its fifth year, will include American teams in addition to several Canadian-based competitors. This event gives Rokstad Power an opportunity to showcase the technical and physical abilities of their journeyman staff.
The event organizers describe the lineman rodeos as fun for friends and families. They also demonstrate complex skills in a safe environment, which shows everyone what it takes […]