In This Issue of Barrel Horse News

December 2016

Volume 21, Number 12

 

[SPECIAL RODEO SECTION]

58 DREAM RUNNERS
Stories of the life-changing equines who made dreams a reality for the WPRA’s top 15.
BY TANYA RANDALL

78 WORDS TO WIN BY
Meet the 15 fastest barrel racers of the Women’s Professional Rodeo Association as they recap their regular season and prepare for the 2016 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo.
COMPILED BY DANIKA KENT

 

[FEATURES]

38 WALKING TO WIN
Two-time NRCHA World’s Greatest Horseman champion Ron Ralls shares the foundation exercises he uses on prospects as well as seasoned rodeo horses like Slick By Design.
By Bridget Kirkwood

52 EASING JOINTS
Learn how joint therapy can help maintain your equine athlete’s top-level performance. .
By Abigail Boatwright

 

[EVENT SPOTLIGHTS]

92 NBHA World Championships
112 AQHA Congress
120 Utah Barrel Racing Association
126 Montana Barrel Daze
132 Hawki Futurity & Barrel Bash

 

[CHAMPIONS’ CORNER]

24 Charmayne James' Tips
28 World Champion Reflections

 

[IN EVERY ISSUE]

6 Arena Record
11 Arena Dirt
20 Road to The American
32 Fashion Forward
140 Drill of the Month
145 Youth Forum
150 Barrel Racing Across the U.S.
152 Barrel Racing Results
156 Calendar and Clinics

 

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