Junior American Barrel Racing
2019-20 Junior American Schedule Qualifier Schedule Below!
2019 Junior American Champion
Sydney Frey (Marlow, OK) on Great Guns on Dakota
$10,000 plus Gold Buckle
What is the age limit to enter the Jr American?
You must be 19 yrs or younger at the time of the Jr American Qualifier event.
How do I enter a Jr American Rodeo Qualifier?
Entries for Jr American Qualifier barrel races will be taken online at BetterBarrelRaces.com/JrAmerican. Books will open approximately 2 weeks prior to the host event and will close on the Thursday prior to the host event at 5pm Central Time. Click the link in the schedule below for the online entry when it is available. The Jr American will be a sidepot for the designated race(s) at the host event. Entry in the host events race must be made through that producer.
What is the format of the Junior American Qualifiers?
The Junior American Qualifier will be run as a sidepot to one or more of the races at the host event. The event schedule will list the different classes at the host event from which your time may be carried. It is the contestant's responsibility to enter to proper host event class in order to get a time to carry to the Junior American Qualifier.
The Junior American Qualifier will be paid on a sweepstakes style format with the number of places to be determined by the total entries. Results from the Qualifier will be posted on BetterBarrelRaces.com and checks will be mailed from the Better Barrel Races office the week after the event. Contestants will need to have a completed W-9 on file with the BBR office before checks can be distributed.
What memberships do I have to purchase?
You must purchase an annual Jr American membership in order to compete in a Jr American Qualifier event. You may purchase this membership along with your entry from the online entry page. Contestants who compete without purchasing a membership prior to competition will be disqualified without refund. Membership in Better Barrel Races is not required but may entitle you to additional benefits at the host event.
How many times can I qualify?
You can qualify up to two (2) per person. However, each qualification must be on a different horse and each horse may only compete one time at the Jr American Rodeo, American Semi-Finals or American Rodeo.
Can more than one person qualify for the Jr American on the same horse?
Yes. Multiple people may qualify on the same horse at different Jr American Qualifier events. However, each horse may only compete one time at the Jr American Rodeo, American Semi-Finals or American Rodeo.
Can I switch horses along the way or must I compete on the horse I qualified on?
You can switch horses at each event/go-round. However, each horse may only compete one time at each event/go-round.
2019-20 Jr American Barrel Racing Qualifier Schedule
Note: Additional dates will be published when available.
South Jordan, UT - Patriot Days of '47 Qualifier
Producer Website - Daysof47CowboyGames.com
Castle Rock, CO - Mile Hi Barrel Race
Producer Website - MileHiBarrelHorse.com
Texarkana, AR - Lucky Dog Productions
Producer Website - LuckyDogRaces.com
Bryan, TX - BBR Southern Territorial
Producer Website - BetterBarrelRaces.com
Perry, GA - Southeastern Showdown (High School Division - 1st Go Barrels Only)
Unadilla, GA - Kindergarten Futurity/Open 5D
Producer Website - SoutheasternArena.com
Las Vegas, NV - Trail Blazers
Producer Website - PistolsAndCrystals.net
ENTRY LIST - Note: You must notify the event producer which run you want to carry to the Jr American if running both days!
Jackson, MS - Holiday Classic
Producer Website - WebbFarms
ENTER ONLINE HERE - Books Close Thursday, December 19th at 5pm Central Time
Waco, TX - Texas Circuit Finals Youth Rodeo
Producer Website - tcfyr.com
Carthage, MO - Lucky J Arena
Producer Website - LuckyJArena.com
Glen Rose, TX - Dinosaur Classic
Producer Website - UWinMore.com
Kinder, LA - Kinder Cup
Producer Website - KinderBarrelRace.com
Ft Worth, TX - Patriot Barrel Race
Producer Website - BetterBarrelRaces.com