Western Chuckwagon Association

 

 

      Rio Grande Canada Day Rodeo, Thursday-Sunday, June 29-July 2, 2017

 

 

 

 

Tarp Auction 2013

 

2013 WCA Annual Tarp Auction

As the WCA continues to grow, so do the Tarp Auctions and this year was no exception.The support was phenominal Attendance was great.There was food, drink and fun. We were happy to see a few new faces mingled in the crowd of our loyal ongoing supporters. Sales were up almost $10,000 from last year. Photos are posted at the bottom after all the stats.

Here is a list of how each driver did overall.

Name $ Sold For
Dean Dreger 1 $59,500.00
Ryan McAleney $29,500.00
Derek Aebly $24,250.00
Erik Tremblay $24,150.00
Todd McCracken $22,700.00
Eric Rever $22,350.00
Les Rever $19,100.00
Lane Kimble $18,150.00
Tyson Graham $17,150.00
Brian Lewis $15,250.00
Nathan Sales $13,800.00
Evan McGee 1 $12,500.00
Glen Ridsdale $12,100.00
Doug Green $11,500.00
Sean Debolt $11,450.00
Leo Mitchell $11,300.00
Lance Lewis $11,200.00
Rick McRorie $10,950.00
Roy Romanow $10,600.00
Wendell Ridsdale $9,000.00
Dean Dreger 2 $9,000.00
Lane Kimble 2 $8,600.00
Blaid Flad $6,700.00
Evan McGee 2 $3,700.00
Glen Ridsdale 2 $3,400.00
Dwight Green $3,250.00
Total $401,150.00

And how each driver did at each show

Driver Grande Prairie Rio Grande Rycroft Teepee Creek Dawson Creek Total
Dean Dreger 1 $16,250.00 $8,500.00 $8,500.00 $16,250.00 $10,000.00 $59,500.00
Ryan McAleney $9,500.00 $3,500.00 $3,500.00 $9,500.00 $3,500.00 $29,500.00
Derek Aebly $3,500.00 $3,500.00 $3,500.00 $10,250.00 $3,500.00 $24,250.00
Erik Tremblay $6,000.00 $3,250.00 $3,250.00 $6,400.00 $5,250.00 $24,150.00
Todd McCracken $7,700.00 $2,750.00 $3,000.00 $4,250.00 $5,000.00 $22,700.00
Eric Rever $5,000.00 $4,250.00 $3,750.00 $4,250.00 $5,100.00 $22,350.00
Les Rever $4,000.00 $3,700.00 $3,700.00 $4,000.00 $3,700.00 $19,100.00
Lane Kimble 1 $5,250.00 $2,600.00 $2,600.00 $4,200.00 $3,500.00 $18,150.00
Tyson Graham $4,250.00 $2,600.00 $2,900.00 $3,700.00 $3,700.00 $17,150.00
Brian Lewis $4,000.00 $2,000.00 $2,000.00 $3,000.00 $4,250.00 $15,250.00
Nathan Sales $4,100.00 $2,750.00 $2,750.00 $2,200.00 $2,000.00 $13,800.00
Evan Magee 1 $3,750.00 $1,100.00 $1,100.00 $2,800.00 $3,750.00 $12,500.00
Glen Ridsdale 1 $2,800.00 $2,000.00 $2,000.00 $2,500.00 $2,800.00 $12,100.00
Doug Green $3,500.00 $1,000.00 $1,500.00 $2,500.00 $3,000.00 $11,500.00
Sean Debolt $3,400.00 $1,750.00 $1,750.00 $1,750.00 $2,800.00 $11,450.00
Leo Mitchell $3,600.00 $1,200.00 $1,200.00 $2,300.00 $3,000.00 $11,300.00
Lance Lewis $2,750.00 $1,800.00 $1,700.00 $2,200.00 $2,750.00 $11,200.00
Rick McRorie $4,200.00 $1,500.00 $1,500.00 $2,000.00 $1,750.00 $10,950.00
Roy Romanow $3,000.00 $1,000.00 1,400.00 2,600.00 $2,600.00 $10,600.00
Wendell Ridsdale $2,500.00 $1,000.00 $1,000.00 $2,250.00 2,250.00 $9,000.00
Dean Dreger 2 $4,500.00 $4,500.00 $9,000.00
Lane Kimble 2 $2,400.00 $2,000.00 $4,200.00 $8,600.00
Blaid Flad $2,300.00 $2,300.00 $2,100.00 $6,700.00
Evan Magee 2 $1,200.00 $1,000.00 $1,500.00 $3,700.00
Glen Ridsdale 2 $1,000.00 $1,000.00 $1,400.00 $3,400.00
Dwight Green $1,000.00 $1,000.00 $1,250.00 $3,250.00

