James Allen was born in Santa Anna, Texas on January 19, 1936 and started roping when he was 7 years old. At 85 years young he is still roping, farms, ranches in Coleman County, Texas.
PRCA served on the Board of Directors for six years, where he moved it from 10 approved PRCA Steer Roping’s to 53.
Rodeo Accomplishments spans over 78 years.
- Gold Card PRCA Member
- 1971 Steer Roping World Finals Average Champion
- 1968 Texas Circuit Team Roping Champion
- 7x Senior Steer Roping Champion
- 1994 USTRC Texas Bonus Champion
- Texas Circuits Finals Qualifier Numerous Times
- Prairie Circuit Finals-Tied Fastest Steer in 70 years
- Won All Around and Steer Roping at Pendleton OR-Winning Calf Roping, Steer Roping, Team Roping, Steer Wrestling
- Placed in 4 Events at Pecos One Year-Calf Roping, Team Roping, Steer Roping and Bull Dogging
- 1963-1990’s competed and place at San Angelo Steer Roping
- 2000 Raised the PRCA Bull Dogging Horse of the Year