When you progress as a header to be around a #5 or #6, Dustin explains in this video you may be starting to rope a steer “on the gain”. He talks about how you can practice this on the dummy as well as how your loop angles will change.
Some horses learn to read your swing and delivery and begin to get short on you when they know you are about to throw. In this video, Dustin Egusquiza discusses what you can do to avoid your horse “cheating” you.
Not only is JoJo Lemond known for his roping skills, but he is a great horse trainer also. In this video, he goes into detail about some of the training he and his son Newt have done together to improve their mounts! Check it out!
Clay Tryan shows a couple of his favorite drills to help with heading issues like splitting the horns and hitting steers in the back of the head.