BARREL BASH RULES

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DOUBLE B PRODUCTIONS, LLC – BARREL BASH RULES REV 4/28//22
RULES—apply to everyone! We appreciate you being here. BARREL BASH RULES
· WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO REFUSE ANY ENTRY FOR ANY REASON. Inappropriate behavior by contestants or spectators may require us to ask you to leave the grounds (if this happens there will be no refunds). · No REFUNDS after pre-entry deadline, for any reason.
· Dress Code ANY long sleeved shirt – western boots. Western hat or helmet required. No ball caps or stocking caps allowed and wearing them is grounds for disqualification. Hat fine applies in open race $5 if you lose your hat and must be paid to barrel setter to get your hat back. KK Run For Vegas, American qualify-ing events, SSS Futurity events MUST wear hats. YOUTH AND SENIOR RIDERS COMPETING IN THE YOUTH/SR RACE ARE not REQUIRED TO WEAR A HAT. (UNLESS YOUTH/SR IS RUN AS A SIDEPOT THEN A HAT MUST BE WORN)
· Horse substitutions AND rider subs allowed until start of race FIRST DAY ONLY. After the first day, horse OR rider subs allowed if done before start of race with $5 fee per change. After start of race FIRST DAY, you CANNOT “sell” your spot. Changes must be made BEFORE the first horse runs in each race. NO CHANGES allowed after start of race. If you SELL a spot, the new rider pays YOU the entry fee, and makes the change with US in the show office and PAYS us the office fee for that day. (Exceptions to no changes after start of race, may be made if a rider or horse is injured before they run and decision will be made at discretion of judge and/or show manager). If you purchase a spot from someone the seller “loses” their office fee and new rider must pay that fee to our show office when making the change in the show office on-site.
· No switching of draw positions. HORSE MUST RUN IN POSITION DRAWN! Horse and rider changes will be noted on official’s sheet. If a horse runs out of order or in the wrong position it will be grounds for DQ. A $20 early request fee per rider/day may be used to request a spot in the first 100. NO other special draw requests may be made. The draw is random. If you wish to be late in the draw please late enter (no late fees).
· All reruns will be the decisions of the Arena Director. Rerun will be on fresh drag. Arena Director’s decisions are FINAL. In the case of a timer malfunction rider will be offered a re-run. PRIOR PENALTIES WILL APPLY. If rider chooses to run again, any penalties made during re-run WILL apply to official time.
· Failure to answer 3 gate calls will result in Official’s scratch. FAILURE TO FOLLOW THIS RULE WILL RESULT IN OFFICIALS SCRATCH. ALL CONTEST-ANTS MUST CHECK IN WITH GATE OFFICIAL THEMSELVES PRIOR TO RUNNING OR THE MAY BE SUBJECT TO DQ. (NOTE at some locations we re-quire you be in the holding pen PRIOR to the start of your drag check with gate official prior to running for ground rule at each event regarding this issue) Safety of you your horse and other riders is a main concern to us. If you have safety issues, please talk to the gate-man so that we can work with you PRIOR to making your run.
· A horse may enter each race only once. (Exception for family rule.) To qualify for family rule each rider can only enter on ONE horse applies to children living at home under 21 and parents. Neither “family member” may run any additional horses. This is a hardship rule for family members sharing a horse. · Contestants will receive a no time for knocking over a barrel or breaking the pattern.
· A tie for awards will be handled by a flip of a coin between contestants tied. ANY CHANGES OR CORRETIONS TO SIDEPOT ENTRIES MUST BE MADE BEFORE END OF RACE. ONCE RESULTS ARE POSTED FOR SIDEPOT CHANGES WILL NOT BE MADE TO THE RESULTS (IF TIE FOR HI POINT HORSE/RIDER BUCKLES WE WILL GO BACK TO FASTEST TIME RUN THAT WEEKEND FOR TIE BREAKER).
· A daily processing fee is charged at all events ranging from $6-$8 per rider, per day, depending on event/facility. This must be paid by ALL RIDERS. If you buy a spot from someone and have NOT already paid the processing fee you must pay the daily office fee to our office to purchase spot and make change official.
· No late fees! The only exception would be special events (SSS Futurity, etc.)
· OPEN RACES ARE PAID ON 4D FORMAT (HALF SEC SPLITS) Number of places paid per race: 75% payback entry fee—100% added money

