"Cowgirl Magazine" - Professional Barrel Racers
"Cowgirl Magazine" - Professional Barrel Racers
Top barrel racers Shelley Murphy, Kali Jo Parker, and Ashley Schafer offer advice to young cowgirls who want to be competitive in the rodeo world.

The best horse riders are the ones who are constantly seeking to learn more. Don’t miss your opportunity to hear advice from barrel racing professionals Shelley Murphy, Kali Jo Parker, and Ashley Schafer. Listen to their words of wisdom if you want faster times and cleaner rides.

Shelley Murphy is a NFR barrel racer and professional horse trainer. She has earned over $300,000. Murphy is also an eight time WPRA World Finals Qualifier and seven time Northern Women’s Rodeo Association Finals Qualifier. She operates 5|M Performance Horses in Montana.

Kali Jo Parker has been riding since she was about three years old. She’s had great success in barrel racing with her horse Tuneful.

At Schafer Performance Horses, Ashley Schafer works on building strong foundations with her barrel racing horses. She’s a professional rider and trainer that has quite the reputation.

Without further ado, check out this informative Q&A:

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