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Behind the Buckles: Gist Silversmith’s Gary Gist

Gary Gist of Gist Silversmiths has been the sole provider of championship buckles to the USTRC and Ariat World Series of Team Roping since the beginning, but he’s also an NFR Champion Heeler and someone who’s lived the sport’s history for the past 70 years.

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Charles Pogue’s 1990 USTRC’s National Finals Open Championship Buckle

Charles Pogue reflects on his 1990 USTRC National Finals Open Championship belt buckle.

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Keeping it in Perspective: Hall’s Father’s Bigbee & Robbins 1992 Champion Buckle

Brenten Hall keeps his father close by sporting his 1992 Bigbee & Robins Champion buckle.

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Big Loops and Big Dreams: Dex Maddock’s Buckle

Dex Maddock sports his Jordan Valley Big Loop belt buckle.

TRJ Extra

Team Roping Journal Extra Volume 2: Lari Dee Guy

Team roping and Breakaway training and horsemanship tips from Lari Dee Guy

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Cam Dahozy’s International Indian World Champion #10 Champion Buckle

Cam Dahozy sports his 2014 International Indian National Finals Rodeo regional roping buckle.

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2015 CPRA Second Round Win with Joel Galvan

Joel Galvan's Cowboys Professional Rodeo Association buckle.

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Shoot-Out: Braman’s 2017 CINCH USTRC National Finals Buckle

Thomas Braman reflects on his 2017 Cinch USTRC National Finals of Team Roping buckle.


One of Many: Junior Nogueira’s 2014 Hork Dog Buckle

Junior Nogueira on his 2014 Hork Dog Classic win.

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Buckle Up: Cyle Denison’s 2016 CPRA Year End Buckle

Cyle Denison talks about his 2016 CPRA Year End Team Roping Heading buckle.

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