Word With A Champ Interviews
Native Voice One – Koahnic Broadcast Corporation
The Annenburg National Native Voice Studios
Bill Payne, driver of Rock Star monster truck is our guest for this week episode of Word With A Champ, reporting from Lodz, Poland, on the Monster X World Tour. Bill discusses his life representing the state of Washington in travels near and far as well as his attitude climbing to the top by not being afraid to fail. This man is successful and self made, he states education builds a foundation for creativity, and that allows an individual to do whatever they may desire.
Four-time World Champion Sherry Cervi (Marana, AZ) is the winningest barrel racer of all time with more than $2.3 million in career earnings. Cervi has qualified for the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo and amazing 16 times and won her World Titles in 1995, 1999, 2010 and 2013 recently in Las Vegas. Cervi is on Team Justin Boots and was also an all-conference basketball player in high school. Sherry modestly discusses what lead her to dominate the 55th Annual Wrangler NFR in Ladies Barrel Racing sanctioned by the Women’s Professional Rodeo Association.
Matt Bohon of Missouri a professional athlete in the true sense of the term and our guest this week on Word With A Champ for NV1 Radio Network. His hard work and passion for his sport has taken him to stardom, qualifying for the Professional Bull Riders World Finals in Las Vegas five times in an, eleven year, illustrious career. In Matt’s drive for a sixth trip to the city of lights, he discuses the brass tacks of success and survival competing against the largest and meanest opponents in the world, bucking bulls.
Four Time Professional Bull Riders World Finals qualifier, Mark Ward of Nebraska is our guest on this weeks episode of Word With A Champ for NV1 Radio Network. Retired from competition, Mark is a working ranch cowboy in the sand hills of his home state where he successfully raises top of the line bucking bulls. His discussion with us demonstrates his commitment to his family and his contribution to an organization of a sport that is now world wide, the PBR.
Five time World Champion Saddle Bronc Rider and twenty one time qualifier for the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo, Billy Etbauer took the time to visit with us recently. Billy discussed his upbringing riding cows and broncs with his brothers Robert and Dan. In retirement from the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association, returning to a working cowboy way of life appears to be on the horizon for this great person and champion.
Corbin Surat has taken opportunities offered on his reservation, the sport of wrestling, and has used it as his ticket to college, obtained a degree and makes a living with it. The man is of Lower Brule and Cheyenne River Sioux decent practiced, dedication and extra work, applied in sports and academia, put this man in phenomenal positions to excel. Corbin Surat is now set up in life, to do what he enjoys and serve his fellow man in healthcare services.
Fatherless, former United States Marine, now famous PRCA rodeo clown, Johnny “Backflip” Dudley is our guest for this weeks episode of, Word With A Champ Radio Show on Native Voice One. Johnny has a unique story in his stair step to success that is far from done. “You get the jobs for what you do inside the arena, you keep the jobs for what you do outside the arena”, says Dudley, exemplifying the class act he is.
This week, 7X INFR qualifier, Cheyenne River Sioux, Shiloh Ammiotte is our guest on Word With A Champ for NV1 Radio Network. We really enjoyed the interview from this very focused individual that has goals of success as a bull rider and an attorney. I think if you apply this mans attitude to anything you do, you will have success.
Self made North Dakota cowboy Darwin Ehlers describes his ideas providing solid foundations for success in life. Darwin started with pure hard work with fence building and hay companies; he now raises cattle and award winning bucking bulls. His accomplishments started with setting goals and putting family first, a procedure that works with country living and top sales in health products.
JPat Johnson may be seen in a pair or Wranglers with a belt buckle that reads Wrangler PRCA Montana pro circuit bucking bull of the year.. Dr Johnson wears a smile that is as big as his home state in Montana. If you open his Curriculum Vita, you better be ready to read a while. Knowing more about the man, that leaves his cowboy hat in the truck and puts on a smock and walks into a hospital prior to sunup most days. You will know that you have just met Dr. JPat Johnson, one of the hardest working, generous gentlemen in any surgery rooms you can find, a man that serves mankind as a world class Neurosurgeon. Word With a Champ is pleased to visit with Dr. Johnson and hear what it takes to be the very best in your field. Whether you are a PRCA Stock Contractor, or improving someone’s life in a massive and tedious operation, as he did for me.