Mt Hope, OH – July, 2019 – The West Coast Barrel Racing Association (WCBRA) and Troxel Helmets have partnered to sweeten the Helmet Side Pot at the 2019 WCBRA Finals which is held September 1-3 in King City, California.
The $200 per round added money Troxel Helmet Side Pot is open to all competitors at the WCBRA Finals who are wearing an ASTM/SEI certified equestrian helmet. Over $6,500 was awarded at the first-ever WCBRA Finals Helmet Side Pot in 2018. In addition to the 80% payout in the 5D format, Troxel is awarding a $100 Helmet Certificate to each round winner and average winner. The Helmet Side Pot gives riders the chance to win substantial added money, all for making the decision to protect themselves by wearing a helmet.
“We are excited about this new partnership. We like to stay creative and innovative and we are proud to align the WCBRA with Troxel to bring our membership this unique, fun, encouraging and awareness-building side pot,” said Bailey Nahrgang, WCBRA – Owner.
“We couldn’t be more thrilled to work with WCBRA again this year and become the title sponsor of their Helmet Side Pot during their huge finals event. Offering incentives and awards to riders for competing in a helmet is an amazing opportunity for barrel racers and we couldn’t be more thrilled to be a part of it!,” stated Troxel Brand Manager Jenny Beverage. “Being part of the helmet movement in Barrel Racing and creating helmets racers feel proud to wear is an important mission at Troxel. We commend WCBRA for being forward-thinking and embracing rider safety by offering a lucrative Helmet Side Pot at their finals event.”
The WCBRA Finals is one of the top-ranked divisional Barrel Race Finals in the world. The number of entries, added money and total payout has elevated the WCBRA amongst the ranks of many historic and prestigious events. The WCBRA has the highest added money of all divisional shows by over $100,000! The WCBRA is experiencing record-breaking growth again in 2019. Learn more about the WCBRA and the WCBRA Finals at www.westcoastbarrelracing.com.##########
The West Coast Barrel Racing Association is represented in California, Arizona, and Nevada with the help of more than 60 individual producers hosting more than 400 WCBRA prime-sanctioned events. The WCBRA’s mission is to work for the benefit of barrel racers of all ages and skill levels as well as participating West Coast producers. For more information, visit westcoastbarrelracing.com.