This event is free of charge to competitors and was created to support utility locators worldwide!
Mark Your Calendars for the 2023 International Utility Locate Rodeo
December 6 & 7, 2023 at Springfield, MO
Save The Date
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Compete & Win BIG!
- Wheel Winners – 2 Wheel Winners Per Division – Win $100 Each
- Division Runner Up – $500 Per Division
- Division Winner – $1,000 Per Division Winner
- Locate From Hades Winner – $2,500
- Many door prizes drawn throughout the day
- Plus, many other fun competitive activities running throughout the day!
2022 Division Winners
Wheel 1 | Efrain Nava – Pacific Gas & Electric
Wheel 2 Nicole Dochterman – City of Columbia, MO
Runner Up | Mark Willers – Springfield City Utilities
Winner | Efrain Nava – Pacific Gas & Electric
Wheel 1 | Jermaine Edwards – Pacific Gas & Electric
Wheel 2 | Steve Camacho – USIC
Runner Up | Jermaine Edwards – Pacific Gas & Electric
Winner | Steve Camacho – Pacific Gas & Electric
Wheel 1 | Camryn Charlton – USIC
Wheel 2 Brandon Smith – UtiliSource
Runner Up | George Ross – USIC
Winner | Nathan Kinney – USIC
Wheel 1 | Timmy Watson – City of Columbia, MO
Wheel 2 | Toby Graham – Bloodhound
Runner Up | Stephen Keith – City of Columbia, MO
Winner | Timmy Watson – City of Columbia, MO
The mission of the International Locate Rodeo is to promote locating and damage prevention best practices, recognize locators for superior performance, and restore the pride and profession of underground utility locating.
The Missouri Common Ground Alliance
The MOCGA team is a motivated and mission-driven group of volunteers from across the Midwest, solely focused on reducing underground utility incidents, and improving construction crew safety. In partnership with the National Utility Locating Contractors Association, the MOCGA team is excited about hosting the International Utility Locate Rodeo each year.