 (empty slots mean that driver not running at that show)

Teepee Creek 4 Days in the Wild Stampede

The name says it all. It's a fantastic show you do't want to miss. But you've got to get there early. The grandstands pack up fast and it's often standing room only.

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Teepee Creek 4 Days in the Wild Stampede once again sets the bar for the WCA Tarp Auction as top grossing show. Tarp sales for this show broke both sales records and the $100,000 mark with an phenominal $103,850.00. Sales were up $10,000 from last year with an average bid of $4000. The WCA is proud to be part of this show that continues to challenge and out do itself every year.

Driver Tarp Sponsor Teepee Creek
Dean Dreger 1 FOCUS Corp $16,250.00
Derek Aebly Horizon Hauling $10,250.00
Ryan McAleney Brayco Services $9,500.00
Erik Tremblay RyTy Development $6,400.00
Dean Dreger 2 Ruskin Construction $4,500.00
Todd McCracken Maddhatters $4,250.00
Eric Rever Deken Oilfield Transport $4,250.00
Lane Kimble 1 Garry Wilson Trucking $4,200.00
Lane Kimble 2 First Choice Pipehandlers Ltd $4,200.00
Les Rever K. Mosure & Sons $4,000.00
Tyson Graham R T Rentals $3,700.00
Brian Lewis Northern Mat & Bridge $3,000.00
Evan Magee 1 Road Runner Safety Solutions $2,800.00
Roy Romanow Hitchem Holdings $2,600.00
Doug Green Cancen Oil Canada $2,500.00
Glen Ridsdale 1 Dynamic Pressure Services $2,500.00
Leo Mitchell Maddhatters $2,300.00
Wendell Ridsdale High Gear Contracting $2,250.00
Nathan Sales Windsor Ford $2,200.00
Lance Lewis Northern Truck Services $2,200.00
Blaid Flad Giddyup Go Holdings $2,100.00
Rick McRorie Shadow Rathole Drilling $2,000.00
Sean Debolt Glacier Ridge Ventures $1,750.00
Evan Magee 2 Western Star & Freighliner Trucks of GP $1,500.00
Glen Ridsdale 2 JENN Trucking $1,400.00
Dwight Green Elite Waste Disposals $1,250.00

 Grande Prairie Stompede Results

GP Stompede is the 1st show on the WCA circuit and the 1st show we touch base with our fans. It's big and offers a variety of events for all and it's a favorite for some of the members. Find out what they are planning for this year. Click the logo for their website

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Sales for Grande Prairie Stompede were an impressive $99,050.00,securing them a 2nd place finish in the order of sales at this auction. Total sales were up $6,850.00 from the year before. Average bid was $4952.50, up $343.00 from the year before.

