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Local barrel racing club wraps up the 2019 season

 

December 12, 2019

Bill Lawless

Adelle Smith and her horse, Hot Socksy Babe. The little mare has some Waitsburg history herself; her maternal grandmother, Waitsburg Babe, was raised by Shanty Zuger and raced on the local tracks.

WALLA WALLA-The Walla Walla Valley is no stranger to talent, and the Valley Girls Barrel Racing Association is no exception. Many of the members that make up the heart of the group are from our little communities. The annual Awards Banquet highlighted the members and their horses that excelled throughout the 2019 season.

For those who aren't familiar with the club, the Valley Girls Barrel Racing Association (VGBRA) first gained traction in 1961, when the President of the Washington Barrel Racing Association visited Walla Walla and met with local young women who were interested in the sport...



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