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Central Canada Gay Rodeo Association



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CCGRA was founded in 2006. We are a non-profit organization whose purpose is to educate and promote the GBLTQ country western lifestyle through a combination of events including the sport of rodeo, organized trail rides and other social opportunities.


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It is our intention to:

  • Offer an organization in which horse enthusiasts and rodeo competitors in Central Canada can ride and/or compete according to their personal interests and abilities.
  • Engage and educate those individuals that wish to learn and improve their horsemanship.
  • Host social events to promote country music and the country western lifestyle.
  • Work towards hosting a rodeo event in Central Canada.
  • Be a contributing member to our community in Central Canada and donate annually to our local charity.
  • Be an inclusive organization. (The International Organization is made up of men, women, transgendered and straight individuals.)
  • Be single, couple and family friendly.
  • Continue as a proud member of the International Gay Rodeo Association, (IGRA) and we support the IGRA mission.
  • CCGRA hosted an amazing 2009 IGRA Royalty Competition and Convention in 2009. We will build on the momentum and profile that the Convention has made possible.