The Express Clydesdales
of Express Employment Professionals

Serving as ambassadors for Express Employment Professionals, these rare black and white Clydesdales weigh between 1,800 and 2,300 lbs. each. Looming over other horse breeds, Clydesdales mature to an average height of 17 to 19 hands, which is about six feet from the ground to the horse's shoulder.

The world-renowned Express Clydesdales have been competing and touring in North America since 1999 and continue to win numerous competitions, including:

2016
Calgary Stampede – Calgary, Alberta 

Champion Clydesdale Gelding
1st Clydesdale Ladies Cart
1st Youth Cart
1st Youth Team
1st Clydesdale Team
1st Clydesdale 6-Horse Hitch

Royal Winter Fair – Toronto, Ontario 1st Clydesdale Ladies Cart
1st Clydesdale Team
1st Clydesdale 4-Horse Hitch
1st Clydesdale 6-Horse Hitch

National Western Stock Show – Denver, CO Reserve Champion 8-Horse Hitch
1st Mare Cart (All Breeds)

Oklahoma State Fair – OKC, OK 1st Ladies Cart (All Breeds)
 
1st Unicorn (All Breeds)

North American Six-Horse Hitch Classic Series High-Point Clydesdale Hitch


2015
 
 
 

1st Place, Team Hitch, Unicorn Hitch, Ladies Cart, Four-Horse Hitch, Six-Horse Hitch, Calgary Stampede, World Champion Competition, Calgary Alberta, 2015

Best in Show, Supreme Champion Clydesdale, Calgary Stampede, World Champion Competition, Calgary Alberta, 2015  

2014 

1st Place, Men's cart, Team Hitch, Unicorn Hitch, Four-Horse Hitch, Six-Horse Hitch, The Elite Six-Horse Hitch, Wisconsin State Fair, Milwaukee, WI 2014

1st Place, Team Hitch, Unicorn Hitch, National Clydesdale Show, 2014


Philanthropy

The Express Clydesdales also help raise money for charitable organizations like Children's Miracle Network hospitals. Making an impact wherever they go, the Clydesdales have been a part of numerous nationally recognized parades and events, including:

  • Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
  • Tournament of Roses Parade
  • Chicago St. Patrick's Day Parade
  • Kentucky Derby Pegasus parade
  • Chauffeuring the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge,
    Prince William and Kate during their visit to Calgary.


The Clydesdale Barn

The Express Clydesdale's home is a specially reconstructed barn orginally built in 1936, located on the historic Chisholm Trail in Yukon, Okla. The barn is a welcome center for visitors from around the world. Guests can stop by Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from 12:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. 


Press Releases

2015 World Clydesdale Show - Clydesdales named World Champion eight-horse hitch.

Clydesdales named Champions at the 2015 Calgary Stampede.


In The News

What do World Champion Clydesdales do on their time off? Check out this blog post on The Calgary Stampede website.