BREAKAWAY INDUSTRY NEWS
Taylor Jones topped Round 3 of the 2023 CNFR with a 2.4-second run for Blue Mountain Community College in Oregon.
Welcome to Casper!
2024 CNFR Breakaway Results
Get the scoop on breakaway roping competition at the 2024 CNFR right here.
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"If he was sorrel I'd love him just the same."
Spotlight on McKenna Hickson's Appaloosa "Spot"
Ariana Varischetti and Reno topped a Go-Round at the 2024 Resistol Rookie Roundup in Fort Worth.
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Ariana Varischetti and “Reno” Survive Horrific Trailer Wreck, Tackle Rookie Race 1 Year Later
Amy Wilson sits at the Priefert Sports Desk at her first event working for Equine Network alongside Redgie Probst of Quanta Services and fellow commentator Dru Stewart.
Amy Wilson Talks New Career, Road to Media Royalty on The Breakdown Podcast
ROPING TIPS
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WORKOUT TIME
Shelby (Boisjoli) Meged's Warm-Up Routine
A good warm-up routine helps your horse focus and decreases the risk of injury.
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Breakaway basics
Breakaway Roping for Beginners: Start With These 5 Lessons
Rylee George spills her secrets on nailing the long scores at rodeos such at Guymon Pioneer days.
Loooooong score
Rylee George's 3 Tips for Breakaway Long Score Success
Sarah Angelone and Danielle Lowman stand next to a rack of breakaway bits
Bits on bits
3 of Sarah Angelone's Top Breakaway Bits
JACKIE CRAWFORD'S
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Jackie Crawford Rope Care
7 Essential Rope-Care Tips Every Breakaway Roper Needs
Jackie Crawford with Breakaway Rope at 2021 NFBR in Las Vegas
10 outta 10
Jackie Crawford Gunning for the NFBR Average Title in 2023
Static Guard Essential Oils Krimper
5 Things Jackie Crawford Won't Go to Las Vegas Without
Jackie Crawford and "Thriller" hit their stride at the 2023 WPRA Finals.
Jackie Crawford Reunites with “Thriller” to Win 2023 WPRA Tie-Down Championship
I'd be lying if I said I wasn't grateful for this mare, too. Hail Mary has really stepped up this year and is my No. 1 pick for the NFBR.
Reflecting on My Blessings
Jackie Crawford and "Tonic" pause behind the arena at the 2023 ARHFA
Futurity Q&A with Jackie Crawford
MOST-READ HEADLINES
Ariana Varischetti and Reno topped a Go-Round at the 2024 Resistol Rookie Roundup in Fort Worth.
Aussie Tough
Ariana Varischetti and “Reno” Survive Horrific Trailer Wreck, Tackle Rookie Race 1 Year Later
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"If he was sorrel I'd love him just the same."
Spotlight on McKenna Hickson's Appaloosa "Spot"
Amy Wilson sits at the Priefert Sports Desk at her first event working for Equine Network alongside Redgie Probst of Quanta Services and fellow commentator Dru Stewart.
Amy Wilson Talks New Career, Road to Media Royalty on The Breakdown Podcast
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Ready to rodeo
2024 Patriot Reno Breakaway Event Details
Taylor Jones topped Round 3 of the 2023 CNFR with a 2.4-second run for Blue Mountain Community College in Oregon.
Welcome to Casper!
2024 CNFR Breakaway Results
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Who is Madalyn Richards?

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WORKOUT TIME
Shelby (Boisjoli) Meged's Warm-Up Routine
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Breakaway basics
Breakaway Roping for Beginners: Start With These 5 Lessons
Sarah Angelone and Danielle Lowman stand next to a rack of breakaway bits
Bits on bits
3 of Sarah Angelone's Top Breakaway Bits
Danielle Lowman trotting buckskin horse in a circle
Breaaaathe
Breakaway Troubleshooting: My Horse is Too Hot in the Box
#WOMENINRODEO
Wylie Jo Hodges and "Vegas" break the rope off during Round 2 of the 2024 Women’s Rodeo World Championships.
