Learn Molli Montgomery’s simple figure 8 exercise for developing shoulder control and quickness in the turns.
The Barrel Futurities of America board of directors held its first meeting of 2018 from January 19–20 in Oklahoma City. Working through a full agenda, the BFA board acted on items initiating a number of event changes for the 2018 BFA World Championship Futurity.
The largest, most prestigious barrel racing futurity is moving to the nation’s largest indoor arena. The Barrel Futurities of America World Championship Futurity will be at the Lazy E Arena in Guthrie, Oklahoma, in 2019, 2020 and 2021.
Multiple futurity champion and former Wrangler National Finals Rodeo qualifier Kassie Mowry discusses how she meticulously prepares futurity horses for various futurity formats.
Learn more about Joy Wargo, notable futurity trainer and 2010 Barrel Futurities of America Futurity Reserve World Champion in this edition of In Her Words.
Molli Montgomery broke two records and became the first person to win both the futurity and the juvenile at the 2016 Barrel Futurities of America World Championships.
In the spring of 2018, Pete Oen surpassed the $1 million mark in Equi-Stat rider earnings and has become one of the leading futurity riders in the country.
Molli Montgomery helps explain the world of futurity entries.
Ashley Schafer and her standout mount KR Last Fling qualified for their second American Rodeo in as many years, winning the qualifier at the Ardmore Barrel Futurity (formerly the Jud Little Barrel Bash) on September 24, 2016, in Ardmore, Oklahoma. Barrel Horse News visited with Ashley about her smoking qualifiying run and what she plans to do differently in the semi-finals this year.
How do you place five 3-year-olds in the top 15 of nearly 300 at the Barrel Futurities of America Juvenile Futurity? Trainer Kassie Mowry shares her strategies.
In the first entry of this four-part Throwback Thursday series that takes an in-depth look at the futurity industry - champion futurity trainers assess the truth of statements often directed at the industry.
In the final installment of our Throwback Thursday futurity series, we look at how horse trainers and owners view the business of placing their horses after their futurity year is over.