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    5 Lies People Need To Stop Telling About Team Ropers

    People seem to have a lot of negative things to say about team ropers.  You know, it’s just something that I can’t wrap my head around because I know for a fact that we are all perfect!  Studies have shown that team ropers are actually the most interesting people on the planet…seriously, Google it…it’s worth […]

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    14 Things Every Team Roper Can’t Live Without

    If you’re going to be a team roper, you need to understand that it is a huge investment.  As I am sitting here gazing into my tackroom and around my property, I see what looks like a lot of clutter to the untrained eye, but the fact is that all that clutter is the tools necessary […]

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    When Snakes Attack!

    It’s that time of year again.  Snakes are coming out of their dens and searching for that first meal of the spring.  It is only March here in Texas and I have already seen over a dozen snakes on my place. I grew up in rattlesnake country.  Our home ranch was nestled way up in […]

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    Things Team Ropers Say

    So, you wanna be a team roper?  You have gone out and bought the boots, hat, and horse.  You have yourself a truck and trailer.  You’ve got a rope bag full of ropes, rubber on your saddle horn and you are ready to snap some necks and cash some checks!  But before you ride into […]

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    The Art Of Grooming

    It’s that time of year again.  Spring is upon us and our horses are transitioning like caterpillars into butterflies…from wooly mammoths into the sleek, beautiful steeds such as those that we see on the pages of calendars. I would be lying if I told you that this is my favorite time of year.  Don’t get […]

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    7 Tips For Improving Consistency

    Part of my job at Roping.com is to know what is holding ropers back from winning more.  When asked, every roper answers the same: CONSISTENTCY!  So, how do you become a more consistent roper?  Here are 7 tips… #1: Find Good Partners I can’t tell you how many times I’ve been told, “It’s not me…it’s […]

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    Top 10 Things To Do In Vegas During The NFR

    Every year, over 175,000 people journey to Las Vegas to witness the Super Bowl of the rodeo world, the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo.  Anyone who has ever been to Sin City knows that there is an unlimited number of things to do and it can be overwhelming!  I set out to discover the top 10 […]

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    Cowboy Santa: 10 Gifts for the Team Roper in Your Life

    With Christmas fast approaching, you may be wondering what to get that special team roper in your life.  Let’s face it, team ropers are picky and usually they are expensive to shop for…if they haven’t already bought it for themselves, it’s probably too expensive!  Here are some fun holiday gift ideas from the Cowboy Santa! […]

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    The ERA World Championships: An Insider’s Prospective

    Where have all the cowboys gone?  As we prepare for the 2016 NFR, a lot of people are looking at the list of this year’s qualifiers and wondering what happened to their favorites.  It has been a wild and wooly ride for professional cowboys this year.  The Elite Rodeo Athletes was formed and promised those […]

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    Team Roper Etiquette Ten Commandments

    I hauled out to a lower numbered roping this weekend.  I love these ropings because I think it is fun to watch people of all levels compete, and in all honesty, it reminds me why my job here at Roping.com is so important!  However, there are a lot of times that I go to these […]