London Gorham, a 10-year-old barrel racer from Cotulla, Texas, wins the first performance of RFD-TV’s The American presented by Dish with a 13.740 on Frenchmans Assassin on Thursday night in historic Cowtown Coliseum in Fort Worth, Texas.
Thursday morning 112 contestants bought back their Tuesday slack performances in order to gain one more chance to qualify for RFD-TV's The American Semifinals, presented by Dish. The tough field was narrowed down to only three qualifiers making the buy-back round some of the fastest barrel racing action around.
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San Antonio rodeo fans got to see a barrel racing run that was one for the record books on Wednesday night.
On February 20, 2018, RFD-TV's The American Semifinals hosted 278 barrel racers from Better Barrel Races qualifying events over the past year at historic Cowtown Coliseum in the Fort Worth, Texas, determine the preliminary top 30 competitors who will advance to RFD-TV’s The American Semifinals on either Thursday, February 22 or Friday, February 23.