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1989 Contestants

Stacey Soffel

Stacey Soffel
Vanderhoof, BC
Miss Yellowhead Rodeo Association

 

Miss Soffel was crowned the new Miss Rodeo Canada 1989!

 

Kim Long

Kim Long
Kelowna, British Columbia
1988 Miss Black Mountain Rodeo

 

Bonnie Fisher

Bonnie Fisher
Wabamun, Alberta
Miss Superrodeo Edmonton

 

Wanita Davies

Wanita Davies
Rocky Mountain House, Alberta
Rocky Rodeo Queen

 

Charman Franz

Charman Franz
Ardmore, Alberta
Miss Rodeo Bonnyville

 

Leigh Malone

Leigh Malone
Rosser, Manitoba
Miss Rodeo Manitoba

 

Tanja MacIsaac

Tanja MacIsaac
Swift Current, Saskatchewan
Mis Frontier City Stampede

 

Joan Oliver

Joan Oliver
Cadogan, Alberta
Wainwright Stampede Queen 1988

 

Kari Chiles

Kari Chiles
Taber, Alberta
Miss Rodeo Taber

 

Karen Bleau

Karen Bleau
Bonnyville, Alberta

 

Shannon Chamberlain

Shannon Chamberlain
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
Miss Rodeo Saskatoon

 

Colleen Bexson

Colleen Bexson
Ponoka, Alberta
Miss Ponoka Stampede 1988

 

Tracey Linden

Tracey Linden
Medicine Hat, Alberta
Miss Medicine Hat Stampede Queen

 

Tamy Midtdal

Tamy Midtdal
Rocky Mountain House, Alberta

 

Debbie Vernon

Debbie Vernon
Langley, BC
Miss Rodeo Cloverdale

 

Jill Savage

Jill Savage
Cranbrook, British Columbia
Miss Rodeo Cranbrook


Carol Schmaltz

Carol Schmaltz
Beiseker, Alberta
Miss Rodeo Strathmore

 

Andrea Blamire

Andrea Blamire
Aldergrove, British Columbia
Miss Belamere

 

   


1988 Contestants

 
Cheryl Robson

Cheryl Robson (Daines)

Miss Rodeo Canada 1988 was awarded to Cheryl Robson.

Shelley Houston

Shelley Houston
Miss Ponoka Stampede

 

Roxanne Dalen

Roxanne Dalen
Miss Rodeo Saskatoon


Leah Terpsma

Leah Terpsma
Miss Rodeo Cloverdale

 

Tracey Meston

Tracey Meston
Calgary, Alberta

 

Dani Stevens

Dani Stevens
Miss Williams Lake Stampede Queen

 

Elaine Ritchie

Elaine Ritchie
Crossfield, Alberta

 

Joanna Janish

Joanna Janish
Edson, Alberta

 

Penny Dika

Penny Dika
Miss Grande Prairie Stompede

 

   
   


1987 Contestants


The 1987 Miss Rodeo Canada pageant had twelve young ladies vying for the prestigious title.

 

Kelly Fredell

Kelly Fredell
Williams Lake, BC
Miss Williams Lake Stampede Queen

 

Ms. Fredell was crowned the new Miss Rodeo Canada 1988.


Brigitte Grabst

Brigitte Grabst
Cedar Valley, Ontario


Cheryl Gilson

Cheryl Gilson
Calgary, Alberta


Lorna-Ann Hoveland

Lorna-Ann Hoveland
Grande Prairie, Alberta
Miss Stompede Sue Queen


Hudson

Wendy Hudson
Hopewell Hill, N.B.
Miss Maritime Rodeo Association


Sharylnn Jober

Sharlynn Jober
Sherwood Park, Alberta
Miss Leduc Black Gold Rodeo Queen


Milinda Johnson

Milinda Johnson
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
Miss Saskatoon Rodeo Queen

 

Alane Millions

Alane Millions
Shaunavon, Saskatchewan
Miss Shaunavon Rodeo Queen


Tarra Robinson

Tarra Robinson
Calgary, Alberta


Lynette Scott

Lynette Scott
Ponoka, Alberta
Miss Ponoka Stampede Queen


Tracey Trickett

Tracey Trickett
Aldergrove, BC
Miss Cloverdale Rodeo Queen


Sandy Wheeler

Sandy Wheeler
Surrey, BC

 


1986 Contestants

Shelley Sodero

Shelley Sodero
Medicine Hat, Alberta
Miss Medicine Hat Stampede


Miss Rodeo Canada 1986 was awarded to Miss Shelley Sodero!

Shelley was also awarded Miss Congeniality.

