The first performance of the Calgary Stampede rodeo goes this afternoon.
A pair of Peace region cowboys have been invited to compete this year.
Hudson’s Hope product Jake Watson will be in Pool A of the saddle broncs. It starts today.
Sexsmith’s Lee Rombough is in Pool B of the tie-down roping. It gets going Tuesday.
Eight chuckwagon drivers from the Peace will be taking part in the Rangeland Derby this year.
Rick Fraser, Cody Ridsdale, Chanse and Mike Vigen and Kelly, Kirk, Mark and Mitch Sutherland will all be there.