Behind the scenes with the Rodeo's too-cute Mutton Bustin' kid cowboys: Tots talk sheep strategy
These tykes stay up past bedtime to brave a herd of sheep on the dirt of Reliant Stadium, armed with only a helmet and a fistful of wool.
Though just 5- and 6-years-old, these kids prove that they can hang on as well as any hardened bull rider.
CultureMap went behind the scenes on Armed Forces Appreciation Day to find out how the young 'uns prepared for their turn in the ring. Learn their secrets and their strategies by watching our exclusive video above.