THE 2017 BUCKING HORSE SALE WILD HORSE RACES WILL BE BIGGER AND BETTER THAN EVER!
friday, MAY 19TH - SUnday, MAY 21st
$3,000 ADDED PURSE
Purse Sponsorted by the Miles City Tourism Business Improvement District and the MCBHS Board of Govenors.
Casper Schaffer Finals Championship Buckles Sponsored by First Interstate Bank.
The Wild Horse Race Field will be 16 teams.
- Each team consists of three contestants.
- There will be two races on both Friday and Saturday.
- Every team is guaranteed two-head, therefore, each team will compete both days. There will be section at the beginning and the end of the day.
- The top eight teams will advance to the short-go on Sunday.
A Wild Horse Race go-round consists of 16 teams split into two 8 team sections, which have to saddle and ride around the race track and back to the arena.
The teams that advance to Sunday's finals will be decided by the teams that have the best time on two head. If neccessary, the teams with the fastest time on one-head will advance until 8 teams qualify. All decisions regarding the finals lineup with be at the discretion of the judges.
The payout is based on the number of teams entered. Based on 16 teams, the payout will be approx. as follows:
Each go-round will have $750 added and will pay $2,250 with 1st recieving $900, 2nd $675, 3rd $450, and 4th $225. If there are not 4 qualified teams, the team(s) that crossed the finish line will split the remaining monies according to their placing.
The 8-team finals will have $1,500 added and will pay $3,300 with 1st recieving $1,650 plus the Casper Schaffer Memorial Silver Dollar Buckles donated by First Interstate Bank. 2nd Place recieves $990 and 3rd gets $660. All payouts subject to change.
Entries Open May 1st and you can enter by visiting the Contestant Registration page or by calling Lavetta Weeding at 406-557-2313.
Entry Fees are $300/team. There is a total of $3,000 added purse money.