Fallon Taylor is a model, actress, and a barrel racer! She was born in 1982 on July 18, in Tampa, Florida. She was homeschooled so she could work on her rodeos and barrel racing. In 1990 she was inducted into the Women’s Pro Rodeo Association and made it to the NFR only at the age of 13. At 17, she left horses to become a model. She was a model for 15 years until she realized her heart still belongs to her horses and her Texas home.
Fallon had a bad accident in 2009. She was riding a big 16.3 gelding when he slipped and went into a bucking fit. She said, “All Western on me.” She said, “I picked a spot to get off, and tried to throw myself out of the saddle-terrible idea.” Fallon Taylor hit her head HARD on the ground. She fractured her skull in four places, when she was trying to get off the horse had kicked her sending her 12 feet in the air. Her eye socket was fractured and she broke her C-2 vertebrae. Fallon was paralyzed for three days and took her 2 years to recover. After a long time of overcoming her fear of riding, she has managed to become one of the best barrel racers in the world. Fallon Taylor also is the known barrel racer for having a helmet. You can never be too safe! #fallontaylor #nfr #wpra #barrelracing #accident #barrel #racer #racing #barrelracer