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Team Roping Tips

Playing on Borrowed Time: Here’s How To Fit in Practice and Gain Focus

We tap some of the sport’s best for their pre-Finale, short-on-time advice.

Patrick Smith and Turbo

Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association

Patrick Smith’s Kadabra King is 2022’s Heel Horse of the Year

Patrick Smith's Kadabra King is the 2022 Nutrena AQHA/PRCA Heel Horse of the Year, as voted on by the top 25 heelers in the PRCA.

Tanner Tomlinson

Team Roping News

2020 Resistol Rookie Tanner Tomlinson Makes 2022 NFR

Lessons learned over his two-year partnership with two-time World Champ Patrick Smith have paid off for former Resistol Rookie header Tanner Tomlinson. Now, they’re NFR-bound.

Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association

Lil Bit Broncy Ex-Cutter Carries Patrick Smith Back to Las Vegas

A little bronc named Turbo has carried Patrick Smith to his best year in ProRodeo in seven years. Here’s his story.

The Short Score Trevor Brazile and Patrick Smith

"The Score" Podcast

The “Short-Term Memory” Mindset

On this episode of "The Short Score," brought to you by Roping.com, Trevor Brazile and Patrick Smith discuss how to maintain a "short-term memory" mindset when it comes to team roping.

Inner Strength

Controlling Your Destiny: Game-Changing Habits of the Roping Industry’s Most Successful

The habits we form over a lifetime are what set up our successes or foster our failures. While some people subconsciously form habits based on those around them, the way they were raised or social norms, others intentionally build habits that set them up to achieve their goals. 

Patrick Smith

"The Score" Podcast

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 heeling on stallion WSR Hesa Dunofa Lena at the Lazy E Arena's Bob Feist Invitational (BFI)

"The Score" Podcast

Patrick Smith’s Introduction to the Rope Horse Breeding Game

On this week's episode of the Short Score, two-time World Champion Patrick Smith talks about his journey with stallion WSR Hesa Dunofa Lena.

Team Roping Tips

Practice Runs

Heeling

Gain Control on Slower-Loping Cattle with Patrick Smith

Keeping your timing through the turn on slower-loping cattle is something ropers of all abilities struggle with. Here’s how Patrick Smith has mastered it.

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