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Matteo Bergamini, Modena, Italy

(April 28, 2009) — The 2008 Better Barrel Races World Finals held April 22-26, 2009 at the Oklahoma City Fairgrounds awarded $286,911 in cash, not to mention loads of prizes. Besting 1,458 Open entries was Big Cabin, Oklahoma’s own Tana Poppino and Docs Hickory Cross. The duo earned $3,639 in the Finals, $754 in Qualifying Race No. 1, $1,040 in Qualifying Race No. 2 and additional Adult incentive race dollars to bring their weekend total to well over $5,500.


BRN4D Breeders Incentive, BRN4D Futurity & Sale Graduate Incentive Program

 Mission Statement 

It is the express mission of the BRN4D Incentive Fund program to:   

  • Endeavor to improve and promote the creation of a pool of eligible progeny of all ages.
  • Encourage buyers and sellers to consider this pool in their breeding, buying, selling and competing decisions.
  • Promote the development and value of barrel horse bloodstock,
  • Create a continuing market for barrel horse prospects of all ages and
  • Increase the earning power and value of all of the above.