Different Turning Styles in Barrel Racing Professional barrel racer Shali Lord breaks down the basics of barrel racing and talks about different turning styles. By H&R Editors | September 14, 2020 | 1 minute read Watch now! Barrel horses have varying running and turning styles. Shali Lord explains the different styles and how riders should prepare to ride them. To watch click here. What did you think of this article? Submit Rating Thank you for your feedback!