Having lots of leg strength for barrel racing is really important because it ensures that, not only can you stay on your horse as they navigate the barrel pattern, but it also helps in being able to give clear leg cues to your horse at the exact moment that you need to. If you are serious about your barrel racing, then you need to get serious about increasing your leg strength. This week, Katrina gives you a run down on how to increase your leg strength with six specific exercises and gives a workout that you can do from home.
Confused about divisional barrel races? You have come to the right place! In this week’s episode, Katrina explains how the divisional system works at a barrel race.
In addition, Katrina goes into detail about the different places that you can barrel race and who would be suitable for each kind of barrel race. If you are new to the sport and are wondering where you should start, then this episode is for you.
In this week’s episode, Katrina gives some tips on going to your first barrel race. Where should you enter? How should you warm up? Get all of your newbie barrel racer questions answered here!
In addition to first barrel race tips, Katrina also gives a pro rodeo update. The regular 2019 professional rodeo season is now in the books! Who is heading to the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo and the Canadian Finals Rodeo? Katrina lists off the lucky girls in this week’s episode. Are your favorite barrel racers going to have a chance to win a gold buckle? Listen to this episode to find out.
With the temperatures dropping you may be confused about when you need to blanket your horse. If you’re in Alberta, for example, the temperatures can go up and down significantly from day to day and even within the same day. This episode will hopefully clear up any confusion around when to blanket your horse. Listen close and take notes.
It may not be January 1st but October 1st works just as well for setting goals and taking part in a barrel racing goal setting workshop. Listen to this episode for step by step instructions on setting goals for your barrel racing. After going through this workshop and following each step you will increase your odds of achieving your barrel racing goals by over 50%. Yes, 50%! Get a pen and paper and press play.