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Runnin' the Rims Barrel Race

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Online Entries will be through SaddleBook
Run order and scores will also be available through SaddleBook on race day!

Pre-entries must be postmarked by Oct 4th for guaranteed spot in the early draw.
Online Entries are due by Oct 7th.
Late entries accepted with $10 late fee until run #25 on race day.

The NILE Gold Buckle Barrel Race and the AQHA Ranching Heritage Challenge Barrel Race will run during the NILE Runnin' the Rims Barrel Race.

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2022 Race Details

Location of 2022 Runnin' the Rims will be at First Interstate Arena at Metra Park.

FRIDAY, October 14th
1 pm - 5:30 pm - Time Only/Exhibition Runs
6 pm - Jackpot Competition Runs - start with 3D Youth, 4D Open ($750 added) to follow

SATURDAY, October 15th
6 am - 7:30 am - Time Only/Exhibition Runs
8 am - Jackpot Competition Runs - start with Gold Buckle Barrel Race ($1,500 added),
then AQHA Ranching Heritage Challenge (RHC) ($1,000 added),
then 3D Youth, followed by 4D Open ($750 added)

Options to roll times from Open to Youth; from Gold Buckle to Open; and/or from RHC to Open.
Stalls are available at Metra Park - request stalls with your online entry.

call Theresa (406) 698-0031
Bonnie DeVerniero - bonnie@thenile.org OR Theresa Sorlie - rodeoexec@gmail.com

AQHA Ranching Heritage

Enter the AQHA Ranching Heritage Barrel Race! $1,000 added! Horse must be an eligible Ranching Heritage Horse, check the AQHA website for qualifications.

Side pot entry fees
Open $50
Amateur $50
Youth $35
$10 Office Fee Per Horse
$8 AQHA Drug Fee Per Horse
Late fees applied after October 4th
Enter Online through SaddleBook

NILE Gold Buckle Futurity

Enter the NILE Gold Buckle Barrel Race! $1,500 added! Horse must be eligible by either purchasing through NILE Gold Buckle Select Horse Sale or be sired by a NILE Nominated Stallion.

Side pot Entry Fees:
Futurity (5yrs & under)
Derby (6-7yrs)
Open (8yrs & older)
Entry Fees Increase April 2nd, August 2nd, October 5th
Enter Online through SaddleBook.


2020 & 2021 NILE Photographer:
Burning Ember Photography

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Thank you to our 2021 Runnin' The Rims sponsors!

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