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Spring Fundraiser Jackpot

2019 Fundraiser Jackpot Poster

Click the above link to get the details on our great fundraiser weekend happening Saturday and Sunday May long weekend!

Tack Swap and Shop!

Toonie Runs!

Buy back a chance for second run!

$1000 awarded for the aggregate Open for the 2 days.

Competitor Awards.

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Platinum Sponsors

Huge thank you to Rodeo Dawg and 3M Beef Supplies for joining us as Platinum Sponsors once again for our 2019 finals. Please support these great business throughout the year when you can!

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Sponsorship Thank You NAERIC

Thank you NAERIC for supporting the youth in the Manitoba Barrel Racing Association for the 2019 Finals. Your continued support of the future of our association is greatly appreciated.

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Canad Inns Room Block Information

A room block is reserved at the Canad ins for the 2019 MBRA Finals.
The dates are for check in October 3rd and check out October 6, 2019.
Rate for the rooms is $141 plus taxes/night.
When calling the front desk quote the group name “Manitoba Barrel Racing Association” or group number “393681” to reserve from this block of rooms.
Rooms will be held until September 2nd, 2019 4pm. After this date the room block rate will no longer be available.

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Reminder – when contacting the MBRA Office

Just a reminder to all members the MBRA executive appreciates and encourages inquiries / questions related to the operation of the association we ask that you remember that we work in these positions after hours and as such your calls or e-mails are returned in the evening or as soon as our schedule allows. Please be patient and we will make every effort to return calls or e-mails at a minimum within 48 hours.

We appreciate all our members and want to do our best to serve you.

Shannon Bowers

MBRA President

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MEMBERSHIP REMINDER!

JACKPOT SEASON IS APPROACHING FAST! YOU MUST HAVE A MEMBERSHIP OR PERMIT TO COMPETE!

Cut off to purchase a membership to compete at the 2019 MBRA finals is July 15th, 2019. This means completed form and payment to the office.

Memberships can be purchased by going to the membership tab on the website and clicking on the button on the right hand side of the page to proceed to on-line registration. Your membership is not complete until we have payment. Acceptable payment methods are e-transfer and cheque.  Once you receive a receipt or membership card from the office you are eligible to compete.

We ask all members to be considerate of the office and allow time for your membership to be processed. We do our best to accommodate but short-notice requests are not guaranteed. 

 

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MBRA Secretary / Treasurer Welcome Wanda Helmeczi

It is with great pleasure that I would like to announce that Wanda Helmeczi has accepted the position of Secretary / Treasurer for the association. Wanda brings a wealth of experience and I look forward to working with her through the 2019 season!

The office will transfer on February 10th to Wanda. Please continue to use the contact information on the website until than. Next week we will update the website with the new phone number.

Thank you to everyone who has had patience while I attempted double duty in the interim.

Shannon

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2019 Membership Reminder Buy Now

NOTICE:

IF YOU PLAN ON COMPETING THIS YEAR YOU MUST RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP! PLEASE REMEMBER TO PURCHASE YOUR MEMBERSHIP IN ADVANCE AND ALLOW THE OFFICE TIME TO PROCESS IT.

The membership form has changed this year it is now on-line. Please complete the form on-line do not send hard copies. Cheque or e-transfer will be accepted as payment options. A birth certificate is required for youth and peewee competitors and this can be uploaded with the on-line form.

Your membership is not complete without payment. Once payment is received the office will e-mail you a receipt to use as proof of membership until your membership card arrives in the mail.

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Directors Wanted!

We are looking for one more director to help out with the 2019 Season. If you are unable to make the director commitment we would appreciate anyone willing to volunteer to help us secure sponsorship or work at fundraiser jackpots or evening jackpots.

If you are interested in helping us out please contact Shannon Bowers at slsbowers12@gmail.com or call 204-871-4960.

Directors Notice

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2019 Important Season Dates

Mark your calendars!

• Deadline to purchase your membership to compete at the 2019 MBRA Finals is July 15, 2019. This means completed form, birth certificate for peewee or youth memberships and membership fees must be to the office.

Any memberships purchased after this date will be to compete at the 2020 MBRA Finals.

August 18th, 2019 is the last day to qualify for the 2019 MBRA Finals. Jackpot attendance requirement is as follows:
• 1 jackpot for PeeWee (no Manitoba soil requirement)
• 3 jackpots for Youth (1 jackpot is required on Manitoba soil)
• 3 jackpots for Select (1 jackpot is required on Manitoba soil)
• 5 jackpots for Open (2 jackpots are required on Manitoba soil)

August 30, 2019 entries close for 2019 Finals. Entry form will be available on-line and payment will be accepted by e transfer or cheque. If you are paying by cheque the cheque must be to the office by August 30, 2019. As well all copies of papers for side pots must be submitted. Excluding CBHI as entries for this will be taken check-in day of Finals.

• 2019 MBRA Finals
October 3rd – move in, arena time slots, registration closes at 9pm.
October 4th – Round 1 all divisions / AGM
October 5th – Round 2 all divisions / Pee Wee prizes awarded / Swap and Shop
October 6th – Short-Go / Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is / Awards

For any jackpots attended after August 18th to count towards 2020 you must purchase your membership by the Saturday night of Finals.

October 7th new membership year. You can no longer compete on your 2019 membership card a 2020 membership is required to attend any jackpots from this point forward.

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