barrel racing: Get out to the NM State Fair Horse Shows! - 09/16/10 07:41 AM

Yes, it's State Fair time again, and this week the NM State Fair is in full swing. And almost every day offers horse shows. Come check out all the wonderful breeds and disciplines. You'll be amazed at what these horse-and-rider combinations can achieve!
As the State Fair started last weekend, some of the shows are already past, but there are still many great equestrian events coming up.
Today is the State 4H Championship Horse Show, where 4H members from 9-19 compete in English and Western events, jumping, barrel racing, reining and trail classes. From 8:00 a.m. on, in the Horse … (0 comments)

barrel racing: Why isn't Rodeo our State Sport? - 07/09/09 12:12 PM
Apparently Rodeo IS the state sport in both Texas and Wyoming, according to a recent article in the Valencia County News Bulletin.
Why isn't it so here in New Mexico? All over my neck of the woods (Bosque Farms, in Valencia County) rodeo is a way of life for a huge segment of the population. Rodeos, barrel racing competition, and ropings are happening on an almost daily basis, at the Bosque Farms Arena and the two different arenas at the Valencia County Fairgrounds in Belen, not to mention at dozens of other arenas all over the rural parts of the state.

barrel racing: NMQHA show this weekend! - 07/06/09 10:10 AM
What's NMQHA, you ask?
The New Mexico Quarter Horse Association!
And they'll be hosting one of their amazing Quarter Horse Shows at Expo New Mexico (on the New Mexico State Fair Grounds in Albuquerque, NM) this weekend, July 9-12, 2009
Not an equestrian? So what! Come on out and watch; you'll love the show!
It's always fascinating to watch these equine athletes and their riders perform in wide-ranging disciplines. You'll see true cowboy events like team roping, western show classes, speed events like barrel racing, English showmanship and hunter/jumper classes, and so much more. Come on out and check … (0 comments)

barrel racing: Horse Play Days in Valencia County, NM! - 04/14/08 12:04 PM

barrel racing: Bosque Farms for Rodeo and Horse Show Events in New Mexico - 05/16/07 04:25 AM

The Bosque Farms Rodeo Association maintains a premier location for New Mexico rodeos, horse shows, and other equine-related activities, as well as such community events as the Bosque Farms Community Fair.  
With facilities located just 15 miles south of Albuquerque, New Mexico, the Bosque Farms Rodeo Association is a non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation and promotion of a rural, equestrian lifestyle. To this end, the association maintains a top quality horse arena, used regularly for horse shows, barrel racing, roping, dressage, and other equine activities, as well a "Cowboy Hall" that hosts birthday and wedding celebrations, community dances, meetings, community fair exhibits, and other … (1 comments)

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