SHSRA welcomes you.....

Mission Statement:  To create a positive environment for members to grow and further their education.  

Any inquiries, please email & LeeAnne Skene will be more than happy to help out.  Questions?  Message LeeAnne or text her at 306-940-4104.  Don't post your question on FB.  

2018/19 MEMBERSHIP FORMS are on the website.

Membership applications must be completed online. Find all your information at under memberships. You MUST be set up in the system. The NHSRA Form, Release, Member Profile and June report cards are needed (payments: $125 (membership), $100 (sponsorship) post-dated Feb 1, 2019 & $50 (volunteer) post-dated Dec 1, 2018.

MEMBERSHIP INFO is under the tab membership forms.  Good information for all members.



August 25/26 Big Beaver
Sept 1/2 Rosthern
Sept 8/9 OK Corral Martinsville
Sept 29/30 Wood Mountain 

ENTRIES - click on menu and then online entries.  Open 20 days Ahead of rodeos and close 12 days before which is the .   Good practise to enter asap so u don't forget.   Midnight of the internal computer clock on the Sunday will close it out.  Make sure u enter each day.  U will receive a confirmation email.                          

SHSRA CLOTHING - if you are wanting to put in an order, please go to forms, clothing form has been updated and send to Lisa Lockie @

Scholarships awarded to High School Division at Provincial Finals as follows, in all events except Cutting & Reined Cow/Horse & shooting
1st - $500.00
2nd - $400.00
3rd - $300.00
4th - $200.00
5th - $100.00




I want to remind everyone to look at the good that everyone does for our Association.  With the spring season coming near let's have a great season.   We tend to all focus on negativity and forget about looking at the big picture.  With all the world events and our economy maybe let's give thanks to all we have and praise the volunteers that step up to help your kids rodeo in such a great association.  Thanks to all who bring in sponsors and to all our sponsors. Rulebook

Can be found under the Forms and then misc. 2017/18 Cinch Team - Jr Divison


Rodeo & Shooting Team
- Kolby Skene
- Kegan Kmita
- Cyson Romanow
- Trinity Bear
- Cash Anderson
- Connor Box
- Dylan Gee
- Colter Froshaug
- Hayden Bigney
- Gage Hillis
- Lara Beierbach
- Madelyn Taylor
- Kate Anderson
- Gracie Hillrud
- Mackenzie Shauf

2017-18 Cinch Team- HS Division

HS CAPTAINS - Ty Skene & Amy Bowditch

Liam Marshall
Chance Sjogren
Dawson Loewen
Colt Kornfeld
Chase Quam
Kobe Kmita
Shelby Lockie
Danita Esmond
McKenna Omiecinski
Paige Mizu
Brandy Fettes
Sarah Demmans
Beverly Bakus


If anyone has any concerns or complaints you need to mail or email a signed and dated letter to or mail to RR 1 st MP Prince Albert, Sk S6v Sp8.  Do not text or call a board member. Sask Horse Federation membership

anyone planning on attending nationals needs to purchase SHF individual membership in order to receive a portion of the team travel grant money.   Ambulances

SHSRA rodeos (approved by Board) will provide either an ambulance or a qualified treatment centre equipped with at least 2 emergency responders.  The Board will review each rodeo approval and take into consideration the location of each rodeo. Student-At-Large

This position will be awarded $500 scholarship. Thanks to the Demmans Family for stepping up to looking after the banners once again for the 2017/18 year. Home Town Entries

NON-MEMBERS CAN ENTER 1 (Weekend) RODEO if they have never hometowned a previous SHSRA rodeo.  
If you are interested in entering one of our rodeos, to check out our organization, you will pay an insurance fee plus entry fees. Non-members will need to fill out the Release with all signatures and it must be notarized and brought to the secretary before you enter (this form is under Memberships/Downloads and Forms).

