News & Updates

  • 2019 DRTPA Finals will be held at the Ike Hamilton Expo in West Monroe, LA on September 20-22, 2019.  It takes 4 sanctioned events with 8 rides per show to qualify for the 2019 Finals. 
  • Be a part of the 100 RIDE CLUB by riding a minimum of 100 times at DRTPA sanctioned events and be eligible to ride in the SPECIAL ADDED MONEY PENNING & SORTING CLASSES at the 2019 DRTPA Finals.  There was $7,500 payout in these NO ENTRY Fee classes at the 2018 Finals.  We anticipate even higher payback at the 2019 Finals.
  • ATTENTION YOUTH RIDERS – Saddles to the Junior Youth High-Point Rider and the Senior Youth High-Point Rider will be awarded at the 2019 Finals.
    Congratulations to 2018 DRTPA Finals –  Jr. Youth High-Point Saddle Winner, Bentley Hamilton, and 2018 DRTPA Finals – Sr. Youth High-Point Saddle Winner, Raegan Cody.
  • Download the 2018-2019 DRTPA RULEBOOK

Welcome to DRTPA!

Once again we have come to the end of an exciting team penning year for 2017-18.  The DRTPA 2018 Finals had a payback of 85%.  AWESOME!!!!!  The DRTPA 2018 FINALS had 794 first go teams run and payback and awards totaling right at $95,000. 

Thanks to all the members who supported Dixie Region Team Penning Association by attending four (4) or more shows to qualify to participate in the 2018 DRTPA Finals. Also thanks to the families who support Dixie Region by producing the sanctioned shows. If it was not for the people who give of their time to produce the shows throughout the year, we would not be able to get anyone qualified for the finals,

The 2018 DRTPA Finals were held at the Ike Hamilton Expo Center in West Monroe, LA on September 21-23, 2018. Thanks to Sonya Buckner for again choosing outstanding awards for the year-end show, the Board of Directors for successfully keeping the show running smoothly and making sure everyone had a wonderful weekend, and Brenda Bynum for coordinating the Banquet, the food was GREAT.  Thanks to Clint & Heather Price and Michael & Tina Cody for the beautiful set-up for the winners circle photos.

The Show Schedule for 2018-19 will be posted soon and you can check it out on the website (2018-2019 Schedule of Events) and mark your calendar to get qualified for the 2019 DRTPA Finals to be held at the Ike Hamilton Expo Arena in West Monroe, LA on September 20-22, 2019. You only have to attend four (4) shows and ride a minimum of eight (8) times in each of the shows to qualify to participate in the 2019 DRTPA Finals. Riders who participate in seven (7) or more sanctioned events are awarded a year-end jacket or other award. Also, if a member participates in eight (8) or more sanctioned events that member is awarded a buckle or other award in addition to the jacket.

Be a part of the 100 RIDE PENNING & SORTING CLUBS.  At the 2019 DRTPA Finals there will be special penning & sorting classes for the 100 Ride Club with added money.  All members who ride a minimum of 100 times in any classes at DRTPA sanctioned events will be eligible to participate in the special 100 RIDE CLUB penning and sorting classes.

Dixie Region Team Penning Association is very excited with the growth of the Regional Association. The shows for the 2018-19 season include shows in Texas, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, Mississippi and Louisiana.

We hope you will come join us for an exciting 2018-2019 DRTPA season and a Finals of Great Paybacks, Awards, Banquet, and some of the greatest people in the team penning and sorting sport. For new members we look forward to you becoming a part of the Dixie Region Team Penning family, and for current members we can’t wait to see you again during the coming show year. Safe Travels to You All.