Incorporate cattle into exercises like Cheyenne Wimberley’s circle drill to sharpen your barrel horse’s responses on and off the pattern.
Horse and rider fitness are crucial to achieving a winning performance.Three champion barrel racers shared their diet, fitness and conditioning techniques.
Packing your horse trailer for a weekend away doesn’t have to be stressful with tips from three road warriors.
Dona Kay Rule runs barrels for the love of a good horse. But it hasn’t been an easy ride. Today, she is fulfilling her dreams and counting her blessings.
COVID-19 has complicated the work-barrel racing balance for Emily Miller, but her secret is passion for what she does in the office and in the arena.
Equi-Stat’s Lifetime Leading Owners Brittany and Garrett Tonozzi built their program based on a goal of owning the top horses in the game.
Professional barrel horse trainer Ashley Schafer offers feedback on reader-submitted barrel runs. This month, she offers tips for Summer on how to accomplish smooth, forward motion around a barrel, soft lateral and vertical flexion and how to achieve speed without kicking.
The 13-time National Finals Rodeo qualifier Lisa Lockhart discusses the basic fundamentals necessary for a beginner rider to start barrel racing. “I believe the better horseman you are,…