Calgary Stampede Showband - News Release
2014.08.03 - Showband wins World Championship!
The Calgary Stampede Show Band becomes the only marching band to win three consectutive WAMSB World Championships! This also makes their fifth championship title, something which no other marching band in the world has ever done.
With a score of 95.1, the Calgary Stampede Showband claimed top honors at the World Association of Marching Show Bands Championship finals late Sunday night. This was their third win in as many years, another first in the marching band world. Stampede Showband has won the championship in 1996, 2000, 2012, all in Calgary, and 2013 in Chiba, Japan.
The latest win in Braganca Paulista, Brazil on Sunday put a golden cap on another spectacular year!
The showband would also like to congratulate the Calgary Stetson Show Band for taking home 2nd place in the Field Show competition, 1st place in the Parade competition, and 3rd place in the Drum Battle. What a fantastic showing from these members in Brazil!