BREAKAWAY INDUSTRY NEWS
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Better enter up
Breakaway On Track to Pay More Than Any Event at 2024 WCJR
The math is adding up for breakaway roping competitors at the 2024 rendition of the WCJR in Guthrie, Oklahoma.
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Ugh
New NFR Agreement is (STILL) Void of Breakaway News
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Calling all seniors
New Resource for Senior Breakaway Horses! Equine Network Launches MySeniorHorse.com
Madalyn Richards' consistency was rewarded at the 2024 CNFR, where she took home the Breakaway Championship and All-Around Championship.
Whoop!
Texas A&M's Madalyn Richards Dominates CNFR, Unlocks New Opportunities with WCRA
ROPING TIPS
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The Basics
Breakaway Basics: A Horse's First Time Out of the Box
Make your horse's first experience with box work a positive one.
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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
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
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
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Ready to rodeo
2024 Patriot Reno Breakaway Event Details
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Ugh
New NFR Agreement is (STILL) Void of Breakaway News
Shiloh Napp is glad brother Shane Hadley is at her side, especially considering he wasn't supposed to live a few hours past his horrific accident while bulldogging in 2018.
Never back down
Living Proof: Shiloh Napp's Brother Shane Hadley Survives TBI to Push Breakaway Calves
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Breakaway 101: Rope Sizes and Terminology
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“Know Better, Do Better”
Madalyn Richards' consistency was rewarded at the 2024 CNFR, where she took home the Breakaway Championship and All-Around Championship.
Whoop!
Texas A&M's Madalyn Richards Dominates CNFR, Unlocks New Opportunities with WCRA

From elite tuning tips to breakaway 101 courses, Roping.com is the go-to resource for any level of roper who aspires to deliver their best with every nod.

BreakawayRoping.com Coaches include:

  • World Champion Breakaway Ropers from Martha Angelone to JJ Hampton
  • RFD TV’s The American Champion Madison Outhier
  • Jackpot standouts Josie Connor and Aspen Miller
  • Relentless Remuda’s cowboy extraordinaire Trevor Brazile
  • and many more!
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The Basics
Breakaway Basics: A Horse's First Time Out of the Box
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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
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Bits on bits
3 of Sarah Angelone's Top Breakaway Bits
#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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Calling all seniors
New Resource for Senior Breakaway Horses! Equine Network Launches MySeniorHorse.com
New Website Dedicated to the Care and Welfare of Horses, Donkeys, and Mules Aged 15 Years and Older
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"If he was sorrel I'd love him just the same."
Spotlight on McKenna Hickson's Appaloosa "Spot"
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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”
OUR PARTNERS
WCRA
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Better enter up
Breakaway On Track to Pay More Than Any Event at 2024 WCJR
Madalyn Richards' consistency was rewarded at the 2024 CNFR, where she took home the Breakaway Championship and All-Around Championship.
Whoop!
Texas A&M's Madalyn Richards Dominates CNFR, Unlocks New Opportunities with WCRA
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.
Red light, green light
It's "Go Time" for Kid Rock's Rock N Rodeo: Meet the 12 Breakaway Ropers
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
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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