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Tough Draw Talks

Tough Draw Talks

By Tough Draw
We are HUGE fans of the sport of rodeo and love everything about this culture and community, and with this podcast, we hope to give y’all an all access pass to some of the cowboys and cowgirls both inside and outside the dirt that make up this community. Appreciate you being along for the ride!
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Tough Draw Talks - Ep 19 - Katie Perschbacher & Laramie Wilson - Hookin W Ranch
On Episode 19 we are coming to you from the historic Fort Worth Stockyards at the BRAND ROOM, an amazing bar and restaurant right here in the backyards of our HQ! Today I am fortunate to be able to sit down with Katie Perschbacher and Laramie Wilson of Hookin W Ranch; part owners and all around handlers and haulers for the amazing world champion bull Woopaa amongst many other things! Appreciate ya being along for the ride!
01:12:31
February 17, 2022
Tough Draw Talks - Ep 18 - Josh Frost
On episode 18 of the Tough Draw Talks Podcast,we are coming to you from Cowboy Christmas at the Las Vegas Convention Center for the 2021 NFR in the Lane Frost Brand booth; with 2x NFR Qualifier, Josh Frost! Josh is no stranger to the cowboy way and what it takes to leave a legacy, he carries it everyday with his last name! Appreciate ya being along for the ride!
41:12
December 05, 2021
Tough Draw Talks - Ep 17 - Ky Hamilton
On episode 17 of the Tough Draw Talks Podcast we are coming to you from Cowboy Christmas at the Las Vegas Convention Center for the 2021 NFR at the Lane Frost Booth; with a special episode to sit down with the young Aussie Ky Hamilton! Ky has achieved a lot of success as a 2x NFR qualifier; Appreciate ya being along for the ride!
40:31
December 05, 2021
Tough Draw Talks - Ep 16 - José Vitor Leme
On episode 16 of the Tough Draw Talks Podcast, we are coming to you from Decatur, Texas with a special episode to sit down with the reigning PBR world champion and newly crowned record holder of highest marked ride in PBR history, José Vitor Leme. Appreciate ya being along for the ride!
32:09
August 04, 2021
Tough Draw Talks - Ep 15 - Colten Fritzlan
Today’s guest is arguably one of the brightest young stars of bull riding. Last year at the NFR he showed people why he’s a force to be reckoned with winning the event and PRCA Rookie of the Year, and this year he is leading the Rookie of the Year Race in the PBR; Colten Fritzlan is here with us! Check it out and leave us a review if you would! Appreciate you bein along for the ride!
54:57
July 29, 2021
Tough Draw Talks - Ep 14 - Dalton Kasel
We’re back in the stockyards with bull riding sensation, Dalton Kasel! Dalton is young, newly wed, growing his family, and is one of PBR’s most exciting, up and coming riders in the sport. We recently featured him in a short film where we learned some about his backstory, but wanted to get him on the podcast and dig deeper; especially coming off an elbow injury and giving the amazing performance he did in Bismarck, ND. Dalton’s humble nature is sure to make you a fan! Check it out and leave us a review if you would! Appreciate you being along for the ride!
45:54
June 24, 2021
Tough Draw Talks - Ep 13 - Bethany Iles & Rider Kiesner
Bringing you another podcast from the PRCA event put on by McCoy Rodeo in Atoka, OK; we have a SUPER special act you could say! Bethany and Rider were the 2020 PRCA Dress Act of the Year! Their show is amazing if you haven't gotten to witness it; including trick riding, trick ropes and even some more dangerous things we get into! Be sure and check it out; appreciate ya bein along for the ride!
36:06
May 28, 2021
Tough Draw Talks - Ep 12 - Cord McCoy
Today we have a man that wears so many hats! He’s a former PBR rider, former TV star, stock contractor and is the producer of the PRCA event we are at today; Cord McCoy is with us! Having all access to his event today, we have the unique opportunity to do his podcast in 2 parts, before and after the rodeo! Check it out and see what Cord McCoy is all about!
01:03:12
May 24, 2021
Tough Draw Talks - Ep 11 - Stetson Frost @ Mile0Fest in Key West, FL
It's been a while since we recorded, but for good reason! We are at Mile0Fest in Key West, FL with previous guest, Stetson Frost, to discuss what's been going on lately and how we've been working with the Lane Frost Brand on a new feature length documentary! We also dive into the amazing music festival that is Mile0Fest, so tune in and check it out!
