The Kay Blandford Story on The Money Barrel

Get to know 12-time NFR barrel racer Kay Blandford on The Money Barrel.
Kay Blandford poses with her horse.
Kenneth Springer Photography

Kay Blandford’s career spans six decades of consistent winning, from riding racehorses in Mexico, to 12 trips to the National Finals Rodeo and countless 1D and futurity titles.

On this episode of The Money Barrel, Blandford discusses the horses in her career that have made the biggest impact. Names like The Key Grip and Talents Dark Angel are still known throughout the industry today, decades after their careers ended. Blandford is still as competitive as ever, and every horse that she rides down the alley is one to watch. Blandford discusses her approach to keep things simple, put her faith in God and her horse’s talent and let them shine.

Kay Blandford at the 1995 NFR.
Kay Blandford at the 1995 NFR.

This week’s episode is brought to you by Gold Buckle Horse Sale.

More about Gold Buckle Horse Sale

Gold Buckle Horse Sales is a company that specializes in selling high-quality horses for a variety of disciplines, including barrel racing.

From looks, demeanor, soundness, temperament and athleticism, there are a lot of factors that go into finding the right horse. Gold Buckle has come up with a process to take the guesswork out of the process. Each Gold Buckle Certified horse is photographed and videoed professionally as well as previewed and tested by a Gold Buckle Pro.  

Gold Buckle Horse Sales holds several auctions throughout the year where buyers can bid on horses that have been carefully selected and trained by the company’s team of experts. The auctions are held both in-person and online, and buyers from all over the world can participate. Learn more about Gold Buckle Horse Sales here.

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