Roy (Super Looper) Cooper was born to rope. His dad Tuffy, also a roper, has been his coach, teacher and most loyal fan since Roy was born in Hobbs, New Mexico on November 13, 1955.
Roy first competed at the West of the Pecos Rodeo in 1976 and last competed in 1995. Roy along with Tuffy stays very busy hauling Roy’s three boys, Clint, Clif, and Tuf to rodeos all over the United States and Canada. Championship roping is also in their blood.
Roy holds 8 World Championships and was a Triple Crown Winner in 1983 and was inducted into the Texas Rodeo Hall of Fame in 2008.
Relatives Inducted in the TRHoF: Dale Cooper.