Roping Interview With Jackie Crawford
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Roping Interview With Jackie Crawford

Making History As Women’s History Month comes to an end, I thought it would be fitting to round out the month by reminding you that an amazing group of women made history this month by competing in the very first year of Breakaway Roping at RFD TV’s The American in the first year. While I

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On the Floor of the American
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On the Arena Floor at the American

When I first got to AT&T Stadium, I found the tucked away media entrance and had my bag searched. I looked around and was so excited to see such a massive place being filled with true rodeo fans and competitors. I joined the group of press and media contributors in the elevator. We were then

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New Year, New Faces!

Happy New Year everyone! I want to tell you a quick story about the first time I stayed up to watch the new year roll in! I was probably 10 or so. Living a good way out of town, my parents and I rarely went anywhere for New Year’s Eve. But Dad wanted to make

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DO’s and DON’Ts of Buying a Rope Horse

I have sold quite a few rope horses in my time. I have bought quite a few also. It used to be that you would go to jackpot and tell someone that you were looking for a new main mount and word would pass through the roping community like wildfire. But now we live in the

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DO’s and DON’Ts of Selling Your Rope Horse On Facebook

2018. A year where you can buy, sell, or trade just about anything on Facebook. It used to be if you wanted to sell a horse, you told a friend, who told a friend, who told their brother’s cousin’s sister-in-law’s uncle. From there, a person would come try the horse and a handshake sealed the

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Behind The Box: 10 Memorable Moments from the 41st Annual BFI

I have always been a huge fan of the Bob Feist Invitational.  After all, it is the most prestigious team roping event ever created!  So, when Kami Peterson called me and asked if I could help with BFI Week, I jumped at the opportunity. Going behind the scenes of the 41st Annual BFI and BFI

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Dating A Team Roper: 101

We all want to find “the one”.  It’s ingrained in our brains at an early age that the ultimate goal in life is to find a partner, settle down, get married, and start a family.  It’s the whole white picket fence bit and once you hit 30, the pressure is on.  Whether you accept that

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When A Cowboy Earns His Wings

“Death is not the opposite of life, but a part of it.” -Haruki Murakami They say the only things certain in life are death and taxes.  We all know we are going to go at some point, we just don’t always know when or how. Last weekend, we were at a jackpot where a wonderful

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Teaching To Teach

“Teachers who love teaching teach students to love learning.” -Robert John Meehan Growing up, I was really lucky to have my dad as a team roping coach and teacher.  While at times he could be a little hard on me for making careless mistakes, he was always quick to praise the things that I was

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The Cowboy Way

It seems like the deeper that we dive into this millennial generation, the farther and farther away we get from the cowboy way.  It wasn’t long ago that “ma’am” and “sir” were common words in a cowboy’s vocabulary.  A young cowboy would nearly break his neck getting to the door before a young lady or

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