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Amberley Snyder is a motivational speaker and the first and only barrel racer in the US that is paralyzed. On January 10th, 2010 Amberley was on her way to the Denver Stock Show and Rodeo. As she was passing through Sinclair, WY she took a look down at her map. After only seconds she looked up and realized she had faded into the other lane, headed towards a metal beam. In an effort to get back in her lane, Amberley overcorrected. Her truck slid off the road and rolled and she was ejected from the vehicle. She was slammed into a fence post that broke her back and immediately she lost feeling in her legs. In episode 110 we dive deep into Amberley's journey back in the saddle and how she made it back to professional barrel racing.
Below are other topics of discussion we touch on in this interview:The ultimatum Amberley gave her dad when they moved to Utah that lead to her barrel racing career.Background on the s