Barrel racers raise cash for charity

Dozens of riders compete at Cariboo Turn 'N Burn Barrel Racing event

  • Aug. 13, 2015 11:00 a.m.
Geneen Twerdochlib of Quesnel ran her horse “Dex” at the 2nd Annual Turn 'N Burn Barrel Racing event at the 100 Mile & District Outriders Club grounds

Geneen Twerdochlib of Quesnel ran her horse “Dex” at the 2nd Annual Turn 'N Burn Barrel Racing event at the 100 Mile & District Outriders Club grounds

The dirt was flying at the 100 Mile House & District Outriders Club grounds as dozens of riders and horses from around British Columbia raced in the 2nd Annual Cariboo Turn ‘N Burn Barrel Racing event on July 25-26.

The overall first place winners after two days of races were Sara Christmas of Gibsons in the open ladies category; Paige Buller of Williams Lake in the junior/youth category; and Hannah Cady of Pritchard in the peewee category.

A Men’s Calcutta Charity Race raised $875 for BC Children’s Hospital.