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Hall Of Fame

Troy Fort

With a rodeo career spanning more than 50 years, Troy Fort competed at the West of the Pecos Rodeo for more than 40 of those years.  Troy’s many achievements include events such as New York’s Madison Square Garden to the Calgary Stampede in Canada and being crowned the World Champion Calf Roper in both 1947 and 1949.

Troy was also one of the founding members of the Lea County Fair and Rodeo (Lovington, New Mexico) and faithfully attended the yearly West of the Pecos Rodeo event.

Troy Fort is a 2006 Texas Rodeo Hall of Fame Inductee and his contribution to rodeo is on display in the Old T&P Depot in Pecos, Texas.