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Cowboy-Era Maker: Cotton Elliot Bit and Spurs

Texas bit and spur maker Cotton Elliott learned the old ways of the craft but embraces both the challenges and the opportunities of doing business in this modern world.

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Cinch USTRC National Finals: Fort Worth Foray

As the USTRC prepares to host its 33rd Cinch National Finals of Team Roping in Cowtown, here’s a glimpse of Fort Worth’s many offerings.

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Georgia Girls Lead Cinch Ladies Standings as Year-End Award Draws Near

Sarah Toole of Rydal and Della Spurlock of Baldwin have taken their home state of Georgia to the top of the leaderboard. Double points awarded at the 2022 USTRC NFTR should make for a heated finale.

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New NRS Ladies Boots to Kick Off Spring

The NRS Women's Rios Ride Ready boots are a Spring essential.

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Rocky Mountain Roping Pioneer Bill Hogan

Those who enjoy a robust roping scene along Colorado’s Front Range can tip their hat to Boulder’s Bill Hogan, who hosted some of the first organized ropings in the 1970s.

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If Spurs Could Talk: JB “Barry” Guillory’s Drive to Carry on Tradition

For Louisiana bit and spur maker JB “Barry” Guillory, the true art of his craft lies in the one-to-one connections he makes with his clients, and in his one-at-a-time approach to his product.

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Hollywood Legend Buck Taylor’s Team Roping Habit

Acting in everything from Gunsmoke to Yellowstone, Buck Taylor has no intention of taking it easy as he looks toward his 84th birthday. Armed with a new rope horse, he’s on a mission to win.

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New Year, New Leaders in the USTRC Cinch Ladies Standings

Georgia ropers Sarah Toole and Della Spurlock rang in the New Year by claiming the top spots in their pursuit of the USTRC Cinch Ladies Year-End Award.

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Fortune Favors the Passionate: Montana Silversmith’s Steve Miller

Following retirement from his 30-year career with Montana Silversmiths, team roper, artist and renaissance man Steve Miller offers a thrilling perspective on living life well.

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Remembering Doc Bailey

The team roping community lost a longtime friend when Jerry Bailey, DVM, passed away this past December.

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