Terrace riders top barrel racing finals

Young racers from the Terrace Totem Saddle Club participated in the BC Barrel Racing Association barrel racing finals in Williams Lake

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Young racers from the Terrace Totem Saddle Club topped the BC Barrel Racing Association barrel racing finals in Williams Lake earlier this summer.

After the final three days of competition, Justin Rempel won first place in 2D for the peewee division; Jennifer Rempel won first place in 4D for the junior division; and Tatum Petch Long won first place in 1D for the peewee division – the top position for the entire peewee division.

Other riders won money over the course of the competition, held over the last weekend in August.

The club is going to Houston on Sept 27th for the Invitational Gymkhana, where towns from Prince Rupert to Prince George send their top two riders of each age division to compete against the other towns.

There is one final horse show over the weekend of Oct 3-5 before the Terrace and area club’s year-end awards and banquet Oct. 18.


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