Like any favorite recipe, the makings of an NFR-caliber horse is intriguing and fascinating – and virtually impossible to replicate. We asked the 2017 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo qualifiers to share their secrets, and with a little of this and a little of that, we’re pleased to bring you a precise list of what’s in the mix.
Amberleigh Moore makes another strong move on the dark horse CP Dark Moon, winning round No. 9 and moving to second in the world standings.
All eyes are on the cowgirl from Pauls Valley, Oklahoma, at the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo. Mary Burger came into the NFR wearing the No. 1 back number and proved how she earned the honor with a winning 13.58 in round No. 7.
Five rounds are in the books, and five rounds remain the halfway point of the 58th Wrangler National Finals Rodeo. The leading lady in Monday night’s round, NFR first-timer Amberleigh Moore, ran a fast time of 13.62 seconds.
The legendary 10-time qualifier Lisa Lockhart and An Oakie With Cash stopped the clock in 13.72 seconds to win round No. 3 of the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo.
Mary Burger wins second world title with the culmination of the 2016 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo.
Kimmie Wall and TKW Bullys Famous Fox set a new pace for the 2016 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo with a blistering 13.46 to win round No. 6 and post the fastest time of the finals so far.
A tight race in round No.4 of the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo left the crowd on their feet as 11 of the 15 ladies turned in 13-second runs and only three collected penalties. Of those 11 ladies, Michele McLeod turned in the fastest with a 13.49 to take the win.
First-time qualifier Kimmie Wall of Roosevelt, Utah, and her homegrown mare TKW Bullys Famous Fox laid down a flawless run to win the second go-round of the barrel racing at the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo.