Welcome to the 2017 CFR!

Holding the Calf — and the Record The annual Tie-Down Roping (TDR) Horse of the Year award is voted on by the TDR roping competitors. The great Sid, owned by Dean Edge of Rimbey, Alta., holds the record. Sid has been the recipient of this prestigious award seven times. (2005–2008, 2013–2015.)

NSB Dawson Hay: In the Footsteps of Giants

Dawson Hay of Wildwood, Alta., made the trip to the capitol to compete in Boys Steer Riding in 2013. Now three years later, he is following true to form in the natural progression of a bronc rider. This year he has qualified for the title in Novice Saddle Bronc and he is following the same …

CFR43: BB – Ty Taypotat – “On the Other Hand…”

Bareback rider Ty Fast Taypotat of Regina, Sask., is in Edmonton all geared up for CFR.  To say his journey has been a difficult one is an understatement. Taypotat was put out of commission with a severe bicep injury which occurred at Spanish Fork Fiesta Days in mid-July. Since then, the young cowboy has had …