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Join us every week for a new episode of "The Ride with Cord McCoy" on RFD-TV.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Take a journey each week with Cow Horse Productions as we travel the country and the world to provide a glimpse into the life of today's modern working ranch cowboy. We take you to acclaimed ranches and show you the secrets of true horsemanship as he works with highly regarded experts. From working cattle to perfecting turnarounds, you will learn techniques from the best.

 

Then, we will take you from the ranch to the show arena to demonstrate how ranch work translates into the competition world. From reining to going down the fence, "The Ride" will give you the inside look at it all.

 

Whether you enjoy the thrill of top-level competition or just appreciate the history of western lifestyle and the American Cowboy, you are sure to enjoy "The Ride," an action-packed TV show.

 

-Channel 231 on Dish Network

-Channel 345 on Direct TV

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Upcoming Shows of the third season of "The Ride with Cord McCoy"

 

January 20, 2014: (new) Cord McCoy spends time at Sycamore Springs Ranch and highlights the Exotic Animal Auction. Locust Grove, OK.

 

January 27, 2014: (new) Cord McCoy competes with his bulls at the ABBI World Finals at the South Point Casino. Las Vegas, NV.

 

February 3, 2014: (new) Cord McCoy gives us the behind the scenes with PBR's entertainer Flint Rasmussen. Las Vegas, NV.

 

February 10, 2014: (new) Cord McCoy rides with the Las Vegas Metro Police Department's Mounted Unit. Las Vegas, NV.

 

February 17, 2014: Cord McCoy learns about ABBI's Back Seat Buckers. Stephenville, TX.

 

February 24, 2014: (new) Cord McCoy learns about the American and visits with World Champion bull rider Justin McBride who is coming out of retirement to compete. Aurora, NE.

 

March 3, 2014: (new) Cord McCoy learns about the miniature bull riding tour at the National Western Stock Show. Denver, CO.

 

March 10, 2014: (new) Cord McCoy visits the historic Pitzer Ranch. Ericson, NE.

 

March 17, 2014: (new) Cord McCoy spends time at the 108th National Western Stock Show. Denver, CO.

 

March 24, 2014: (new) Cord McCoy learns about PFI Western Store. Springfield, MO.

 

March 31, 2014: (new) Cord McCoy rides with trainer Corey Cushing and NRCHA Futurity Champion CD Diamond. Scottsdale, AZ.

 

April 7, 2014: (new) Cord McCoy rides with NCHA cutter Scott Amos. Loma, CO.

 

April 14, 2014: (new) Cord McCoy visits and rides with an inspirational cowgirl, Amberley Snyder. Logan Utah.  

 

April 21, 2014: (re-run) Cord McCoy spends time at Sycamore Springs Ranch and highlights the Exotic Animal Auction. Locust Grove, OK.

 

April 28, 2014: (re-run) Cord McCoy competes with his bulls at the ABBI World Finals at the South Point Casino. Las Vegas, NV.

 

May 5, 2014: (re-run) Cord McCoy gives us the behind the scenes with PBR's entertainer Flint Rasmussen. Las Vegas, NV.

 

May 12, 2014: (re-run) Cord McCoy rides with the Las Vegas Metro Police Department's Mounted Unit. Las Vegas, NV.

 

May 19, 2014: (re-run) Cord McCoy learns about ABBI's Back Seat Buckers. Stephenville, TX.

 

May 26, 2014: (re-run) Cord McCoy learns about the miniature bull riding tour at the National Western Stock Show. Denver, CO.

 

June 2, 2014: (re-run) Cord McCoy visits the historic Pitzer Ranch. Ericson, NE.

 

June 9, 2014: (re-run) Cord McCoy spends time at the 108th National Western Stock Show. Denver, CO.

 

June 16, 2014: (re-run) Cord McCoy rides with trainer Corey Cushing and NRCHA Futurity Champion CD Diamond. Scottsdale, AZ.

