Drivers

Blaid Flad
Name Birth Date: June 17, 1992
Year Started Driving: 2013
Hometown: Warburg, AB
Championship Final Heat Qualifications: 0

World Professional Standings
2017 - 36th
2016 – WCA Member
2015 – WCA Member
2014 – WCA Member
2013 – WCA Member - Rookie Season
 

Personal Information
A late addition to the 2017 WPCA Pro Tour, 2017 will be Blaid's rookie season. He made his debut as a professional chuckwagon driver at the 2017 Grande Prairie Stompede.  Prior to joining the WPCA, Blaid spent the previous four seasons on the amateur Western Chuckwagon Association (WCA) circuit. He enjoyed his best season on the WCA circuit in 2016 placing 10th overall in the season standings and was awarded the WCA Safety Award for least penalized driver. Blaid is the grandson of former Calgary Stampede GMC Rangeland Derby Champion Herman Flad, and the son of driver Troy Flad. He enjoys hockey and hunting and even received a letter of commendation from the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP). Blaid is a farmer and an oil industry heavy equipment operator in the off season, is single, and makes his home in Warburg, Alberta.

2016 Wrangler Advanced Comfort