Speed Events

Come run with us! SHA offers competition in Poles, Barrels, Open arena race and Texas Barrels.

Placings for top 6 riders in each class. 

Our Open Barrels/Jackpot class offers riders a chance to ride for year end points and pays back $ for the top riders

Horse/rider combinations competing in the same class for 5 or more shows are eligible for year end awards!

Our speed events run during the afternoon and into the evening and follow NBHA rules. 

Pole Bending: 

Exhibitors can start to the right or left of the first pole, and run the rest of the pattern accordingly.  

A down pole carries a 5 point penalty for each pole down. 

Barrel Racing: 

Exhibitors may start to the right or left and the rest of the pattern accordingly.  A down barrel carries a 5 point penalty for each barrel down. 

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