June Results Available

Another great match. Thanks to the riders and spectators who came out to our June match at Old Bethpage Village Restoration. The weather was fabulous and a great time was had by all.

Results for this and prior events are available here: ILR Results

Next event is Sunday, July 19. Hope to see you all then.

Get all the latest and most up to date news on our Facebook page: ILR on Facebook

2015 Schedule Available

Our initial 2015 schedule is available. See the sidebar or visit our events page.

Plenty of fun planned for this year. Time to wipe the snow away, forget the cold and cowboy up.

First event will be April 19 at Old Bethpage Village Restoration. We plan to offer a new horse/new rider clinic at this event. If you were thinking about getting into Cowboy Mounted Shooting, this is the one for you.

Contact us today for details and to reserve your place in the clinic.

Next Match – November 15

Time to gear up for the “snow shoot” on Saturday, November 15 at Old Bethpage Village Restoration. This is our last scheduled event of2014 so don’t miss it!\

11/10/14 update
Check back for weather updates… looks like a cold front may be moving in. For the safety of horses and participant, we may have to cancel this event if the weather doesn’t cooperate. Updates will be posted here and on Facebook. If in doubt, contact Joe.


Smithtown Country Fair

Another great day at the Smithtown Country Fair.

Thanks to all the riders and helpers who came out to support our demo this past Sunday. Everyone was great!

Thanks also to the Smithtown Historical Society for having us. You put on a great event that just gets better each year.

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.