Gold Star Town of Sturgis, Saskatchewan

Bucking Horse and Rider

Cowboy and Horse - Keith BirdCowboy and Horse - Town of Sturgis
Designed by: Mervin Prychak of M & S Concrete Ornaments (Wynyard, SK)

When Built: May 30, 1990

Dimensions:
Lifesize

Construction Materials:
Rebar frame, fibreglass shell and a steel plate on the bottom to allow for mounting.

Location:
Along Highway #49, next to Seniors Centre. In Rodeo Falls Park.

Reason for Building:

Sturgis is home to Saskatchewan's Largest One Day Sports and Rodeo. To commerate this day, the Town had a statue built.

Additional Information:

The project cost $16,000 to build, including delivery. The project commenced in October 1989.

Mervin Prychak also created the Goose in Quill Lake, SK and the Whooping Crane in Govan, SK.

Information Source: Barb Barteski, Administrator, Town of Sturgis

Picture Source: Keith Bird and Barb Barteski, Administrator, Town of Sturgis

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Created By DMY on August 10, 2001
Last Updated: August 29, 2001