Jason Glass wins 2013 GMC Rangeland Derby
Calgary – With a roaring crowd and thundering hooves the 2013 GMC Rangeland Derby has been won by Jason Glass. Along with bragging rights Jason also took home a cheque for $100,000.
Jason Glass, Jerry Bremner, Kirk Sutherland and Rick Fraser earned their way into Sunday’s final heat by virtue of their performances in Saturday’s semi-finals. Jason Glass made the most of the opportunity, capturing the title on Sunday night.
This year Jason won both the 2013 Aggregate on Saturday, July 13 and a cheque for $100,000 in tonight’s GMC Rangeland Derby.
Driven by tradition. Guided by experts, the Calgary Stampede invites only the top outfits in North America to compete for 1.5 million in prize money.
For more information about the 2013 GMC Rangeland Derby winner or the Calgary Stampede, please visit: calgarystampede.com.
About the Calgary Stampede
As we enter our second century, the Calgary Stampede celebrates the people, the animals, the land, the traditions and the values that make up the unique spirit of the west. The Calgary Stampede contributes to the quality of life in Calgary and southern Alberta through our world-renowned 10-day Stampede, year-round facilities, western events and several youth and agriculture programs. Exemplifying the theme We’re Greatest Together; we are a volunteer-supported, not-for-profit community organization that preserves and promotes western heritage and values. All revenue is reinvested into Calgary Stampede programs and facilities.