NEW MEMBER INFORMATION can be found under the membership forms tab


2018 Provincial Finals Schedule

• Thurs May 31 5:30 PM Jr Roll call 6:00 pm Performance • Friday June 1 8:30 am Hs Roll Call, 9 am Hs Performance, 3 pm Jr Performance, 7 PM Season Leader Awards & Grad • Saturday June 2 9:00 am Jr Performance (Short go) Awards following rodeo end. 230 PM Hs Performance • Sunday June 3 10:00 am Hs Short go & Awards following rodeo May News Letter

New Business • All Contestants current report cards must be either entered on the NHSRA website, emailed to LeeAnne Skene or brought to Nipawin or members will be unable to enter and compete in Provincial Finals. • All Families are required to sell a book of Saskatchewan Horse Federation Tickets; January Legault will continue handing them out in Nipawin • The SHSRA AGM will be held Saturday in Nipawin, location and time will be announced at a closer date. o We are looking for Adult & Student Event Directors for all Junior & High school events. Speak with your student executive o Board of Director & Student Executive Positions available. If you are interested, please speak with any current board or student executive • Its not too late: If you are Interested in competing to be our Provincial Queen please speak to Janet Guest or Shelby Lockie • SHSRA is now a paperless association; all applications etc will be completed and submitted online. All online information is available at the NHSRA website Emails were sent to all members from the National office, please check your junk or trash folders if you have not received your email please let LeeAnne know immediately. Thank you o Please remind your NHSFR Qualifiers to enter their bio information into the membership program in a very timely manner! Once the NHSRA office has the Finals information from each province and processed the entries, the contestants can no longer enter their bio into their profile. • The confirmed Fall of 2018 rodeo dates have been confirmed and are posted on the provincial website. o August 25/26 Big Beaver o Sept 1/2 Rosthern o Sept 8/9 OK Corral Martinsville o Sept 29/30 Wood Mountain Reminders • If any members or parents would like something posted in the monthly newsletter please feel free to contact Ty Skene. Items can be sent to before the last week of a month to be posted in the newsletter. • Applications for Horse & Athlete of the month can not be submitted online • The Saskatchewan High School Rodeo Association is happy to announce that the Provincial Finals will be held at the OK Corral in Martinsville, May 31-June 3, 2018  Schedule: • Thurs May 31 5:30 PM Jr Roll call 6:00 pm Performance • Friday June 1 8:30 am Hs Roll Call, 9 am Hs Performance, 3 pm Jr Performance, 7 PM Season Leader Awards & Grad • Saturday June 2 9:00 am Jr Performance (Short go) Awards following rodeo end. 230 PM Hs Performance • Sunday June 3 10:00 am Hs Short go & Awards following rodeo • Canadian Highschool Finals July 25028, 2018 Merit, BC • National Junior High Finals June 24-30, 2018 Huron South Dakota. • National High School Finals July 15-21, 2018 Rocksprings Wyoming. • Saskatchewan is preparing to possibly host Canadians in 2020. If you are interested in assisting on a planning committee, please contact Chris & Kim Quam Cinch Team • High School  Captains: Ty Skene Amy Bowditch  Saddle Bronc : Chanse Sjogren  Bareback: Liam Marshall  Barrel Racing: Amy Bowditch  Breakaway: Paige Mizu  Tie down Roping: Colt Kornfeld  Goat Tying: Brandy Fettes  Steer Wrestling: Dawson Loewen  Bull Riding: Jud Colliness  Team Roping: Chase Quam Kobe Kmita  Pole Bending: Sarah Demmans  Reined Cow Horse: Danita Esmond  Light Rifle: Beverly Bakus  Trap: Ty Skene  Queen Contest: Shelby Lockie • Junior High  Captains: Kolby Skene Lara Bierbach  Chute Dogging: Cash Anderson  Girls Breakaway: Madelyn Taylor  Boys Breakaway: Dylan Gee  Ribbon Roping: Hayden Bigney Gracie Hillrud  Bull Riding: Trinity Bear  Barrel Racing: Mackenzie Shauf  Team roping: Colter Froshaug Kolby Skene  Girls Goat Tying: Lara Bierbach  Boys Goat Tying: Conner Box  Pole Bending: Kate Anderson  BAC Bareback: Kegan Kmita  BAC Saddle Bronc: Cyson Romanow  Light Rifle: Gage Hillis Fun Facts: • Fun fact: As per the NHSRA Rule book page 54 section 7.9 “ Barrels are not to be used as stands for the electric timers”. This is in effect for all timed events that use the electric timers. Spring 2017 Special Members Meeting

