Your horse must understand how to collect up and rate to effectively turn the barrels.
Molly Powell covers the principles of barrel racing. If you're new to the sport, this lesson will guide you through the fundamentals and how to achieve them during a run.
Horses that move with excessive animation instead of forward motion waste time and expel energy that could be used to run a better barrel pattern. Identify what’s causing your horse to rise up and learn to level him out with these tips.
Use these tips to make crisp barrel turns with the right barrel racing approach.