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Here’s How Headers Should Finish a Run When the Roping is Flagged on the Heels

Please: Don’t stop forward motion or turn up the arena to the catch pen.

The Spook Dun Time Heel Horse ARHFA Steve Orth


Get Your Heel Horse Peddling on the Front End with Steve Orth

Steve Orth shares how he keeps his horses from pegging on the front end.

Dummy Roping Clay Smith


Full Ground Dummy Roping Session with Two-Time World Champion Header Clay Smith

Get a full dummy roping lesson from two-time World Champion Clay Smith in this instructional video brought to you by ADM Animal Nutrition.

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Facing Drills

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Expectations on the Haze

What does Cody Snow expect from Wesley Thorp in the haze?

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Using Your Left Hand in the Delivery

Wesley Thorp and Hunter Koch demonstrate and explain how to use your left hand in delivery.


Slowing Down the Run

World Champion Matt Sherwood talks about how he approaches the corner on a horse that needs help through the turn.

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Handling High-Pressure Situations with Hunter Koch

Hunter Koch explains how he tackles high-pressure situations heeling.

Bubba Buckaloo


A Header’s Final Practice Before a Big Roping with Bubba Buckaloo

Bubba Buckaloo addresses squatting in the box and facing in practice, as well as how often he likes to score.

Clay Smith

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Understanding the Bottom Strand with Clay Smith

In this instructional video, brought to you by ADM Animal Nutrition, World Champion Header Clay Smith says that the bottom strand is the part of your rope that is responsible for your catches.

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