2023 Montana Pro Rodeo Circuit Finalist Shelby Meged

Which horse(s) are you taking to the finals?
No Wimpy Turns "Onna"

What is unique about their personality and what are their strengths? How tall are they and what is their weight (thought it would be fun to compare)? Onna is about 1200LB. She's a big teddy bear, her strength is scoring.

When did you start competing in breakaway? When I was 12

How long have you been a WPRA member? 4 years

Do you raise your own horses? Or do you purchase? Are you looking for specific bloodlines? We do both raise and train ones we have bought. We don’t ride papers, we stay open-minded to everything.

What are your conditioning and workout routines for both you and your horse(s)? I just like to trot/lope for 20 minutes a day.

When you're headed to the rodeo what do you listen to: inspirational podcasts, music, audio books? I like to watch movies

Do you have favorite spots to stop at while on the road? Black Iron in Miles City is my all time favorite stop

Who do you travel with (including pets or companion horses) and in what kind of rig? No companions for me, just traveling partners.

What are your favorite memories/highlights and obstacles you faced getting to the 2023 circuit finals? Winning Caldwell with Haven was a highlight

What or who are you thankful for? My friends and family, my horses, and my husband

What are your hobbies or other sports you compete in?
Just rope and train horses

The Run Down
Rope: Striker 9.5
Saddle: Beach
Pad: Classic Equine
Leg Gear: Iconoclast
Bits: Perfect bit
Feed and Supplements (in addition to what, how much you feed daily): Unbeetable feeds, Vitalize
Crown Royal
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