At the rodeo, behind the scenes, there is a very different atmosphere from the excitement in the stadium bleachers.
The bulls can sense the anticipation of the crowd and the cowboys:
The cowboys are getting their gear ready.
But amidst all the bustle, each of the guys finds a quiet corner to prepare himself for the moment that would decide whether they lived or died today:
This blog post was created in response to Cee’s Fun Photo Challenge: Alone.