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The Reride Podcast

Ep. 26 Ft Rylee & Klay Ward

Season 1, Ep. 26

In today's episode, we delve into the lives of two remarkable New Zealand cowboys, Rylee & Klay Ward, who also happen to be brothers. We engage in lively rodeo discussions with these boys, sharing their journey down the road and supporting each other in achieving their goals. Sitting down with them was a fantastic experience as we explored the world of bull riding in New Zealand, gaining valuable insights from two individuals who find joy in riding bulls professionally. They provide a unique perspective on the dedication required to chase a dream.

The state of origin competition is back, sparking playful banter among the participants. The call line segment returns, leading to a hilarious moment of confusion for Rylee that left everyone in stitches. Taran shares astonishing Australian bull riding statistics that are truly remarkable and unheard of. One of the boys encountered some drama, which led to an intriguing story! This episode is filled with entertaining and humorous stories that are a must-listen. Taran even mentioned that this might be his favorite episode yet, featuring two individuals who excel in this sport.

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