Charlie Horse Ranch
Timing Systems, Inc.

PO Box 697
Elverta, CA 95626
Phone 916-275-3277
Email: Charlie Horse Ranch CHRTSI@aol.com

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Jackpot Rodeo Show Software.

Buy Jackpot Rodeo Software (Download Only - $324.95, Mailed - $349.95 - See "Purchase Choices" dropdown list)

Request a Download of a 10 day free trial of the JRO Software (no charge).(Provide Name, Email, Phone and Mailing Address).
If this link doesn't work, just send an Email to chrtsi@aol.com requesting a trial of the Jackpot Rodeo software (Provide Name, Email, Phone and Mailing Address).


Download JRO Software Documentation.

Download JRO Software Tutorial (for the new user).

Attention: Existing JRO Software Clients (updated 08/30/18, build 8140) Note - Versions prior to 8.0 are no longer supported.

Mail me the Upgrade to JRO Software Version 8.1 ($24.95 - See "Purchase Choices" dropdown list)
...OR...

Download JRO Software 8.1 Upgrade (no charge, but you print the 73 page documentation yourself from this web page)

NOTE - You MUST already be on 7.3, 8.0 or 8.1 to install an 8.1 upgrade. If you are still on an earlier version (7.0, 7.1, etc.), Please contact us for special steps to take.


All software is offered on a 10-day free trial basis. Once you purchase it, you have a non-transferable perpetual license. We do not charge you on a yearly basis. Upgrades are generally free, but never more than $25.00. After you purchase, there are no refunds, so use your 10 days to test the software according to your needs.

Due to extreme increases in shipping costs to International Clients (including Canada and Mexico), we will no longer ship the products outside of the United States. All international sales will be "Download Only".

Purchase Choices
  • This software was designed especially for those producers who put on Junior Rodeos and other shows.
  • You do NOT have to be connected to the Internet to run this software.
  • Each division within each event can have 1-D to 5-D jackpotting with up to 7 different payout tables available.
  • Networking is supported. You can use multiple computers at shows.
  • Team Events (like roping) are supported, as well as Rough Stock events (with random stock draws).
  • Round Robin Team Roping is supported with up to 5000 teams.
  • Your riders can sign up and pay for the show online, using FastEnter.com. Draws and show results can be posted to FastEnter.com for on-line viewing.
  • Drawpot Team Roping is supported (up to 4 rounds) with up to 5000 teams. Teams can be pre-defined or randomly drawn.
  • NRCHA (National Reined Cow Horse Association) events are supported, with Multiple Judge Scoring (up to 4 judges) with jackpotting.
  • You can have up to 5000 riders in each show, as well as up to 100 events and 40 divisions within each event. That gives you a potential of up to 4000 award categories per show. Riders can sign up for awards only, jackpots only, or both awards and jackpots.
  • Optionally, you can have the system automatically assign the rider's division, based on their age.
  • All events can be scored based on elapsed time or judge's score.
  • You can set your own payout structure, and use different 'D' time breaks for each event.
  • Each division within each event can have a sponsor name that shows on all reports.
  • It handles payouts, multiple draws, and announcer's lists.
  • It automatically separates riders on multiple horses when doing the draw.
  • It can do 'x'-run averaging for a single show and for multiple shows.
  • It can do high point reporting for a single show and for multiple shows.
  • It will project payouts based on number of signups and added money for each division, as well as showing interim results at any time.
  • If you have a FarmTek© timer or a Thunderpaws© timer, the times can go directly from the timer into the computer, eliminating errors and extra typing.
  • It maintains a rider database which is automatically updated during each show, making signups fast and easy.
  • It will create a financial report to reconcile your cash box and show how much profit you made from the show.
  • You can extract the show data, team data and rider database to files which can be used as input to a spreadsheet or database program for local reporting.
  • You can create mailing labels from your rider database, and even limit them to recent riders.
  • You can extract html files for porting to your web page. Post your draw and show results online!
  • It will write your jackpot payout checks for you, including signing them if you want. Optionally, it prints the rider's mailing address on the check for easy mailing in a #10 business window envelope and combines all checks for a single rider into one.
  • Lots of other features too numerous to mention here.

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