Hollywood Legend Buck Taylor’s Team Roping Habit
Acting in everything from Gunsmoke to Yellowstone, Buck Taylor has no intention of taking it easy as he looks toward his 84th birthday. Armed with a new rope horse, he’s on a mission to win.
Recipe for Success: Brandon Webb Balances 3S Services and Roping Careers
South Texas header Brandon Webb built his energy company, 3S Services, on hard work and try. They’re the same ingredients he plans to use to rope at the NFR.
Fencing, Family & Roping 2 Feet: Seth Jones
For nearly a decade, Seth Jones has been supporting his family by building fence with his brother—work that allows him to pursue his favorite pastime: Heeling steers.
Agricultural Extraordinaire: Earl Hall
Lifelong PRCA roper Earl Hall has built an agricultural empire that thrives on taking care of its people.
Jennifer Pollmiller: Colorado’s Community Communicator
La Junta roper Jennifer Pollmiller is the Director of Communications for Southeast Health Group and supports rural mental health initiatives through their agricultural advisory committee.
Dr. Do-All: Britt Conklin, DVM
World-renowned veterinarian Britt Conklin is fostering the development of Texas Tech’s new School of Veterinary Medicine in Amarillo as its Associate Dean for Clinical Programs.
Winnemucca Winner: Team Roper and Ranch Rodeo Champion, Katie McFarlane
In addition to team roping, Wilder, Idaho’s Katie McFarlane is a member of the WSRRA’s reigning four-time World Champion Women’s Ranch Rodeo team, Miller Livestock.
Optimizing Opportunity: Purina Sales Rep Amanda Kooiker
As a sales rep for Purina, Arizona heeler Amanda Kooiker takes a no-waste approach to animal nutrition and the opportunities life presents in and out of the roping arena.
Duke of Duality: Cowboy Artist Duke Beardsley
Former team roper and forever cowboy artist Duke Beardsley paints the new with the old, but the results are hardly black and white.
Fastballs and Fast Times with Tyson Perez
Professional baseball player Tyson Perez swaps his fastball for swinging a rope in the offseason.