Xtreme Barrel Racing July 2011
Moving forward, feels refreshing!!! EVH1 a sad memory, learning that there is a light at the end of the tunnel, very encouraging. “The only thing to fear is fear itself.” All clichés to live by!!!
July 8-10th Xtreme Barrel Racing was held at the beautiful Blackhawk Arena in Salina Utah. Despite numbers being lower because of many races rescheduled on this July weekend great checks were awarded. 200 plus contestants vied for the $12,000 added money, an excellent award packages and an Xtreme vacation package to the 2011 Breeders’ Cup, Xtreme vacation was awarded to Kira Bilgrave from Durango, Colorado.
Top 10 money winners were:
1. Teigan Adams $2927.00
2. Falena Dale $1806.00
3. Sheri Reel $1739.00
4. Stacy Glause $1571.00
5. Dolli Lataret $1374.00
6. Chrissy Van $1303.00
7. Helina Thomas $1228.00
8. Mikka Smith $1178.00
9. Laynee Giles $1141.00
10. Bradin Brehm $1076.00
Burns Saddlery custom saddles were awarded to, Tina Mogle from Gunnison Utah won the open saddle. 18/40 saddle winner was Helina Thomas from Spanish Fork Utah.
Dave Graff won the cowboy race with a speedy 15.5, winning the rifle was Lonn Thorton from Heber City Utah, rifle was donated by Bartlett Webster Law Firm, custom stirrups were made and donated by Shawn Hubbard, winning the stirrups were 2nd place finisher Kash Keller.
Ten and under champion was Makayla Brown, the lucky bike drawing was won by Layvee Williams. HEI gives 100% payback in the 10 and under class an award every contestant with a prize.
HEI’s final event of the year is scheduled for August 25th – 28th. Xtreme 15 finals will be held Friday August 26th. Open jackpot will be held on Thursday August 25th, and the open 5-D final race will be held on Saturday the 27th and Sunday the 28th. Entries are available now on line @ www.horseeventsinc.com. Xtreme stall deal for August will be $25.00 stalls for entered horses. Stalls available for the entire week!
Thanks to all the loyal HEI runners and team members, together we will make a positive difference in the sport we all love, BARREL RACING!!!