Teenager John David Kemp has defied doctors’ odds by fighting a rare vascular condition that put him in a wheelchair. Today, the barrel racer is able to walk and ride and has started a Facebook group to support other youth with similar situations.
Retired civil engineer Gary Westergren may have come into horses later in life, but he’s making up for lost time as one of barrel racing’s leading breeders and owners.
Barrel Horse News caught up with Colorado Classic producer Kayla Jones to chat about the successful 2021 event.
Nestled in the rolling hills of the South Dakota Badlands, Sampson Family Ranch produces beef cattle, registered Longhorns and some of the best bloodlines in the barrel racing industry.
Meet the talented California barrel racers who used their horsemanship abilities to carve out successful careers as stuntwomen in Hollywood. While most of us dream of barreling our…
These young barrel horse trainers are proving they’ve got what it takes to train and compete alongside the industry’s top veterans.
Trainer Caroline Boucher was thrust into the spotlight with the 2020 Pink Buckle Futurity Championship, but the Canadian horsewoman has been working tirelessly for decades to build that dream.
Robin Weaver has built a small but successful barrel horse program by selectively pairing the genetics of top stallions with the best mares she can find.