Continued from the April 2016 issue ...
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, (April 24,2016) - The Better Barrel Races World Finals began April 20-24, 2016 with some of the best divisional barrel racing around. A total of 1,788 contestants from across the nation met inside the Jim Norick Arena in Oklahoma City for the World Finals Qualifying races and a shot at the $385,250 total payout.
Bryan, TX ― The dirt was just right tonight under the hooves of Sweet Choco Taco and his rider, Ryann Pedone of Sunset, TX. Thirty-one year old Pedone is the 2016 Diamonds & Dirt Barrel Horse Classic Slot Champion and $100,000 richer heading back to her trailer tonight.
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, (April 23,2016) - The Better Barrel Races crowns Futurity Slot Race and Futurity champions, and the race for the BBR World Finals championships continues inside the Jim Norick Arena at the Oklahoma State Fairgrounds.
Bryan, TX ― With a million dollar winning rider perched atop one of the sport's up and coming guelding, how could owners Lori and Dave Zabel go wrong? They couldn't. World Champion Jolene Montgomery on JL Jamaican Me Rich wrapped up the Dufur Quarter Horses Futurity race Saturday night with a first place win worth $32,373.