 

June 23, 2014: (re-run) Cord McCoy rides with NCHA cutter Scott Amos. Loma, CO.

 

June 30, 2014: (re-run) Cord McCoy visits and rides with an inspirational cowgirl, Amberley Snyder. Logan Utah.

 

July 7, 2014: (new) Cord McCoy visits the Adams Ranch Established in 1937.  Fort Pierce, Florida.

 

July 14, 2014: (new) Cord McCoy visits with two time PBR World Champion bull rider Chris Shivers.  Jonesville, Louisiana.

 

July 21, 2014: (new) Cord McCoy ropes at a World Series of Team Roping event. Shawnee, Oklahoma.

 

July 28, 2014: (new) Cord McCoy helps a neighbor with a hog problem. Tupelo, Oklahoma.

 

August 4, 2014: (new) Cord McCoy visits with the "Duke of the Chutes," Harry Vold.  Pueblo, Colorado.

 

August 11, 2014: (new) Cord McCoy helps with the branding at the Stuart Ranch. Waurika, Oklahoma.

 

August 18, 2014: (new) Cord McCoy attends the Mini Bull Riders Association Guilherme Marchi Invitational tour event. Terrell Texas.

 

August 25, 2014: (new) Cord McCoy visits with NRCHA professional Shawn Hays. Nocona, Texas.

 

September 1, 2014: (new) Part 1 of 3; Cord McCoy coaches riders at the Cody Nite Rodeo. Cody, Wyoming.

 

September 8, 2014: (new) Part 2 of 3; Cord McCoy coaches riders at the Cody Nite Rodeo. Cody, Wyoming.

 

September 15, 2014: (new) Part 3 of 3; Cord McCoy coaches riders at the Cody Nite Rodeo. Cody, Wyoming.

 

September 22, 2014: (new) Cord McCoy visits Robin and Kate Wiltshire at the Turtle Ranch to learn how they train animals for TV and film. Dubois, Wyoming.

 

September 29, 2014: (new) Cord McCoy learns how to Shoot Like a Girl. Birmingham, Alabama.

 

October 6, 2014: (re-run) Cord McCoy visits the Adams Ranch, established in 1937.  Fort Pierce, Florida.

 

October 13, 201: (re-run) Cord McCoy visits with two time PBR World Champion bull rider Chris Shivers.  Jonesville, Louisiana.

 

October 20, 2014: (re-run) Cord McCoy ropes at a World Series of Team Roping event. Shawnee, Oklahoma.

 

October 27, 2014: (re-run) Cord McCoy helps a neighbor with a hog problem. Tupelo, Oklahoma.

 

November 7, 2014: (re-run) Cord McCoy ropes at a World Series of Team Roping event. Shawnee, Oklahoma.

 

November 14, 2014: (new) Cord McCoy rides at the Cornerstone Ranch Sorting Finals. Alton, Missouri.

 

November 21, 2014: (re-run) Cord McCoy visits with the "Duke of the Chutes," Harry Vold.  Pueblo, Colorado.

 

November 28, 2014: (re-run) Cord McCoy helps with the branding at the Stuart Ranch. Waurika, Oklahoma.

 

December 5, 2014: (new) Cord McCoy attends the Mini Bull Riders Association Guilherme Marchi Invitational tour event. Terrell Texas.

 

December 12, 2014: (re-run) Cord McCoy visits with NRCHA professional Shawn Hays. Nocona, Texas.

 

December 19, 2014: (re-run) Part 1 of 3; Cord McCoy coaches riders at the Cody Nite Rodeo. Cody, Wyoming.

 

December 26, 2014: (re-run) Part 2 of 3; Cord McCoy coaches riders at the Cody Nite Rodeo. Cody, Wyoming.

 

January 2, 2015: (re-run) Part 3 of 3; Cord McCoy coaches riders at the Cody Nite Rodeo. Cody, Wyoming.

