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Southwest Horseman’s Youth Rodeo Association

Southwest Horseman’s Youth Rodeo Association
Welcome to the 2018 SHYRA Gymkhanas! 
Southwest Horseman’s Arena in Silver City.
Dates: April 20-21
            May 4-5
            May 18-19
            Make-up dates  May 26
Friday nights, leadline beginning at 5:30pm.
Saturday mornings, leadline at 9:00am.
Membership fee: $50/contestant, $30/additional siblings
Event fee: $5
Stock charge: $5
Leadline entry fee: $15
Entries can be text to Brandon at 575-590-0129 (be sure to get a reply) or emailed to (email preferred.)
Entries need to be emailed or called in by 4:00 pm on Thursday before gymkhana or a $25 late fee will be added.
Age Groups: Leadline (0-6), 6 and under, 7-9, 10-13, 14-18
Speed Events:
Roping Events:
7-9 Age Group:
Calf breakaway
Steer Breakaway
Step Down
10-13 Age group:
Calf Breakaway
Double Mugging
Steer Stop
14-18 Age Group:
Calf Breakaway
Ribbon Roping
Tie Down Calf Roping
2018 Rule Changes:
All 6 Rodeos will count for year end points. SHA Gymkhana Rules 2018(Must attend 4 Rodeos to qualify.)
Dress Code will be enforced, be sure to wear western, button-down shirt; cowboy hat or no hat; boots.
Year-end saddles will be given based on number of contestants in age group. (4 contestants for 1 saddle; 3 boys/3 girls for 2 saddles.  All saddles based on sponsorship money.)
Fund Raisers:
April 20: Open Barrel race following rodeo. ($30 entry fee, 50% pay back)
May 5: Open ribbon roping. ($30 entry fee, 50% pay back)
May 19: Dad Barrel Race. ($10 entry fee, 50% pay back.)
(We are not having any other fund raisers, we ask for parent participation.)
2018 SHA flyer (can be posted at local businesses)
Sponsorship form (if you know a possible sponsor, please hand out a form.)
Any sponsorship’s can be mailed to:
Brandon Biebelle
50 Oliver Ranch Rd. 
San Lorenzo, NM 88041
(100% of sponsorship’s will go to awards.)
If you have any questions, please call or email.
President:  Brandon Biebelle
Vice President: Cody Davenport
2nd Vice President: Monte Topmilller
We are excited for a great year! Hope you all join us!