Wenda Johnson barrel racing in round 1 of the NFR

For the Love of the Horse: Wenda Johnson Wins Round 1 of the 2022 NFR

Wenda Johnson and Steal Money topped Round 1 of the 2022 National Finals Rodeo barrel racing with a 13.56-second run […]

Dec 1, 2022

By Casey Allen

Kelly Kaminski barrel racing NFR

What’s the Thomas & Mack Success Formula?

Each of the top 15 barrel racers in the Women’s Professional Rodeo Association earned their 2022 qualification to the 2022 […]

Dec 1, 2022

By Casey Allen

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

Emily Beisel Prairie Circuit Finals

Beisel and Hurst Prove It’s Not Lonely at the Top at Prairie Circuit Finals

Close friends Emily Beisel and Ivy Hurst battled for checks all weekend long in Duncan, Oklahoma’s Ram Prairie Circuit Finals, […]

Oct 20, 2022

By Casey Allen

Sissy Winn wins Texas Circuit Championship

Veterans and Underdogs Split NFR Open Qualifications at Texas Circuit Finals

The 2022 Texas Circuit Finals, held October 11-14 in Waco, Texas, allowed both Sissy Winn and Ilyssa Riley the chance […]

Oct 17, 2022

By Jimmie Smith-Tew

Lisa Lockhart barrel racing

“My Story is one of Gratitude,” – Lisa Lockhart

Lisa Lockhart clinched her 16th NFR qualification in dramatic fashion in a photo-finish end to the 2022 ProRodeo season. The […]

Oct 16, 2022

By Casey Allen

That’s a Wrap: ProRodeo’s Regular Season Comes to a Close

The hopes and dreams of Wrangler National Finals Rodeo and ProRodeo Circuit Finals hopefuls comes down to one day–September 30, […]

Sep 30, 2022

By Bonnie Wheatley

Margo Crowther professional barrel racer

Florida’s Margo Crowther Closes on First NFR Qualification in Puyallup

With a nearly $16,000 weekend in Puyallup, Washington, at the NFR Playoff Series Finale, Margo Crowther can finally breathe a […]

Sep 14, 2022

By Casey Allen

Jessica routier barrel racing

Slaying It In The Circuits   

The Badlands Circuit Buffalo, South Dakota, cowgirl Jessica Routier has been hustling in the Badlands Circuit with $17,956 earned from […]

Aug 24, 2022

By Bonnie Wheatley

Katie Chism and Ace barrel racing in Cheyenne, Wyoming

Playing Her “Ace:” Rookie Contender Katie Chism is Hot On ProRodeo Trail

The 2022 rodeo reason has been a dream for Resistol Rookie contender, Katie Chism. Chism has placed all over the […]

Aug 1, 2022

By Casey Allen

Taycie-Matthews-CFD-Bobby-Rosales-22

🚨The Rookies are Coming!🚨 Barrel Racing’s Newest are Stacked in WPRA Circuit Standings

Bayleigh Choate has been the talk of the Resistol Rookie race all season long and sits within the top 10 […]

Jul 26, 2022

By Casey Allen

BryAnna Haluptxok barrel racing

BryAnna Haluptzok Hops Barrel Racing World Standings to No. 16 Position

The second weekend of July meant big money for BryAnna Haluptzok, who sits No. 16 by a nose in the […]

Jul 13, 2022

By Casey Allen

Alamosa Colorado barrel racing before Cowboy Christmas

Top 11 WPRA Earning Barrel Racers During Cowboy Christmas 2022

Cowboy Christmas is underway on the ProRodeo trail, and BRM is keeping you up to speed on all of the […]

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

Sadie Wolaver barrel racing at college national finals rodeo

Why WCRA Nominations ✨ Just Make Sense ✨ for College Champs, Plus Advice for You

Nominations are closed for the WCRA-Sanctioned Days of 47 Rodeo in Salt Lake City, Utah. This $562,500 added event will […]

Jun 28, 2022

By Casey Allen