Learning to Ride with Spurs, with Ivy Saebens

In this BarrelRacing.com video, NFR qualifier Ivy Saebens discusses how she learned how to ride with spurs whenever she was […]

Jul 8, 2022

By Barrel Racing Magazine.com Editors

Shali Lord Riding Barrel Horses

Riding Barrel Horses Outside the Arena with Shali Lord

Shali Lord checks in from the ranch and explains why outside riding can be beneficial for colts and finished horses. […]

Jul 1, 2022

By Barrel Racing Magazine.com Editors

cheyenne wimberley demonstrates easy drills to practice barrel racing drill

Making Your Own Panel Alley at Home to Practice Barrel Racing-with Cheyenne Wimberley

Setting up an alley at home can help you work on charginess to the first barrel. Multiple-time NFR qualifier Cheyenne […]

Jul 1, 2022

By Barrel Racing Magazine.com Editors

Bailey Choate Rookie contender talks taking horses to Canada

Rookie Tips: Taking Horses to Canada, with Bayleigh Choate

For several weeks, Bayleigh Choate has been escaping the usual Texas heat in foreign land–the mystifying nation of Canada. She […]

Jun 30, 2022

By Casey Allen

Justin Briggs riding barrel horses

How to Add Speed to Drills off the Barrel Pattern with Justin Briggs

Justin Briggs emphasizes the importance of adding speed and intensity to barrel racing drills and how to make sure your […]

Jun 24, 2022

By Barrel Racing Magazine.com Editors

Ashley Schafer on Why Left is Right for Aged Event Champions Derby and Albany

Barrel racers in the midst of successful seasons aren’t typically inclined to switch their horses to the left after winning […]

Jun 23, 2022

By Bonnie Wheatley

Ivy Saebens Tours Bit tack room

What Bits Help Ivy Saebens Win?

Ever wondered what bits multiple-time NFR qualifier Ivy Saebens has in her tack room? In this video, Saebens tells us […]

Jun 23, 2022

By Barrel Racing Magazine.com Editors

Tew To Tango: 6 Steps to Building a Partnership with a New Horse

Talented McDade, Texas, barrel racer Jimmie (Smith) Tew has had success on multiple barrel horses. She won the 2018 WPRA […]

Jun 13, 2022

By Tanya Randall

Ivy Saebens Barrel Racing

BarrelRacing.com Launches New Barrel Racing Training Series with Ivy Saebens

Boulder, Colorado—June 6, 2022 – BarrelRacing.com continues to bring the best competitors and coaches in the world together by adding […]

Jun 6, 2022

By Barrel Racing Magazine.com Editors

Andre Coelho discusses barrel racing fundamentals

Necessary Fundamentals For Barrel Racing Horses

Professional barrel horse trainer Andre Coelho discusses the fundamentals that help horses in his training program be successful in barrel […]

May 31, 2022

By Barrel Racing Magazine.com Editors

Shali Lord demonstrating barrel racing

Ratey vs. Free-Running Barrel Horses with Shali Lord

NFR-Qualifier Shali Lord discusses how riders may have to adapt their riding to suit different styles of barrel horses. She […]

May 31, 2022

By Barrel Racing Magazine.com Editors

Cheyenne Wimberley demonstrates a first barrel approach in barrel racing

Correct First Barrel Position with Cheyenne Wimberley

They don’t call it “the money barrel,” without reason. In this video, multiple-time NFR qualifier and BarrelRacing.com coach Cheyenne Wimberley […]

May 31, 2022

By Barrel Racing Magazine.com Editors

justin briggs training barrel horse

Introducing a Curb Bit in Barrel Horse Training

Professional colt starter Justin Briggs shares his secrets for successfully transitioning a young horse to a curb bit. This colt […]

May 31, 2022

By Barrel Racing Magazine.com Editors

Prospect Personality Test

Question: What’s the No. 1 thing you want to see in a colt personality-wise? And on the other side of […]

May 26, 2022

By Bonnie Wheatley

7 Steps to Barrel Horse Conditioning After a Long Layoff

[This article originally appeared in the February 2009 issue of Horse & Rider magazine.] Question: I’m an amateur barrel racer and compete on […]

May 24, 2022

By Sherry Cervi