Entries by Heather Smith

Bareback Balance for Barrel Racers

We’ve all heard the age old advice – to become a better rider, ride bareback! However, you may write off that advice thinking that riding bareback is for kids or that you’re a perfectly capable rider – or are you? Part of reaching your potential as a barrel racer means being committed to never ending…

Start Your Summer Barrel Racing Season Right

Preparation is the key to stree-free hauling and peak performance. I’ve never believed in doing things half way.  Whether it’s barrel racing, business or relationships, when I commit to something, I give my all.  I figure if I’m going to invest my time and energy in something, that something must be important.  Otherwise, why do…