The all-time leading Saddle Bronc of the Year is K2 Kingsway, owned by the late Verne Franklin. In his amazing career, Kingsway Skoal won five Canadian saddle bronc titles, three Canadian bareback awards and was selected world champion bareback horse in 1988 and was twice named world champion saddle bronc (1995-96). Kingsway was immortalized in 1999 …
Did You Know? In 1974, the total prize money of the Canadian Finals Rodeo was $29,478. Since then, $24,593,844 in prize money has been awarded to the CFR Champions. (Not including 2017 prize money.)
Congratulations! Connor Hamilton of Calgary, Alta., is the 2017 Novice Bareback Champion!
Congratulations to Dawson Hay of Wildwood, Alta., the 2017 Novice Saddle Bronc Champion!
Congratulations to Luke Ferber of Irricana, Alta., 2017 CPRA Steer Riding Champion, who won the championship by a mere $16.00!