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MOTOWYLO WINS 40TH STOMPEDE

By LOGAN CLOW Daily Herald-Tribune World Professional Chuckwagon Association (WPCA) driver Obrey Motowylo is $50,000 richer. Sunday, Motowylo captured the WPCA’S Dash for Cash at the 40th annual Grande Prairie Stompede at Evergreen Park alongside his outriders Chad Cosgrave and Ethan Motowylo. Motowylo clocked 1:18.89 in the final heat against Grande Prairie’s Rick Fraser (1:19.14), […]

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BULL RIDING PROVED A TOUGH TASK AT STOMPEDE

Final Score: Bulls 35 Cowboys 3 It definitely wasn’t a sticky situation at the 40th Grande Prairie Stompede at Evergreen Park. Lonnie West, the only bull rider to stay on for the full eight on Sunday, ended up with the most money from the four days of pro rodeo. The Cadogan, AB bull rider left […]

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Final Four Set For 40th

Obrey Motowylo, Layne MacGillivray, Rick Fraser or Ross Night will be $25,000 richer Sunday night. Those four have qualified for the Grande Prairie Stompede Dash For Cash among drivers from the World Chuckwagon Association competing at the 40th Stompede. Motowylo, driving the H & E Oilfield Services outfit, qualified for Sunday’s final in first place […]

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Day 3 of the Grande Prairie Stompede was another excellent night of chuckwagon races. Track conditions were a little slow, and it became the great equalizer as it tightened up the overall leaderboard, said Billy Melville on the WPCA website. When the nightly times were calculated, it was two-time Grande Prairie Stompede Champion Jason Glass […]

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MACGILLIVRAY STILL ON TOP IN CHUCKS

He was almost four seconds slower than opening night, but fast enough to keep the lead after two days of World Professional Chuckwagon Association competition at the 40th Grande Prairie Stompede on Thursday. Layne MacGillivray and his Cascade wagon toured the Evergreen Park oval at Gordon Badger Stadium in 1:20.02 and 14th overall on the […]

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Sorry Dad & Grandpa, It Was Dayton’s Day

With all due respect to Layne MacGillivray, the story of the night at Day 1 of the 40th Grande Prairie Stompede was Dayton Sutherland. You may recognize the name Sutherland. Dayton’s grandpa Kelly is a legend in the World Professional Chuckwagon Association with more Calgary Stampede championships then anyone. Dayton’s dad Mark has had his […]

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Dreger Looking To Repeat

By LOGAN CLOW Daily Herald-Tribune Dean Dreger enters the 2017 Western Chuckwagon Association as the reigning WCA GMC Pro Tour champion. The veteran chuckwagon driver, who lives in the Grande Prairie area, said he knows full well capturing back-to-back tour titles isn’t going to be easy. “This year I’d like to do it again. It’s […]

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Letendre Ready For WCA Debut

By LOGAN CLOW Daily Herald-Tribune Rilee Letendre admits there’s plenty of mixed emotions ahead of her Western Chuckwagon Association debut this season. The local Grande Prairie driver is the only female driver on the WPCA and WCA circuits this season. “I know that women have come a long way, but when you talk to people […]

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Bust Out Kicks Off Stompede

By KEVIN HAMPSON Daily Herald-Tribune The Grande Prairie Stompede illustrates the deep roots of western culture in the Peace Country, said Terri Sudnik, who was named Stomper of the Year Tuesday. Sudnik, president of the Stompede board, received the award during the Stompede’s Bust Out barbecue celebration in the parking lot of Revolution Place. “The […]

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Get In The Program!

Looking for an inexpensive and effect way to promote your company? Stompede has a great way to do just that. For just $100 you can be in Stompede’s 40th year program. Your business can have a coupon placed in the program. A great way to advertise your business and promote local shopping! As an added […]

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