VGBRA

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Running strong in the Walla Walla Valley since 1962

NW Quarter Horse Association Fundraiser, March 26, 2017
Arena Walla Walla Fairgrounds Expo
Arena Address 9th & Orchard
Producer Sue Ruzicka
Prime Approval NBHA
Co-Sanction BRN4D, WPRA, VGBRA
Race Time Noon
Time Only's 8:30 am to 11:30 am see note
Signups 8 to 11:00 am Late fee applies after 11. $10 Late fee
Dress Code No
Option 1/2
Open $1,000 added $60 entry fee (BRN4D Double Points)
Senior $20 No added
Youth $20 No added
Novice $20 No added
Pee Wee $10 No office charge
Add'l Race 1 VGBRA point race $10 no office charge
Futurity $20 No added
Derby $20 No added
Awards Door prizes and drawings
Notes There will be a $10 office fee. Please keep horses off the grass. BRN4D members pay an additional $2 per run for points. No entries taken by phone or email. Time only reservations will be taken starting March 22 2017 by text 509-520-6302 or email r4ranch2@gmail.com Reserve by the hour and plan to be ready to go in that hour. I will reply back and let you know I received your request and whether the hour you requested is available. We will start early if people are ready to go. $5 each.
Contact Person Sue Ruzicka   509-520-6302   r4ranch2@gmail.com
   
VGBRA Barrel Daze, April 7-9, 2017
Arena Walla Walla Fairgrounds
Arena Address S 9th Avenue & Orchard St, Walla Walla, WA
Producer Valley Girls Barrel Racing Association
Prime Approval BRN4D
Co-Sanction NBHA WPRA  
Race Time Futurity starts at 8:00 am followed by Maturity, 10 and under and Open etc.
Time Only's Thursday, April 6, 8am-8pm and Friday 8-4. Open 4D riders. Call for availability 3/30/17, 6-8pm pst, 509-522-1137
Pre Entries Pre entries/payment due March 22, 2017. No metered mail. $20 late fee for entries postmarked after 3/22, including Futurity and Maturity contestants. No late or office fee for 10 & under. Futurity and Maturity entries have other requirments. See vgbra.org for info.
Signups Open entries close at Noon Saturday and Sunday.
Dress Code Western hats or helmets, long pants, long- sleeved shirts and boots. We have an excellent photographer and sponsors that also receive pictures of racers.
Option 1/2
Open $80 entry fee; $2500 added to Open 4D April 8th and 9th. $10 from each open entry each day goes to Average payout pot and there is $500 added to Average pot. We will pay at least 10 down in each D for Average.
Senior $30 entry fee; $250 added each day
Youth $30 entry fee; $250 added each day
Novice $30 entry fee; $250 added each day
Pee Wee $15 entry fee; $50 added.
Add'l Race 1 Sweepstakes Race, April 7th. Race time: after the Cowgirl Auction, will not start before 7pm. $60 entry fee $500 added paid as 1D jackpot. $10 office fee. Saddle to the winner. Entries close at 3 pm April 7th. This is a straight pay race
Futurity $300 entry fee, $20,000 minimum added. $1000 added 2D sidepot 1 second split; Stallion Incentive $20,000 minimum added. Future Fortunes 10k added. Go to vgbra.org under Barrel Daze tab for entry form and information
Derby $150 entry fee; $5000 added;$1000 added 2D sidepot 1 second split; Stallion Incentive $5000 added, Go to vgbra.org under Barrel Daze tab for entry form and information.
Awards Avg awards to Futurity, Maturity and Futurity and Maturity Stallion Incentive winners. Average payout with $500 added. No awards to the Open average.
Notes Futurity and Maturity Riders time onlys are pre paid and reserved ahead of time with Futurity and Maturity entry. 4D riders must call for time only availability. You must declare your roll status at time of entry. There is a $10 office for the Sweepstakes race. $10 office per day for the 4D race. Futurity and Maturity information/forms go to VGBRA.org. Contact Kim Smith 509-308-5244. Stall and RV information contact Kim Hoyecki 509-843-6073. Stall reservation forms found at vgbra.org. No overnight tying to the trailer or setting up your own pens. Credit card accepted for entries and stall reservations with a 4% processing fee. Be sure to allow for the slower mail service when sending in your forms. We are going to allow horses in grass RV area for SADDLING ONLY. NO riding, feeding, grazing or tying to the trailer, must be actively saddling. Fines of up to $100 will be assessed for damage and/or disregarding above rules. Absolutely NO GRAZING OR WARMING UP on ANY of the grassy areas. Horses need to be kept off the grass per Fairgound rules. DOGS: If you must bring your dog he/she must remain restrained at your trailer. This means, no loose dogs, no dogs in the Expo Building, no dog walking, let them poop at your trailer not the neighbors or for others to step in. This was a huge issue and complaint in past years. Thank you for helping make the dog issue so much better last year.
Contact Person Sue Ruzicka   509-522-1137 or 509-520-6302   r4ranch2@gmail.com
   
