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Rodeo Legend Passes: Harry Vold the "Duke of the Chutes" 1924-2017

Monday, March 13, 2017/Categories: General News, Today's Top 5, People in Ag, Rodeo

Rodeo Legend Passes: Harry Vold the "Duke of the Chutes" 1924-2017
Rodeo stock contractor, the "Duke of the Chutes" Harry Vold has passed away at the age of 93. 

We are saddened to hear of the passing of rodeo legend Harry Vold. Harry was born in 1924 outside of Ponoka, Alberta. Vold is one of only two stock contractors to provide rodeo stock to all National Finals Rodeos since it's inception. 

More news will follow in regards to the celebration of life.

To learn more about Harry Vold visit: http://www.harryvoldrodeo.com/

 
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1 comments on article "Rodeo Legend Passes: Harry Vold the "Duke of the Chutes" 1924-2017"

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Steve Henry

3/13/2017 6:44 PM

Harry was a great man. Had the honor and privilege to work for him, and was always a pleasure. We have lost one of the greats.

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