Recap of Sunday, July 17, 2016

Stampede attendance Sunday, July 17: 151,695

Cumulative attendance for 2016: 1,088,039

Same day for 2015: 106,803

Cumulative attendance for 2015: 1,168,509 

Rodeo, Chuckwagon and Agriculture Competition Results:

Rodeo:

Winners:

Saddle Bronc: Zeke Thurston (Big Valley, AB) - 89.50

Bareback: Steven Peebles (Redmond, OR) - 83.00

Bull Riding: Cody Teel (Kountze, TX) - 91.50

Tie-Down Roping: Shane Hanchey (Sulphur, LA) - 7.9

Steer Wrestling: Seth Brockman (Wheatland, WY) - 4.7

Barrel Racing: Mary Burger (Pauls Valley, OK) - 17.99


Full rodeo results available here.

$12,000 scholarship awarded to Oklahoma teen at 33rd annual Junior Steer Classic. Read the full story here.

Alberta's Zeke Thurston defends his title in Saddle Bronc, while Barrel Racer Mary Burger thrills with a final win. Read the full story here.

Chuckwagon Racing:
Kirk Sutherland crowned as GMC Rangeland Derby Champion. See full results here.

Other Results:

Stampede Talent Search

  • Grand Prize Winner - Lizzy Munson
  • 1st Runner Up - Craig Henderson
  • 2nd Runner Up - Zasha Rabie
  • 3rd Runner Up - Kate Stevens
  • Don Welden (Most Promising Performer Award) - Jana McDonald

Contacts

Jennifer Booth

Manager, Public Relations

Office: 403.261.0327

Cell: 403.463.6834

jbooth@calgarystampede.com

Kristina Barnes

Manager, Western Events & Agriculture Communications

Office: 403.261.0382

Cell: 403.585.4706

kbarnes@calgarystampede.com

Neil Hilts

Media Relations Coordinator

Office: 403.261.0242

Cell: 403.512.7034

nhilts@calgarystampede.com

Daniel Kennedy

Media Relations Coordinator (accreditation)

Office: 403.261.9315

Cell: 902.483.5306

dkennedy@calgarystampede.com