Cinch UFR Contract Acts Showcase
(Rules and Judging Criteria)

Announcers:
Will announce to a 10 minute video that will include an opening, time event(s) and rough stock event(s). The announcers, if drawn, will also with a clown/barrel man for 3 minutes of walk and talk will not be judged on this category.  Announcer will also have the option to work a comedy act and/or a specialty/dress act, if chosen but will not be judged on this part. Announcers will be judged on the following:


Professionalism/Appearance, Sponsor Recognition, Opening, Rodeo Knowledge


Clown/Barrel Man:
Will perform a comedy act not to exceed 8 minutes. Contestants has option to choose announcer to work comedy act otherwise announcer will be drawn.
Will perform 3 minutes of walk and talk comedy. Announcer will be drawn for the section. Clowns/Barrel Men will be judged on the following:


Professionalism/Appearance, Material, Arena Presence


Specialty/Dress Act:
Act not to exceed 10 minutes. Contestant has option to choose announcer to work with otherwise announcer will be drawn.
Specialty/Dress Act will be judged on the following:


Appearance/Professionalism, Material, Arena Presence


Five (5) judge panel. Judging will be on a scale of 1-10 on each category. One (1) being the worst and ten (10) being the best. The high and low scores will be dropped for each contestant. Comedy acts and specialty/dress acts that exceed the allotted time will be penalized 1 point off the average score for every minute exceeded.