On August 31, 2013, tribute will be paid to one of rodeos most influential cowboys. Glen Keeley passed away March 24, 2000. At the time, he was competing at the Ty Murray PBR Invitational in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Glen was a Canadian Bull Riding Champion, a cattle rancher, a brother, son and friend.
The Glen Keeley Memorial Bull Riding is held in honour of a true champion. They have been voted Bull Riding of the Year in 2009 and 2010 by the PBR Canada Bull Riders. All of the proceeds of this non-profit event are donated to the Glen Keeley Benevolent & Scholarship Fund. More information at http://www.glenkeeleymemorial.com/index.html