The Score: Building a Blueprint for Mental Toughness with Patrick Smith
Two-time World Champion Patrick Smith discusses building a foundation for mental toughness in team roping.
Patrick Smith

On this week’s bonus episode of “The Score,” brought to you by Purina, we have another Saturday team roping tip! In this audio from, two-time world champion Patrick Smith talks about confidence in heeling, which he says comes from a blueprint of knowing what lets him catch two feet time and time again.


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