Meet the March Riding Mule Sale Competitive Trail JUDGES

Bobbi Jo Chambers

Bobbi Jo Chambers is from Cottonwood Idaho. Growing up in the Pacific Northwest she was part of 4 - H, open shows and eventually with professional trainers all her young life. Bobbi rode Arabians, Morgans and Quarter Horses from Western to both Huntseat and Saddleseat equitation. In the off season she was in the backcountry with her family and there own personal mules. At 17 she competed with American Saddlebred Horses in Saddleseat Equitation winning the Santa Barbra Nationals and taking 6th in Lousiville Kentucky at the World Championships. As a young adult she let go of horses and started using only mules. From Team Penning, Competive Trail Riding, to winning Reserve World Western Performance Mule (2003) and Reserve World Gymkanna mule (2009) at Bishop mule days she is well versed with the many different disciplines mules can do. Bobbi met her husband Barney Chambers of Coyote Mule Company many years ago and now shares a life of longears everyday. Together they buy and sell mules all over the US and Canada working hard to match up the right mule with the right person, taking the time to instruct and help those people enjoy their mules. To keep life on its toes, she now is driving a 8 up hitch of Belguim mules on the west coast, proudly purchased from Reese Brothers.


Karolynn Marsan

This young lady grew up in Northern Idaho. She was accomplished in 4-H as a participant and leader in many programs. Along with 4H she was involved with driving and grooming for many draft horse and mule large hitches in the area. She has a Bachelor of Science in Animal Science with a focus on Beef Cattle Management and Ruminant Nutrition from the University of Idaho, and is now the Supervisor of the Large Animal Unit at the WSU Veterinary Hospital in Pullman. Karolynn in her spare time, works and rides for Bobbi and Barney of Coyote Mule Company. Yes, she is smarter than all of us put together!!!