 

 


 

 

July 1, 2013: Meet Cord McCoy in his second season as the host of The Ride. In this new episode, we visit the McCoy Ranch in Tupelo, Oklahoma, and talk with Cord's family.

 

July 8, 2013: Cord participates in the J.W. Hart PBR Challenge bull-riding competition in Decateur, Texas. Not only will you see some world-class bull riding but also during the Challenge, 5 soldiers were recognized and rewarded for their service and sacrifices. "The Ride" cameras caught the touching presentation that offers surprises for all.

 

July 15, 2013: Cord visits with his long-time friend, Ross Coleman, a tough-as-nails retired bullrider, and his family.

 

July 22, 2013: To develop a world champion bucking bull, it takes strong genetics and a little technological savvy. That's what the host shows his viewers in the July 22 episode of "The Ride with Cord McCoy." McCoy, a champion cowboy, reality TV star and host of the show, also raises bucking bulls, she he has the opportunity to take viewers on the ride while he tries to take genetics from world champion bucking bulls Asteroid, Bushwhacker and Shepherd Hills Tested and mixes them with some of his proven momma cows.

 

July 31, 2013: Joe Howard Williamson is many things to many people, but most of all, he's a cowboy. During the July 29 episode of "The Ride with Cord McCoy," editors and producers of the show allow Williamson to be the storyteller he is, too.

 

August 5, 2013: The story of Lane Frost is one that was told in the movie "8 Seconds," but there's so much to the life and death of one of rodeo's truest legends. His fans will get to see that in the Aug. 5 episode of "The Ride with Cord McCoy," which airs at 1 and 11 p.m. Eastern on Monday on RFD-TV. McCoy visits with Frost's parents, Clyde and Elsie, as well as others who were close to the cowboy. Now 24 years after his death, Lane Frost's life is still impacting others' lives.

 

August 12, 2013: How do livestock producers find the next generation of great animal athletes? They develop them through strong genetics and the training and nutrition it takes to be the next superstar. They get to test that talent against other great bucking bulls during the American Heritage, an ABBI-produced event that pays out about $400,000 during its competition in June. This show is filled with brilliant footage and insightful interviews.

 

August 19, 2013: Many of the biggest names in professional rodeo and bull riding got their start at the youth level. Over time and as they matured as competitors, cowboys and cowgirls tested their talents in every level of development. That's why so many of the best contestants in the sport found their way to the International Youth Finals Rodeo. The event, which takes place every July in Shawnee, Okla., is the feature on this episode of "The Ride with Cord McCoy."

 

August 26, 2013: What Dell Hendricks can do with a reining horse is spectacular. He's the top trainer in the sport, and his Hendricks Reining complex features top-quality animals. Hendricks will be featured in the next episode of "The Ride with Cord McCoy."

 

September 2, 2013: Those interested in the world of reining horses tend to find themselves in north Texas, and there's a good reason behind that. It's home to some of the greatest training complexes in the world and hundreds of the top horses. That's why it will be featured on this episode of "The Ride with Cord McCoy."

 

September 9, 2013: Great steads mean everything to people in the Western world, and "The Ride with Cord McCoy" looks into that during this episode. McCoy talks to reining horse professionals about the legacy of Colonels Smoking Gun, one of the top sires in the industry that died July 8. He also visits Express Ranches, where he gives viewers a detailed look at the famous Express Clydesdales.

 

September 16, 2013: As a world traveler, Cord McCoy has experienced much in his young lifetime. During trips to Australia, he learned about the equine sport campdrafting. Once he learned the sport had made its way to the United States, McCoy found a way to be there. His detailed lessons about the sport are the subject of this episode of "The Ride with Cord McCoy."

 

September 23, 2013: Forrest Lucas makes no bones about it; he doesn't like the stories being told by radical animal rights groups. To counteract the lies he sees being authored, he has developed Protect The Harvest, an organization that combats the extremists' messages with grassroots efforts to educate people on the truths about animal welfare. His story, from being raised on a farm with little money to driving a truck for a living to creating the Lucas Oil Products empire, is told on the Sept. 23 episode of "The Ride with Cord McCoy."

