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 coach Cheyenne Wimberley […]

May 31, 2022

By Barrel Racing 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 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

Justin Briggs riding a colt for the first time.

Justin Briggs Brings Colt Starting and Training Expertise To

Boulder, Colorado—May2, 2022 – continues to bring the best competitors and coaches in the world together by adding top […]

May 2, 2022

By Barrel Racing Editors

The Lazy E Arena

6 Reasons Barrel Racers Love The E

If you drive down I-35, just south of downtown Guthrie, Oklahoma, and follow the winding country roads, you’ll come upon […]

Apr 27, 2022

By Casey Allen

Cheyenne Wimberley loping a grey horse

Working Cattle: Cheyenne Wimberley’s Must-Do Exercise for Barrel Horses

The problem with a barrel and the barrel pattern is it never moves. And your horse instinctively wants to follow […]

Feb 24, 2022

By Cheyenne Wimberley, with Michaela Jaycox

Lacinda Rose turns the second barrel on her horse Real Deal at a rodeo.

Sharing is Caring: 3 Tips to Sharing a Horse with your Significant Other

In 2019, Lacinda Rose found herself at her first National Finals Rodeo with a big problem—her horse wasn’t firing in […]

Feb 14, 2022

By Casey Allen

The 3 C’s with Kim Schulze

“I try to keep things simple,” said many-time Mountain States Circuit Finals Rodeo qualifier and three-time Mountain States Circuit Champion […]

Oct 28, 2021

By Bonnie Wheatley

Are You Making These 3 Critical Training Mistakes?

Futurity trainer Andre Coehlo talks about riding smarter by avoiding common pitfalls.

Oct 24, 2021

By Bonnie Wheatley

Confidence Cues with Sue Smith

People who are confident are sometimes seen as being arrogant; they have an air about them that comes from being […]

Oct 24, 2021

By Bonnie Wheatley

The Equine Network Proudly Launches Instructional On-Demand Video Resource Customized for Barrel Racers

The on-demand video platform brings together the barrel racing industry’s leading horsemen and horsewomen to positively impact riders of all skill […]

Oct 21, 2021

By Bonnie Wheatley