barrel bash payout 2022

To qualify for year-end awards, there will be NO MEMBERSHIP/AWARDS fee. Year end awards TBA. (no membership or nomination fee). Open 1st place each div (rider can win ONE award), Youth and Senior and Futurity FIRST each division. Our 2022 season will end at Pawhuska, OK Barrel Bash (awards to be given at Carthage, MO Barrel Bash in Dec.) The Succeed Futurity/Derby Finale will be open to 2022 Futurity & Derby horses ONLY. Racehorse Remake sidepot is open to ANY horse that had at least ONE official OUT on the track. Buckles to 1d-2d-3d year end hi money.
·FORWARD MOTION RULE IS IN AFFECT unless otherwise posted. Must keep a forward motion AFTER crossing the plane of the arena and approaching the first barrel. Failure to follow this rule may result in DQ. (Questions ask gateman).
· NO schooling horses in arena – excessive whipping, jerking, etc will not be tolerated and may result in a $50 fine. You are not allowed to circle a barrel more than one time unless you are in the LAST rider in your drag. If you circle a barrel more than one time you will be fined $50. (this is to respect riders that follow you and “save” the ground for them in the respective positions they have drawn. Anyone caught using an electronic shocking device will be disqualified and banned.
· PHOTOS & VIDEO – We have an exclusive photographer at all events. Due to past issues, we will not allow ANY photos to be taken of contestants/horses competing in the arena. Anyone found taking photos of ANY contestant in the arena, will be fined $500 and asked to leave. Contestants that post photos that have not been purchased from our exclusive photographer on social media will be fined $500 and may be removed from standings and banned from future events. Taking photos of contestants/horses that are outside of the arena is allowed but cannot be “sold”. Video is allowed but posting photos from videos is not allowed and the above penalties will apply to anyone posting photos from videos. The only time video will not be allowed is if we have an official videographer, which we normally do NOT have. Thank you for your understanding and support of our official photographer that spends 4 days at our events, sets up special lighting and takes a photo of EACH and every run.
· By entering, you agree to abide by and follow all rules and are responsible for ANY horse you bring to this event and will be considered an agent for such horse. SIDEPOTS: Must enter open to be eligible. Sidepots on SGP will show up AFTER you confirm your open entries. You will “opt into” them on the entry list. FU-TURITY is open to any horse 5 & Under that has not competed in barrel racing prior to Nov 15 (previous year). Payback for futurity is 2D full sec split. MATURI-TY/DERBY is open to any horse 8 or under that is not futurity eligible. Maturity/Derby is 2D full sec split payback. ADULT – sidepot is open to anyone 20-49 years of age as of Jan 1. Payback is 3D full sec split. No added money unless otherwise noted. Racehorse Remake is open to ANY horse that had at least ONE official OUT on the track. $100 added $25 EF 3D ½ sec split payout. All races 75% payout, 100% added money.
· YOUTH/SR (Youth 19 and under as of Jan 1 of the current year / Senior 50 and over as of Jan 1 of the current year) – are drawn together/paid separately. 3D full sec split. (Certain Barrel Bash the youth and senior class will be run as a sidepot ) Generally, no added money unless otherwise stated. $25 ef 75% payback. If horse/rider also enters the open on the same day they MUST roll their time FROM the youth/senior TO the open. No horse/rider combo will have the option to run 2x per day on same horse for any reason.
PEE WEES - for true beginners. (no leadline) Pee wee rider can only enter ONE horse and CANNOT run in any other classes that day. 100% payback. (no divi-sions) Please keep it FUN!
· 75% payback, 100% added money. Each race is separate payoff. There is NO average payoff. $1run to SGP entry system. We will take out $1 per run from each open race entry, that will go towards the BONUS RACE FINALS 100% of the bonus race added money will be paid back (this is what the $1/run is for and is paidback 100% af the BRF).
· ALL RV AND STALLING FEES MUST BE TAKEN CARE OF BEFORE COMPETING. FAILURE TO PAY THESE FEES MAY RESULT IN DQ WITHOUT RE-FUND.

ALL HORSES ON GROUNDS OVERNIGHT MUST STALL AT ALL EVENTS UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED.

NO DOGS IN MAIN ARENA DURING BARREL RACE. (SOME FACILITIES DO NOT ALLOW DOGS IN ARENA AT ANY TIME. PLEASE PLAN ACCORDINGLY.)

ALL DOGS MUST BE IN A LEASH AT ANY TIME.

 

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