Brian   mayan

Brian has had a long career in chuckwagons; starting as an outrider, then racing in the CPCA from 2003-2004 and the WPCA from 2006-2011. This will be Brian’s first year racing with the WCA.  Brian won the Bonnyville Chuckwagon Championship in 2009,  and Edmonton's Chuckwagon Derby in 2008. He has qualified for three career winner–take–all championship final heats and has won two of them. Brian was the WPCA's Top Rookie Driver Award winner in 2002 and was the World Champion Outrider in 1994. Brian is a 2-time recipient of the WPCA's Rod Glass Memorial Award for Most Improved Outrider, and out rode for both Neal Walgenbach’s WPCA Pro Tour Championship outfits in 2001 and 2007. He was an outrider on Tom Glass’s 1994 Calgary Stampede Rangeland Derby Championship outfit, outrode for 7 Ponoka Stampede Championship outfits, and out rode for 3 Calgary Stampede Aggregate Championships. Although Brian finished 16th on the tour he did not compete at all shows.   


A second-generation wagon man, Brian's father Kevan drove in the 1970's and 1980's and his older brother Gary is a former outrider and driver as well. Brian’s sister Teresa, who is his number one barn hand, was the recipient of the 2009 Ty Tournier Memorial Award. In the off season Brian enjoys working out and playing hockey. Brian and his wife Melinda make their home in High River, Alberta.

2018 - 16th place