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    Team Roping Mental Game: Learning To Win

    I was talking with a wise cowboy behind the boxes one day, and as we watched a run unfold he said, “That guy has a lot of talent, he just hasn’t figured out how to win yet.” I nodded my head like I knew what he was talking about, but I didn’t have a clue. […]

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    Don’t Add Fuel To The Activist Fire

    As ropers and rodeo athletes, we are readily aware that animal rights activist groups like PETA and The Humane Society of The United States (HSUS) are not fans of our sport. You may have seen a protest on your way into the rodeo grounds, or if you’re like me, had an activist tell you that […]

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    Common Feeding Mistakes We All Make (And We Know Better!)

    Proper nutrition for our rope horses is one of the most important factors in keeping our horses looking and feeling great. As horse owners we tend to get so wrapped up in perfecting our horse’s diets that we let these 5 basics fall to the wayside. Mistake #1: Not making forage a priority Forages (pasture […]

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    Stock Contractors: The Unsung Heroes

    You see them at every roping or rodeo you go to. They’re pretty easy to pick out. They are the guy or gal with their jeans covered in mud and muck, shirt half untucked, pen in their mouth, sorting stick in one hand, draw sheet in the other. They are running back and forth from […]

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    Advice For The Beginner Roper

    So, you want to learn to team rope, but getting into this sport seems pretty intimidating. Maybe you have been riding for years or this is going to be a whole new adventure for you. As you start your journey into the roping world, here are a few things to keep in mind. First things […]

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    5 Ways To Keep Your Practice Cattle Working For You

    When we make the decision to buy or raise a pen of practice cattle we are looking at a pretty steep investment. Not only are we talking the initial cost of the cattle, but the fencing maintenance, feed, and general upkeep on 15 to 20 plus steers isn’t cheap by any means. With that being […]