Obrey Motowylo



Birth Date: July 1, 1972
Year Started Driving: 2004
Hometown: Bluffton, AB
Championship Final Heat Qualifications:12


World Professional Standings

2018 - 13th
2017 - 6th
2016 - 24th
2015 - 3rd
2014 - 11th
2013 - 6th
2012 - 20th/21st
2011 - 13th
2010 - 15th
2009 - 2nd
2008 - 16th
2007 - 25th
2006 - 33rd
2005 - CPCA Member
2004 - WCA Member - Rookie Season

Major Awards And Victories

2008: WPCA Equine Outfit Of Excellence - "BENNY" - Champion Outriding Horse
2009: Ponoka Stampede , Orville Strandquist Award (Calgary Stampede Top Rookie Driver), Strathmore Heritage Days Stampede,WPCA Most Improved Driver Award, WPCA Equine Outfit of Excellence - "RENO" - Champion Right Leader
2010: WPCA Equine Outfit Of Excellence - "BENNY" - Champion Outriding Horse
2011: Dewberry World Chuckwagon Races
2014: Medicine Hat Exhibition & Stampede
2015: Grande Prairie Stompede,Calgary Stampede Equine Outfit of Excellence - "VICTOR" - Champion Right Wheeler
2017: Grande Prairie Stompede

Personal Information
As he heads into his 15th season driving thoroughbred chuckwagons, Obrey has solidified his spot as one of chuckwagon racing’s very best. He posted 22 top ten runs in 2017, including two first place runs and 8 runs that also placed inside the top five. He captured the Grande Prairie Stompede for the second time in three years, took home the Ralph Vigen Memorial Award for having the best aggregate time at the Grande Prairie Stompede, and for the first time in his career qualified for the championship final at the GMC Rangeland Derby where he nearly took home the championship. Additional top five overall finishes at the Ashley Richards Memorial presented by Dakota Dunes Casino and the Strathmore Stampede were his best of the year. In twelve seasons on the WPCA Pro Tour, Obrey has Obrey has 6 victories, with his most prestigious win coming at the Ponoka Stampede in 2009. He won the Calgary Stampede's Orville Strandquist Award for Top Rookie Driver in 2009 and has qualified for the Rangeland Derby’s “Semi Final Saturday” three times. Obrey received the WPCA’s Most Improved Driver Award in 2009, has had three horses named to the WPCA's Equine Outfit of Excellence, and was runner–up for the World Chuckwagon Championship in 2009. Obrey started his career with a brief run in the Western Chuckwagon Association (WCA) driving a partial year in 2004 where he won the Teepee Creek Stampede. The following year he competed on the Canadian Professional Chuckwagon Association (CPCA) circuit and was the CPCA's High Point Rookie Driver in 2005. Prior to driving the big wagons, Obrey drove Pony Chuckwagons and Pony Chariots for over 15 years and was a 3-time World Pony Chuckwagon Champion and won the North American Pony Chuckwagon Championship 3 consecutive years. In addition, Obrey has captured over 150 championships of various kinds driving Pony Chuckwagons. A farmer and rancher in the off-season, Obrey and his wife Angie have 2 children - Hayden and Ethan - and make their home in Bluffton, Alberta.


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