NYS Match a big success

The weather held for a great day of riding at Old Bethpage Village Restoration. Plenty of spectators came out to watch rider compete for the title of “top mounted shooter” in New York.

Congratulations to Rich for winning top honors and to Mary for being the top cowgirl.

Thanks everyone for a great day and thanks to everyone who came out to watch. Come join us on Saturday, September 13 for a clinic/practice at Old Bethpage Village.

The following weekend – on Sunday, September 21 -we will be hosting a demonstration at the Smithtown Country Fair. That’s another fun day when spectators can get “up close and personal” with the horses and learn more about cowboy mounted shooting.

2014 Schedule Updates

We have some small schedule updates for Island Long Rider events. Here is what we have set for the remainder of 2014:
1. Saturday, August 23: NYS Match. This has been on the schedule and there are no changes.
2. Saturday, September 13: This is now a Practice/Clinic.
3. Sunday, September 21: Smithtown Country Fair. This is a demo event.
4. Sunday, October 26: This is a change of dates for October. As of now, the facility is actually closed on that day, so there will be no spectators.
5. Saturday , November 15: Match is still on the schedule. Hopefully, the weather will hold!

NYS Championship Match – Aug 23

It’s almost here.

Don’t miss the 2014 CSA Cowboy Mounted Shooting Championship Match. Match will be held on Saturday, August 23 at Old Bethpage Village Restoration. Custom belt buckles will be award to the top cowboy and top cowgirl.

This will be a fun match that you don’t want to miss.

Spectators are always welcome – come out and meet the riders and horses! Great fun for the whole family.

Riders: Get your registration form in today to reserve your spot in the go order.

June and July Match results

Finally able to update the page…

Results from the June and July matches are now available on the events and forms page.

Great job everyone!

Next match is the NY State Championship on August 23. As long as we have a minimum of 10 riders, there will be buckles awarded for top cowboy and top cowgirl. Get ready for a fun day of ridin’ and shootin’

Get your registration form in today to reserve your spot in the go order.

2014 Schedule Updates

Important: There have been some updates to the 2014 schedule. Due to conflicts our April match has been moved to April 5 and our July match to July 12.

Mark you calendars! Entry forms will be updated soon. (you can still enter with the old form, just write in the new date).

The current 2014 schedule can be found on our events and forms page.

PA Farm Show is coming!

The Island Long Riders will be performing two demonstrations at the 2014 PA Farm Show. Come see us in Harrisburg, PA on Friday and Saturday, January 10 and 11.

This is a great event (all indoors – no worries about weather). Can’t wait to see this year’s butter sculpture!

Contact us for details!

CSA Northeast Regional Match – Oct 5-6

The NE Regional match is right around the corner. Make sure you get your registrations in NOW!

This match will be held at Roundtuit Ranch in Enfield CT. We will have 2 days of CSA stages a rifle competition and a special cowboy challenge course. For more details, visit the CT Renegades website at www.ctrenegades.com.

You can also download the registration form from our website at this link

Regional Match Entry Form