In This Issue of Barrel Horse News

JULY 2014


Volume 19, Number 7


16 A Great One Gone 

A special tribute to Brenda Mays’ multiple National Finals Rodeo-qualifying mount, Judge Buy Cash. By Tanya Randall

28 Good Karma 

A BHN-exclusive interview with a seasoned breeder who has watched what goes around come back around. By Danika Kent

44 By The Horns

Barrel horse sales figures turn bullish in 2013 with an upward swing in prices.

By Tanya Randall

50 Just Calm Down 

Learn how to tame anxiety in the second of our three-part series. By Kathy Korell-Rach, Ph.D.

54 Foal Frolics

A collection of reader-submitted 2014 foal photos. Compiled by Bonnie Wheatley and Danika Kent


62 From Whoa to Go

Get the right start in barrel racing. By Bridget Kirkwood

68 Team Stodart

The family-run enterprise of C Hangin C Performance Horses is making their mark in competition on the cloverleaf. By Alexa Major


6  Arena Record
11  Arena Dirt

120  Drill of the Month

125  Youth Forum

130  Barrel Racing in Brazil


20 Charmayne James’ Tips

24  World Champion Reflections

38  Dialed in with Dena


74  NBHA Great Lakes Nationals

82  NBHA Las Vegas Super Show

92  Josey Jr World and Reunion

104  BRN4D Finals

110  Old Fort Days Futurity and Derby

132  Barrel Racing Across the U.S.

134  Futurity Roundup

136  Barrel Racing Results

140  Calendar & Clinics


On the Cover: 2014 Josey Reunion 1D Champion Blaise Bercegeay and Easily Smashed Toast, 2014 Josey Junior World 1D Champion Bailee Snow and Dr Rare Jet Ghost. Photos by Stefanie Yoder


On the Cover: 2014 NBHA Las Vegas Super Show 1D Champion Haley Wolfe and Mia Fabulous Fame. Photo by Kenneth Springer