Driver Tarp Sponsor Grande Prairie
Dean Dreger 1 FOCUS Corp $16,250.00
Ryan McAleney Brayco Services $9,500.00
Todd McCracken Gemini Helicopters & Production $7,700.00
Erik Tremblay Ironhorse Drilling $6,000.00
Lane Kimble 1 Tire Pro Inc GP $5,250.00
Eric Rever Deken Oilfield Transport $5,000.00
Tyson Graham Bexson Transport $4,250.00
Rick McRorie Shadow Rathole Drilling $4,200.00
Nathan Sales Predator Oilfield Rentals $4,100.00
Les Rever Underground Enterprises $4,000.00
Brian Lewis Northern Mat & Bridge $4,000.00
Evan Magee 1 Michalchuk Bros Contractors $3,750.00
Leo Mitchell Pomeroy Guitars & Wagons Weekend $3,600.00
Derek Aebly R T Rentals $3,500.00
Doug Green Pomeroy Guitars & Wagons Weekend $3,500.00
Sean Debolt Glacier Ridge Ventures $3,400.00
Roy Romanow Bill Birch Oilfield Services $3,000.00
Glen Ridsdale 1 Morgan Oilfield (Northern) $2,800.00
Lance Lewis Bill Birch Oilfield Services $2,750.00
Wendell Ridsdale CIMS Corporation $2,500.00

 

Dawson Creek Exhibition

3rd in the finishing order, the Greatest Show in the Peace hosts the WCA Finals each year and we are proud to be a part of it. This is a top quailty traditional Fall Fair with all the bells and whistles you would expect. And it's all in the heart of Dawson Creek B.C. It is definately a "MUST SEE". There is a huge variety of events that it keeps you coming back for the entire weekend. Check out what they are offering for the 2013 season by clicking there logo here.

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Dawson Creek tarp sponsorship finished out at $74,200.00, significantly down from the previous year. Average bid was $3700.00

Driver Tarp Sponsor Dawson Creek
Dean Dreger 1 Bill Birch Oilfield Services $10,000.00
Erik Tremblay Ledarco Construction & Trucking $5,250.00
Eric Rever Deken Oilfield Transport $5,100.00
Todd McCracken Gerald Lindberg Construction $5,000.00
Brian Lewis Swamp Donkey $4,250.00
Evan Magee 1 Michalchuk Bros Contractos $3,750.00
Tyson Graham R T Rentals $3,700.00
Les Rever Advantage North $3,700.00
Ryan McAleney Brayco Services $3,500.00
Lane Kimble 1 Northern Truck Services $3,500.00
Derek Aebly R T Rentals $3,500.00
Leo Mitchell Leo Mitchell $3,000.00
Doug Green LT Petroleum (UFA Dawson Creek) $3,000.00
Sean Debolt Glacier Ridge Ventures $2,800.00
Glen Ridsdale 1 Morgan Oilfield (Northern) $2,800.00
Lance Lewis Bill Birch Oilfield Services $2,750.00
Roy Romanow Hitchem Holdings $2,600.00
Wendell Ridsdale Hatrick Oilfield $2,250.00
Nathan Sales DR Sales Woodworking $2,000.00
Rick McRorie CIMS Corp $1,750.00

Rycroft "Race the 8" Chuckwagon Races

Coming up 4th in the order with an amazing $64,400, the Rycroft Races set their goal to be the "Greatest Show on Dirt" This event is a "Must Attend" for any chuckwagon racing fans. There is a lot of wagon racing to watch. Every year this show get a little bigger and a lot better. It is a favorite of WCA Announer Dennis Hall. Sponsorship was up an impressive $7,150. with an average bid of $2500. Check out their website for information through the logo below

