The Aussie pro is partnered up with professional bull rider Bonner Bolton for season 24 and he’s just about the most charming guy you’ll ever meet.
Bonner, 29, has been a professional bull rider for 11 years and had a really close brush with death during the 2016 season.
Last January, as he attempted to dismount Cowboy Up, he was bucked off the back of the beast and spiraled into the air and landed on his head; his biceps ripped off his arm, he dislocated his left shoulder three times and shattered his collarbone.
Get to know Bonner better with these 5 Fast Facts:
- He was Scott Eastwood’s stunt double in the film The Longest Ride
- He’s also a model. You can see a ton of his pics on his Instagram
- Before his surgery, he was paralyzed for 24 hours
- His father, Toya Bolton, was a rodeo cowboy for 20 years
- He has four siblings – Brody, Bridger, Brylee and Bliss.