Watch out for Wylie
Meet Triple Threat Youth Wylie Jo Hodges
Youth Wylie Jo Hodges is thriving in the barrel pen, competing in the Pro division of the 2024 WRWC. But Hodges has other goals she's working towards in breakaway and team roping, too.
Sydnie Romero and "Shady" run one down at the 2024 Hooey Jr. Patriot.
Can't keep her down
Warrior at The Patriot: Sydnie Romero Ropes Through the Pain, Aims for WCRA and ProRodeo Future
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Winning the West
9 Cowgirl Hall of Fame Ropers Who Paved the Way for Women in Rodeo
Bleu Hall comes from an Oklahoma family that runs stocker cattle—and her love to go fast and work with cattle made breakaway an easy choice.
Watch out for Hall
First of Her Kind: Bleu Hall Blazes a Rodeo Trail in her Family
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"If he was sorrel I'd love him just the same."
Spotlight on McKenna Hickson's Appaloosa "Spot"
"Spot" is a walking billboard for the sport of breakaway, and will always stop for a pet from a kid or a chance at food.
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All kinds of kinds
In Their Blood: 2024 American Rodeo Breakaway Horse Pedigrees
Laramie Johnson's "Easy" was a larger-than-life gelding with a no-fuss method in the breakaway pen.
#Mintymuffinsforeasy
Everything was Easy: Remembering Laramie Johnson’s Gelding “Easy”
Lil Punch proved himself a gamer from the start—taking to breakaway so easily Shelby (Boisjoli) Meged found herself trying to keep him from being mischievous throughout a run
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Lil Punch's Winning Formula: Shelby (Boisjoli) Meged's Expertise Shines in Rodeo Prodigy
OUR PARTNERS
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Wylie Jo Hodges and "Vegas" break the rope off during Round 2 of the 2024 Women’s Rodeo World Championships.
Watch out for Wylie
Meet Triple Threat Youth Wylie Jo Hodges
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Ohrt has arrived
1.76 Seconds! Teen Amy Ohrt Wins WRWC at AT&T Stadium Against Brutal Competition
Kieley Walz won both of her breakaway roping matches—one in Round 1 and one in the Finals—to contribute to the WCRA Free Rider's win.
Come on and take a free ride
Underdog Free Riders Team Clinches Kid Rock’s Rock N Rodeo with Kieley Walz at the Helm
Kid Rock's Rock N Rodeo features a unique stoplight system that will act as the "barrier" for breakaway ropers.
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It's "Go Time" for Kid Rock's Rock N Rodeo: Meet the 12 Breakaway Ropers
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Kelsie Domer Riding High with $23K WCRA Rodeo Corpus Christi Win
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"They can’t outrun our ropes."
MaryBeth Beam Posts Fastest Run of WCRA Rodeo Corpus Christi in Progressive Round 2
EDITOR'S PICKS
Bailey May (12) is the proud owner of Martha Angelone's old mare "Vegas," who is more than 20 years old. Photo courtesy of the May family.
7 Reasons to Buy a Senior Horse for your Youth Roper, According to the Pros
“lizzie” Rallies To Win Breakaway And All-around Titles For Bryana Lehrmann At Cnfr
#girlmath
The Numbers Don't Lie ... #girlmath
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Remembering Loni Kay Yates' "Boss"
Kelsey King ropes in the breakaway roping at Cowtown Rodeo in New Jersey.
Cowtown Rodeo Cuts Breakaway from 2023 Rodeo Schedule, Eliminating 17 Rodeos for First Frontier Cowgirls
Sawyer Gilbert Jackie Crawford National Finals Breakaway Roping
Breakaway Ropers Are the Heroes Rodeo Needs
Jackie Crawford with Breakaway Rope at 2021 NFBR in Las Vegas
Without a Rodeo Limit, Fuel Prices are Hitting Breakaway Ropers HARD