Jess Lockwood won the 2017 Professional Bull Riding World Championship at the age of 20, making him the youngest world champion in PBR history. Lockwood was also 2016 PBR Rookie of the Year and the current No. 1 ranked bull rider in the world. His parents were also bull riders and his fiancé, Hailey Kinsel was the 2018 WPRA Barrel Racing world champion. Lockwood is a native of Volborg, Montana.