Lodi bull rider Travis Jensen bucks back from career-threatening injury
Lodi’s Travis Jensen competes in a bull riding event in Prescott, Ariz., in early July. It was Jensen’s first time back in the ring since he suffered a broken neck after being thrown from a bull in April 2011.
Posted: Wednesday, August 8, 2012 12:00 am
Updated: 7:51 am, Wed Aug 8, 2012.
It was a frighteningly perfect storm for Lodi’s Travis Jensen. One uncooperative bull, an unforgivingly rough turf and an unplanned crash-landing all combined to threaten his professional career, if not his livelihood.
But now, over a year since his horrific neck injury last April, the 23-year-old bull rider is on his way back.
Wednesday, August 8, 2012 12:00 am.
Updated: 7:51 am.