“Flank Straps to Rhinestones” – Micah Barnes on Breaking the Barrier

May 14th, 2024

Competitor, coach, and contractor are just a few hats third-generation cowgirl Micah Barnes wears. From qualifying for the American in the breakaway roping, to serving as an assistant coach for the storied Cal Poly rodeo team, to carrying on her family’s legacy through Barnes PRCA Rodeo, Micah Barnes has truly been in every corner of the arena. She is a tireless advocate for rodeo, even serving as Miss Rodeo Iowa 2023.

Learn more about the cowgirl who can go from flanking bucking horses to competing at Miss Rodeo America without batting an eye in this episode of Breaking the Barrier, hosted by Rebel Sjeklocha.