WATCH: Governor Greitens rappels into JQH Arena at PBR competition

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SPRINGFIELD, Mo. A grand entrance at Saturday night's Professional Bull Riding competition in Springfield.

In front of thousands of onlookers packed into JQH Arena, Missouri governor Eric Greitens rappeled from the rafters into the event as the announcer called him a hero and listed several of his military commendations.

This is the ninth year for the PBR PFI Western Invitational. The Built Ford Tough Series is televised nationally and concludes on Sunday night.

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