Jackie Hobbs-Crawford discusses the big announcement made by RFD-TV regarding breakaway roping.

There’s lots of big changes happening in the world of breakaway!

News recently broke that the WCRA would begin to include breakaway at their events, and now RFD TV’s The American has added to the excitement by announcing their inclusion of breakaway roping. The guaranteed payout for the first year is $85,000!

One of the cowgirls most enthusiastic about breakaway being added to The American is Jackie Hobbs-Crawford. Speaking to reporters, Jackie mentioned that her husband has competed at the event many times, and she’s looking forward to turning it into a family affair.

Fast-forward to 2:05 to listen to Jackie discuss what it means to her to have breakaway roping added to the World’s Richest Weekend in Western Sports.