How do you get rodeo’s roughest champions and the ranch’s toughest stock together? Only by invitation. The Calgary Stampede Rodeo puts the world’s best rodeo athletes head-to-head with our famously rough stock for ten days. The final weekend sees Wildcard Saturday and Showdown Sunday – Rodeo’s richest afternoon.
For rodeo information (contestant bios, results, rules, etc), click here.
For information on the GMC Rangeland Derby, click here.
In 2014, the Stampede Ranch will be bringing 150 head of its own bucking stock. Watch out for these three champion bucking horses: S-66 Stampede Warrior, S-91 Shoshone Mountain – Canadian Finals Rodeo Saddle Bronc Champion 2012 and S-83 Special Delivery – Canadian Champion Bareback 2012.
Other stock contractors include:
Big Bend Rodeo Co. - Don Hutsell
B-C5 – Vern McDonald
Big Stone Rodeo - Bruce Sunstrum and Art Klassen
Corey & Horst Rodeo - Mike Corey
Flying 5 Rodeo Co. - Sonny Riley
Franklin Rodeo Co. Ltd. - Shane Franklin
Harvey Northcott Rodeo - Ace Northcott
Kesler Rodeo and Kesler Championship Rodeo - Greg and Duane Kesler
Outlaw Buckers Rodeo Corp.
Vold Rodeo Ltd. - Wayne Vold
Braithwaite Ranches - Todd Braithwaite