Taylor Jacob - Carmine, TX
Name: Taylor Jacob
Hometown: Carmine, TX
RFD-TV's THE AMERICAN, presented by Polaris RANGER Semi-Finals Athlete Event: Barrel Racing
Two-time WNFR qualifier and 2X RFD-TV’s The American, presented by Polaris RANGER competitor, Taylor Jacob, had her most successful year in 2013 when she won four out of seven rounds in the 2013 WNFR, set a world record in the sixth round, and was crowned Rookie of the Year. The Texas native also qualified for the WNFR this year and stole seventh place for both Average and World Standings.
After missing championships in 2014 and taking some time off, Jacob was back on fire this season landing her qualification to RFD-TV’s The American Rodeo. Following Jacob’s big wins this season in Strathmore Alberta and Ponoka, she also competed in the Canadian National Finals Rodeo. Jacob has a strong support system in her family—including her mother who goes with Taylor to all of her competitions.