In This Issue of Barrel Horse News Magazine


fold out cover Barrel Horse News magazine September 2020
On the Fold-Out Cover:
Cassidy Brown and Chasin Memories win NBHA Teen World Championship; Madison Murphy and Flitopepto win NBHA Youth World Championship.
Photos by James Phifer

Dun Famous
A gelding battled multiple conditions on the road to peak potential, including EPM, a ligament tear and an avulsion fracture. By Abigail Boatwright, Page 26

Recycling in the Barn
Many common items around the barn are recyclable or reusable. Here’s a few tips on how to turn trash into resources. By Blanche Schaefer, Page 30

10-Year Stats Profile: Eternal Embers
Dash Ta Diamonds has the rare distinction of qualifying four barrel racers to the NFR and helping one win a WPRA world championship. By Tanya Randall, Page 44

Champions’ Corner

Charmayne James’ Tips, Page 18
World Champion Reflections, Page 22

Special Barrel Racing Beginner Section

Ask Fred: Leads and Body Control
Trainer Fred Hunter answers reader questions about how to change leads between barrels and gain
body control. By Fred Hunter with Kailey Sullins, Page 36

Simple Safety
Brush up on these everyday safety habits to avoid dangerous situations with horses. By Blanche Schaefer, Page 40

In Every Issue

Arena Record, Page 4
Arena Dirt, Page 9
Behind the Barrier, Page 24
Youth Forum, Page 79
Barrel Racing Across the U.S., Page 81
Futurity Roundup, Page 82
Event Calendar and Clinics, Page 85

Event Spotlights

Extreme Million Finals, Page 54
NBHA Youth World, Page 60
Glacier Chaser Classic, Page 66
5-State Breeders Futurity, Page 71


NBHA Member Profile, Page 76
Directory, Page 84

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