Jordon Briggs’ Drill for Nervous Barrel Racing Colts

Learn how to get your young horse's brain engaged before going to the barrels from reigning WPRA world champion Jordon Briggs.
Jordon Briggs riding colt coach and World Champion Barrel Racer Jordon Briggs works her 4-year-old Epic Leader futurity colt. She demonstrates how she gets his brain engaged before going to the barrels.

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About Jordon Briggs

A household name in the barrel racing industry, as well as the reigning WPRA world champion Jordon Briggs is a two-time Barrel Futurities of America World Champion. She is additionally a two-time Wrangler National Finals Rodeo qualifier. Consistently ranked among the top futurity riders in the business, Jordon has built the reputation of breeding and training exceptional barrel horses. These horses have gone on to have winning rodeo and aged event careers with other riders.

“The husband and wife team of Justin and Jordon Briggs have worked to establish an unrivaled training program at Briggs Performance Horses,” said Bonnie Wheatley, content director for Barrel Racing Magazine and “I think Justin’s colt starting series gives barrel racers a unique glimpse behind the curtain into the philosophy and the day-to-day routines from the first ride on through the process of developing the skills and confidence that transforms raw prospects into elite equine athletes. Justin and Jordon do it all themselves and the success they’ve had together is well proven and something we’re very proud to share.”

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