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Maple Leaf Circuit Finals! For those who are interested in the history of the Maple Leaf Circuit, here it is. The Professional Rodeo Cowboys Assoc. (PRCA) has 12 regions in the U.S. divided into circuits, plus Canada now has one (Maple Leaf),and Mexico has one — 14 circuits. Each year, each circuit’s season leader and …

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Dog Gone Good! Congratulations to Peter Gonnet of Outlook, Sask., on winning the International Stock Dog Championship held at Agribition in Regina. Running his home-raised, ten-year-old border collie, Bob, Peter placed fifth in both the first and second trial run and then topped the Finals with a brilliant completion time of 1:46. “It was exciting …

Curtis Anderson

From Wreck to Recovery The triumphant resilience that is the driving force of Curtis’ success. By Chelsey Becker June 26, 2022, will mark 20 years since the unforgettable wreck that Curtis Anderson underwent after suffering a major brain injury caused by a bull riding accident.  Anderson was competing at the Ponoka Stampede, the fifth-largest rodeo …

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Western Oasis Far from the heat and noise of the midwayand rodeo grounds is one of my favouriteareas of the Stampede — the Western Oasis.This cool, people-friendly area is “the place”to relax, perhaps sip a glass of wine, visit thebooths and displays of artists and even learna few cooking tips.For 2022, over 100 artists are …

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CFCW — Since 1954… It was a great night of Canadian country music, celebrating the artists, musicians and those whoplay their tunes.Congratulations to 840 CFCW Radio, Edmonton, the winner of the 11th Annual Country MusicAlberta Award Radio Station of the Year (Large Market). CFCW is a longtime supporter of CanadianCowboy Country, country music, musicians, rodeo …