World Professional Standings
Major Awards And Victories
- 2018: Ponoka Stampede Champion Outrider, WPCA Top Rookie Outrider
- 2019: Calgary Stampede Rangeland Derby Champion Outrider, Calgary Stampede Aggregate Champion Outrider
- 2022: Calgary Stampede Rangeland Derby Champion Outrider, Calgary Stampede Aggregate/Safety Champion Outrider
2022 saw Brendan walk off with more hardware than any other outrider. With Kris Molle he won the Medicine Hat Stampede, the Calgary Stampede Rangeland Derby, and both the Aggregate title and the "WINNER'S ZONE" Championship at Century Downs Racetrack and Casino. With 2022 World Champion Layne MacGillivray, he won the Calgary Stampede Aggregate/Safety Championship and the Battle of the North, and captured the Bttle of the Rockies outriding for Roger Moore. His 4th place overall finish in the 2022 World Standings is his career best.
Brendan won the first major event of his career at the in 2018 Ponoka Stampede the same year he won the WPCA Top Rookie Outrider. 2019 saw Brendan capture his first career Calgary Stampede Rangeland Derby and first career Calgary Stampede Aggregate behind Logan Gorst.
Brendan started his career on the Canadian Professional Chuckwagon Association (CPCA) circuit in the middle of the 2014 season making his debut ride behind his father Vern Nolin at his hometown show in Dewberry Alberta. Brendan got into the chuckwagon business through his father Vern, as well through the encouragement of his uncle Mick Nolin – 3-time CPCA Champion Outrider. In addition to his father Vern, Brendan credits driver Bob Van Eaton for giving him a chance to outride for him as well.
Brendan is a graduate of the Oklahoma State Horseshoeing School, and works as a Farrier and a home builder. He enjoys hockey, hunting and fishing, and plays Senior Hockey for the Dewberry Mustangs in the off season. Brendan is single and make his home in Dewberry, Alberta.