Boyd Polhamus

Boyd Polhamus

Boyd has been behind the microphone at the biggest rodeo events in the world including as a 20-time announcer at the National Finals Rodeo. You may have also heard his voice at RodeoHouston, the National Western in Denver, the Calgary Stampede, the Dodge City Round Up, and Snake River Stampede. He was Wisconsin’s first 3-time All-Around Champion Cowboy at the high school level, earning a scholarship to compete at a college level in Texas where his passion for announcing began. He decided he was better with a microphone than a rope and the rest is history.

Lives In
Brenham, Texas

Wife: Sandee

Rodeo Announcer
Voice Over Work

Areas of expertise

Industry organization membership
Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA)

Have you had horses your whole life?
Yes, since I was four years of age.

Who/what has been your main influence in the horse world?
My dad, Bud.

What is your go-to piece of advice when you are speaking to a group?
Be honest, even if it hurts the listener to hear it.

Favorite Weaver Leather products
EVA Sport Foam Saddle Pads and AirFex® Cinches – Both offer durability and comfort.

What was the name of your first horse?
Pickett, a Shetland pony I won in a raffle at the age of four.

What was your favorite horse you’ve ever owner or trained and why?
Rolex. He survived a bout of West Nile Virus and had to be nursed back to health. He was bomb proof.

What is your favorite show or event to attend?
All of them!

What activities do you enjoy outside of horses?
Christianity, football and politics.

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