Kris Flanagan

Driver
Name
Kris Flanagan
Birthday
October 24, 1984
Age
35

Along with 9 years of outriding experience Kris now has 6 years of driving experience under his belt. 2019 saw Kris having 11 Top 15 runs and another 20 Top 20 finishes.  Kris finished in the top 15 at 3 of the 9 tour stops in 2019 and in the top 20 at 6 shows. In 2019 Kris achieved his ultimate goal of getting an invite to the 2019 Calgary Stampede to be 1 of 3 rookies there and was happy to get an invite back to Calgary Stampede for 2020. Kris is one of many drivers in his family: he got to watch his cousins Vern Nolin, Shane Nolin and BJ Carey for many years before becoming successful on his own. Kris has proven to be one of the CPCA’s contenders and you can be sure he will be a contender in 2020.

Hometown: Meadow Lake, SK

Favourite Vacation Spot: Anywhere with a beach.

How did you get into Chuckwagon Racing: Watching cousins Vern and Shane Nolin when they started in big wagons. Started helping around the bard, met Laboucanes through my other cousin BJ Carey, and worked for Norm Cuthbertson.

Most Memorable Chuckwagon Racing Moment: Winning Ponoka Stampede as a outrider and winning Rookie of the Year first year driving.