Clovis Rodeo Association

Media Credential Requests

The Clovis Rodeo Association appreciates your interest in covering the Clovis Rodeo and related events. As a professional sporting we must follow strict guidelines to protect the copyright of the event(s).  The Association reserves the right to grant or refuse media access. You will be contacted prior to the event with confirmation of your credential request. Credentials must be available for review by authorized personnel at all times while on the Clovis Rodeo premises.

You may use the credential request form to secure your Clovis Rodeo credentials or submit all necessary information on company letterhead or through a verifiable email address to

Each media outlet is encouraged to make one request for the needs of their organization. We recognize the names of reporting crews may change. Please fill out the information to the best of your abilities and advise the rodeo’s media director of your reporting needs so we may assist you in a timely manner.

Freelance media is not granted access without a verifiable assignment from a media outlet who covers the sport of rodeo or a similar genre.  You must have a verifiable editorial assignment from a recognized media outlet to cover the events as per media guidelines.  Media access for freelance photographers and/or freelance journalists is up to the discretion of the rodeo committee.

All media visiting the Clovis Rodeo must have authorized credentials prior to covering events. Please return your credential request to the Clovis Rodeo by April 10, 2019. If you have any questions or need additional information please contact the media coordinator at

Credentials will be available the day of assignment upon arrival at the Clovis Rodeo. Credentials will not be mailed or available for pick-up in advance. Please allow enough time to coordinate with media liaison for credentialing prior to entering the rodeo grounds to report.  All media should plan to enter through the Contestant Gate, access will not be granted at any other gate.

The Clovis Rodeo, and the last weekend in April are all registered trademarks of the Clovis Rodeo Association and cannot be used without proper authorization.

Additional information regarding credential requests and media guidelines can be found here: