Roy Honoured

The Calgary Stampede has named one heckuva draft horseman as one of the recipients of the 15th Annual Western Legacy Awards. Congratulations to Bruce Roy of Cremona, Alta., as one of the 2019 Western Legacy Award recipients. A Calgary Stampede volunteer for 60 years, Bruce Roy has brought an international profile to the Draft and …

Unique View

  The Calgary Stampede unveiled the 2020 Calgary Stampede Poster created by 17-year-old Ariel Clipperton of Calgary, Alta. As the winner of the competition, Clipperton is also the recipient of a $10,000 scholarship, provided by the Brandon Flock Foundation. The 2020 Stampede poster will be distributed worldwide, with more than 30,000 printed and will be …

Empty Saddles ~ Jay Contway

Jay Joseph Contway was born Feb 13, 1935, in Malta, Montana, and passed away Nov 21, 2019, in Great Falls, Montana. During his storied life, he was a teacher, watercolour artist, champion professional roper and world traveller. He was internationally renowned as a Western artist, most notably for his bronze sculptures, which were awarded to …

2019 CCA Champs!

The 2019 CCA Finals held in Swift Current, Sask., was a big success and the future is bright for a continuation of the marquee event as the contract was extended to 2026. The CCA Finals Rodeo is one of Canada’s largest rodeo events, featuring seven major events and two junior events. Alongside the five rodeo …