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NFR Average Winner Adam Gray Answers Fan Questions

Adam Gray was hands-down the most consistent force in tie-down roping at 2012?s Wrangler National Finals Rodeo. We caught up with him a few weeks after his big win to ask him your questions. To join in the discussion next month, visit facebook.com/spintowinrodeo.

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Learning by Observation with Clay O'Brien Cooper

Learning team roping is best done by watching the best in the game.

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Are You Competing Against Yourself or the Competition?

Whichever way you look at it, you have to find whatever works for you to bring success.

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How to Become a Professional Team Roper

In all the years I?ve been rodeoing I?ve learned there are certain things you need to have to be a professional roper. There?s a lot of wear and tear on your body, and that takes a toll on you sooner or later.

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Michelle Rezzonico: World Series of Team Roping Finale High-Money Earner

Michelle Rezzonico is the first female team roper to win the World Series of Team Roping Finale in Las Vegas' South Point Equestrian Center.

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BJ Campbell: Better Stops for Your Heel Horse

Heeler BJ Campbell talks about how to help your heel horse stop better to rope two feet in our September issue of Spin To Win Rodeo.

VIDEO: Steer Stopping with Travis Tryan

Steer stopping is a great exercise for you and your horse. Learn how with Travis Tryan.

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Pro Barrel Horses That Team Rope

Find out what top cowgirls back their tough barrel racing mounts into the roping box, too.

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Bovine Tuberculosis Shuts Down Mexican-U.S. Border to Horned Cattle

The U.S.-Mexico border is shut down to horned cattle, and this has the leaders of the roping community crying foul.

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Trevor Brazile Ahead of Last Year's Single-Season Earnings Record Pace

Trevor Brazile is on pace to break his single-season earnings record, set last year. He leads his nearest challenger, Shane Proctor, by more than $70,000.

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Foot Infections And Abscesses In Horses

Pro rodeo vet Frank Santos explains what abscesses are an how to prevent them.

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Dealing With The Problem Mare

Whether or not to have a mare as a roping or performance horse is a controversial topic. Learn more from this expert rodeo vet on the ins and outs of owning mares.

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Thanks, Ike: Clay O'Brien Cooper Retires His Great Horse

It's hard to step off a once-in-a-lifetime horse. Team roper Clay O'Brien Cooper knows this all too well.

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5 Tips for Better Scoring with Junior Muzio

The way a horse scores affects everything in the sport of team roping. Learn scoring tips from team roping great Junior Muzio.

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New Economics of Team Roping for a Living

Team roping is an expensive sport, and in these tough economic times, we've got to be smart with our money. Jake Barnes tells us how.

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How-To: Roping to Win an Average

Jake Barnes says to avoid mistakes and rely on fundamentals to win in team roping.

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Heeling Tips: 2 Styles of Delivering the Heel Loop

Clay O'Brien Cooper is a master in the art of heeling. He breaks down the two dominant styles of throwing a heel loop. Learn heeling tips from the best.

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Equine Herpesvirus-1 Updates

We're watching the Equine Herpesvirus-1 updates closely, so stay tuned to our sites and our sister sites for all the latest.

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VIDEO: David Key On Handling Steers

Our June 2011 issue features a how-to by David Key on keeping your steer in stride on the corner.

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Rope Horse 101: Top Pros Talk Training

We asked three top pros what they think every rope horse needs to know, and they?ve given us the rundown on what they want from a roping prospect.

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RodeoHouston? and Cinch Announce Championship Rodeo Alliance

Rodeo contestants at select rodeos will have the chance to pick up more money with the launch of a new marketing and sponsorship alliance.

This is an overreach mark in the healing stages.This horse was sore for a week or so after over-reaching, but with a little time and soaking his foot in Epsom salts, he's now functionally fine.

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An Occupational Hazard For Roping Horses

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How-To: Getting a Steer's Head in the Corner

There are many different takes on getting a steer's head in the corner. Follow these tips from David Key to give your heeler a better corner.