#4 winners Kyle Basso and Jenny Pereira. Presenting are California ACTRA President Bill Horner (l) and ACTRA Director Larry McGrady (r). – Off The Beaten Path Photography
By Mike Sweeney
California ACTRA Secretary
Between ACTRA arenas, the Chapter Finals and two National Finals Qualifiers, the California ACTRA Chapter had more teams entered up than ever during a single month. Arena operators also had some great ropings over Labor Day with lots of members getting in their last qualifiers for the Chapter Finals. California had over 1,100 members qualify for the Chapter Finals in Chowchilla and National Qualifiers in Acton and Corning.
Christiana Anton aboard Smooth As Firewater was the winner of the Wine Country Classic. – Dally A Star Photography
CLEMENTS, CA – The Clements Buckaroos welcomed barrel racers from California and Nevada to the 2017 Wine Country Classic held October 14, presented by Les Schwab Tires and Reeve Trucking. The Clements Buckaroos are proud to offer a great facility with plenty of parking, excellent ground and a fun atmosphere for barrel racers to come and enjoy. The Wine Country Classic is the finale to the Club’s monthly Tuesday night barrel races that began in May.