brad barkemeyer

#RideWithBrad: When To Use Bell Boots

Do you know when you should use bell boots on your horse? Brad explains why he uses bell boots and when he uses them on his horses.  Read More


#RideWithBrad: What's a Bit's Purchase?

Do you know what a bit's purchase is? Brad Barkemeyer explains why the bit's purchase is one of the most important parts of your horse's bit.  Read More


#RideWithBrad: Use What Works

It's not always black and white when it comes to riding, it's about what works best with your horse.  Read More


#RideWithBrad: The Rollback Drill

Improve your rollback before your next show by using Brad Barkemeyer's rollback drill. Before you try this exercise, be sure you've practiced Brad's backing-up exercise, outlined here.  Read More


#RideWithBrad: Kick Off Those Boots

See why Brad recommends leaving your splint boots off your horse when you're riding and it's hot outside.  Read More


#RideWithBrad: Back-Up Exercise

Sometimes your horse is stiffer in his body going one way over... Read More


Stop With the Cow

by Brad Barkemeyer The stop sets your horse up for success when boxing a cow. Read More


Circle Up Safely

by Brad Barkemeyer Stay in position when finishing a cow horse run, and both you and your horse will stay safe and possibly earn credit for your score. Read More


Win-A-Day with Brad Barkemeyer

We caught up with trainer Brad Barkemeyer to find out what he enjoys most about working with amateurs, what he focuses on in his program, and his most-shared piece of riding advice. Learn more about Brad, and then sign up for a chance for you and nine of your friends to win a day with him at your place! Read More


#WalkInOurBoots with Performance Trainer Brad Barkemeyer

by Alexis Bennett Catch up with cow horse and reining trainer Brad Barkemeyer as he shares how he prepares his amateur Select competitors for the AQHA Select World Show and how he helps them set goals for each show season. Read More


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