Abbotsford – – For the fourth time in as many years, PBR (Professional Bull Riders) Canada’s elite Monster Energy Tour will buck into Abbotsford, British Columbia with the Abbotsford Classic, on Saturday, October 19, at the Abbotsford Centre, for one night of edge-of-the seat action.
Tickets for the one-day event go on sale Friday, April 5 at 10AM. They range in price from $25 to $100, standard fees may apply, and can be purchased at the Abbotsford Centre Box Office or online at www.Ticketmaster.ca.
The Monster Energy Tour regularly features Canada’s elite, alongside some of the league’s top international athletes, squaring off against the rankest bucking bulls from across the nation. Fans will witness exhilarating 8-second rides and wrecks throughout the action-packed event as the PBR’s courageous riders face off against their 2,000-pound opponents.
Notably, the 2019 Monster Energy Tour will feature the most events in the series’ four-year history. After holding six events in 2017, the tour expanded to nine stops in 2018, with 10 on the docket for 2019.
The bull riding action begins at 7:00 p.m. PT on Saturday, October 19 at the Abbotsford Centre. All riders will attempt one bull each in Round 1. The Top 10 will then advance to the championship round for one more out and a chance at the event title. In addition to competing for points towards the Canadian national standings, riders will also have the opportunity to earn world points in an effort to earn a berth onto the elite PBR Unleash The Beast. As part of the Monster Energy Tour, riders have the opportunity to earn increased world points, with the event winner netting 170 world points.