Wagon Wheeler Summer Series, June 3, June 17, and August 12, 2017

Please notice that June 3 and June 17 races begin at 11 a.m. August 12 begins at 10 a.m. Therefore, time only's begin at 8:30 a.m. on June 3 & June 17 and at 7:30 a.m. on August 12.

Arena Don Johnson Arena
Arena Address 380 Hussey Rd, Walla Walla, WA 99362
Producer Sue Ruzicka
Prime Approval BRN4D
Co-Sanction NBHA
Race Time June 3 and June 17 will begin at 11 a.m. August 12 will begin at 10 a.m.
Time Only's June 3 and June 17 will begin at 8:30 am to 10:30 am $4 each or 3 for $10. August 12 time only's begin at 7:30 a.m. and end at 9 a.m.
Signups 8:00 am to 10:00 am No phone in entries please.
Dress Code No
Option 1/2
Open $500 added $45 fees (BRN4D Double Points)
Senior $20 fees, no added
Youth $20 fees, no added
Novice $20 fees, no added
Pee Wee $10 fees, no added
Add'l Race 1 VGBRA Point Race, $10
Futurity $25 fees, no added
Derby $25 fees, no added
Notes There will be a $10 office charge per person. No office fee for Pee Wee's. A $10 late fee will apply for all entries after 10:00 am. NO Open entries taken after the Open race starts. Concessions on grounds.
Contact Person Sue Ruzicka or Gary Aichele   509-520-6302 or 509-386-4779   r4ranch2@gmail.com
   
Featherlite Appreciation Races, July 22 & 23, 2017
Arena Don Johnson Arena
Arena Address 380 Hussey Rd, Walla Walla, WA 99362
Producer Sue Ruzicka
Prime Approval BRN4D
Co-Sanction NBHA WPRA
Race Time 11 a.m.
Time Only's 8:00 am to 10:30 am $4 each or 3 for $10
Signups 8:00 am to 10:00 am No phone in entries please. No open entries after the open starts.
Dress Code No
Option 5D Format
Open $1000 added $60 fees each day (BRN4D Triple Points)
Senior $20 fees, no added
Youth $20 fees, no added
Novice $20 fees, no added
Pee Wee $10 fees, no added
Add'l Race 1 VGBRA member Point Race $10
Futurity $25 fees, no added
Derby $25 fees, no added`
Awards Fast time Award to the person pulling a Featherlite trailer.
Notes There will be a $10 office charge per person per day. No office for Pee Wees. A $10 late fee will apply for all entrys after 10:00 am. NO Open entrys taken after the Open race starts. Dry camping available, no power, no stalls, no charge! Ok to set up pens. Concessions available, free hot dogs and pop. Door prizes and Awards!
Contact Person Sue Ruzicka or Gary Aichele   509-520-6302 or 509-386-4779   r4ranch2@gmail.com