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Shelby Spielman CFR 2018

After attending 26 CPRA rodeos this summer, and winning just over $20,000, Shelby Spielman has qualified for her very first Canadian Finals Rodeo in the number seven position. This year she won the Wainwright Stampede, Bruce Stampede, High Prairie…

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Bertina Olafson CFR 2018

Bertina grew up on a farm that always had a good number of horses. Her father races chuckwagons and has always had breeding, riding and wagon horses. She competed in gymkhana for years but hung up the saddle after…

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Kylie Whiteside CFR 2018

After competing in the CPRA for three years, Kyle Whiteside is headed to her very first Canadian Finals Rodeo. The Longview, Alberta cowgirls passion is barrel racing and training horses. At just 18 years of age, one could say,…

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Diane Skocdopole CFR 2018

Coming to Red Deer in tenth position, after 38 CPRA rodeos and pocketing $14,864, is Diane Skocdopole. She will be bringing Sonic aka. JG Hectors Pizzazz by RNJ Heckofafrenchman out of RNJ Abigail, and Kaye aka. Known To Be Wild…

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Justine Elliot CFR 2018

CFR 45 will be the first Canadian Finals Rodeo that 16 year old Justine Elliot has qualified for, and likely will not be her last. The grade eleven student has been around horses her entire life; her father is…

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Rene LeClercq CFR 2018

Coming to us in the number 12 position is the Holden, Alberta barrel racer, Rene LeClercq. This year she placed second at Dawson Creek, was the Brooks Pro Rodeo Champion, placed second at the Finning Pro Tour Finals and…

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Down to the Wire

Canadian Professional Rodeo Association September 25, 2018 l Airdrie, Alberta FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Courtesy of the Canadian Professional Rodeo Association It’s a very special part of every rodeo season – the final few frenzied weeks of drama and tension…

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PRCA, CPRA Create Maple Leaf Circuit

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association is pleased to announce that it will be adding a 13th circuit, starting in the 2019 rodeo season. The PRCA and Canadian Professional Rodeo Association have partnered to create the…

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Manning and Pozzobon – A Friendly Rivalry

July 30, 2018 l Airdrie, Alberta FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Manning and Pozzobon – A Friendly Rivalry Courtesy of the Canadian Professional Rodeo Association It was a nice moment. Friday night at the Medicine Hat Stampede is always one of…