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Old November 2nd, 2012, 08:50 AM
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I'm VP of the Millarville Racing & Agricultural Society, a little southwest of Calgary. This is a very busy Ag Society with lots happening through the year. Some images from 2012 . . .

Wednesday evening barrel racing jackpot . . . . the ladies get together for some competition.



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At the Millarville Rodeo below, the loneliness of someone who didn't last eight seconds . . .



Below, an up-and-comer . . . .



Below, the veteran . . . .



Below, the common cowboy, fully equipped . . .



continued . . . . .
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Old November 2nd, 2012, 08:50 AM
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Below, at the 105th Annual Priddis & Millarville Fair, youngsters wait their turn in Western Riding . . .



Below, a pep talk before judging . . .



Below, the pie-eating contest . . . blind server, blind eater and a caller.



Waiting their turn in the Look-A-Like Pet competition



Below, those highly prized Fair ribbons . . . . over 4,000 bench entries plus competitions at the Fair.



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Old November 2nd, 2012, 08:51 AM
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Below, under a threatening prairie sky at the 107th Annual Millarville Races, a young lady leads the Stock Horse Race, pitting local ranchers, acreage owners and farmers against each other for bragging rights and an historic trophy.



The winner . . . . . her first win, the third for this particular horse.



Below, three-legged races like this have been a staple on Canada at the Millarville Racetrack for more than 100 years.



Lots more at www.goldentales.ca/millarvilleblog2012.htm if anyone is interested.

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Old November 2nd, 2012, 09:41 AM
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Awesome set of pics, Rick!! I love your chronicles of the Millarville events!!
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Great pictures. I think your fair looks like a lot of fun.
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Wonderful set Rick - Thx for the share!!
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