Archive for the ‘Sports/Calgary Stampede’ Category

Brazil’s Marcos Gloria grabs $100K prize at Calgary Stampede rodeo

Sunday, July 15th, 2018
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Brazilian bull rider Marcos Gloria made the most of his second chance to win $100,000 at the Calgary Stampede rodeo on Sunday.

Calgary Stampede Rodeo: Showdown Sunday

Sunday, July 15th, 2018
Calgary Stampede Rodeo: Showdown Sunday

2018 Calgary Stampede on CBC

Calgary Stampede Rangeland Derby & Day 9 Wrap

Saturday, July 14th, 2018
Calgary Stampede Rangeland Derby & Day 9 Wrap

2018 Calgary Stampede on CBC

Calgary Stampede Rodeo Roundup: Day 9

Saturday, July 14th, 2018
Calgary Stampede Rodeo Roundup: Day 9

2018 Calgary Stampede on CBC

Calgary Stampede Rodeo: Wild Card Saturday

Saturday, July 14th, 2018
Calgary Stampede Rodeo: Wild Card Saturday

2018 Calgary Stampede on CBC

Calgary Stampede Rodeo Roundup: Day 8

Friday, July 13th, 2018
Calgary Stampede Rodeo Roundup: Day 8

2018 Calgary Stampede on CBC

Bull rider Marcos Gloria flies into Showdown Sunday with week’s top score

Friday, July 13th, 2018
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Edmonton's Marcos Gloria put down the highest bull riding score of the week to leap frog into Showdown Sunday.

Calgary Stampede Rodeo: Day 8

Friday, July 13th, 2018
Calgary Stampede Rodeo: Day 8

2018 Calgary Stampede on CBC

Eavesdropping on Ron MacLean’s Stampede conversation with his dog

Friday, July 13th, 2018
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I was talking to my Standard Schnauzer “Jackson” this week. We had just finished watching Day 5 at the Calgary Stampede. Jackson was at the foot of the sofa, his head craned over the armrest, still gazing at the TV: “Dad, tell me again that story about the woman in Kurt Bensmiller’s barn last year?”

Rodeo finals add intrigue to closing days of Calgary Stampede

Friday, July 13th, 2018
Zeke Thurston

The Calgary Stampede is heading into its final few days, and hopeful rodeo contestants have been battling for spots in the Sunday Showdown all week. Both saddle bronc riding and bull riding are deep into their runs, with hopefuls looking to reach the final stage. Pool A has wrapped up in both competitions, while Pool B is heading into its final day on Friday.