The Lineman’s Rodeo attracts the best linemen from around the world to compete in events based on traditional lineman tasks and skills. The first Lineman’s Rodeo was held in September 1984, with twelve participating teams from Kansas and Missouri. The Rodeo has grown to over 200 teams and 300 apprentices.
Top 5 Reasons to Attend the International Lineman’s Rodeo & Expo
- Compete among the Best of the Best while learning and practicing safe work practices in the Lineman’s Rodeo Competition
- Discover New Products & Services to Maximize Your Productivity
- Interact with Leading Equipment Manufacturers and Service Providers
- Learn About New Safety Techniques and Get Expert Advice at the FREE Safety Conference
- Connect with Peers from Other Utilities to Exchange Best Practices
Where the Best of the Best Come to Compete
Many of the skills required in the competition are less frequently used currently but still critical line skills like climbing, working off a pole, and work task using hot sticks rather than gloves. These opportunities for linemen enhance their skills and keep them fresh make them more productive all while keeping safety during the competition at the forefront.
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