Scott called meeting to order at 8:33pm. Board of directors was introduced. Parents & competing members were in attendance. FINANCIALS – Tammy advised she was busy at work and only copied 40 and if anyone requires a copy to email her and she will email financial stm out to them. Koralie reported - advised that SHSRA has an open door policy and if anyone has questions throughout the year to feel free to contact the board or herself regarding the financials and she will explain. She went over the Financial Statement and answered any questions that were presented. - Yearend is July 31st of every year and is very difficult to have the Financial Statement complete & ready for the AGM, so that is why we present at this meeting. *Deb McClintock makes motion that the SHSRA waive our review engagement and proceed with a notice to reader for the 2016-17 Fiscal year by an accredited accounting firm. Shelby Lockie 2nd it, vote done, cd. Walt & Tammy explained how Nationals & Canadians work with provincials coming up. Michelle explained the point system coming into & at finals. Dawn Hillerud advised that the online auction went over very good bringing in roughtly $8700.00. She explained how the sponsorship works that each member should attempt to bring in $400 worth of sponsorship. Baylee Farr advised if anyone wants to run for Queen for upcoming year, they will have a short meeting right after. Karla Hicks adjourned meeting 8:50pm. Tannis 2nd it. 2017 AGM Minutes

Wood Mountain 2017 AGM • Meeting is called to order at 5:41 • Introduction of adult board Opening remarks from newly elected president/Ryan Naming off all board members/adult executive • Intro of student executive/student at large Amy/Shana/Ty/Shelby all give introductions • Reading and adoption of minutes Mark Gee makes motion to adopt minutes and Jan Legault 2nd • National directors report NEW Jerk down rule Description of the disciplinary action by board • Treasurers report read by LeeAnne Skene on behalf of Koralie Gaudrey • Michelle does breakdown of points and AVG points for finals • 1 rodeo for jr to enter finals OR minimum of 1 PT 4 rodeos for hs to enter finals |OR minimum of 1 PT • Sponsorship and awards- Dawn Hillrud Agribition 50/50 organizer search Possibility of family working per day? • Fundraising-LeeAnne Skene Explanation of Agribition 50/50 Looking for new fundraiser ideas(versus $100 50/50 tickets) • Deb McClintock makes a motion to redo the $100 50/50 fundraiser and have every family take as many tickets as they where suitable with. -Mention of a truck and trailer raffle Jan Legault 2nd the motion All in favour-everyone All opposed-no one • Online auction will go ahead again for this season • Carla Froshug makes a motion that we do the online Facebook auction from January to April 2018. Lynn Dunham 2nd • Natasha Romanow makes a motion to start the Facebook auction at thanksgiving and close it Agribition Lisa Lockie 2nd the motion • Fall wins the vote • New business overview Clarification of 2&1 handed steer riding Injured roping partners rule passing Natasha Romanow speaks that the junior members work just as hard as high school members and that why should the high school members get saddles as a prize when the juniors don’t. Or potentially switch up the prizes for the rough stock events (bareback riggin, bronc saddle…ETC). another option would be too save money on rather than giving out saddles at finals to utilize that money and spread it out throughout the rodeos so there is prizes at every rodeo and not leave it up to the committees. • Committee for awards Natasha Romanow Deb McClintock Jocelyn • Recommended membership vote on finals 30 people for wood mountain 0 for Rosthern A LOT for Martinsville • Clothing order will be placed after big beaver, please contact Lisa Lockie to place an order. Meeting is adjourned at 6:58 Nipawin AGM Agenda May 2018

