RULES AND PENALTIES
While it looks chaotic, a heat at the GMC Rangeland Derby is a precisely choreographed team effort. At the centre of the excitement are teams of thoroughbred horses, poised to explode into action at the sound of the horn. Horses, drivers, and outriders must be tightly coordinated to avoid penalties and earn a spot in the $150,000 final heat on Day 10.
Here are the infractions the judges look for: