Who is Jess Lockwood?
Bull riding isn’t as popular as some other sports, such as soccer, football, basketball or even tennis, but there are a few bull riders who have reached stardom, and one of them is the young Jess Lockwood. Most recently, Jess at only 20 won the 2017 PBR (Professional Bull Riders) title.
So, do you want to find out more about Jess Lockwood, from his childhood years to most recent career endeavors, including his personal life as well? If yes, then stay with us for a while as we introduce you to this prominent bull rider.
Jess Lockwood Wiki Bio: Age, Childhood, Education
Jess Lockwood was born on the 28th September 1997 in Volborg, Montana, the son of Ed Lockwood, a former Helldorado saddle bronc champion. and his wife Angie, who was a barrel racer. Furthermore, his aunt Lisa Lockhart was an eight times NFR qualifying barrel racer. He spent his childhood in Volborg next to his brother Jake Lockwood, and went to Powder River High School, after which he decided to launch his professional career.
Influenced by his family, it was only a matter of time before Jess would choose his category, bulls or horses. He grew up watching rodeos with his mom and dad being professionals, and he chose bull riding. His debut came in 2016, and he immediately showcased his full potential by winning the Built Ford Tough Series (BFTS) event in April the same year in just third event, taking home $44,000 which certainly established his wealth. Jess continued quite successfully, earning a name for himself in the sport, and was named Rookie of the Year for the 2016 season.
Rise to Stardom
Nothing changed for Jess the following year, only that his success became even greater. After a number of wins on the circuit, Jess finished the season as the top-ranked bull rider, and by doing so became one of the youngest ever to achieve such a thing, which made him a star, and opened many doors for him. He was given the opportunity to ring the opening bell of the New York Stock Exchange, maybe not coincidental as that year he took home an extravagant $1.5 million for his accomplishments on the PBR tour.
Jess Lockwood Net Worth
Since launching his career, Jess has already proven his talents and earned millions. So, have you ever wondered how rich Jess Lockwood is, as of early 2019? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that Lockwood’s net worth is as high as $2.5 million, which is rather impressive, don’t you agree? Undoubtedly, his wealth will become even higher in the upcoming years, assuming that he successfully continues his somewhat dangerous career.
Jess Lockwood Personal Life, Dating, Girlfriend
What do you know about the personal life of this successful bull rider? Well, Jess has been in a relationship with Hailey Kinsel since 2015; Hailey is a rodeo rider and equestrian as well. She is focused on barrel racing events. Most recently, Jess proposed to Hailey and she said yes.
Jess Lockwood Internet Fame
Over the years, Jess has become quite popular on social media platforms, especially Instagram and Facebook, though he can also be found on Twitter. His official Instagram page has more than 210,000 followers, with whom he has shared details from his personal life, such as time spent with his girlfriend and now fiancée, Hailey, but also his recent career accomplishments, including his appearance at the Chicago Invitational, among numerous other posts. You can find Jess on Facebook, on which he is followed by more than 30,000 fans, while on Twitter, Jess has around 20,000 loyal fans with whom he has interacted with fans, sharing his thoughts and ideas, such as the point in life where all is great.
.@jesslockwood2 confirmed that he is on pace for a return to competition on March 23 at the Caterpillar Classic in Kansas City after missing the past four events with a broken collarbone.
— PBR (@PBR) March 16, 2019
Jess Lockwood Height, Weight, and Body Measurements
Do you know how tall Jess Lockwood is, and how much he weighs? Well, Jess stands at 5ft 5ins, which is equal to 1.65m, while he weighs approximately 130lbs or 58kg. Unfortunately, his exact body measurements are unknown in the media, but it’s obvious that he has a slim figure. His hair is blonde, and he has brown eyes.