The Tie-Down Breakdown: The Shane Hanchey Story
The 2013 World Champion Shane Hanchey breaks down his background and career.
Shane Hanchey roping a calf.
Shane Hanchey. | Click Thompson photo

Shane Hanchey has a world title and 14 NFR qualifications to his name, but becoming a professional tie-down roper wasn’t always the plan.

The Louisiana cowboy had a once-in-a-lifetime horse, Reata, who changed the course of his life, putting him on the path to the Thomas & Mack. But it hasn’t always been easy. Hanchey joins The Tie-Down Breakdown to reflect on growing up as a calf roper in south Louisiana, when he made the decision to rodeo for a living, his gold buckle, horse struggles and so much more.

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