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Inspiration From the Top 15 – A Mini Course on Barrel Racing Resolutions

by Kathleen Rossi of Integrated Equine The cloverleaf pattern is fair, and so is the clock, but life is not. Watching the barrel racers at the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo lends eyes to a lot of observations. Let’s appreciate and be inspired by where the top 15 came from, where they’re at and where they’re...

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The Low Down on Tie Downs and other Training Aids for Barrel Racing

by Kathleen Rossi of Integrated Equine Two Truths and a Lie Do you remember this game from grade school? Find the false statement below as they relate to horsemanship: 1. Horses respond to pressure and release. 2. Tack makes horses to listen to us. 3. Slow and right beats fast and wrong. Did you find...

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Form, BIT and Function – How to Choose and Use the Right Headgear for Your Barrel Horse

As I was getting warmed up to post this week’s video, I was glad to come across some timeless barrel racing wisdom from Ed Wright. Recently I witnessed and was especially impressed by one of his students as she won the All American Finals in Waco, TX, and again it confirmed that while competition continues...

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How to Build a Barrel Horse Habitat that Supports Physical & Mental Health

by Kathleen Rossi of Integrated Equine At the end of the day, if we could ask every barrel racer what they wanted, we’d find they would all respond with the same answer: A healthy horse and compliant competitor! If we dove even deeper into the question, we would find each barrel racer has gone to...

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The Art and Science of Barrel Horse Training – Effective Techniques, Simplified and Defined

Would you like to be a better barrel horse trainer? Would you believe many of the same techniques used with horses are also used with dogs, and most other animals? Of course a few differences and exceptions apply based on the species and individuals we’re working with, but barrel horse training doesn’t have to be...

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Going PRO – A Rookie Year (and a Half) in Review

The Pro Membership here at BarrelRacingTips.com made it’s debut in October of 2014. Today’s post is a celebratory look back at an amazing year (*and a half)! Honoring the commitment to bringing you the very best content meant I didn’t take on any new creative projects in 2015. The Pro Membership however, is now coming […]

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Release, Stretch, Relax, Repeat! Four Steps to Maximize Strength, Lengthen Stride & Increase SPEED

I have to admit in years past my pre and post-ride support routine was pretty minimal. If I had time or was feeling inspired I would sometimes stretch before a run and would try to cold hose or apply ice boots on after hard, strenuous work. I also tried to spend adequate time slowly warming...

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Hauling Do’s & Don’ts: Avoid the Pitfalls to Arrive (and Stay) at Your Best

If there are pessimists, optimists and realists, then I tend toward the latter. I believe in expecting the best, but preparing for the worst. After all, if “the worst” is gonna happen, it’ll probably be in the most inconvenient and untimely places, such as when we’re traveling and competing with our horses! Take a look […]

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