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San Benito Lifestyle

International equestrian event trots into the county this weekend

Vaulters from around the world competing at Gilroy Gaits facility through Sunday

Sydney Fischer competes in the junior barrel racing during the 83rd Annual San Benito County Saddle Horse Show and Rodeo. Photo by Sean Roney.


San Benito Rodeo Wraps up 83rd Year

Historic event remains local and provides entertainment with an educational angle

Roping and other ranch-type activities are held during extreme cowboy race.

Sports & Recreation

Cowboy race goes to the extreme

Worldwide Extreme Cowboy Race comes to Panoche Valley

Eighty percent of the competitors in gymkhana are women.


Gymkhana, racing to beat the clock

Gymkhana is an equestrian event that is all about speed. Bolado Park is hosting the championship finals this week

Horseman Buck Brannaman   photo: Bob Reid


Noted Horseman Buck Brannaman Conducts Local Clinic

Clinician leads 70 riders in colt starting, and two horsemanship classes as auditors come from near and far