What is team roping? Originally known as team tying, it is a sport in which a header ropes the steer’s horns, while the heeler comes in and ropes the heels, then the ropes are pulled taut as the horses turn to face the steer; all usually within less than ten seconds. In 2009, a world [...]
Join Dawn and David Cooper at their annual rodeo in Wilsonville, Alabama:
Angie Briggum of Lazy B Farm is offering to sponsor a child for free at their next horse camp. The camp takes place July 28-August 1 at their Montgomery, Alabama based farm. According to Angie, “We are looking to help one child to attend our horse camp that would be unable to attend because of [...]
Join Ed Allen of Allen’s Roping Productions and all the team ropers at this Alabama Championship in Montgomery: Listen to Ed Allen of Allen’s Roping Productions on Alabama Horse Talk Radio. . .
It’s Monday again, and it’s time for Monday Matters. This week Alabama Horse Talk will explore the world of roping, and in particular, team roping. With USTRC Alabama Championships coming up this weekend in Montgomery at the Crawford Arena/Garrett Coliseum complex, what better time to cover roping in Alabama! Whether breakaway, tie-down, or team roping, [...]
Day Seventy-Eight - Today we worked on our complete freestyle routine. We also worked on our spins, stops, side passing, and backing. Day Seventy-Nine - Today we hooked up the sound system and worked on our freestyle routine. It is so much fun to come up with different ways to show off Owen’s ability. Today’s picture is [...]