Canadian Professional Rodeo Hall of Fame inductee Emery LaGrandeur
Pincher Creek's own Emery LaGrandeur won the World Saddle Bronc Riding Championship 3 times, was Canadian Champion twice, beginning in 1913, and was proclaimed "the greatest rider in the world" by Guy Weadick.
Emery LeGrandeur on Two-Step at the Winnipeg Stampede 1913
After retiring from competition LaGrandeur served as rodeo judge at the Calgary Stampede from 1926 to 1934.
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