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Clay O'Brien Cooper

Multitasking is Mandatory in Every Run

Clay O'Brien Cooper

Your Riding Style Impacts Your Roping Longevity

Your riding style affects your ability to have a long career in the roping arena.

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The Big Show: 5 Cinch USTRC NFTR Legends Weigh In on Roping’s Biggest Event

For ropers heading to the Cinch USTRC’s National Finals of Team Roping, backing into the box in the John Justin Arena is a big deal whether it’s the first time or the 31st time. With lots of money up for grabs, now is the time to get your mind right.

Team Roping Tips

Breaking the Heeling Barrier

There's little worse in team roping than breaking the heeling barrier.

Team Roping Tips

Heeling Donkeys Part 2: What Makes a Good Heeling Donkey

What makes a good heeling donkey?

Team Roping Tips

Heeling Donkeys Part 1: The Benefits of a Heeling Donkey

Are you using a heeling donkey? Clay O'Brien Cooper has some tips for using one in the practice pen.

As a header, I judge my handles on how easy I make it on my heeler. TRJ File Photo

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Handling Steers & Helping Your Heeler

Jake Barnes on the importance of handling steers well.

Clay O'Brien Cooper

Successful Team Ropers Come in All Shapes and Sizes

Ropers of every shape and size can reach heading, heel with the best, be fast at both ends and be consistent.

Team Roping News

Ward & Hawkins Rewrite Jake & Clay’s NFR Average Record

Code Cracked After 27 Years.

Team Roping Tips

Yes, Your Heel Horse Needs to Break at the Poll. Here’s How.

Clay O'Brien Cooper explains how to get your heel horse to break at the poll.

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