07/06/2012 08:42 am ET Updated Sep 05, 2012

The Top 10 Rodeos Around The World (PHOTOS)

There's nothing like letting the wild, bucking bronco in you loose and heading out to the fairgrounds to take in the rustic tradition of the rodeo.

This year's Centennial Anniversary of the Calgary Stampede (that's 100 years!) proves that rodeos are much more than merely an American pastime.

Here's to strappin' on some spurs and diggin' in your boots for a root tootin' good ride at rodeos near and far with's list of Top 10 Rodeos.

Top 10 Rodeos