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Garside and Hintz Take Home Ariat WSTR #13.5 Mega-Qualifier Win at Rancho Rio

Sam Garside and Dustin Hintz won the 2020 Ariat World Series #13.5 Mega-Qualifier in Wickenburg, Arizona, from seventh callback.

Team Roping News

Philipp Ranch Horse Sale Adds Ariat WSTR Qualifier for 2020

The 2020 Philipp Ranch Production Sale will run in conjunction with the family’s Bryan, Texas, Ariat World Series of Team Roping Qualifier, offering 43 horses—including 25 rope horses—for every level of competitor.

"The Score" Podcast

The Score: Season 3, Episode 20 with WSTR’s Connie Gentry

Connie Gentry joins Chelsea Shaffer for Season 3, Episode 20 of The Score, brought to you by Fast Back Ropes.

Team Roping News

See You in Las Vegas: Ariat World Series of Team Roping Finale XV Announcement

The Ariat World Series of Team Roping XV is still happening.

"The Score" Podcast

The Short Score: Sept. 22, 2020: The Bubble Update

The Short Score on Sept. 22, 2020 with hosts Chelsea Shaffer and Kaitlin Gustave.

Team Roping News

Ariat WSTR to Host Final Practice Pen Qualification Event Sept. 18 through Sept. 20, 2020

The Ariat World Series of Team Roping Finale’s Practice Pen Qualification Event will host its last season qualifier virtually Sept. 18 through Sept. 20, 2020.

Team Ropers

THE WAY IT WAS : 2020 SC TX Rodeo Ring of Honor Inductee Tex Williams

In 1967, Tex Williams was the first Black cowboy to compete and win at the Texas State High School Finals. Today, the 2020 SC TX Rodeo Ring of Honor inductee is ready to rope in Vegas again.

Team Ropers

Getting to Know Watson Team Roping’s James Watson

James Watson is the man behind Watson Team Roping. But make no mistake, this popular Tioga, Texas-based operation is a family-run affair that also includes wife Brandi, son Ethan, 18, and daughter Bailey, 14. James and Brandi—who were the king and queen of their first-grade carnival and have dated since they were 14-year-old high school freshmen—have built a strong company culture of catering to their customers, which in their case is team ropers.

Team Ropers

Global Handicaps Assigns No. 8 to First Female Roper

Whitney DeSalvo is now the first female team roper to ever be classified as a #8 heeler.

Team Ropers

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.

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