 

September 30, 2013: Willow Brook Farms has an amazing history in the equine business. C.T Fuller and his great stallion, Joe Cody, have been inducted into the halls of fame for the American Quarter Horse Association and the National Reining Horse Association, and Cord McCoy takes viewers on a little history lesson about the longstanding facility in Pennsylvania on the next episode of "The Ride with Cord McCoy," which airs at 1 and 11 p.m. Eastern time Monday on RFD-TV.

 

October 7, 2013: (rerun) Cord participates in the J.W. Hart PBR Challenge bull-riding competition in Decateur, Texas. Not only will you see some world-class bull riding but also during the Challenge, 5 soldiers were recognized and rewarded for their service and sacrifices. "The Ride" cameras caught the touching presentation that offers surprises for all.

 

October 14, 2013: (rerun) Cord visits with his long-time friend, Ross Coleman, a tough-as-nails retired bullrider, and his family.

 

October 21, 2013: (new) For the last 25 years, Cord McCoy has been riding bucking animals. That's pretty good for a man that's just 33 years old. He made a name for himself doing so, earning five International Professional Rodeo Association championships, a berth to the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo and six qualifications to the Professional Bull Riders World Finals.

 

October 28, 2013: (new) Special presentation – Preview of the McCoy Ranch production bull sale. Tupelo, OK. Read a press release about McCoy's bull which is among the best in the world here.

 

November 4, 2013: (re-run) Cord McCoy works to improve the genetics of his bucking bulls by breeding his cows to some of the best bucking bulls in the world.

 

November 11, 2013: (re-run) Cord McCoy visits with non-pro cutting world champion Joe Howard Williamson at his Switch House Ranch in Henrietta, TX.

 

November 18, 2013: (re-run) Cord McCoy spends time at the Lane Frost bull riding and bull fighting school.

 

November 25, 2013: (re-run) Cord McCoy travels to the ABBI American Heritage bucking bull event. Guthrie, OK.

 

December 2, 2013: (re-run) Cord McCoy visits with top high school rodeo competitors at the IFYR. Shawnee, OK.

 

December 9, 2013: (re-run) Cord McCoy and his brother Jet visit with top reining horse trainer Dell Hendricks. Texas.

 

December 16, 2013: (re-run) Cord McCoy visits McQuay Stables and McCutcheon Reining Horses in TX.

 

December 23, 2013: (re-run) Cord McCoy learns about the Express Clydesdales and presents a tribute to the great reining stallion, Gunner.

 

December 30, 2013: (re-run) Cord McCoy learns about the Australian sport of Campdrafting and introduces the US National Campdraft Association, Kiowa, CO.

 

January 6, 2014: (re-run) Cord McCoy learns about Protect the Harvest, an organization that fights for the rights of American farmers, sportsmen and animal owners. Indianapolis, IN.

 

January 13, 2014: (re-run) Cord McCoy visits Willow Brook Farms to learn the history of C.T. Fuller and the famous Sire Joe Cody, PA.

 

 


 

Cow Horse Productions is selling DVDs of Season 1 episodes. Click here to visit our store!

 

Past Guests on The Ride include:

 

Todd Crawford - DVD of these episodes is available here

 

Gerald Cosby, Head Trainer at Circle Y Ranch

 

Clint Haverty - DVD of these episodes is available here

 

Bozo Rogers from Kalpowar Quarter Horses

 

Joe Wolter

 

Randy Rieman

 

Blue Allen

 

Kevin Meyer

 

Josh Peek - DVD of these episodes is available here - a viewer favorite!

 

Dave Wolfe, President of Ranch Sorting National Championships - DVD of these episodes is available here

 

People Helping Horses

 

7S Stuart Ranch

 

Dick Pieper

 

Jason Rutz

 

Dave Stewart

 

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