Box 1263
Picture Butte, Alberta
Canada, T0K 1V0
Phone: 403-739-2988
Fax: 403-739-2987

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Chinook Rodeo Association

Due to the recent rainfall and arena conditions, we are POSTPONING RAYMOND TIMED EVENT JULY 1, a new date will be set if the schedule allows. We feel this is in the best interest of the competitors and livestock. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused.

Due to the recent rainfall and the parking limitations, we are unable to have our event in Brooks July 3 & 4.  We will re-book this event as a later date opens.  We apologize for any inconvenience, we need to make sure that we are maintaining social distancing guidelines inside and outside of the arena, for the best interest of our sport moving forward through the summer.

Just a reminder that FCA entries are open until July 2, for Strathmore Timed Event July 10 & 11.

Be safe, happy Canada Day!

Please see the attached schedule as it is now updated.



2020 Finals Dates: October 9-11, Brooks, AB


Exciting things coming up in 2020….the highest money earner of the CRA lead winter timed events will earn the 11th spot into finals!!! Must attend 3/4 of the upcoming events.

News Announcement:

The Highest Dollar earner in each of the events at the Chinook Rodeo Association (CRA) lead Winter Timed Event Challenges will now be able to qualify for the 11th spot at the finals.  Qualifications are based on the Chinook Rodeo Association (CRA) lead Winter Timed Event Challenges.

  • Must attend and compete in at least 75% of the CRA lead Timed Event Challenges. In case of a cancellation after entries, any members that have entered the Winter Timed Event Challenge that was cancelled, their attendance will count as entered.
  • If the highest money earner of the Winter Timed Event Challenges has qualified through money in the top 10 at the end of the season, the next highest dollar earner of the Winter Timed Event Challenges that has qualified based on the attendance will be awarded the 11th
  • Must still have attendance their events finals qualifications. For example for the 2019 Finals attendance required was:  Team Roping, Calf Roping, Steer Wrestling, Ladies Barrel Racing, and Junior Barrel Racing, a contestant must enter and compete at a minimum of 10 CRA Functions. At least 4 must be CRA Mother Rodeos, and the other 6 can be Mother Rodeos, Dual Approved Rodeos or Timed Event Challenges. Each Timed Event Challenge only counts as 1.  Breakaway Roping, Lil Rascals, Jr. Team Roping, these are optional events, and these events are filled strictly on money earned.  Competitors must enter and compete in at least 1 CRA Mother Rodeo.
  • Must be a member in good standing in accordance to all rules in the CRA Rule book.
  • The Winter Timed Event Challenges to count toward the 2020 Finals are: February 29, March 14, April 11, May 9

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*We are switching to direct deposit, please send banking information to the office if you have placed at one of our lead rodeo’s.*

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Finals 2019 Dates, Oct 4-6, 2019


When purchasing a membership, you will be sold 1 book of 5 tickets to sell on the the Conterra Arena Groomer, this total is $50 per person or 2 books of 5 tickets for a total of $100 per family .  Once the 5 or 10 tickets are sold, please return to the office.


We Welcome Conterra Arena Groomers on board as a Major Sponsor.  Members, please remember to get your raffle tickets at the next function.  They can be purchased directly from the office as well.  Don’t miss out on this opportunity to have a chance to win this amazing arena rake!
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The  Objectives of the Society are:  To organize rodeo contestants, contractors and committees for their mutual benefit and protection.  To promote the sport of rodeo in all its avenues.


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