Bull riders to faceoff in Jacksonville

Saturday, 7 p.m. at th eVeterans Memorial Arena


JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – More than a dozen professional bull riders will compete during the BlueDEF Velocity Tour, Saturday in Jacksonville.

The riders will be facing off with bulls nearly ten times their weight during this unique sport.

During round one, each bull rider will face one bull. Following round one on Saturday night, the top ten riders recording the highest cumulative scores will advance to the finals.

The overall event winner will be the rider with the highest-combined score from both rounds.

Residents around Jacksonville are invited to experience the action on Saturday at the Veterans Memorial Arena. The event starts at 7 p.m. and tickets range from $10 to $50. Tickets can be purchased at Ticketmaster or at the arena box office.

Fans can also watch a live stream of the event. Click here to sign up.