Montana horseman Randy Rieman believes proper preparation builds a foundation for a calmer, quieter and more capable rope horse. Here, Rieman shares seven exercises to help you prime your roping prospect before embarking on the real deal.
Take pressure off yourself and your horses by embracing a slow training process.
World champion tie-down roper Marcos Costa takes a break from physical therapy after his fifth knee surgery to share what motivates him to come back better than ever.
Don’t forget these essentials before trekking into the backcountry.
Using horses and helicopters, Brent Charlesworth and his family ship more than 7,000 head of cattle each fall from their ranch in Marathon, Texas.
Lance Chism, Carroll Jack Lewis, and Randy Moore are young cowboys with dreams of someday becoming top hands. They live on ranches in the Texas panhandle with plenty of opportunity to make their dreams come true.
Historically, we value the stories handed down by the Viejo, the old ones, in the West. It would seem only fitting then, to also value those who have served within those stories. Those skilled, aged horses that served the cowboys and stockmen so willingly, so skillfully, for so many years.
An endless variety of styles exist in the cowboy hat market. Select one to fit your personality and function with tips from today’s Western leaders, role models and professionals.