By Carla Bass
The Jefferson Livestock Association will kick off their 2017 Buckle Series starting July 29, 2017 at the JLA Arena located at 18362 State Hwy 49 East, Jeff erson, TX, with events including leadline, poles, and barrels.
Dates scheduled include their opener on July 29, and will follow with August 19, September 16, October 28, November 18, and end with the December 2 competition. Events in Leadline (assisted) for ages 9 and under, with other events for ages 9 and under unassisted, 10-14 years, 15-25 years, and 26 and older.
Events include 3D Poles, 4D Barrels, with an added Mystery Event. Some groups may be combined based on the attendance for the first show.
Exhibitions will be held from 6-7 p.m. at $4 each or 3 for $10. Playday fees (per show) are $15 with an added $5 for non-JLA members. Riders must attend 4 of the 6 shows to qualify for Hipoint Buckles and Awards for Playday or “D” events. There will be participation awards for Leadline Riders as there will be no point accrual.
Books open at 5:45 p.m., with the show starting at 7:00 p.m.
For more information contact Susan Childers at 903-471-1120 or Mandy Moore at 903-930-3417.
One can also keep up with events on the Jefferson Livestock Association’s Facebook page.
Remember that no livestock will allowed on the premises without a current NEGATIVE Coggins Test in hand.
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