I won the National Barrel Horse Association World Championship and also qualified and competed at the National Finals Rodeo in this bit. It's a winner! Use this bit for starting a young horse or the competition horse." Martha Josey Remember: start with the lightest bit possible and progress from there. It's difficult to move backwards.
Stage B is all about transition, with the introduction of leverage and curb pressure. Short shanked bits and half-gags comprise Stage B.