World PBR Champion is a Missouri native

ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) - The PBR (Professional Bull Riders) will celebrate its 20th consecutive year of bringing the Built Ford Tough Series (BFTS) to St. Louis in 2017, as the Scottrade Center hosts the St. Louis Invitational on Feb. 24-26, 2017.

In the past 20 years, hundreds of PBR bull riders have competed, earning more than $2.5 million in prize money.

One of the bull riders competing this year joined us at Fox 2. Mason Lowe is from Exeter, Missouri and is currently ranked 16th in the world.  He`s 5`1', 155 lbs and competing for his 4th year.