Run the Pendleton Round-Up barrel race pattern on July 4th, 2014. In its second year the 4D barrel race sponsored as the PGG Independence Day Barrel Race is a BRN4D, WPRA, NBHA co-sanctioned event. This barrel race is being held in conjunction with a PBR event on July 3rd and 4th to be held in the Happy Canyon Arena also sponsored by PGG.
The 4D race will feature $2,250 added for the only event, an Open race, along with a WPRA side pot of $250. Other quick details are entry fee will be $75 for the Open race and a $25 entry fee for the WPRA side pot. Time onlys will be on July 3rd, only for contestants, and will be available for $5. Stalls and overnight parking will be available beginning July 2nd at $20 per night.
No overnight tying to trailers or portable pens will not be allowed within Round-Up grounds as parking area doubles as a baseball field.
Day of race tying to trailer will be okay. Other parking locations will be provided where tying overnight or portable pens will be allowed.
More details can be found on the BRN4D website at www.BRN4D.com under “Race Schedule”. Entry form for this race will be available in early May and will be posted on the BRN4D website and be available for pick-up in the Pendleton Round-Up and Happy Canyon office. This is a unique opportunity for barrel racers who have never experienced the thrill of running on what is billed as the North America’s largest barrel pattern, a pattern that is usually reserved for official contestants of the Pendleton Round-Up.
Couple the excitement of this race with celebrating the Independence Day holiday with two nights of PBR bull riding and you have the perfect formula for spending a couple of days in one of the greatest Western towns around.
For their support of the community wide celebration of Independence Day barrel race contestants can purchase discounted tickets to the two nights of PBR action by contacting the Pendleton Round-Up/Happy Canyon ticket office at 541-276-2553.