Rycroft Chuckwagon Logo Black

Driver Tarp Sponsor Rycroft
Dean Dreger 1 Rebel Rentals $8,500.00
Dean Dreger 2 Ruskin Construction $4,500.00
Eric Rever Deken Oilfield Transport $3,750.00
Les Rever Advantage North $3,700.00
Ryan McAleney Brayco Services $3,500.00
Derek Aebly R T Rentals $3,500.00
Erik Tremblay Canadian Pressure Products Corp $3,250.00
Todd McCracken Silvertip Oilfield Services $3,000.00
Tyson Graham Cancen Oil Canada $2,900.00
Nathan Sales Predator Oilfield Rentals $2,750.00
Lane Kimble 1 Western Star & Freighliner Trucks of GP $2,600.00
Blaid Flad Ruskin Construction $2,300.00
Brian Lewis Northern Mat & Bridge $2,000.00
Glen Ridsdale 1 Morgan Oilfield (Northern) $2,000.00
Lane Kimble 2 Kimble Racing $2,000.00
Sean Debolt Glacier Ridge Ventures $1,750.00
Lance Lewis Trojan Safety $1,700.00
Rick McRorie Rycroft Ag Society $1,500.00
Doug Green DG Livestock Hauling $1,500.00
Roy Romanow CanWest Trailers $1,400.00
Leo Mitchell Leo Mitchell $1,200.00
Evan Magee 1 Michalchuk Bros Contractors $1,100.00
Wendell Ridsdale Chinchaga Rentals $1,000.00
Evan Magee 2 Rio Grande Sports Association $1,000.00
Glen Ridsdale 2 GMC Canada $1,000.00
Dwight Green Teepee Creek Stompede $1,000.00

 Rio Grande Rodeo

For those of you enjoying a flat race or a wagon race or a chariot race this is where you go. It's a fun casual event that all enjoy. The grounds are located along a riverbed and it is nice. Plenty of camping area. Dancing. All the trimming for an real rodeo. Check out their website through the logo below.

Finishing up the list of venues in the Tarp Auction, the Rio Grande Rodeo also had great sponsorip coverage. The figures came in at $59,650, up $1230. Average bid was $2,385

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Driver Tarp Sponsor Rio Grande
Dean Dreger 1 Rebel Rentals $8,500.00
Eric Rever Deken Oilfield Transport $4,250.00
Les Rever Advantage North $3,700.00
Ryan McAleney Brayco Services $3,500.00
Derek Aebly R T Rentals $3,500.00
Erik Tremblay Deep Basin Contracting $3,250.00
Todd McCracken Silvertip Oilfield Services $2,750.00
Nathan Sales Predator Oilfield Rentals $2,750.00
Lane Kimble 1 Western Star & Freighliner Trucks of GP $2,600.00
Tyson Graham Glacier Ridge Ventures $2,600.00
Lane Kimble 2 Cinch Oilfield Hauling $2,400.00
Blaid Flad Ruskin Construction $2,300.00
Brian Lewis Northern Mat & Bridge $2,000.00
Glen Ridsdale 1 Morgan Oilfield (Northern) $2,000.00
Lance Lewis Outback Resources $1,800.00
Sean Debolt Glacier Ridge Ventures $1,750.00
Rick McRorie Rycroft Ag Society $1,500.00
Leo Mitchell Leo Mitchell $1,200.00
Evan Magee 2 Maddhatters $1,200.00
Evan Magee 1 Michalchuk Bros Contractors $1,100.00
Doug Green DG Livestock Hauling $1,000.00
Roy Romanow Teepee Creek Stampede $1,000.00
Wendell Ridsdale Chinchaga Rentals $1,000.00
Glen Ridsdale 2 GMC Canada $1,000.00
Dwight Green Maddhatters $1,000.00

The WCA would like to extend their sincere appreciation to all the sponsors that faithfully attend and support this traditional western event. We hope to see you all at the shows.

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The Tec Center was packed for the Tarp Auction

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Several sponsors showcased their businesses

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The guests enjoyed a glass of wine while browsing the auction pamphlet learning a little about he drivers of the WCA

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A new 2013 GMC Prize Pickup was on display

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A 2012 GMC Prize Pickup was also on display

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The voice of the WCA, track announcer Dennis Hall starts things off with a few good jokes

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The auctioneer was lively...

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...and the spotters were quick

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All the driver had their time on stage

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The surprise of the evening... Teepee Creek top seller Dean Dreger is presented with a buckle in honor of this achievment by Teepee Creek Stampede Board members. Congratulations Dean