Three of five rounds for barrel racing are won by Hailey Kinsel from Cotulla, Texas. She is halfway through her 2020 WNFR, earning $109,423.08 to date. During Round 5 she broke the 17-second mark clocking a 16.92 run. Kinsel leads the Top Gun standings ahead of other contestants. The RAM Top Gun Award goes to the one contestant who wins the most money in any single event at the Wrangler NFR. The 2020 award winner takes home a $25,000 voucher toward the purchase of a vehicle.
Kinsel is the reigning 2x World Champion Barrel Racer. She won Iowa’s Championship Rodeo in Sidney earlier this year. In just five years she has won over $1 million dollars in career earnings.