Rodeo Barrel Racing Tips : The Counter Arc Maneuver in Rodeo Barrel Racing

Hi, I’m Holly Heidemann on behalf of Expert Village and the second lateral movement I’m going to show you today is counter arc. The counter arc is done in a circle and counter means opposite. So what, instead of poking his head to the inside of the circle which we Continue Reading

Rodeo Barrel Racing Tips : Introduction to Rodeo Barrel Racing

Hi, my name is Holly Heidemann and on behalf of Expert Village, today we’re here to introduce you to the sport of barrel racing. Barrel racing is a timed event where one runs around three barrels in a particular direction. You either make one run, or one turn to the Continue Reading

Rodeo Barrel Racing Tips : How to Pad & Saddle a Rodeo Horse

Hi, I’m Holly Heidemann and today on behalf of Expert Village we’re going to talk about the equipment involved with barrel racing. We’re going to start out with the pad. The pad that I happen to use is a Saddle Right pad, but there are many good pads on the Continue Reading

Tredstep Liberty Side Zip Chaps Review

Hi, I’m Mollie, I work in Creative, and today I’ll be reviewing the Tredstep Liberty Side Zip Chap. I love these half chaps, because they are great for everyday schooling. They make your leg look super lean and slim, and it also has a really nice suede on the inside Continue Reading

Rodeo Barrel Racing Tips : Doing a Rollback in Rodeo Barrel Racing

Hi, I’m Holly Heidemann on behalf of Expert Village and Bailey and I are going to show you what constitutes a rollback. And since we are not reiners, we’re not going to do a proper rollback, but what we are going to do is teach this horse how to slow Continue Reading

Rodeo Barrel Racing Tips : Tips on Horse Barrel Racing Attire

Hi, I?m Holly Heidemann and on behalf of Expert Village, we’re going to talk today about barrel racing attire – what is normally worn in the arena and the first thing I?m going to start with is the difference between a dress code race and a non-dress code race. When Continue Reading

Rodeo Barrel Racing Tips : Backing Up a Horse in Rodeo Barrel Racing

Hi, I’m Holly Heidemann and on behalf of Expert Village, today I’m going to show you a maneuver called backing a horse up and it’s very important to the sport of barrel racing to learn or help a horse get its hip underneath themselves in the pattern. So while you Continue Reading

Rodeo Barrel Racing Tips : Making a Straight Line in Rodeo Barrel Racing

Hi I’m Holly Heidemann on behalf of Expert Village and the last thing I’m going to show you today with the barrels is that sometimes when people are running between the 2nd and the 3rd barrel, they’ll exit that 2nd barrel very widely, and what will happen is they will Continue Reading

Rodeo Barrel Racing Tips : Approaching, Turning, Accelerating in Rodeo Barrel Racing

Hi, I’m Holly Heidemann on behalf of Expert Village and today I’m going to show you the proper way to complete a barrel pattern. We’re going to go both to the left first and then to the right first so you have a vision of each of those. We’re also Continue Reading