“The GOAT”: Rodeo World Shower Love on JB Mauney Months After Retirement

Published 12/19/2023, 8:30 AM EST

Follow Us

The bull-riding sensation JB Mauney’s retirement news left many of his fans disconsolate. Fans will not get to see their favorite rodeo riding again. However, the bull-riding champ is making headlines for receiving the enthralling retirement honors.

America’s Favorite Video Today

It commemorates his awe-trucking performances, especially his record of 94 points on Percolator during the 2014 PBR BFTS World Finals. Recently, Wrangler Western network regarded JB Mauney with esteemed awards. An Instagram post, which was posted by @wranglerwestern has been doing rounds on the internet. Let’s have a look.

JB Mauney secures the perfect retirement award

ADVERTISEMENT

Article continues below this ad

A recent video featured JB Mauney, wherein he looked extremely happy to get the wonderful retirement award at the Wrangler special event. For his stellar bull-riding expertise, Wrangler gave the best-ever retirement presents. Wrangler Western captioned its post as  ‘’Honoring a legend. 🐐 On night 10 of the Wrangler NFR, we honored JB Mauney for the impact he’s had on the entire Western industry. As part of this moment, we gifted JB a guitar signed by ‘Bad to the Bone’ singer George Thorogood and a commemorative painting from @bradleychancehays. Thank you, JB. Enjoy your retirement, cowboy.’’


The notable bull-rider JB received a fascinating guitar signed by the popular US singer George Thorogood, who is famous for his song Bad to the Bone. Apart from that, the US former rodeo cowboy also got a commemorative painting from Chance Hayes. JB Mauney made his grand appearance at this event with his beautiful wife Samantha and son Jagger.

Trending

Get instantly notified of the hottest stories via Google! Click on Follow Us and Tap the Blue Star.

Follow Us

JB Mauney’s retirement honors make fans gush

Soon after the Wrangler’s recent post surfaced on the internet, the rodeo world started showering their love in the comment box. One of the fans expressed their gratitude for the beloved rodeo cowboy and noted “Ain’t nobody gonna fill those boots. Thanks for letting all us ride along in your career. It was a hell of a ride JB!!’’ Another fan addressed JB with the greatest of all-time legends note and wrote “The GOAT !!! bad mo fo right there hand !!”

ADVERTISEMENT

Article continues below this ad

Another fan penned a comment, “Could have at least splurged a little more and got the goat a Gibson instead of a 150 dollar epi.” Yet another fan showed their love and commented, “Long live JB LOVE watching him ride.” Many other fans also admired JB Mauney for his inspirational bull-riding skills. One of them commented,  “His YouTube documentaries are so inspirational! God bless you JB’’ . Another comment reads, “Almost as badass as the Man that painted that there painting!!’’

Yet another fan expressed their eagerness for the Bull Rider’s next chapter in life and wrote, “The GOAT!!! We already miss watching him so much! But he will change the world in this next chapter. He always does!’’

ADVERTISEMENT

Article continues below this ad

The rodeo world and fans rose to the occasion to celebrate the momentous event of Mauney’s retirement, marking the end of his spectacular career.

Watch The Story: Five Years After a Brutal Injury 35-Year-Old Rodeo Returns to Bull Riding To Live His Passion

SHARE THIS ARTICLE :

ADVERTISEMENT

Written by:

Shivangi Agrawal

339Articles

One take at a time

Hello there! I am Shivangi Agrawal, an Olympic sports writer at EssentiallySports. With a degree in media and mass communication, I bring a stalwart experience to the table. Before starting my journey with EssentiallySports, I worked as a content creator for leading media houses.
Show More>

Edited by:

Suman Varandani

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

EDITORS' PICK

America’s Favorite Video Today