Amberley Snyder

BIO

HOMETOWN: Elk Ridge, UT

DATE OF BIRTH: 1/29/1991

EVENT: Barrel Racing

BACKGROUND: Second oldest in a family of 6 children; Paralyzed in a rollover car accident on January 10, 2010; Hooks herself into her saddle with a seatbelt and other straps in order to run barrels and breakaway rope; Studying Agricultural Education and School Counseling; Does motivational speaking in her free time

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

  • Voted 2015 RFD-TV's American Rodeo Fan Exemption 
  • 2014 3rd in the Intermountian Pro Rodeo Association Barrel Racing Average
  • Currently competes in college rodeos ending 2014 in 9th for the Rocky Mountain Region and 2015 in the top 10
  • 2014 Horse of the Year for the Rocky Mountian Region for the NIRA
  • 2009 National High School Finals Rodeo Qualifier
  • 2009 National Little Britches Finals Barrel Racing Champion and World All-Around titles as well as finishing in the top 6 in Pole Bending, and Goat Tying