Xtreme Jobs: Rodeo Clown, 1st Edition

  • John Hamilton Ph.D., DABT
  • Published By: A&D Xtreme
  • ISBN-10: 1629695610
  • ISBN-13: 9781629695617
  • DDC: 791.8
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released May 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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This book introduces readers to the job of rodeo clown. A short history of the profession is included, and readers will learn about the two types of rodeo clowns, traditional and bullfighter. Job duties such as entertaining the crowd, distracting bulls, and performing comedy sketches are examined. Equipment needed to do the job right is discussed, as are the education and training required.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Rodeo Clowns.
2: Two Kinds of Rodeo Clowns.
3: Entertainers.
4: Comedy Acts.
5: Barrel Men.
6: Bullfighters.
7: Teamwork.
8: History.
9: Bullfighter Training.
10: Protective Equipment.
11: Job Facts.

Meet the Author

Author Bio

John Hamilton

John D. Hamilton earned a M.Sc. degree at McGill University and a Ph.D. in toxicology at the University of Cincinnati. Previously Dr. Hamilton was involved with product risk assessment as a group leader in environmental toxicology and ecological risk assessment at Rohm & Haas Company. He provided modeling, risk assessment and pollution prevention support to product development teams at Rohm & Haas. He is now a Research Associate involved in research and development for S.C. Johnson Wax...Roger Sutcliffe..Contributors:.Bob Boethling, US EPA.Vincent Nabholtz, US EPA.Krzysztof M. Jop, Science Applications International Corporation.Jon Doi, Roy F. Weston, Inc..University.Michael A. Cole, University of Illinois.Larry A. Lyons and Stephen R. Vasconcellos, Betz Laboratories, Inc..