Empty Saddles: Shirley Hartman

                    Shirley Hartman was the main organizer for the Alberta’s Men & Women of Country Music, an annual country music concert held in the rural community of Hoadley, north of Rimbey. Shirley carried on the traditional concert started by the late Dianne Brandson. The fundraising concert …

Buttar Leads Canadian Contingent in 2018 PBR World Standings

Kaique Pacheco Crowned World Champion LAS VEGAS, Nevada – After five days and six rounds of electrifying action inside Las Vegas’ T-Mobile Arena, Dakota Buttar (Kindersley, Saskatchewan) concluded the season as the top-ranked Canadian in the PBR (Professional Bull Riders) world standings, finishing the season a career-best No. 17. Receiving the Glen Keeley Award for …

Fourth round of 2018 PBR World Finals

LAS VEGAS, Nevada – After making his PBR (Professional Bull Riders) World Finals debut Saturday night, Flying Four Bucking Bulls’ Finning Milky Chance bested the No. 1 ranked bull rider in the world, dispatching Kaique Pacheco (Itatiba, Brazil) in 3.81 seconds to earn a 43.75-point bull score. The bovine athlete owned by the Byrne family …

Byrne and Buttar Record Qualified Rides in Round 3 of the 2018 PBR World Finals

Canadian riders joined by nine Canadian bucking bulls, led by Brahma Boots Chrome. LAS VEGAS, Nevada – Round 3 of the 25th PBR: Unleash The Beast World Finals was a successful night for Canadian athletes, both riders and bulls. Tanner Byrne (Prince Albert, Saskatchewan) improved to 2-for-3 overall at the 2018 edition of the most …