Breakaway Roping

A timed competition, rather than a scored event, for amateur and youth contestants. In breakaway roping, the rope is attached to the saddle horn with a heavy string allowing it to break when a legal catch is made. All other calf roping rules apply.

September 18, 2020 | News and Publications , Timed / Speed events
Hone your rope horse warm-up strategy with 8 tips from AQHA Professional Horseman Clay Logan.
August 14, 2020 | Timed Events , Training
Jackie and Charly Crawford map their method for creating a legitimately rope-broke horse.
July 21, 2020 | News and Publications , Timed / Speed events
Professional roper Jackie Crawford’s demonstrates her drills for desensitizing a new rope horse.
February 07, 2020 | Timed Events , Timed / Speed events
Use lateral work as part of your rope horse training regimen.
January 10, 2020 | News and Publications , Training
World-renowned roping clinician and horse trainer Lari Dee Guy takes us through her steps to ensure her horses have a rock-solid start out of the roping box.