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5 Team Ropers Share Their Favorite Bits

Garett Chick, Tyler Whitlow, Whitney DeSalvo, Kayelen Helton and Brandon Bates share their favorite bits and what they like about them.

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The Roper’s Bit Man: Paul Petska

Rodeoing and training horses has always been a part of the Petska legacy, but the claim to fame are Paul Petska’s Petska Bits that are ridden by nearly every team roper around the world.

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Clayton Van Aken’s Guide Piece

This month’s favorite bit is Clayton Van Aken's Greg Darnell bit.

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The Right Hinge: Logan Medlin’s Hinge-Port

This month’s favorite bit: Medlin’s Hinge-Port The bit that won the Wildfire.

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Dog-bone: Lane Siggins’ Preston Williams Hardware Bit

This month’s favorite bit: Preston Williams Hardware

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New Products: 3R Bits & Spurs’ Twisted Square Bit

3R Bits & Spurs' Twisted Square Bit not only can be seen on rope horses, but barrel horses, too.

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Bang Bang: Harrison’s Wes Griffin Ported Snaffle

This month’s favorite bit: Wes Griffin Ported Snaffle

Kaleb Driggers Junior Nogueira

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Top 5 Winningest Bits in Professional Team Roping

The top five bits that won world titles from 2000 to 2021.

Trevor Brazile holds up a bit in front of a saddled horse.


Brazile: Why Bits Matter in the Box, and How to Choose One Wisely

In this month's Relentless Insights, 26-time World Champion Trevor Brazile breaks down how he chooses a bit that fits each horse.

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Chains, Ports and Gags: Trevor Brazile’s Bit Theory

Trevor Brazile answers fan's question on how chains, ports and gags each fit into a head horse program.

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