how did barrel racing start
The hardest thing about barrel racing is the ground.
No one really did found barrel racing. Women were getting together and thought of barrel racing. And now its world wide sport :)
The only way math could be involved in barrel racing is if you look at it using physics.
Practise and study about it. Try looking in the book Charmayne James on Barrel racing or barrel Racing 101
@ the Rodeo i go to if you win, you get close to $140 for fastest time
You may touch the barrel. If the barrel is knocked over, there is a time penalty.
Charmayne James won the most barrel racing world records.
They do not have strong hind-quarters and a horse for barrel racing needs them to be able to do fast turns.
The standard measurements for a barrel racing arena is 130' wide and 200 long.
Barrel Racing started in the late 1800s by women that wanted to compete against each other.