Stock contractor, Harry Vold Rodeo Company, provides the best stock for Roundup Rodeo. Harry Vold, known as "Duke of the Chutes," was born in 1924 on a ranch just outside of Ponoka, Alberta, Canada. Ninety years later, he is still running one of the largest stock contracting companies in North America. The Harry Vold Rodeo Company, now based in southern Colorado, produces rodeos in seven states annually and also provides bucking stock for over 100 rodeo performances each year. Vold is one of only two stock contractors to provide stock to all 54 national Finals Rodeos. Vold has delegated the day to day managing details of the Harry Vold Rodeo Company over to his youngest daughter, Kirsten, but is still actively involved in the organization that he created over 40 years ago. Harry Vold's may achievements over his career include: 11-time PRCA Stock Contractor of the Year, Prorodeo Hall of Fame Inductee, Canadian Hall of Fame Inductee, Life Member of the Ponoka Stampede, Honorary Sarcee Tribal Chief, PRCA Man of the Year, National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association Scholarship Honoree, National Finals Rodeo Board of Director, Cheyenne Frontier Days Hall of Fame Inductee, Pendleton Roundup Hall of Fame Inductee, Pikes Peak or Bust in Colorado Springs Hall of Fame Inductee, Old Fort Days in Fort Smith Hall of Fame Inductee, Ellensburg Rodeo Hall of Fame Inductee, Dodge City Roundup Hall of Fame Inductee, and in 2009 he was inducted into the National Cobwboy Hall of Fame in Oklahoma City and named the Pro Rodeo Hall of Fame Legend of Rodeo.