Saturday May 19, 2018 – Nipawin, Sk SHSRA Mission Statement: To create a positive environment for members to grow and further their education. • Meeting called to Order • Introduction of the Directors at Large o Walt Lockie - National Director o Ryan Froshaug - President o Lawrence Gaudry * - Vice President o Wayne Resch - 2nd Vice President o Dale Anderson * o Greg Belisle * o Tyler Kmita * o Terry Edwards o Tannis Keeley o Chris Quam o Clayton Schira • Introduction of our Student Executive o President – Amy Bowditch o Vice – President – Shana Froshaug o Secretary – Ty Skene o Queen – Shelby Lockie o Student at Large - Demmans • Reading and adoption of the 2017 AGM Meeting • National Director’s Report - Walt Lockie o Canadians & Nationals Update • Treasurer’s Report • Awards & Sponsorship – Dawn Hillrud • Fundraising o $100 50/50 tickets will be distributed to all members in the fall. Motion passed at mid-winter meeting o Other fundraising ideas? • New Business - NHSRA claim your Online Membership: Lee Anne - Canadian High School Rodeo Finals Planning Update - Treasurer Position: Ryan - Board of Director Nominations to fill Director Seats #1, #2, #3, #4, Student Executive - Board Development & Succession Planning - Student & Adult Event Directors • Adjournment Event Director Duties

