Show Info

KDSS Barrel Challenge

The annual barrel challenge between horse and motorbike – who will win muscle or machine?

Where: Main Arena. When: Saturday at 5:00pm. Nominations: On the day at 9:00am at the Show Office – 18yrs or over. Nomination Fee (no nomination without payment): $20.00 per run. Prize Money: Jackpots - Fastest Horse & Fastest Bike.

TROPHY FOR FASTEST TIME OVERALL SPONSORED BY R &MOTORCYCLES.

Only the First 12 Horses & 12 Bikes Nominated Will Be Accepted, So Get In Quick.  Only one run per rider unless places are not filled.

RULES

  1. All competitors must wear approved safety helmets.
  2. All competitors must wear closed-in shoes, long pants, shirts with shoulders.  Bike riders must wear gloves.
  3. Competitors may have a running start.
  4. Bikes and horses will run concurrently.
  5. Competitors must do a left handed course. Pattern must be a clover leaf, with the rider crossing their own paths (see below).
  6. Time the competitor as the horse’s shoulders/bike’s front wheel passes through the pegs.
  7. Only one go per rider, no practice runs.
  8. Knock down of a barrel incurs a 5 second penalty.
  9. Holding/touching the barrel incurs a 5 second penalty.
  10. If the rider does not ride the correct pattern, does not start and finish between the pegs or does not do a left hand course - ELIMINATION.
  11. JUDGES DECISION IS FINAL.