The Ty Pozzobon Foundation was established in February of 2017. Ty, a professional bull rider, tragically took his own life on January 9th, 2017. The foundation was set up to honour Ty’s legacy. Its mission is to protect and support the health and well-being of Western Lifestyle Participants. A group of Ty’s close friends started the foundation. It has raised over $250,000. These funds support the health and well-being of western sport athletes. Both inside and outside the arena.
Ty’s passing on January 9th, 2017 generated media coverage across North America and beyond. It sent shock waves through the Western Lifestyle Participants community. A 25-year-old rising star in Professional Bull Riding. Ranked 23rd in world standings, was now gone. Family, friends, and competitors, all devastated by his loss. We have compiled a collection of articles. They are related to Ty and the establishment of the foundation. We hope they help you understand Ty’s story and the importance of the foundation’s mission.
Ty Pozzobon Foundation - Mental Health
In continuing to support the health and well-being of western sports participants inside and outside the arena, we are proud to release this second educational video in conjunction with the Canadian Pro Rodeo Sport Medicine Team (CPRSMT).Posted by Ty Pozzobon Foundation on Tuesday, January 8, 2019
The Ty Pozzobon Foundation has developed a line of merchandise. Proceeds from the sale of this merchandise help fund the work of the foundation. Protecting and supporting the Western Lifestyle Participants community. Our goal is to keep participants safe. Never having to suffer another loss like the loss of Ty. Our storefront is located at 2581 Lauder Avenue, Merritt, British Columbia. The store is open Monday through Friday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. We invite you to visit if you are in the area. We also have an online store open 24/7/365. #LIVELIKETY
Besplug’s events raising money, awareness for Ty Pozzobon Foundation Release Date: March 16, 2018 When Ty Pozzobon died 14 months ago, those closest to him decided quickly to honor him. The Ty Pozzobon Foundation was created last March to “protect and support the...
The Ty Pozzobon Foundation, in partnership with the Canadian Pro Rodeo Sports Medicine Team, has launched the first video, addressing concussion awareness, of a planned multi-part series in a continued effort to promote the health and well-being of Western Sports...
The Ty Pozzobon Foundation, in partnership with the Canadian Pro Rodeo Sports Medicine Team, has launched the second of a planned multi-part video series in a continued effort to promote the health and well-being of western sports participants, with the latest piece...
By proclamation of the Government of Canada, the Ty Pozzobon Foundation is proud to announce official registered charity status as of January 1st, 2019 Release Date: April 18, 2019 CALGARY, Alberta – Two years after the passing of Ty Pozzobon, the Ty Pozzobon...