CR Tuff Boorey and Dustin Gonnet.
CR Tuff Boorey was one of two horses Dustin Gonnet rode into the winner's circle. Photo by James Hudyma Photography

Rider Delivers Not Once But Twice At Calgary Stampede

Dustin Gonnet had double reason to celebrate at this year’s Calgary Stampede Cutting Horse Futurity Oct. 16-20. Gonnet, of Cayley, Alberta, rode CR Tuff Boorey to win the Futurity Open finals with a 219.5 score. Then he hopped aboard Smooth And Peppy to win the Derby Open Championship title. 

Amanda Digness of Millet, Alberta, rode her gelding, Sweet Sheldon Rey, to the Futurity Non-Pro winner’s circle with a score of 214.

Check out the other winners below. Payouts below include money from championships only. See complete results for all money won. (Photos by James Hudyma Photography)

Futurity Open 
CR Tuff Boorey & Dustin Gonnet
16M (Dual Rey x CR Tuff Boo Bear x Woody Be Tuff)
Owner: Les & Coreen Jack, Rocanville, SK, CN
Breeder: Center Ranch, Centerville, TX
219.5 |  $14,172

Futurity Non-Pro

Sweet Sheldon Rey & Amanda Digness
16G (Kit Kat Sugar x Farra Rey x Dual Rey)
Owner: Amanda Digness, Sturgeon County, AB, CN
Breeder: Tiffany Manion, Cody, WY
214 | $10,304

Derby Open 

Smooth And Peppy & Dustin Gonnet
15G (Smooth As A Cat x Pepto N Peppy x Peptoboonsmal)
Owner: Chad & Lisa Eaton, Arcola, SK, CN
Breeder: Glade Knight, Weatherford, TX
218.5 |$12,070

Derby Non-Pro 

Smooth Jameson & Matthew Anderson
15G (Smooth As A Cat x Hotstuff An Then Sum x Peptoboonsmal)
Owner: Matthew Anderson, Sturgeon County, AB, CN
Breeder: Tommy Manion Inc., Aubrey, TX
214 | $9,257

Classic/Challenge Open 

Patty La Rey & Josh Sleeman
14M (Dual Rey x Patty La Cat x High Brow Cat)
Owner: Erwin Livestock LLC, Vancouver, WA
Breeder:Luana Wriglesworth, Sandy, OR
223 | $12,130

Classic/Challenge Non-Pro

This Cats Lethal & Paige Hadlock
14M (WR This Cats Smart x Lethal Dually x Dual Pep)
Owner: E Squared Performance Horses, Ogden, UT
Breeder: Cowan Select Horses LLC, Havre, MT
221 | $9,565