Day 6 Results of the Calgary Stampede Rangeland Derby

It was a pleasant evening in Calgary as night 6 of the Cowboys Rangeland Derby ran on a perfect Wednesday night. After some impressive runs all week long, it was Chanse Vigen’s turn to take top honors for the day after a speedy run of 1:12. – the fast time of the week so far.

From barrel position number 3 in the final heat of the evening, Vigen, driving the Vertex outfit, was the top wagon on the night by 26 one-hundreds of a second over 2016 Champion Kirk Sutherland. Overall leader Layne MacGillivray was third, 4-time champion Kurt Bensmiller was fourth, with reigning World Champion Obrey Motowylo placing fifth for the second consecutive night.

The drivers have now completed 2 full turns through each barrel position, and Layne MacGillivray continues to lead the overall aggregate standings with a six run total time of 7:23.45. Kurt Bensmiller is still in second place overall, just 64 one hundredths of a second behind the overall leader MacGillivray, while Obrey Motowylo hanging on to third place overall. The top 3 in the aggregate after Saturday, July 16, 2022 will go into the championship final heat.

With 3 runs to go to try to earn a spot in Sunday’s championship final heat, Darcy Flad is on the outside looking in, but just 83 one-hundredths of a second out of a spot in the championship final, with Kris Molle climbing up the leaderboard and is now in 5thplace overall,. The winner of the championship final heat will be declared the 2022 Calgary Stampede Cowboys Rangeland Derby Champion.

Live coverage of day 7 of the 2022 Cowboys Rangeland Derby can be seen on Thursday Night, July 14, 2022, on Sportsnet One starting at 8:30pm local time. Check your local listings.

Billy Melville

Day 6 Results 
RankDriverSponsorTotal Time
1Chanse VigenVertex1:12.88
2Kirk SutherlandSilverhill Acura1:13.14
3Layne MacGillivraySpray Lake Sawmills1:14.10
4Kurt BensmillerGlencross Invitational/Hockey Alberta1:14.59
5Obrey MotowyloExplore Edmonton1:14.80
6Darcy FladEquiPride®1:14.83
7Jason GlassBirchcliff Energy Ltd.1:15.00
8Ross KnightRangeland Midstream Canada1:15.53
9Cody RidsdaleO’Chiese Business and Investment Centre1:15.57
10Kris MolleServus Credit Union1:15.80
11Doug IrvineGilligans Boat Sales & Service1:15.81
12Dallas DyckFriends of The Balance Foundation – Mantl Artificial Lift1:15.85
13Vern NolinMcCaws Drilling & Blasting Ltd.1:15.88
14Codey McCurrachWestern RV Group of Companies Simco Management1:15.99
15Jordie FikeSummit Fleet1:16.03
16Evan SalmondDorian Hotel1:16.07
17Danny RinguetteLiberty Energy1:16.07
18Troy DorchesterDorchester Ranch Golf Course1:16.39
19Roger MooreCohesity1:17.35
20Chad FikeShaw GMC Chevrolet Buick1:17.85
21Troy FladErza Wellness1:19.16
22Kris FlanaganNational Thermovoltaics1:19.23
23Chad HardenCMI Financial1:19.83
24Todd BaptisteManteo Group of Companies1:20.52
25Chance BensmillerFlynn and Partners1:20.53
26Mark SutherlandDr. Wayne Young1:21.53
27Mitch SutherlandTundra Process Solutions1:41.44
6 Day Aggregate Standings
RankDriverSponsor6 Day Total
1Layne MacGillivraySpray Lake Sawmills7:23.45
2Kurt BensmillerVersatile Energy Solutions Ltd.7:24.09
3Obrey MotowyloBuckle Premium Vodka7:25.51
4Darcy FladEquiPride® 7:26.34
5Kris Mollevisitlethbridge.com7:28.35
6Doug IrvinePrivate Sales Financing7:28.47
7Jason GlassFriends of Glass Racing7:28.59
8Kirk SutherlandSilverhill Acura7:28.60
9Chad FikeShaw GMC Chevrolet Buick7:28.79
10Chanse VigenCowboys Casino7:29.10
11Evan SalmondMobSquad7:30.82
12Cody RidsdaleO’Chiese First Nation7:32.53
13Troy DorchesterCam Clark Auto Group/Smithbilt Hats7:32.99
14Vern NolinMcCaw’s Drilling & Blasting Ltd.7:33.03
15Danny RinguetteThe Brakeman Foundation7:33.12
16Ross KnightThe Kidz Wagon7:33.29
17Mark SutherlandCowboys Casino7:34.31
18Chance BensmillerPCL Construction Services, Inc.7:34.96
19Codey McCurrachWestern RV Country7:36.13
20Jordie FikeShaw GMC Chevrolet Buick7:36.30
21Dallas DyckThe Balance Foundation7:37.09
22Roger MooreNational Motor Coach7:40.32
23Todd BaptisteS.O.R.E. Oilfield Services Inc.7:41.73
24Chad HardenCC Contract Sales7:47.71
25Kris FlanaganKV Capital7:47.98
26Troy FladFriends of Troy Flad7:55.48
27Mitch SutherlandThe CanWagon7:57.14



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