Rules will be listed as proposed for the year of 2014. Each rule will be listed by the name of director or member proposing a new rule, or amendment/revision to an existing rule. Rules will be reviewed throughout the year with the BOD voting in November. Exceptions will be any rule the BOD deems neccesary to implement immediately in the best interest of CPRA.
After the November BOD meeting each rule will be listed as passed or failed. Members are encouraged to contact their event director with any input or proposals.
Rule proposals will be listed below as received. Please check back often.
Proposed by Barrett Dallmeyer & Robert Pixley:
“Maximum horn width of 28” from outside to outside at the widest point of steers horns”
Proposed by Beverly Weekly
Delete Bullfighters Requirements For Membership
Finals Rules #10
Judges for the Finals will be selected as follows:
Judges must be certified. Certification will be obtained by the same certification rules as defined in Judges and Judges
Methods Rules. Judges must be certified for one full year prior to being place of Finals voting ballot.
Proposed by Dawn Anderson
Barrel Racing Rules, STAKING (Rule #2
A standard pattern is 60 feet from the score line to the 1st barrel, 90 feet from the 1st to the 2nd barrel, 105 feet to the 3rd barrel.
However, pattern shuld be set to accommodate arena and arena conditions. If arena has no alleyway, the judges shold allow
ample stopping room from gate to electric eye. Barrels should be set a minimum of (or no closer than) 15 feet from the fence on the first 2 barrels, and a minimum of (or no closer than) 25 feet from the back fence. In the event an arena is wider that 150 feet
barrels should not exceed 100 feet across from 1st barrel to 2nd barrel. The distance between the 1st and 2nd barrels cannot exceed the distance from the first two barrels to the third. Barrels are to be positioned on the inside of the stakes. The timer should be staked no more than 60 feet from the alleyway.