Hear the stories of some of the best barrel racing horses of all time. That includes the champions of the past and today. Barrel Racing Magazine is here to tell you the stories on the most famous bloodlines, and what offspring are winning in today’s competition. We cover the rodeos, futurities, open and youth events and track what horses are winning in each region. Look back at previous champions and learn how they became great. We also share how to take the best care of your barrel racing horse so that they can stay at the top of their game

Creacy’s 3 Keys to Building a Confident Barrel Horse Yield BFA Derby Title

Schelli Creacy made headlines by capturing the Derby championship at the 36th Annual Barrel Futurities of America World Championships, held Nov. […]

Nov 29, 2021

By Casey Allen

Justin and Jordon Briggs’ Beloved Nutrena WPRA Horse of the Year Famous Lil Jet

How Justin and Jordon Briggs came to recognize greatness in “Rollo,” the 2021 AQHA/WPRA Nutrena Horse of the Year.

Nov 18, 2021

By Bonnie Wheatley

Horse Health: Duct Work

A painful, squinty, swollen eye is an obvious cause for concern, as is an eye with thick or discolored discharge. […]

Nov 15, 2021

By EQUUS Magazine

Dona Kay Rule and “Valor” Dominate Star-Studded WPRA Card Holder Race

If Sunday morning, Oct. 14 at the 2021 Women’s Professional Rodeo Association World Finals presented by Nutrena in Waco, Texas, […]

Nov 15, 2021

By Courtesy WPRA

Good Things Come in 3’s for Southeastern Circuit barrel racer Christine DeRenzo

With less than $2,000 separating the top four contenders in the Southeastern Circuit barrel racing standings, all eyes will be […]

Nov 11, 2021

By Casey Allen

Sharin Hall Barrel Racing

Coming In Hot: The 6 (plus) Standout Futurity Horses of 2021 Rolling Into the BFA

Hello Stella and Sharin Hall winning the Breeder’s Challenge. Photo by Shoot Shots Photography

Nov 3, 2021

By Tanya Randall

Rainey Skelton Banks 60 G’s

Elite female timed event rodeo athletes came out guns blazing when the $750,000 Women’s Rodeo World Championships (WRWC) were hosted […]

Oct 30, 2021

By Bonnie Wheatley

Leading Barrel Racing Sire Dash Ta Fame

The Dash Ta Fame Story

This all-time leading barrel horse sire actually found his claim to fame on the racetrack.

Oct 24, 2021

By Allison Armstrong Rehnborg

Hailey Kinsel and Sister

Pedigree Power- Best Barrel Racing Bloodlines in the Game

In their rigorous pursuit of a coveted spot among the Top 15 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo qualifiers, ladies of the […]

Oct 22, 2021

By Bonnie Wheatley

Amino Acids

Understanding how much of a good thing your horse needs.

Oct 22, 2021

By Chelsea Shaffer

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

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

Oct 21, 2021

By Bonnie Wheatley

Winter Barn Ventilation

Chilly weather is rapidly approaching and your instinct may be to close barn doors and windows to protect your horse […]

Oct 20, 2021

By EQUUS Magazine

The Long Haul

“You just have to let the horse tell you,” said Pozzi Tonozzi. “If you want a horse by the end of the year, you’ve got to listen to your horse.”

Oct 20, 2021

By Tanya Randall

Barrel Racing Sire Frenchmans Guy

Sire Spotlight: Frenchmans Guy

Losing his right eye as a yearling didn’t stop this incredible palomino stallion from becoming a household name in the world of barrel racing and other Western disciplines.

Oct 18, 2021

By Allison Armstrong Rehnborg