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OTRR is dedicated to getting inside the mind of the rodeo athlete, and showing what makes this amazing competitor continue on. Our goal is to showcase the inspiration, motivation and the determination outside of the arena and what carries them mentally to each rodeo……where motivation meets determination and the story gets told.

“Ability is what you’re capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.”

Latest News

Motivate and Dominate: 2014 Cheyenne Frontier Days Winner Brenda Mays, brought to you by Kentucky Performance Products.

This months Motivate and Dominate goes to the 2012 National Finals Average Champion Brenda Mays. Brenda defines motivation while she continues to dominate in the arena. She has overcome setbacks and still pushes forward. Losing her amazing horse Judge Buy Cash earlier this year she has still persevered with her other mount, Judge My Fame aka "Dora". They have really come together as a team, recently winning Cheyenne Frontier Days. When Mays completed Read more »

Taking a Step Back...

Lately, I have found myself saying "well I needed to take a step back" a lot. The truth is, taking a step back from the journey you are on, sometimes brings a new perspective. I have taken time off this year from my horses because mentally I needed a break. I also experienced some unforeseen changes and needed to focus on other things. Now that I am back riding and getting closer to getting back into the arena, that step back has taught me a lot. Read more »

Barrel Racing Questions?? Hear from the Pros..

We talked to the professionals about issues that may arise with barrel horses and how they care for their horses while on the road. We asked NFR Qualifer Jackie Jatzlau how to get more run from your horse. Her response: I am strong believer that speed comes from confidence.  That means confidence in the horse AND confidence in you as a rider.. read more here. Keeping your horse calm in the alley, NFR Qualifer Shada Brazile had this to say... Before Read more »