Savage is a visually captivating, inspiring and intimate portal into the world’s most dangerous sport. Following one man’s journey of true grit, determination and rugged willpower to achieve the elusive dream of becoming a world champion.
After winning the High School National Finals, being named PRCA reserve rookie of the year, and making the National Finals 3 times in 4 years, Clayton Savage was right where he had always dreamed about being, one of the best bull riders in the world.
But that was over a decade ago…
After a life altering diagnosis, shattered limbs, an infection that nearly required amputation, countless surgeries, and 60+ serious injuries, 10 years has passed.
With a career plagued with infinite obstacles, it seemed like his riding days were reaching their end. His doctors, family and friends have all suggested that it’s time to hang up his rope.
But Clayton Savage isn’t your average cowboy. Regarded as one of the toughest bull riders around, he ignores all of the noise. At age 35, (currently the oldest top 50 bull rider in the world) he has decided to make a run at a comeback, one the sport of bull riding has never seen before.