August 12 Match results available

Another fun match at Old Bethpage Village Restoration. Thanks to the riders and spectators who came out this past Sunday.

Results are available here: Match Results

We managed to get three stages in. Unfortunately, the weather decided not to cooperate any longer… rain cut the event short. Good thing we stopped when we did. Instead of clearing up, it got worse with some thunder and lightning.

Hope to see you all at our next event in Smithtown on September 15. 

2018 Schedule announced

We are delighted to announce the Island Long Riders 2018 schedule. Plenty in store this year.

It all starts on April 8 at Old Bethpage Village Restoration. 

This year we are adding an event in Pennsylvania that will include a back-to-back weekend shoot with our NEPA friends. 

We also have a special demo lined up at Old Westbury Gardens in June. This will include mounted shooting, saber demonstrations, and a special cowboy challenge course. Don’t miss it!

Registration and membership forms are available on our forms page. Please help out by registering in advance. 

For the latest information, please visit our facebook page or facebook group.

First match – April 8

Spring is almost here and so is the Island Long Riders first event of 2017.

Join us at Old Bethpage Village Restoration on Saturday, April 8 for a fun day of Cowboy Mounted Shooting. Fun for the whole family!

Participants MUST contact us in advance to reserve a place in the match or planned new rider clinic.

Spectators are always welcome. Come out and meet the riders and horses!

2017 Schedule Available

Our 2017 Mounted Shooting Schedule has been released.

Old Bethpage Village Restoration Dates:

  • SAT, APR 8
  • SUN, MAY 21
  • SAT, JUN 10
  • SUN, JUL 16 (updated)
  • SUN, AUG 13
  • SAT, SEP 9  (tentative)
  • SUN, OCT 15 (tentative)
  • SAT, NOV 4

Tentative dates will be confirmed as we get closer. For the latest updates, be sure to visit our Facebook page:  Facebook.com/islandlongriders

Next event – July 10

Come over to Old Bethpage Village Restoration and join us for an exciting day of cowboy mounted shooting. Spectators are always welcome… meet the horses and riders and keep the old west tradition alive!

October 11 Match

Come visit the Island Long Riders at Old Bethpage Village Restoration on Sunday, October 11.  Weather looks like it will be a great day.

Spectators are welcome. Come meet the riders and horses! Look for us in the “fairgrounds” area of the village.

Big Weekend coming up

Lot’s going on the coming weekend.

Saturday, September 19: Match at Old Bethpage Village Restoration.
Village opens at 10am, match begins at 11am. Another exciting day of fast ridin’ and straight shootin’

Sunday, September 20: Demo at the Smithtown Country Fair. 
Come down to the Smithtown Historical Society on Middle Country Road in Smithtown. Food, fun, music and mounted shooting. This is always a great event with plenty to do for the entire family. Fair starts at 10am. The Island Long Riders will be performing mounted shooting demonstrations throughout the day.