Rider enters the arena, cross the timer line waits at the far end of the arena.( At the barrel). Clock is armed Race Clock begins when timer light beam is broken the 1st time. Race ends when light beam is broken the 2nd time.
The rider runs across the time line holding a mail bag (saddle bag) and passes it off to the rider at the barrel. The second rider then runs across the time line.
Pattern may be approached from left or right side of barrel.
Riders may run through gate entering arena
Rider-Up(waiting to ride next) and Rider-on-Deck (waiting to ride second next)
PLEASE be ready & waiting in On-Deck Area.
Winner rides the correct pattern in the least amount of time.
There is a 5 second penalty for each barrel or pole knocked to the ground.
Disqualification: Break pattern or violate *basic LSC rules.