Canadians Make History at Wrangler NFR

CANADIAN PROFESSIONAL RODEO ASSOCIATION Levi Simpson and Jeremy Buhler had already written a page in Canadian rodeo history when the pair became the first all-Canadian team to qualify for the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo in the team roping. But they might have written an even cooler story when the duo blistered a 4.4 second run […]

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Winter Riding

Winter can be a brutal time of year when it comes to riding horses, but it’s not impossible. With careful planning and knowledge, you can ride safely and enjoyably throughout the winter months. Here are a few tips to help you and your horse make the most of your riding, be it for pleasure or […]

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Smartphone Photographer

Love snapping shots with your smartphone? We’ve rounded up 10 of the best photo apps on the market to help you capture your horses and western lifestyle in unique and creative ways. Facetune – $8.49 Improve your selfie shots with the tools in Facetune, from whitening teeth, improving skin, brightening dark circles and even reshaping […]

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Full Circle

He came first, into the life of my husband. The sorrel horse was 18-months-old – unbroke, but had a solid temperament. He was sired by Super High Gear, out of the mare Ms Lyndi Lou, born in 1991 and came from John Miller’s breeding program. My husband, Clay spent countless hours with the gelding who […]

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Champions Crowned at Canadian Finals Rodeo

  It was a story that will be told and retold for a long time. It’s the story of a twenty-three year-old bull riding sensation whose season came to a crushing halt in Cheyenne, Wyoming—a bull ride that ended in a shattered ankle left in nine pieces with three plates and ten screws holding it […]

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PRCA & CPRA Extend Agreement

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – November 10, 2017 – The Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association and the Canadian Professional Rodeo Association have agreed on terms to extend their co-sanctioning agreement for the 2017 rodeo season. PRCA Commissioner Karl Stressman was pleased to reach the agreement with CPRA Representative Jeff Robson. “We’re very happy with the […]

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Bonfire – The Chestnut Gentleman

  Drafted in the trenches of Ypres, in the dark hours of May 2, 1915, the compelling elegy In Flanders Fields, was written by John McCrae and inspired by the death of a friend. Most commonwealth citizens know of the WWI poem – and every November the recitation is honoured and re-dedicated to those who […]

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CRPA and Edmonton Northlands Launch New Partnership

Excitement was the order of the day as Canadian Professional Rodeo Association and Edmonton Northlands negotiators made it official. The Canadian Finals Rodeo will remain at its traditional home – Northlands Coliseum. “We’re happy to be back!” noted CPRA Canadian Finals spokesman Jeff Robson. “We’ve enjoyed 43 great years in Edmonton and we’re excited the […]

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Canadian Barrel Horse Incentive 2016

  This past Thanksgiving weekend (October 6-9) in Ponoka, AB, saw the 2016 rendition of the CBHI Superstakes and CBHA Select Breeders Sale.  With over $195,000 given away, once again the weekend was a realization that this program is headed in the right direction at an amazing pace. Since its inception, the CBHI has grown […]

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