2023-24 Junior Patriot Barrel Racing
2023 Junior Patriot Champion
Skyler Nicholas (Rockdale, TX) on Perrywater Dash
$35,000 plus Gold Buckle + $50,000 BONUS ROUND!!!
2022-23 Junior Patriot Membership
A Junior Patriot Membership is required for contestants. Membership is $100 and is good for the current season ending with the Junior Patriot Finals in the spring. If you have not purchased a membership for the 2023-24 season, you may do so at the link below.
Junior Patriot 19U Barrel Racing
- Open to anyone aged 19 & Under as of the date of the qualifying event.
- Contestants must purchase a 2023-24 Junior Patriot membership prior to competing in a qualifier event (see link above). Contestants receiving an exemption and do not already have a membership must purchase one when entering the Semi-Finals.
Note: BBR membership is not required to compete in the Junior Patriot but is required to compete in other classes of the Patriot Event.
- To qualify to enter the Junior Patriot Semi-Finals, you must: (1) Place in the Top 10 of a Junior Patriot Qualifier event (see link to qualifier schedule below), or (2) receive exemption from the Junior Patriot based on results of special exemption events.
- Junior Patriot qualifer events will be run as a sidepot to a host event. Contestants must enter the designated races at host event with producer in order to carry time to Junior Patriot Qualifier. Failure to enter the designated host event class will be considered a Scratch in the Junior Patriot Qualifier with no refund of fees.
- Contestants may qualify to enter the Junior Patriot Semi-Finals two (2) times. Each qualification must be on a different horse.
- Horses may be substituted at each level/go-round of the Junior Patriot (except the Bonus Round), but each horse may only be ridden one time in each go-round or qualifier event.
- Contestants qualifying to enter the Junior Patriot Semi-Finals must submit entry to Junior Patriot office no later that Feb 1, 2024. Entry forms and Semi-Finals Schedule are available on the Junior Patriot website
- Events hosting a Junior Patriot qualifier may have additional ground rules. A complete set of ground rules for the Junior Patriot Semi-Finals/Finals and the Patriot Barrel Race can be found online at PatriotEvent.com