Marty Yates

BIO

HOMETOWN: Stephenville, TX

DATE OF BIRTH: 7/6/1994

EVENT: Tie-Down Roping

BACKGROUND: Single; Both parents, Marty Sr. (deceased) and Angie, competed in rodeo; Aunt and Uncle both rodeo, his aunt, J.J. Hampton is a 17-time WPRA Champion; Was a center/forward on his high school basketball team

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

  • Split the win in Round 2 at 2015 National Finals Rodeo and placed in three other rounds.
  • Won 2015 Cheyenne (WY) Frontier Days Rodeo 
  • Won 2015 Puebleo (CO) Champions Challenge
  • Won 2015 Lehi (UT) Roundup Rodeo 
  • Was the 2014 National Finals Rodeo Rookie of the Year 
  • Split the wins in Round 1,4 and 6 of the 2014 National Finals Rodeo and placed in one other round
  • Two-time National Finals Rodeo Qualifer (2014-15)