Locate Rodeo 2015

Greetings from the Locate Rodeo Committee,


Competitors, Volunteers, Sponsors and Vendors

Online Registration is open: www.LocateRodeo.com



Competitor Registration:


  • Early Bird Competitor registration is $200* per competitor
  • *Registration price increases after June 16th to $250.
    • This includes Friday’s Casino Night and all 3 meals (including Awards Banquet) on Saturday August1, 2015.
    • Competitors must select one division: power, telecom, water, or gas.
  • Competitor registrations close on June 27.

All competitors must report in to our host hotel (Atlanta Airport Marriott on Best Road) by 12:30 pm on Friday, July 31, 2015.

Volunteer Registration:

Locate Rodeo needs 100 volunteers!

  • Volunteers must check in by 12:30pm on Friday, July 31 and be available from 7:30am till 5:00pm on Saturday, August 1st.
    • As a volunteer, you are treated to Friday’s Casino Night and all 3 meals (including Awards Banquet) on Saturday August1, 2015.

Do you know of previous volunteers who enjoy participating, forward this email to them so you can enjoy the event together!



Competitor Scholarships:  http://locaterodeo.com/rodeo-information/scholarships-available/

  • National – KRYLON Industrial is offering 4 scholarships – see link to Krylon site for details
  • Georgia – Georgia Utility Coordinating Council (4 spots) – Deadline May 28, 2015
  • South Carolina – South Carolina 811 (3 spots) – Deadline June 1, 2015
  • Florida – Sunshine 811’s No Bull Rodeo (8 spots)  – Deadline June 5, 2015


Feeder Events:  http://locaterodeo.com/rodeo-information/feeder-events/

  • Texas Utility Locate Rodeo presented by Texas 811 at UT Arlington on Saturday, May 9, 2015.
  • Ontario Regional Locate Rodeo presented by the Ontario Regional Common Ground Alliance (ORCGA) at University of Guelph in Ontario, Canada on July 16-17, 2015.

Louisiana Damage Prevention Summit Locate Rodeo in Baton Rouge Louisiana was held on Monday March 30, 2015



Sponsorship Opportunities are still available: http://locaterodeo.com/rodeo-information/sponsorship/

Thank you to our 2015 Host and Sponsors:

  • Host: Georgia 811
  • Cohost: National Utility Locate Contractors Association (NULCA)
  • Double Diamond: Krylon and USIC
  • Gold: APWA
  • Bronze: Common Ground Alliance (CGA)
  • Official Bag Sponsor: Georgia Utility Coordinating Council (GUCC)


Locate Equipment manufacturers join us as an REMC sponsor: http://locaterodeo.com/rodeo-information/remc/

Thank you 2015 REMC sponsors:

  • Diamond: SPX/ Radiodetection and Vivax Metrotech


Learn more about the Vendor Expo here:   http://locaterodeo.com/expotrade-show/table-top-information/
Vendors have until May 15 to take advantage of our Early Bird pricing.  Vendor registration package can be downloaded




For Information or to register for classes: http://locaterodeo.net/rodeo-information/classes-offered/