Cosgrave, Dick – 1980

Cosgrave, Dick – 1980

Dick Cosgrave

Rodeo Athlete, Calgary

Inducted in 1980


Dick Cosgrave won ten World Chuckwagon Championships at the Calgary Stampede over a period of eighteen years. He was famous for his well-broken teams, well-disciplined outriders, and frequent penalty-free races. Dick Cosgrave participated in a command performance chuckwagon show for King George VI and his family.

Dick Cosgrave

1980 Rodeo Athlete, Calgary


Since Induction

Dick was made an Honorary Director of the Calgary Stampede and regularly contributed and attended meetings until his passing in 1973.

1984 - Canadian Pro Rodeo Hall of Fame

Born:  January 24, 1905

Died:  June 18, 1973