The Money Barrel is barrel racing’s most beloved podcast and host Kayla Jones has been bringing “the good, the bad and the ugly,” of barrel racing since for the past two years.
Although Season 2 Episode 14 with Ivy Saebens—released in December 2021— is the most popular episode since The Money Barrel kicked off two years ago, in 2022 the following five episodes were played 29,674 times together by fans of barrel racing and the podcast.
No. 1- Season 2, Episode 17: Jordon Briggs
The 2021 world champion breaks down her rollercoaster return to the rodeo scene on this episode, which fans listened to nearly 7,000 times in 2022.
No. 2- Season 2, Episode 21: Karma Loftin
Fans love Kassie Mowry. They also loved hearing the story of Epic Leader and the foals that Karma Loftin has raised with the help of Kassie Mowry. Loftin hit the $1 million mark as a breeder in 2021 and shares her insights on this popular The Money Barrel Episode.
No. 3- Season 2, Episode 23: Kylie Weast
Kylie Weast is a threat in the rodeo arena or futurity pen. Weast has made a victory lap inside the Thomas & Mack at the National Finals Rodeo and added many other accomplishments to her resume. She discusses balancing wife nad mom duties with barrel racing and fans loved her tips on getting mentally ready to compete in this episode.
No. 4- Season 2, Episode 18: Andrea Busby
Andrea Busby is at the head of Busby Quarter Horses. With industry-changing stallions like Blazin JetOLena under their roof and foals like Jordon Briggs‘ Famous Lil Jet coming out of their program, Busby Quarter Horses has made its mark on the barrel racing community. Andrea herself is a top rodeo competitor and shares the story of how Busby Quarter horses started, plus its highs and lows.
No. 5- Season 2, Episode 22: Danny Ray of Victory Farms
Victory Farms is undoubtedly one of the most well-known breeding programs in the country, and Danny Ray has a personality as unique as the program he built. Fans loved Ray’s honesty and sense of humor in this episode. Ray tells of his purchase of On The Money Red and the stories behind the horses of the past 25 years in this barrel racing podcast episode that fans listened to nearly 6,000 times in 2022.