How to Trick Rope

Wild West Arts Club - Chapters on the history of roping and roping today. Author clare johnson spent 10 years writing this book which is now called the "Bible of Trick Roping. This in-depth book includes Clare's hand-drawn sketches and easy-to-follow directions. You will definitely enjoy Clare's book. If you're a performer in a western act or just a fan of roping.

. Cotton, poly and Maguey roping are covered from start to finish of each trick.

Cowboy Roping and Rope Tricks

Dover Publications - Exhibition rope spinning is an american sport with strong Mexican roots, smells, sounds, born amid the sights, and excitement of the great American West. More difficult stunts such as the butterfly, and roll-over even professional athletes and dancers find real exercise! Practicing these complex stunts will not only keep you in good physical shape but will sharpen the coordination of hand, Zigzag, eye, Ocean Wave, and body.

Whether you're learning for fun or for exercise, you'll find rope spinning a practical sport. When he wrote this book, figure 8s, and zigzags in stampedes, rodeos, he had behind him 20 years' experience of spinning his rope into rolls, roundups, and frontier days all over the country. He has a good way with words, too, and if you'll follow his directions, you'll soon find yourself managing the rope like an old hand.

Cowboy Roping and Rope Tricks - Besides being a wonderful spectacle, rope spinning makes great exercise, too. Even the first stunts the beginner learns — the simple flat loop, shoulders, back, and the Wedding Ring — bring into play the muscles of right and left arms, neck, the vertical loop, and legs. Among the rewards of rope spinning are healthy exercise, improved coordination, and a spectacular and graceful skill.

One of the best of the old-time champion rope spinners was Chester Byers. With equipment that takes up little space and costs next to nothing, you can spin a loop any time and any place, indoors and out even for the hardest stunts, the loop rarely exceeds six feet in diameter.

The Secrets of Trick Roping: A Beginners Guide to Trick Roping

AuthorHouse - Because i went through all the trial and error of learning to trick rope, i am able to give you the secrets you will need to help you master the rare the art. I have been performing since i was 15 at school assemblies, rodeos and many other social events. This is a great book for anyone who wants to learn how to trick rope.

. I give away all my tips on how to get started, what types of ropes to use and how to perform all of the famous tricks. Used book in Good Condition.