As the Calgary Stampede celebrates 100 years of chuckwagon racing in 2023, plenty of drivers are celebrating bringing in big money.
The Rangeland Derby Chuckwagon Canvas Auction saw the 10th highest total in the 43-year history of the event, bringing in just under $3 million.
Thirteen drivers eclipsed the $100,000.00 mark including our three locals.
Mark Sutherland brought in $125,000 with Friends of Sutherland Racing.
Jason Glass and Friends of Jason Glass brought in a bid of $110,000 and Tronic Data bid $100,000 for Jordie Fike
Last year's Rangeland Derby Champion Kris Molle, and four-time champion Kurt Bensmiller tied for the high bid of $170,000.00.
That was $15,000.00 below last year's top bid.