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Brooks busts bull and wins Irricana Bullnanza

Brooks busts bull and wins Irricana Bullnanza

Nanton’s Beau Brooks beat out 29 other bull riders to win Irricana’s Bullnanza and took home more than $5,200 in prize money, Aug 7. Brooks was second in the first Go-Round with a score of 85.5, first in the finals with an 86.
Brooks busts bull, wins Irricana rodeo

Brooks busts bull, wins Irricana rodeo

Nanton’s Beau Brooks beat out 29 other bull riders to win Irricana’s rodeo and took home more than $5,200 in prize money, Aug 7. Brooks was second in the first Go-Round with a score of 85.5, first in the finals with an 86.
Cochrane, Springbank girls rein in gold from Kentucky

Cochrane, Springbank girls rein in gold from Kentucky

Alberta’s youth reining champions have added an international accolade to their resume, after claiming the gold medal at the North American Junior and Young Riders Championship in Kentucky late last month.
Local teen wins barrel racing series

Local teen wins barrel racing series

A local girl is this year’s 2D Youth Champion at the Irvine Tack & Trailers Barrel Racing Series in Crossfield. Angela Cambruzzi, 16, won the championship with her 11-year-old quarter horse Annie in a time of 19.0 seconds.
Cochrane women look to make nationals

Cochrane women look to make nationals

Two Cochrane women are among the 35 players from across the country vying for 22 spots on the Canadian national women’s under-18 hockey team. Katy Josephs and Amy Helfrich are in Toronto for the camp, which runs from Aug.
Crossfield ball player set for U.S. college

Crossfield ball player set for U.S. college

Payton Eldridge’s future is looking bright. The Crossfield native was part of the Edmonton Warriors women’s baseball team that competed at the national championship tournament in St. John, N.B. from Aug. 1-8. She’ll also be on her way to U.S.
This month in sports: Bring on September

This month in sports: Bring on September

The World Cup and the Calgary Stampede have passed.
Crossfield ball player set for U.S. college

Crossfield ball player set for U.S. college

Payton Eldridge’s future is looking bright. The Crossfield native is part of the Edmonton Warriors women’s baseball team currently competing at the national championship tournament in St. John, N.B. from Aug. 1-8. She’ll also be on her way to U.S.
Slo-pitch tourney to raise money for breast cancer research

Slo-pitch tourney to raise money for breast cancer research

A slo-pitch tournament set for Airdrie this weekend will do more than provide exciting competition, as its main goal is to raise money in the continuing fight against breast cancer.
Irricana Bullnanza a must-see event

Irricana Bullnanza a must-see event

The Irricana Humps and Horns Harvest Bullnanza is set for Aug. 7 at Founders Park, as the Canadian Pro Rodeo Association (CPRA) will be bringing 30 of its best bullriders to the most intimate rodeo experience of the season.
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