Stran’s Blog

Building STS Ranchwear

I have had so many questions about building STS Ranchwear and how our vision has grown beyond that to be a successful brand.   I kind of scratch my head too at times. We reached our 5 years goals and the end of 2 years, and just keep growing. It’s been an unbelievable journey and blessing […]

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The Difference with Matt and Kendal Hagee

A couple of weeks ago, we had the honor of being guests on “The Difference with Matt and Kendal Hagee.  What a great experience with some great people. A long time ago, someone told me that you can always tell great leaders by the people that they choose to surround themselves by. Everyone, from the […]

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Equine Champions for Christ

A couple of weeks ago, I had an amazing experience with an unbelievable group of people who are changing lives through what they love. Whenever I showed up at Hamilton, TX to teach this school, I knew it would be good, but I had no idea how life changing it as going to be. Equine […]

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Lunch at The 6666 Ranch

Recently I had to deliver some bulls that The 6666 Ranch had bought from me. I had the pleasure of taking my dad with me to have lunch at the ranch headquarters in Guthrie. When we got there they had a feast prepared, which from my understanding is the way they eat everyday. Im talking […]

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Gitano Jacket by STS Ranchwear

The Gitano soft shell jacket is by far my most favorite jacket out of our new spring line. It’s nice material that has been proven to be real light weight but still warm. It also its light enough that your movement is not restricted, which is important to me. The Gitano is unique because there is not […]

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New Years Resolution? Not me!

I really don’t like New Years Resolutions because to me it’s just a fad and people nearly always break their resolutions. Every year my routine is to set aside a little bit of time to reflect on the past year and review and grade things that I’ve tried to accomplish in the previous year. For […]

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Preg Checking Cows

Pregnancy checking your cows is important because, first of all, it helps you in your culling process. If the cow is open and she had a good opportunity to breed, then you know you probably don’t want to keep her. This is a common mistake with smaller cow herds. They don’t see the importance of […]

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“Ain’t Nobody Got Time For That!”

This is always a hectic time of the year for me. I used to think it was because I was trying to get ready to rope at the WNFR. In fact that was probably the simplest time of getting ready, because all I did was focusing on roping at the finals. And now I’ve got […]

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Journey to NFR ’15

Marcos came to the United States from Brazil, didn’t know our culture, didn’t know our language, and didn’t know anything about Pro Rodeo other than what he had seen on TV.

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Do You Know How to Practice?

In organized sports there are a lot of benefits of having a coach, but there are some negatives also. One, some coaches can’t see the potential you have. Two, they can’t measure your heart or your try. Three, if you’re not careful they can hinder your dreams. When you rodeo it’s just the opposite of […]

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