Shelley Murphy barrel racing at a rodeo.

2008 Flashback: Shelley Murphy and Mighty Classy Flight

Shelley Murphy and “Flick” were hard to beat in 2008 in their first season of full-time rodeo.

May 5, 2023

By Julie Mankin

Brittany Pozzi and Katniss runs out of the arena during a barrel racing run at NFR.

Brittany’s “Babes”: The Streakin Six Babe Story

As the producer of three National Finals Rodeo money earners for two-time World Champion Brittany Pozzi Tonozzi, top-producing mare Streakin […]

Mar 14, 2023

By Tanya Randall

Lindsay Sears and Martha barrel racing at the 2008 NFR.

2008 Flashback: Lindsay Sears and Martha

This article originally appeared in a 2008 issue of Spin to Win Magazine, the predecessor to The Team Roping Journal […]

Jan 19, 2023

By Julie Mankin

Blazin JetOlena

Legendary Barrel Racing Sire Blazin Jetolena Dies at Age 24

The barrel racing community is mourning after an announcement from Andrea Busby on Facebook about the death of Busby Quarter […]

Jan 18, 2023

By Casey Allen

Wenda Johnson barrel racing at the 2022 National Finals Rodeo

New Team, Same Dreams: Wenda Johnson and Highpoint Barrel Horses Team Up

Wenda Johnson is a mother, doctor, and three-time NFR qualifier. So, she didn’t have time to live on the ProRodeo […]

Dec 3, 2022

By Lillian Kent

Sharin Hall Barrel Racing Corpus Christi

The Hello Stella Story

Sharin Hall tells how she made 2021 leading futurity horse, Hello Stella the champion that the barrel racing industry knows […]

Nov 1, 2022

By Barrel Racing Editors

Jessica Routier Barrel Racing

The Horses That Shaped Jessica Routier’s Career

Jessica Routier may be one of the quietest, most consistent forces in barrel racing’s recent years.  Most recently, she dominated […]

Oct 30, 2022

By Casey Allen

Dash Ta Fame

Bob Burt Tells the FULL Dash Ta Fame Story on The Money Barrel Podcast

Bob Burt sits down on The Money Barrel Podcast to talk about how Dash Ta Fame became one of the […]

Sep 30, 2022

By Barrel Racing Editors

Colic Takes Matt and Bendi Dunn’s Remarkable 🍋 Famous Lemon Drop 🍋

On Monday, August 29, Famous Lemon Drop, affectionately known as “Lemon Drop,” passed away at the age of just 6. […]

Sep 1, 2022

By Bonnie Wheatley

Hailey Kinsel and Sister

Keep Calm, Sister is Back­­—Here’s Why Hailey Kinsel Wasn’t Worried

In June 2022, Hailey Kinsel set out on the ProRodeo trail with DH Jess Stellar, “Jules,” and two young, unseasoned […]

Aug 17, 2022

By Casey Allen

Ivy Saebens Barrel Racing

Out of Nowhere (But No Surprise) Ivy Saebens Moves to 16th in the World

Road savvy professional barrel racer and coach Ivy Saebens is shrewdly navigating a year-end journey that hopes to find […]

Jul 29, 2022

By Bonnie Wheatley

Brittany Pozzi and Katniss runs out of the arena during a barrel racing run at NFR.

Goodbye to Brittany Pozzi Tonozzi’s great mare “Katniss” 

Jarring news on the passing of two-time World Champion barrel racer Brittany Pozzi Tonozzi’s Ima Famous Babe (Dash Ta Fame […]

May 3, 2022

By Bonnie Wheatley

A Fond Farewell to Shali Lord’s SX Docslider

Two-time National Finals Rodeo qualifier Shali Lord and her family bid farewell to the horse that made the dream of […]

Jan 24, 2022

By Bonnie Wheatley

brittany pozzi and duke running barrels at NFR

Farewell to World Champion Barrel Horse Yeah Hes Firen

Two-time World Champion Barrel Racer Brittany Pozzi Tonozzi said goodbye to her great gelding Yeah Hes Firen, known near and […]

Dec 29, 2021

By Tanya Randall

Jordon Briggs earns 2021 barrel racing world championship at NFR.

One for the Record Books: Jordon Briggs is the 2021 Women’s Professional Rodeo Association World Champion

In an epic race to the wire, it was Jordon Briggs and “Rollo,” her 7-year-old sorrel gelding with a heart […]

Dec 11, 2021

By Bonnie Wheatley