Duties of SHSRA Event Directors Compiled May 2018 Thanks to the help of the Current Event Directors General Rules Applicable to All Directors: Know the rules of your event Be present in the arena If you can’t be there, find a replacement Wear western attire Breakaway Adult Breakaway Director -make sure the Student Director has provided string -be present in the arena and be aware of event rules in case of discrepancies. - tug on each contestant’s string before they ride in the box to make sure it is secure (most important ) - it is the contestant’s responsibility to have a white flag at the end of the rope but it is good to double check for them Student Breakaway Director - needs to have string cut before the girls and boy’s breakaway and hanging behind the chutes for the kids before the rodeo. o (buy from the dollar store. It’s called “store string“and comes in pink, green, orange.) o Cut the string the length from your finger tips to your elbow. o Burn the ends so they don’t fray. -The junior breakaway director needs to be in the arena during the senior breakaway to help with the event and lining calves and vice versa. - Watch each run and be available to address any problems - Make sure to remind the Adult Event Director to check all strings before the competitor goes into the box Tie Down Roping Tie Down Roping Director - make sure that the calves are suitable - make sure that the calves have been tied Ribbon Roping Adult Ribbon Roping Director - Supply Ribbon for the calf’s tail. - Make sure somebody is there to tie the half hitch with the ribbon on the calf’s tail. Chute Dogging/ Steer Wrestling Adult Chute Dogging and Steer Wrestling Directors - Inspect cattle - Organize chute doggers/steer wrestlers to throw cattle prior to the rodeo performance (if needed) - Make recommendations if an animal needs to be pulled from the draw. - Be present in the arena - Know the rules of the event - Be prepared to listen to a complaint or issue from a competitor if he feels he has been fouled Student Chute Dogging and Steer Wrestling Directors - Assist the Adult Event Director in organizing the other competitors to throw the chute dogging and steer wrestling cattle - Pay attention to the other contestant’s runs and be available in case they want to question the Adult Event Director and Judge about something that happened with their run. Roughstock Adult Roughstock Director - Inspect stock ensuring they meet qualifications of the NHSRA rulebook - Help the kids with their equipment - Help them in the chutes - Watch their rides: looking for even bucking stock and getting fouled at the chute - Communicate with the Student Roughstock director and be mediator between contestants and judges Goat Tying Adult Goat Tying Director Equipment bag is provided just need to always have: • 2- 10 ft goat ropes • 2- goat pegs • 100ft measuring tape • Couple rolls of flag tape • Extra clips for goat ropes • Electrical Tape Duties: • Marking of pattern 100 ft score line(seriously easiest pattern to mark) you and Junior Director usually work together, once you know where the barrel and pole markers are just make sure they can’t interfere with the goat rope. • Standing with the judge, make sure to walk with the judge to watch the tie because if there is any discrepancies you also have visual. • Always keep a rule book with you in the arena. • Make sure if it’s a new goat contractor you need to be sure that goats have been tied 5 times prior to rodeo. • Make sure the ground is safe, if it’s deep ground and gets pretty rutted up, talk to arena director and judge about raking after every 10 for contestant’s safety. • Make sure once the contestant is done they stand directly behind the judge with their horse till it’s safe for them to leave the arena. • Make sure the goat tag is matched to what is on judge’s sheet and also the contestant coming into the arena are in order. Student Goat Tying Director - Helps with the holding and changing of the goats during the rodeo. - Helps bring goats to and from the arena (if needed) Barrel Racing Adult Barrel Racing Director - Always know the rule book, particularly the rules for the Barrel Racing event - Work with Student Director(usually the week before the rodeo) to set up the time and date to mark the pattern for the upcoming rodeo. - Once that time and date is set, be there to mark the pattern and check arena for any potential concerns or safety issues. This would include, but not limited to, ground conditions, alley ways (both entering and exiting the arena), making sure there are 3 barrels that are useable as per rule book, having a short meeting with the barrel reps for the day to make sure they know that they need to be available to work, check with committee to see what they will be using to rake arena during the event (once this is known you may need to do further follow up if other work needs to be completed either prior to or during the rodeo), set the rake draw. - During the rodeo - get judges sheet from judge to mark penalties and keep track of rake draw (in other words checking to make sure the right number of contestants have gone between rakes). - Watch the event (be in the arena during the event) in case of discrepancy, as the event director may have to be involved in final decision making on a ruling with the judges and arena director. You are also a point of contact if contestant wishes to speak to the judge (as per the rule book). Student Barrel Racing Director •carry barrel covers and timers to and from each rodeo •carry a marking bag (markers, tapes, hammer, shovel, etc.) •mark barrel pattern prior to each rodeo with adult directors and barrel reps •organize helpers in arena for the barrel racing (barrel reps) •be in arena paying attention to barrel racing and be able to settle any disputes in the event with help of adult directors Pole Bending Adult Pole Bending Director -Liaison between judges/arena director, and student pole bending director and contestants -collaborate with Student directors and Jr Adult director for pole marking times for rodeos -ensure Student director has list of reps for each rodeo lined up -support Student director to ensure reps are there to assist with marking pattern and helping during Jr pole events -make decision on when raking of arena between contestant runs will be -be in arena during Pole Bending event to be aware of each run and what judge’s ruling is on runs in order to answer any concerns that may arise. -ensure there is someone to line up poles during pole bending event and call contestants -work with other event directors to remove markers after weekend rodeo performances are complete Junior Pole Bending Adult Director - Helping mark pole pattern - Setting up poles and timers during perf. - Standing with judge and writing times down and keeping track of numbers until the rake. - Any disputes contestants have from perf go to student director then the student director to adult director before the judge is approached Student Pole Bending Director: After Rodeo draw has been posted, designate 2 Senior high students to be the pole bending helpers and post on the SHSRA facebook page. A helper is responsible for showing up and assisting with the measuring and marking of the pole bending pattern at the time chosen by adult director. A helper is to be in the arena to assist with lining poles during junior performances. The student Director is to be at arena during high school pole bending in case any concerns arise. Adult Shooting Director - To organize as many shooting events as possible to provide opportunity and experience for interested students, in a safe environment or shooting range. - Verify that each student has completed a Hunter Safety Program. - The director can request sponsorship from various hunting and outdoor stores for ammunition, safety gear, clay targets, and prizes. - Submit shooting results to Rodeo secretary. Adult Reined CowHorse Director - Offer a minimum of 3 events at the Qualifying level. - Promote this event and encourage students to become involved. - Organize Finals within 60 days of other SHSRA Finals. - Post on website the event dates. - Arrange for clinician and judge. - Submit results to SHSRA secretary. Student Cowhorse Director: - Promote this event and advertise events that have been planned. - Be in arena during event to settle any concerns that may arise U of S rodeo team

look under forms, misc Yellow Rose Futurity

Yellow Rose Futurity/Derby/Open/Youth Barrel Race as well as our first kkrunforvegas qualifier for the JrNFR 2018. contact Elaine Watt for more information Watte78@gmail.ccom

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