Common Mistakes When Backing Here are the common mistakes Brad Barkemeyer sees non pros make when they’re asking a horse to back up. By H&R Editors | December 7, 2020 | 1 minute read Watch now! Are you guilty of making these mistakes when backing? Brad Barkemeyer shows you problems he sees riders run into when they ask their horses to back. To watch click here. What did you think of this article? Submit Rating Thank you for your feedback!