Extreme Cowboy Races ??

       The Horse Forum > Riding Horses > Western Riding

Extreme Cowboy Races ??

This is a discussion on Extreme Cowboy Races ?? within the Western Riding forums, part of the Riding Horses category
  • Extreme cowboy race romeo
  • Extreme cowboy races riding curtain

LinkBack Thread Tools
    02-08-2010, 12:06 PM
Extreme Cowboy Races ??

I have watched a few Extreme Cowboy Races on TV this winter.. Looks kinda interesting and fun.. just wanted to get others opinion.
Sponsored Links
    02-08-2010, 05:37 PM
I like the idea of them and someday would like to compete in one. Just for the fun of it because most of that stuff is just a variation of what I do every day anyway.
    02-08-2010, 06:51 PM
I have a horse that I think would be good at it but most of them are too far away. The one thing I don't like is the riding bareback. Too old for that but maybe that's not for amatures?
    02-08-2010, 07:14 PM
Honestly, I'd never heard of them until today while watching RFD-TV. Had planned to look them up to see what they were like.
    02-08-2010, 07:49 PM
Green Broke
I have a friend who entered her horse in a couple of the Cowboy Races with Craig Cameron. She had her trainer ride her horse. She really likes them and I like the concept, although I don't think I'm ready to enter one, lol!

But I would love to just have a trail obstacle course to play around with like that. Not being timed or anything, but just to work my horses through the obstacles. That would be cool!
    02-08-2010, 08:03 PM
I would love to try a lower level one...there is one about two hours away from me in TX. I might go just to have fun. They have some junior an novice classes so it should be great! Lol I think romeo would do decent an it would be just for fun anyway lol
    02-08-2010, 08:37 PM
I would love to be on one of those!!!! That would be soo great...except for water crossings...lol.
    02-08-2010, 08:38 PM
I think the cowboy challenges are great! Whether it's an actual Craig Cameron one or something more local....
The cowboy challenge is good for english and western horses since it is all about good horsemanship and teaching your horse to be adaptable and multi-talented.
I did one at a week-long trail ride and it was great! We had to open adn close gates, sidepass, throw a lasso, ride down a steep hill, go through pool noodles hanging above the horse's head, etc. Good training for any horse. My little arab did great, my new guy has yet to be tested.
    02-09-2010, 01:25 PM
I have been making plans this winter to build some obstacles and try to make one for us to use at home.. I think it would be good for our horses and myself and my husband. I would love to be able to go watch one, but I think the closest around here is about 4 - 5 hours from me..
    02-09-2010, 01:41 PM
They look like alot of fun, I would have to agree We did a "remake" of one at our 4-H horse clinic, and we had a blast. It was timed and everything. Very good idea. We were going to go see it at Equine Affair last year in Columbus, Ohio but we didnt end up staying that long

Quick Reply
Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

Already have a Horse Forum account?
Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

New to the Horse Forum?
Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Old Thread Warning
This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Extreme Cowboy Race practice CheyAut Horse Pictures 31 01-27-2010 02:51 PM
Extreme Cowboy Qtswede Horse Tack and Equipment 0 12-19-2009 03:39 AM
TWH wins Craig Cameron's Extreme Cowboy Race walkinthewalk Gaited Horses 5 05-12-2009 12:03 PM
thrils'n'spills at the races mattie Horse Videos 6 02-14-2009 01:56 AM
The Extreme Cowboy Race katieandduke Western Riding 9 01-05-2009 09:43 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:16 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0