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Kansas Gay Rodeo Association (KGRA)
Individual's IGRA Awards & Non-monetary contributions
Thanks to Roger Bergmann for asembleing this list
First posted Sep 27, 2017
Last update Sep-29-2017

Joined IGRA in1986, Dissolved in 2012

IGRA Hall of Fame:

2005Linn Copeland
2013Linda Frazier(MGRA)

IGRA Officers and Staff:

1989Linn CopelandIGRA Vice President (Only in November 1989)
1989 - 1990Linn Copeland4th IGRA President
1990Rick CorleyIGRA Corresponding Secretary
1998 - 1999Linda Frazier8th IGRA President

KGRA Trustees to IGRA Board:

1986 - 1987Linn Copeland (Chair)
1988 - 1990Linda Frazier
1991 - 1993Linn Copeland
1994 - 1997Linda Frazier
1998 - 1999 Phil Griffin
2000 - 2002Dee Zuspann
2003 - 2009John Stangle
2010 - 2012????

IGRA Royalty:

1987Ms. 2nd Runner UpKim Morrisey
1987Miss 2nd Runner Up{Not Sure, but maybe Miss KGRA of that year)
1988MissMisty Michaels (Steve Rogers)
1989Ms.Connie Clovis
1989Miss 1st Runner UpTina Bubbles
1990Ms. 1st Runner UpDarlene Dunn
1990Miss 1st Runner UpRoxie Heart (John Kingston)
1992MissRoxie Heart (John Kingston)
1993Ms.Dee Zuspann

IGRA Committee Chairs:

1987Linn CopelandEthical Practices & Review Board
1988Linn CopelandSpecial Project (Executive Office Study)
1988 - 1989Linn CopelandCorporate Sponsors
1991 - 1993Linn CopelandMembership/Credentials
1987Jim FreemanMembership/Credentials (Co-Chair)
1987Ray HartshornMembership/Credentials (Co-Chair)
1990 - 1995Darlene DunnNominating
1990Linda FrazierIGRA Convention
1991 & 2002Linda FrazierFinals Rodeo
1997Linda FrazierMembership/Credentials
2000Linda FrazierCorporate Sponsors (Co-Chair)
1992John KingstonRoyalty

Certified IGRA Rodeo Officials:

1994 - 1998John KingstonScorekeeper
1994 - 1998John KingstonSecretary
1994 - 2013Dee ZuspannJudge
1994 - 1997Dee ZuspannScorekeeper
1995 - 1997Dee ZuspannSecretary
1997 - 1999Dee ZuspannChute Coordinator
1995 - 1996Frank LoyScorekeeper

Non-Certified Rodeo Personnel (i.e.: Announcers, Clowns, etc.):

None

IGRA President's Award:

None

The Wayne Jakino Western Lifestyle Award:

None

IGRA International Award:

1988Jim Freeman (Fritz Capone)
1998Linn Copeland

IGRA Director's Awards to:

1991Darrel Bush
1993Dee Zuspann
1996Darlene Dunn
1998Jeff Denner
The Director's Award was discontinued after 2008.

IGRA Trustee's Award:

None

IGRA's "World Gay Rodeo Finals" Rodeo Directors:

1991Linn Copeland
2002Linda Frazier

KGRA's Rodeo Directors:

Great Plains Regional Rodeo Wichita:
1992Darlene Dunn
1993Linn Copeland
1994Linda Frazier
KGRA Rodeo Wichita:
1995Tim Wood
1998?????
1999Phil Griffin
2004John Stangle
2005Linda Frazier

IGRA Men's World Gay Rodeo Finals Buckle Winners:

1999 Bareback BroncRick Simmons
2000 Barrel RaceGeorge Williamson

IGRA Women's World Gay Rodeo Finals Buckle Winners:

None