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Welcome to Cowboy Action Shooting.com

Posted by on Feb 25, 2015 in CAS Basics, Featured | 0 comments

Welcome to Cowboy Action Shooting.com

Howdy and Welcome to Cowboy Action Shooting.com Enter the fun and exciting world of Cowboy Action Shooting       This website aims to provide the most comprehensive and up-to-date information for just about everything you need to know about the fun and fast-growing shooting sport of Cowboy Action Shooting that’s gaining a lot of members and following not only in America but all over the world. This website was created to showcase the various aspects of cowboy shooting, the rules of the sport, and its aim to rekindle the Spirit...

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Uberti 1873 Cattleman El Patrón Revolver

Posted by on May 21, 2017 in CAS Videos, Featured, Guns & Ammo | 0 comments

Uberti 1873 Cattleman El Patrón Revolver

The Vaqueros of the Old West named this classic revolver El Patrón or “The Boss”, and rightly so. Its features were originally inspired by Colt’s classic Peacemaker. This single-action shooter was designed to be lighter and faster, as well as to work more smoothly. No wonder the gunslingers in those days depended their life so much on it.     Uberti’s factory hand-tuned version of this single-action Cattleman revolver include a lot of features and functionalities that are well-adapted for the sports of cowboy action shooting and...

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Old West Cowboy Shooting at Sacramento Valley Shooting Center

Posted by on Apr 22, 2017 in Clubs & Matches, Featured | 0 comments

Old West Cowboy Shooting at Sacramento Valley Shooting Center

Located just six miles out of Ione, CA, the Sacramento Valley Shooting Center is not only the largest outdoor cowboy shooting range west of the Mississippi but also among the best in the world. It is a recipient of the National Rifle Association Gold Medal Range Status since 2009 and has caught the attention of CAS fans and aficionados from all over the world. Each year, the range play host to various regional, national and international sports shooting competition attended by gun enthusiasts worldwide. Of the clubs that frequently...

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Nicole Franks-BC Canada’s World Fastdraw Champ

Posted by on Apr 12, 2017 in Featured, Women of CAS | 0 comments

Nicole Franks-BC Canada’s World Fastdraw Champ

  You won’t believe Nicole Franks is a gunslinger until you watch her shoot. This lady World Fastdraw Champion hails from Langley, British Columbia, Canada and she has been in competition since age 11. Since then, it has been one victory after another for her. Recalling how she got into the sport, Nicole writes in her personal blog: “I never had shot a gun in my life and entered in a contest in Alberta. The main reason that made me want to shoot was the fact that I would travel all this way just to sit and watch, and it was really boring...

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Fast Draw Champ Gil Guerra Jr, aka Cisko Master Gunfighter

Posted by on Apr 4, 2017 in Blog, Featured | 0 comments

Fast Draw Champ Gil Guerra Jr, aka Cisko Master Gunfighter

    Fast draw champ Cisko Master Gunfighter, whose real name is Gil Guerra Jr., has always been passionate about speed and precision competitions in cowboy action shooting. In fact, he has been competing since he was 14 years old. World record holder Cisko has become 10 Time Fast Draw World Champion and winner of many other fast shooting titles. With over 40 years of fast draw competition experience tucked under his gun belt, Cisko never tires of the sport and continues to attend world class competitions. Not surprisingly, a...

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DAVE SOUZA: Saddle Up for a Return to Cowboy-Style Shooting

Posted by on Jan 5, 2017 in Blog, Featured | 0 comments

DAVE SOUZA: Saddle Up for a Return to Cowboy-Style Shooting

  Quite a few years ago, I used to shoot like a cowboy. I was involved in cowboy action shooting, a sport sponsored nationally by the Single Action Shooting Society. By Dave Souza, Herald News Photographer Quite a few years ago, I used to shoot like a cowboy. Well, not a real cowboy. I was involved in cowboy action shooting. This style of shooting was sponsored nationally by the Single Action Shooting Society. SASS was group of men and women who loved shooting old western-style firearms and formed a club to compete using single-action...

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Jay Redfeather and His Open Road Cowboy Retail Store

Posted by on Oct 2, 2016 in Blog, Featured | 0 comments

Jay Redfeather and His Open Road Cowboy Retail Store

Jay Redfeather, a Native American, transforms custom leatherwork into extraordinary artwork melded with functional perfection. His shop, Open Road Cowboy, is a landmark in Williams, Arizona, the Gateway to the Grand Canyon. Jay creates authentic leather products that look like they’ve been snatched right out of the late 1800’s. His  retail shop along Route 66 caters to both cowboys and bikers. “…The two groups are a lot alike, they just won’t admit it,” Redfeather said. Jay’s store which sell custom-made cowboy and biker apparels,...

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The Enduring Legend of the Colt Single Action Revolvers

Posted by on Sep 12, 2016 in Blog, Guns & Ammo | 0 comments

The Enduring Legend of the Colt Single Action Revolvers

About Colt Single Action Revolvers     The Colt website has created a catalog of their legendary Colt single action revolvers that have endured since they were first introduced in 1836. Since then, the revolver has always been linked with the Colt name. “From Sam Colt’s original revolver, to the Walker Colt made famous during the Mexican War, to the 1873 Single Action Army®, to the modern day classic Colt Python®, Colt has defined the standard of excellence that others strive to match.”  – from About Colt Revolvers...

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Colt New Frontier – The Legend Continues

Posted by on Sep 10, 2016 in Blog, Guns & Ammo | 0 comments

Colt New Frontier – The Legend Continues

The Colt legend goes on with the reintroduction of the Colt New Frontier Single Action Army revolver to the next generation of shooters, cowboy action shooting aficionados and collectors. With a profile that  is entirely its own, this variation of the time-honored Single Action Army Revolver was manufactured by Colt from 1890 to 1989. With both the cylinder and barrel finished in Colt Royal Blue, the New Frontier comes in various calibers – .45 Colt, .44 Special and .357 Magnum – and different barrel lengths. Read the complete...

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Colt Peacemaker – The Revolver that Won the West

Posted by on Sep 8, 2016 in Blog, Guns & Ammo | 0 comments

Colt Peacemaker – The Revolver that Won the West

The Peacemaker was introduced as the Colt Single Action Army® Revolver in 1873. A slew of clones and knock-offs then and today were never able to hold a candle for this legendary name. In the Colt website, the Peacemaker is described as “the gun that won the West,” and rightly so. …no Colt revolver has earned greater fame than the Single Action Army®, The Peacemaker®. In design and performance, in line and form, no more sculptural and practical Colt has ever been created. from Colt Single Action Army® Revolver If you are new to the...

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A Lady Shooter Writes About Her Experience in Cowboy Action Shooting

Posted by on Aug 27, 2016 in Blog, Women of CAS | 0 comments

A Lady Shooter Writes About Her Experience in Cowboy Action Shooting

Cowboy Action Shooting is not exclusively for the male folks. This hobby/sport is designed for the entire family, which means membership is open to women and even children (see CAS Basics). It is not unusual to find an entire family in a CAS event, all dressed up in traditional Old West attires. More and more women are joining cowboy shooting competitions, wearing corsets, petticoats and bustle skirts, and firing mid to late 19th century pistols and rifles as they navigate through various shooting “scenarios”. Bitten by the cowboy action...

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