The Lakeland College Rodeo Team hosted the annual Saddlebronc/Bareback School at Lakeland College in Vermilion on October 25 - 27.
Participants had the opportunity to learn from the best with instructors being CFR Champions and NFR qualifiers, Dusty Hausauer, Layton Green, and Jake Vold. Sixteen saddle bronc riders and five bareback riders practiced on spur boards, and learned the basics of proper chute procedure. They also had the opportunity to practice the fundamentals o
Rodeo Goers were drawn from all over to watch and partake in the action of The 65th Annual Wainwright Stampede held from June 21 to June 24. There were numerous breakfasts, lunches and BBQ’s held throughout Wainwright during the Stampede with many donating the funds to various clubs, societies, and charities.
Wednesday, June 20 was the start of the Wainwright Stampede with Rodeo Slack Performances at the grounds during the day, and at 5 p.m. the Downtown Stampede Kick Off wa
Hundreds of college rodeo contestants gathered at Lakeland College Vermilion for the Canadian Intercollegiate Rodeo Association’s (CIRA) Finals from March 29 - 31. Students represented British Columbia Equine College, Olds College, NAIT, SAIT, University of Alberta, University of Lethbridge, Red Deer College, Medicine Hat College, Lethbridge College, Mount Royal University, University of Saskatchewan, and Lakeland College. Events included pole bending, bareback riding, tie-do
No one had planned for the rain and thunder storm that hit Lea Park on the opening night of this year’s rodeo. The show still went on despite the wash out conditions. Cowboys slided in the muck and the dirt adding to the entertainment and delighting the crowds. Lea Park Saddle Bronc Riders fought hard to hang on tight for 8 seconds as they slided in the wet conditions at Lea Park rodeo on June 9. Photos Marie Conboy “The storm rolled right through. We never stop the show unle