Ropin’ in the Swamp

ROPIN' IN THE SWAMP

In this photo released from the University of Florida’s Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, Justin Johnson of Live Oak, Fla., left, and Derrick Davis of Callahan, Fla. rope a steer at the Ropin’ in the Swamp competition at UF’s Horse Teaching Unit in Gainesville — Saturday, March 28, 2009. The annual event involves team roping, where two riders attempt to secure a steer as quickly as possible. (AP photo/University of Florida/IFAS/Thomas Wright)