SALINAS — When the women competing in the barrel-racing portion of the California Rodeo Salinas prepare for their run, there are an enormous amount of things on their mind.
Racing at speeds and performing turns one official described as “barely out of control,” the racers must look ahead and perform hairpin turns around three barrels as the animals tear through the course.
Above all, the women must keep one thing in mind as they fight for the fastest time.
“Be fast and stay on,” race official Betty Breaux said.For the complete article see the 07-19-2014 issue.
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