 

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Keylee Dolgopol


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Jocelyn Benedict

Jocelyn Benedict
Dewinton, Alberta
A.R.C.A. Rodeo Queen

 

Andrea Blamire

Andrea Blamire
Aldergrove, British Columbia
Miss Rodeo Cloverdale

 

Shannon Foster

Shannon Foster
Swift Current, Saskatchewan
Miss Shaunavon Rodeo Queen

 

Lorri Garraway

Lorri Garraway
Hughenden, Alberta
Miss Rodeo Wainwright

 

Michelle Nihei

Michelle Nihei
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
Miss Rodeo Saskatoon

 

Cheryl Anne Robson

Cheryl Anne Robson
Ponoka, Alberta
Miss Ponoka Stampede

 

   
   


1985 Contestants

Dawn Abbey

Dawn Abbey

 

In 1985 Miss Dawn Abbey (Ginerich) was crowned the new Miss Rodeo Canada!

Kathy Smith

Kathy Smith
Langley, British Columbia

 

Shannon Boles

Shannon Boles
Lacombe, Alberta

 

Toni Smolski

Toni Smolski
Miss Wainwright Rodeo

 

Karen Ewing

Karen Ewing
Wolseley, Saskatcehwan

 

Mona Oatway

Mona Oatway
Grande Prairie's Stampde Sue

 

Page Whitehead

Page Whitehead
Shaunavon Rodeo Queen

 

Allison Soutter

Allison Soutter
Miss Rodeo Cloverdale

 

Esther Woods

Esther Woods
Whitecourt, Alberta

 

Cheryl Gilson

Cheryl Gilson
Miss Interior Rodeo Association

 

Cheryl Flewelling

Cheryl Flewelling
Calgary, Alberta

 

   
   


1984 Contestants

Susan Hargrave

Susan Hargrave
Medicine Hat Rodeo Queen


Miss Susan Hargrave was crowned the new Miss Rodeo Canada 1984!

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Lois Steen

Lois Steen
Shaunavon Rodeo Queen

 

Kelly Enns

Kelly Enns
Strathmore Ag Society


Julie Austin

Julie Austin
Cloverdale Rodeo Queen

 

Katherine Gabara

Katherine Gabara
Merritt Rodeo Queen


Linda Geensen

Linda Geensen
Williams Lake Stampede


Lana Kirtley

Lana Kirtley
Miss Rodeo Alberta

 

Tracy Nahlob

Tracy Nahlob
Grande Praire Stampede Sue

 

Sandra Pana

Sandra Pana
Assiniboia Rodeo Queen


Mary Lynn Reimers

Mary Lynn Reimers
Swift Current Rodeo Queen

 

Tarra Robinson

Tarra Robinson
Redwater Rodeo Queen


Lynn Sawers

Lynn Sawers
High River C. of C.


Gina Raine

Gina Raine
Panee Memorial Agriplex

 

   
   


1983 Contestants

Kathern Cornelson

Kathern Cornelson


Miss Rodeo Canada 1983 was awarded to Miss Kate Cornelson!

 

Kristy Alphonse

Kristy Alphonse


Tami Bates

Tami Bates

 

Cam Belsher

Cam Belsher

 

Peggy Jackson

Peggy Jackson

 

Sheryl Koopmas

Sheryl Koopmas

 

Terri Paton

Terri Paton

 

Lynda Shuckburgh

Lynda Shuckburgh

 

Wendy Smith

Wendy Smith

 

Liz Thomson

Liz Thomson

 

Cheryl Weestra

Cheryl Weestra

 

   
   


1982 Contestants

Susan Gittens

Susan Gittens (Killam)
DeWinton, Alberta


Susan Gittens is 20-years of age and calls DeWinton, Alberta home. She is completing her second year of Pre-Vet Medicine and wishes to become a veterinarian. For the past two years she has been spending her time trick riding.

Miss Susan Gittens (Killam) was crowned the new Miss Rodeo Canada in 1982!

 

 

 

Lana Denoni

Lana Denoni
South Edmonton, Alberta


Lana Denoni is the current Miss Rodeo St. Albert. Standing 5' 4" tall, this 19 year-old is employed as a receptionist / typist. Lana enjoys riding and being a rodeo participant.

 

 

 

 

Tracey Lynn Bakkeli

Tracey Lynn Bakkeli
Shaunavon, Saskatchewan


Tracey attended the University of Calton and now is an executive assistant for the Saskatchewan Minister of Social Services. This 19-year old is from Shaunavon, Saskatchewan and was the 1980 Shawnee Rodeo Queen.

