Rawhide in Scottsdale, Arizona hosted the World's
Championship and one of America's great Statesman Senator Barry Goldwater
was chief judge. Chris Mitchum headed a list of celebrities in team roping
that included six time world's champion all-around cowboy Larry Mahan.
Carson City physician Dr. Ed Pierczynski the Canadian Champion was crowned
World's Champion with second place going to Betty Phillips the Kansas
State Champion. Doug Wilkey the Pacific West Regional Champion was third,
fourth was defending World's Champion, Randy Robinson.