2018 NBHA Youth & Teen World Championship: What to Expect

Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 2:15pm
Katelin Simonson
2018 NBHA Youth & Teen World Championship: What to Expect

The National Barrel Horse Association is hosting the 2018 NBHA Youth & Teen World Championship at The Georgia National Fairgrounds & Agricenter in Perry, Georgia this week (July 20th to July 28th), and RIDE TV GO has you covered! Only on RIDE TV GO can you watch our exclusive broadcasts, starting at 8 a.m. EST, from July 20th to July 27th and at 12 p.m. EST on the final day, July 28th!

Here’s what you can expect to see and do at this year’s NBHA Youth & Teen World Championship:

1. The Georgia National Fairgrounds & Agricenter
The event will be held at The Georgia Fairgrounds & Agricenter in Perry, GA. This facility is nearly 1,100 acres of beautiful scenery and has five arenas on the grounds.

PC: The Georgia National Fairgrounds & Agricenter

2. Young, Talented barrel racers from around the world
Many young barrel racers will be ready to show off their talent this week! At the 2017 NBHA Youth World Championship, Sabra Moore, a dedicated youth barrel racer, won both the 1st and 2nd Go and wowed spectators with a time of 14.96 seconds. Sabra is hoping to do the same at the 2018 event, as she prepares to compete! Check out Sabra and many other young contestants this week. Some are even traveling from other countries, like Australia, to participate. You’re in for some cute, but fierce, competition!

PC: Mark Burt YouTube

3. NBHA Youth Fishing Tournament
Get your fish on at the NBHA Youth fishing tournament! The tournament will be held at one of the fairground ponds and will be filled with fun for kids.

4. Tony Lama/Horsetown Cornhole Olympics
I know what you’re thinking… where can I show off my stellar cornhole talents at the NBHA Youth World Show? Well, look no further than the Horsetown booth! Show up and show out! Be sure to stop by the Tony Lama both to also snag yourself a fantastic pair of boots!

PC: Tony Lama

5. Vendors for Everyone’s Interests
From food to saddlery, there are vendors for everyone to enjoy! Whether you’re getting in line for some fresh, Georgia watermelon or to you and your horse fitted for a new saddle, you’ll find something to shop for at the 2018 NBHA Youth World Championship!

6. Supportive Spectators
There will be an estimated 65,000 competitors and spectators at the fairgrounds, all cheering, enjoying and supporting the 2018 event. The area and events are all family oriented, creating a great atmosphere for a family adventure.

Whether you’ll be watching from home on the couch or from the fairground stands, this event will be exciting! We here at RIDE TV can think of nothing cooler than youth and teen barrel racers showcasing their passion and talent. Don’t miss our exclusive coverage on RIDE TV GO this week, ending on the final day, Saturday, July 28th.

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