37:54
May 01, 2021
Tough Draw Talks - Ep 10 - Matt West
This weekend the PBR has come to town after having to shift things around in Texas on their American Roots series of the UTB tour for the 2021 season and we have a special guest here to pull back that curtain. Appreciate you being along for the ride! With today’s episode, I’m pumped to welcome Matt West to the show. Matt is a man of many talents and jobs; from fitness and health to podcasting and most notably this weekend, host for the PBR broadcasts on RIDEPASS.
49:23
February 27, 2021
Tough Draw Talks - Ep 9 - Mason Taylor
We are excited to bring you an all access look today discussing the upcoming 2021 PBR season; appreciate you being along for the ride! Today we are joined by the Maypearl, TX product, Mason Taylor! Since his rookie year in 2019, Mason has been a staple on the Unleash the Beast tour and is one of the stickiest guys going. He started off the year hot at the Cowtown Classic and has his sights set on more than just a Top 15 finish!
35:13
January 15, 2021
Tough Draw Talks - Ep 8 - Blake Sharp (Sharp Bucking Bulls)
We are starting off 2021 in a big way and we look forward to bringing you the all access pass to the community and the sport you love all year this new year! Appreciate you being along for the ride! Speaking of BIG, today we have Blake Sharp of Sharp Bucking Bulls joining us. Blake has deep family ties to the contracting world and has been around the bull game for a while now. He’s involved with the PBR and is a shareholder of the ABBI which he’ll be competing in this weekend.
31:11
January 01, 2021
Tough Draw Talks - Ep 7 - 2020 Recap
Coming off of an amazing 2020 NFR, our entire team here at Tough Draw has a lot of thoughts and emotions about the first NFR in the state of Texas since 1961 and 2020 overall. In today's episode; I’ve got James Trawick and Sam Sengoll here with me from the team.
49:31
December 18, 2020
Tough Draw Talks - Ep 6 - Cody Rostockyj
With today’s episode, we are excited to have Cody Rostockyj join us. Cody has been such an amazing friend through my journey in the sport and has been a huge contributor to the Tough Draw team.
26:18
December 12, 2020
Tough Draw Talks - Ep 5 - Aaron Pass
With today’s episode, we have a bull rider that is known around the bull riding community as quite the hand; bull rider Aaron Pass. Aaron is a veteran of the sport and we are grateful for his incite and him being here with us today.
37:35
December 11, 2020
Tough Draw Talks - Ep 4 - Bryce Redo
With today’s episode, we hope to honor and give a platform to one of the oftentimes undervalued members of the rodeo performance, bullfighter Bryce Redo! Contestants get on and they have one job, but guys like Bryce have to be on their toes the entire event and put themselves in harms way for the love of the game ride after ride! Bryce has become a great friend to the Tough Draw team and we have so much respect for what he does for the sport.
31:23
December 10, 2020
Tough Draw Talks - Ep 3 - Taylor Hearn
With today’s episode, we talk all things Globe Life with not only a southpaw stud for the Texas Rangers, but also a man that’s got some deep ties to the roping world, Taylor Hearn. - I just recently got connected with Taylor, but I feel like this is gonna be a fun time.
29:21
December 09, 2020
Tough Draw Talks - Ep 2 - Eli Vastbinder
In today's episode our guest is a man that has achieved success in bull riding throughout his career and has been a huge factor in giving me incite to the sport and community I love so much; Eli Vastbinder. Eli has been a great friend and resource for the Tough Draw team throughout the last several years and we were excited to sit down and talk about life, success and rodeo.
38:05
December 08, 2020
Tough Draw Talks - Ep 1 - Stetson Frost
With today’s episode, we have the man behind the Lane Frost Brand,  Stetson Frost. If you don’t know about Lane Frost Brand, you need to  check out all their gear and what all they’re doing for the sport of  rodeo all in honor of one of the greatest cowboys the sport has ever  known...Lane Frost. From his world championships, to his tragic death in  Cheyenne, Lane’s story has been immortalized in several ways and  throughout my journey of creating content for the sport, I’ve been  fortunate to get to know Stetson and the Frost family.
28:50
December 07, 2020