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The rise to the top is never a simple one. As a 3x WPRA World Champion, Hailey Kinsel has experienced her fair share of success, hardships and heartbreak. So, now that she’s lived it, what would she tell her 7-year-old self?

Watch Team Cavender’s Pro Rodeo Athlete Hailey Kinsel’s exclusive video with Cavender’s below:

Team Cavender’s is the Nation’s premier rodeo team consisting of the top professional and youth rodeo athletes. These athletes not only wear Cavender’s products both on and off the dirt, but they also believe in the same western ideals that Cavender’s does, while displaying a high level of character and morale.

Hailing from Cotulla, Texas, Hailey Kinsel is a 3x WPRA World Champion Barrel Racer. No matter at what level she’s competed, Kinsel has found success including winning a Texas High School State title and National Collegiate Finals Rodeo title. Among her extensive resume are wins at RFD-TV’s The American, Calgary Stampede, Days of ’47 Cowboy Games and Rodeo and Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo, just to name a few. She also holds arena records at the Thomas & Mack, San Antonio and Dodge City as well as holding the unofficial fastest time ever in a standard pattern at a WPRA Rodeo.