 

 

 


Ronda Howes

Ronda Howes
Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan


Eighteen year old Ronda Howes of Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan is Moose Jaw's 19781 Rodeo Queen. She is currently employed at a western shop and lives with her family on a ranch. Ronda has been in 4-H Light Horse for 6 years and enjoys playing all sports.

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Dale Janecek

Dale Janecek
Clearbrook, British Columbia


An accomplished horse-woman, Dale Janecek has trained horses for Wayne Newton. Nineteen year old, Dale is a lifeguard and swimming instructor. She enjoys most sports, singing and outdoor activities and is the 1981 Cloverdale Rodeo Queen.

 

 

 


Liz Thomson

Liz Thomson
Ardrossan, Alberta


Twenty-one year old Liz Thomson, is the current Miss Rodeo Albeta. She has completed an equine studies program at Grant McEwan College. Liz enjoys horses and rodeos. She has been a member of the New Sarepta Gymkhana club and is currently a member of Toast-masters along with taking a modelling course.

   


1981 Contestants




Joan Pardell

Joan Pardell
Calgary, Alberta


Miss Rodeo Canada 1981 was awarded to Miss Joan Pardell!

Twenty-two-year-old, Joan Pardell is enjoying her first year teaching school in Calgary. An energetic Miss, Joan spends her free time in music as well as riding both english and western.

 

   
Debra Clayton

Debra Clayton
Airdrie, Alberta

Five foot five, Debbie Clayton is a busy gal fitting in a modelling career with her position as Data Bank Clerk. The Airdrie twenty-one year old enjoys most sports as well as spending her free time flying and working with handicrafts.

 

Heather Coulter

Heather Coulter
Metiskow, Alberta

Heather Coulter of Metis-kow, Alberta is an active barrel racer who trains her own horses. Ms. Coulter is twenty and is employed as a nurse.


Donna Pippolo

Donna Pippolo
Kamloops, British Columbia

Donna Pippolo of Kamloops, BC is a former barrel racer and comes from a rodeo family. The twenty two year old brunette enjoys riding skiing and meeting new people.

 

Sheri Saville

Sheri Saville
Consul, Saskatchewan

Five-foot-four Sheri Saville, is the current Miss Rodeo Alberta. The eighteen year old is a competitive barrel racer and team roper as well as enjoying singing, art, and playing the piano, Sheri helps her family with their farming operation headquartered at |Consul on the provincial boundary.

 

Sheree Seitz

Sheree Seitz
Strathmore, Alberta

Sheree Seitz of Strathmore, Alberta is a competitive eighteen-year-old who spends much of her time barrel racing in the Canadian Girls Rodeo Association. Employed as an Accountant Clerk, Ms. Seitz is also accomplished in curling and skiing.

 

Dawn Szoke

Dawn Szoke
Edmonton, Alberta

Dawn Szoke is one of two young ladies who represent the Klondike city of Edmonton in this year's pageant. The twenty year old brunette is a student and she enjoys all sports, but rodeo tops the list.

Liz Thomson

Liz Thomson
New Sarepta, Alberta


An accomplished horse-woman, Liz Thomson is a horse trainer at her home in New Sarepta, southeast of Edmonton. The twenty year old blonde loves rodeo, travel, and country music.

Debbie Laurie Wyatt

Debbie Laurie Watt
Edmonton, Alberta


This striking eighteen yeear old from Edmonton enjoys riding as well as all outdoor activities. Currently a student, Debbie Watt is particularly interested in the broadcast media and announcing.

 

   


1980 Contestants

Joanne Riou

Joanne Riou
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

 

The new Miss Rodeo Canada 1980 was awarded to Joanne Riou!

Joanne, twenty-two years old, is a veterinarian assistant. she is also a gymnastic instructor, a model and a barrel racer.


   
Hope Baldwin

Hope Baldwin
Frenchman Butte, Saskatchewan


Hope Baldwin trains and shows horses as well as helping her father on their purebred hereford ranch. This nineteen year old also enjoys figure skating, dancing and cooking.

 

Andrea Borys

Andrea Borys
Leduc, Alberta


Andrea is nineteen years old and enjoys barrel racing and showing quarter horses. She has been a member of 4-H for many years. A competent athlete, she competed at the Alberta summer games in the swimming competition and enjoys skiing in her spare time.


Lori Henson

Lori Henson
Willilams Lake, BC


Lori is nineteen years old and enjoys riding, sketching and photography. She is the 1978 BC High School Goat Tying champion and the 1979 Miss Rodeo British Columbia. She is presently employed as a clerk for the BC Minsitry of Forests.