On his way to the topKilldeer’s Gartner an up-and-comer in tie-down, team roping From an early age, Duane Gartner encouraged his son, Drew, to keep working on his roping technique. If the rope didn’t snag, so be it. If the toss wasn’t pretty, it didn’t matter. The only thing that made a difference to Duane was that the young cowboy learned to keep trying.
By: Dustin Monke, The Dickinson Press