Quick Bio & Accomplishments

  • Born March 9, 1993 in Edam, Saskatchewan
  • Was raised by father Gerald L’Heureux, mother Maxine Hougham (nee Fitch) and step-father Jerry Hougham
  • Attended Elementary school in Edam and Paradise Hill, Saskatchewan
  • Attended High School in Glaslyn, Saskatchewan
  • 2007 Rookie Year driving Chariot in the North West Saskatchewan Pony Chuckwagon and Chariot Racing Association (NWSPCCA)
  • 2009 Rookie Year driving Chuckwagon in the NWSPCCA
  • Attended Lakeland College in Vermilion, Alberta in the Animal Health Technology and convocated in 2013
  • 2014 spent a month and a half in Fort Worth, Texas racing chuckwagons daily up to three times
    per day. Was the first woman to be paid to drive professionally there.
  • 2017-2018 Winter Season was spent in Phoenix, Arizona as a groom at the racetrack where she worked daily with thoroughbred and quarter horses
  • July 2018 she was the first female to pass the sanctioning tests to drive professionally in the Canadian Professional Chuckwagon Association (CPCA)
  • June 2019 will be the debut of the World’s First Female Professional Chuckwagon driver to race in the CPCA, ultimately competing to make it to The Calgary Stampede.

Amber and Skye
A Young Amber and Dad
Amber’s Mom