Calgary Stampede Announces Invitees for 2017

April 28, 2017

NASHVILLE, Tenn (RFD-TV) The Calgary Stampede is excited to announce the names of the athletes who will be competing at the world’s largest outdoor rodeo on July 7th -16th. During the 10 days of competition, 120 rodeo superstars will ride, rope, and race in hopes of capturing a share of the $2,000,000 payout.

Calgary Stampede’s Rodeo Consultant Kynan Vine says, “The list that we have put out this week, I think, is exciting. We have lots of new competitors, new up-and-coming stars, and we have some returning competitors that are going to be exciting to watch.”

Watch the video to find out which athletes have been invited to Calgary and how they were selected!

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