Box 393, Carseland, Alberta  T0J 0M0
(403-875-3242  /

Office hours:  Monday to Friday, 9:00am - 1:00pm
If no answer, please leave a message and I will get back to you the next business day.



Tanya Hancock is looking for a header in TR40 for Brooks Rodeo

  • CSPRA Rule Additions/Deletions/Changes:
  • Secretary & Rodeo Office Rules:  page 15, rule #10 - will be changed to add “plus applicable GST” to the $2.00 & $6.00 fees.
  • Drawing Out & Entry Refund:
  • Page 20, rule 1 - any reference to “entry preferences” will be deleted as CSPRA does not use a preference system.
  • Page 20, rule 2 - contestants now have only five (5) days from the day of the rodeo to get their medical or vet release
  •                              forms into the CSPRA office or they will be treated as a turn out and be responsible for all fees.
  • General Rules:  page 10, rule 12 – changed to “two contestants make a contest”.
  • Point Award System:  page 25 – Bonus points are based on the number of contestants who actually competed.
  • Barrel Racing Electric Timers:  page 19, rule 5a - replace hundredths with thousandths in both timing and payout.
  • Breakaway Rules:  page 13 – any reference to two or more loops will be changed to only one loop is allowed.
  • NEW!  Hardship Rule:  If a contestant must medical out of an event, both the contestant and their spouse can medical out under the same 
                release form with no penalty.
  • NEW!  Distressed Entry Rule:  If an event is "distressed", meaning that it has less than eight (8) entries, contestants from higher age groups
  •             can enter down into that event and compete for money only no points (in team events you must enter as a team). You will need to
  •             specify your wish to participate as a "distressed entry" at time of entries. Should there be more than needed "distressed entries", the 
  •             amount to fill the event will be drawn from all who requested to enter down.


A Celebration of Don Kraft's Life
  was held Friday, July 17, 2015 in Medicine Hat along with a social at George Schreiner's place.
 In lieu of flowers, a donation can be made in his name to Foothills Country Hospice Box 274, Okotoks, AB  T1S 1A5.

Heaven has gained a special cowboy
CSPRA Team Roping Director and competitor Don Kraft, lost his courageous battle with cancer.
Don competed in team roping with Bill Akins and Mike Tucker and in ribbon roping with his life partner Marilyn Callaway.
Don and Marilyn were the CSPRA Ribbon Roping 50-59 Champions in 2012. Our thoughts and prayers go
out to the Kraft and Callaway families. A memorial is being planned for Friday, July 17 in Medicine Hat.



Don't forget about our great incentives for selling lots of raffle tickets...

- $25 membership refund if you sell all your tickets and
get the money in before the end of May 2015

- $500 to the winner of the selling ticket

- $500 to the seller of the most tickets

The "Distressed" Rule

  1. If an event is "distressed", meaning that it has less than eight (8) entries, contestants from higher age groups (in team events it must be an existing team) can "enter down" into that event and compete for money only (no points). You will need to specify your wish to do so at time of entries. Should there be more than needed "distressed" entries, the amount to fill the event will be drawn from all who requested to "enter down".


Congrats to the Mayerthorpe
Senior Pro Rodeo Committee!

They won the rodeo approval draw of $2200 to use at their rodeo in 2015.

(President Lynn Turcato awards Ross Bohnet the winning cheque)


A Cowboy Farewell was held in Jim Gladstone’s honor Friday, May 22 at Ranchman’s.
A celebration of his life as father, son, grandfather and professional rodeo world champion.  

Funeral services were held at the Cardston Agri-dome in Cardston, AB on
Saturday, May 23. For further info please contact Jim Mason at 403-861-4440.


2015 MEMBERSHIP FORMS Application 2015.doc

To renew your Rodeo Connection subscription for the 2015 season, you will have to
phone their office - we will no longer be doing subscriptions from the CSPRA office.
Please contact them at 403-646-5564 or email:

The CSPRA is currently accepting bids for our 2015 Finals in Claresholm AB for the following:
Judges, Timers, Arena Director, Announcer, Contract Act.
Please send all bids to by March 31, 2015.

The Canadian Senior Pro Rodeo is pleased to announce our
largest sponsor in the history of the CSPRA:


Thank you Ford!



Cardston, AB - August 28 & 29, 2015
Claresholm, AB - September 5 & 6, 2015

The new address for CSPRA is:
Box 393, Carseland, Alberta  T0J 0M0

(403-875-3242  /

Office hours:  9:00am - 1:00pm, Monday to Friday
If no answer, please leave a message and I will get back to you the next business day.


Click on the link to view the CSPRA 2014 Finals results with payout of all 4 rounds and the average Payout All Rounds.pdf


Canadian Senior Pro Rodeo Association
Rodeo Forever!

Greetings from the world of Canadian Senior Pro Rodeo. For those folks over 40 who still enjoy rodeo, please think about joining our organization. We offer the opportunity to rodeo in Canada or throughout North America with competitive, skilled contestants.

The Canadian Rodeo season starts in early April with rodeos scattered across Western Canada throughout the spring, summer and early fall. The 2015 Finals will be a Sudden Death Finals held October 15, 16, 17, & 18 at the Claresholm Agriplex, Claresholm, Alberta.

Contestants compete in such events as Barrel Racing, Steer Wrestling, Tie Down Roping, Saddle Bronc Riding, Bareback Riding, Bull Riding, Team Roping and Ribbon Roping. Included in the opportunity to enjoy Senior Pro Rodeo is the choice to head south of the border to rodeos hosted by the National Senior Pro Rodeo Association.

New since the 2014 Season!

The CSPRA now has the option of hosting a full CSPRA rodeo, a timed event only rodeo or a roughstock only rodeo for first-time rodeos. A timed event only rodeo will consist of tie down roping, breakaway roping, ladies barrel racing, ribbon roping, team roping and steer wrestling. All rodeos have to follow the CSPRA rule book to be sanctioned. Please contact your event director with any questions. Be advised that the NSPRA has moved to a “region” format since the 2014 season. Included in the Canadian region will be ALL CSPRA rodeos as well as those rodeos occurring in Montana.

* The CSPRA accepts Visa & Mastercard
- a flat service charge of $10.00 will be added
  on all transactions.


* Concerns, ideas, questions or any general information is welcomed by the board. Please contact your event director to find out the lastest information. Director phone numbers are posted and appear in the monthly paper.


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