# 2019 PRCA Rule Book

R5.2.5 Five Go-Rounds and Average. Prize money for the average is three times the go-round. Divide the Total by eight and the result will be the prize money for each go-round. Three times the result will be the prize money for the average. R5.2.6 More Than Five Go-Rounds. Prize money for the average is never more than three times the go-round. Take the number of go-rounds to be held, add three, and divide the Total by this figure. The result is the prize money for each go-round and three times the result is the prize money for the average. R5.3 Determining Prize Money for Each Go-Round and/or the Average (Rodeo With a Finals). R5.3.1 Finals Prize Money. To determine the prize money for a finals go-round, refer to Part R5.4.3. R5.3.2 Determination. Add all purse money and entry fees per event.

Deduct six percent from this total. Add any sponsorship money available. This figure is referred to below as the Total. The distribution of prize money between go-rounds and the average may then be determined as follows: R5.3.2.1 One Go-Round With a Finals and Average. Prize money for the average and the go-round are the same. Deduct the amount of the prize money for the final go-round from the Total. (In the team roping, divide the answer by two before continuing.) Divide the remaining total by two. The result will be the prize money for the go-round and the prize money for the average. R5.3.2.1.1 One Go-Round with a Finals and Average in Team Roping, Tie-Down Roping, Steer Wrestling and Steer Roping. Prize money for the average is one and one-half times the go-round. Deduct the amount of prize money for the final go-round from the Total. (In the team roping, divide the answer by two before continuing.) Divide the remaining Total by five. Multiply the results by two to obtain amount of prize money for the go-round and by three to obtain amount of prize money for the average. R5.3.2.2 Two Go-Rounds With a Finals and Average. Prize money for the average is one-and—one-half times the go-round. Deduct the amount of the prize money for the final go-round from the Total. (In the team roping, divide the result by two before continuing.) Divide the remaining total by seven. Twice the result is the prize money for each go-round. Three times the result is the prize money for the average.

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