This is the first-ever book that shares the training techniques and philosophy of Charmayne James, the most successful barrel racer in history. Charmayne shares her vel methods in her own words. Also included are vignettes of horses and riders that illustrate Charmayne's approach to identifying and correcting problems and mistakes, as well examples and experiences from over twenty years as a world class competitor in this exciting event.
Charmayne James is the greatest barrel racer of all time. She is the All Time Leading Money Earner in the sport, the first-ever Million Dollar Earner. She's the first Women's Professional Rodeo Association Member to earn the coveted #1 Back Number at the National Finals Rodeo and was the first WPRA Member listed in the Guinness Book of World Records. She's won more individual World Championships than any other woman in professional sports. Her barrel racing clinics are booked years in advance, and she is in demand as a speaker/clinician at horse expos and events across the world. She's been featured in every major horse publication, as well as in Sports Illustrated, People Magazine, USA Today, and others, and has appeared on Good Morning America, the CBS Morning Show, ABC Wide World of Sports, and other major programs. She owns and operates her breeding and training operation in Athens, Texas, where she lives with husband, Tony Garritano, and their son Tyler Anthony.