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Welcome to Cowboy Action Shooting.com

Posted by on Feb 25, 2015 in CAS Basics, Featured | 2 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 of the Old West...

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SASS Cowboy Shooting: Learn to Shoot Like a Western Gunslinger

Posted by on Oct 8, 2018 in Blog, CAS Basics, Featured | 0 comments

SASS Cowboy Shooting: Learn to Shoot Like a Western Gunslinger

SASS Cowboy Action Shooting could be for you! Have you ever thought about what it’s like to be a cowboy or cowgirl in the 19th century Old West? If you’ve fantasized about it, then dream no more because somewhere in your locality is a Cowboy Action Shooting (CAS) association that you can join.   This exciting and fun sport has been featured in a Fox News article entitled Shoot Like a Real Cowboy. Want to learn how to shoot like a genuine Wild West gunslinger? Well, CAS offers you that opportunity.     The Fox News article mentions the main...

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Cowboy Shooting Competition: What Happens in a Cowboy Action Shooting Match

Posted by on Oct 2, 2018 in Blog, CAS Basics, Clubs & Matches, Featured | 0 comments

Cowboy Shooting Competition: What Happens in a Cowboy Action Shooting Match

Tales of the American cowboys in films, books, and magazines have fascinated many shooters and cowboy shooting competition aficionados for years, long after the West was won. It was for this reason that cowboy action shooting (CAS) and the Single Action Shooting Society (SASS) was born.   A few decades after its establishment as a family recreational sport, CAS has spread not only throughout the United States but also in many countries worldwide. On a regular basis, the various CAS clubs will hold competitions or matches. These can be small...

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Single Action Shooting: Recreational Sport and Stress Reliever

Posted by on Sep 12, 2018 in Blog, CAS Basics, Featured | 0 comments

Single Action Shooting: Recreational Sport and Stress Reliever

Single action shooting, more popularly known as cowboy action shooting (CAS), has become very popular due to its fun yet competitive sport aspect for the entire family. It is done in a near authentic lifestyle and atmosphere of the Old West. People you meet there will be wearing 19th century cowboy outfit and even have their own western names or aliases. The hobby sport relives an old way of life that’s no longer a part of today’s society. It is known as The Cowboy Way.   In both real life and fiction, many Old West cowboy heroes became...

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Cowboy Shooting: How to be a Registered Member of SASS

Posted by on Aug 30, 2018 in Blog, CAS Basics, Featured | 0 comments

Cowboy Shooting: How to be a Registered Member of SASS

There was a time when you were a kid (or perhaps until now) when you would be transported back in time with classic westerns like “Have Gun, Will Travel,” “Bonanza,” and “Rawhide.” You might even wonder what it would be like to be the good guy, or even the bad guy, back in the Old West’s cowboy shooting days.   What if we told you that you don’t need a time machine to travel back to the 1800’s? What if you could experience the wild West lifestyle, the smell of gunpowder and the excitement of a western shootout today? That would all be...

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Single Action Shooting Society (SASS) Overview

Posted by on Aug 14, 2018 in Alias, Blog, CAS Basics, Featured | 0 comments

Single Action Shooting Society (SASS) Overview

  Single Action Shooting Society (SASS) is the administrative body behind Cowboy Action Shooting (CAS), a fun and exciting combination of costume event and shooting sport. SASS is also an international governing corporation for the promotion and preservation of the Cowboy Action Shooting sport. Its other functions include:     Standing up for the protection of the 2nd Amendment rights of its members     Planning, organizing and holding End of Trail Cowboy Action Shooting World Championships     Holding and supporting regional competitions by...

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Getting Started with Cowboy Action Shooting Clothing

Posted by on Mar 18, 2018 in CAS Basics, Cowboy Clothes | 1 comment

Getting Started with Cowboy Action Shooting Clothing

  The right Cowboy Action Shooting Clothing shouldn’t be a problem to newcomers in the sport. Some newly-registered members of Cowboy Action Shooting (CAS) attend their first day on the range feeling somewhat unsure if they’ve got their costume right for the event. But not to worry because no one will show you the door. There are no fashion police to harass you. The best thing is fellow shooters will understand what being a newbie to the sport feels like. CAS clubs, even the strict ones, allow beginners 6 months to get their cowboy...

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Choose the Right Cowboy Boots for Cowboy Action Shooting

Posted by on Jan 20, 2018 in Blog, CAS Basics, Featured, Leathercraft | 0 comments

Choose the Right Cowboy Boots for Cowboy Action Shooting

Cowboy boots were originally designed to provide protection to cowboys while riding on horseback and moving cattle. With the advent of popular cowboy radio shows in the early 1900’s, TV westerns during the 50’s, and gunslinger films from the 60’s onward, the cowboy boots became a part of the fashion scene. Today, Western boots in a wide range of colors and designs are sold on the market as the demand for them keep increasing. Knowing the various types of cowboy boots, their features, and for what purpose they are worn can help you decide in...

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Cowboy Hat History

Posted by on Jan 13, 2018 in Cowboy Clothes, Featured | 0 comments

Cowboy Hat History

The cowboy hat, with its round brim and pinched crown, is perhaps the most recognizable item in western attire. It wasn’t always like this, however. Cowboys wear broad-brimmed hats to protect their face and neck from sunburn in the summer. It also serves to keep the sun’s glare out of the eyes. The high crown is designed to keep the wearer’s head cool even in the hottest days. Cowboy Hat History in a Nutshell While the wide-brimmed hat has been used by nomadic Asian horsemen since the 13th century, it was John B. Stetson’s hat, referred to as...

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Cowboy Action Shooting Tips on Practicing (Video)

Posted by on Dec 24, 2017 in CAS Tips and Tactics, CAS Videos, Featured | 0 comments

Cowboy Action Shooting Tips on Practicing (Video)

In this featured video, World Cowboy Action Shooting champion Jim Finch a.k.a. Long Hunter offers valuable cowboy action shooting tips on practicing with rifles and revolvers. Here he puts emphasis on improving what you are uncomfortable with, NOT what you are already comfortable with and capable of doing well. In this video produced by National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), World Champ Long Hunter discusses:      Practicing drawing on your weak side      Practicing lateral movements while shooting      The specific practice routine Jim...

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Getting Started in Cowboy Action Shooting (Video)

Posted by on Dec 11, 2017 in CAS Basics, Featured | 0 comments

Getting Started in Cowboy Action Shooting (Video)

Things You Need To Get Started in the Sport In today’s video, World Cowboy Action Shooting Champion Jim Finch a.k.a. “Long Hunter” talks about getting started in cowboy action shooting sport. If you’re a CAS beginner, these winner-class tips will help you get ahead in your game.     Getting Started in Cowboy Action Shooting – the Champion Way Throughout this video produced by National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), World Champ Long Hunter discusses:  Membership – Joining the Single Action Shooting Society ....

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