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Island barrel racing returns to Coombs

Bridget Irwin and her horse Doyle go hard around the final barrel during Saturday’s IBR action in Coombs. - James Clarke
Bridget Irwin and her horse Doyle go hard around the final barrel during Saturday’s IBR action in Coombs.
— image credit: James Clarke

Riders from up and down the Island took to the Coombs Rodeo Grounds on Saturday for the second stop of Island Barrel Racing’s summer series.

Local rider Donna Jagr was back in the mix. Amanda McCallam and her horse Coy went into the day as the series points leader, and IBR founder Charla Nikkels turned in the fastest run of the day.

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