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Central Arizona Cowboy Shooter News
August/September 2019
Current News

Help Wanted - ACSA is seeking a talented IT individual with current Word Press and conventional website development experience. Our immediate need is for such an individual to repair our existing website and migrate the site to a GoDaddy Managed Word Press Server. If interested please send an email to Ken Beard with a brief description of your qualifications to receive a more detailed description of our needs.

NEXT WEEKEND - The Rio Salado Cowboys will be hosting a SASS RO-1 Course on Saturday, August 24, 2019 at the Rio Salado Sportsman’s Club in Mesa AZ. The class will run from 9-2 in Training Building 130, which is located across the main range road from the cowboy shooting bays. All the training will be indoors and all SASS members are encouraged to attend.

The fee for first time students is $25, refresher student fee is $10.

The goal of the RO-1 Course to is to develop SASS Range Operations Safety Officers who possess the knowledge, skills and attitude to ensure safety and consistency at all SASS matches.

The RO-1 Course Student Handbook is available for download on the SASS website.

Come join us at Rio Salado and earn your RO-1 pin.

Please RSVP to Colt Laredo (Territorial Governor) with your Alias and SASS number.

Prepare yourself for February 2020. This is going to be a busy month. The weekend of February 8-9 will see ACSA hosting two 6-stage matches, one Saturday and one Sunday. The Application will be available soon. The next weekend, February 15-16, will be the 2020 AZ Wild Bunch Championship at Cowtown. The application can be found here. The next weekend, February 22-23 is 2020 Fire & Ice at Cowtown. The application can be found here. The next day, February 24, the 2020 edition of Winter Range gets underway with the 10-Stage SASS Wild Bunch Championship on Monday and Tuesday, Sidematches and Warmup on Wednesday, and then the Main Cowboy match on Thursday, Friday and Saturday. The 2020 WR Home page is here and the 2020 Application can be found here.

If anyone has news that would be of interest to the other Cowboy shooters in Arizona, please email me with details and I will publish the information in the next newsletter.

Popular Events Outside AZ

NEXT WEEKEND - The New Mexico Wild Bunch State Championship will be held at Founder's Ranch August 24th and 25th. From J. Frank Norfleet = We will have a lot of good food, great prizes and a fun match. We will have buckles for the winners. Only the SASS conchos have to go to state residents but the buckles and other prizes go to whoever wins! There is also free camping at Founders Ranch. Click here for the Entry Form.

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Event Listing
Rio Salado 1st Saturday Rio Salado East of Phoenix
CCSA 1st Sunday Cowtown North of Phoenix
Old Pueblo Shootist 1st Sunday Old Pueblo Near Tombstone
ACSA 2nd Saturday ACSA North of Phoenix
Pima Pistol Club Cowboys 2nd Saturday Email
Too Tall Bob
North of Tucson
Whiskey Row Gunslingers 2nd Sunday Whiskey Row Near Prescott
CCSA 3rd Saturday Cowtown North of Phoenix
Los Vaqueros 3rd Saturday Los Vaqueros Near Tombstone
Northern AZ Territory Cowboys 3rd Saturday Email
Coconino Pistolero
East of Flagstaff
White Mountain Old West Shooters 3rd Saturday WMOWS NE of St. Johns
Mohave Sportsmans Club Cowboy 3rd Sunday MSC Cowboy Shooters SW of Kingman
Yavapai Rangers 4th Saturday Yavapai Near Cottonwood
Dusty Bunch 4th Saturday Dusty Bunch Near Casa Grande
Old Pueblo Shootist Wild Bunch 4th Saturday Old Pueblo Near Tombstone
CCSA Wild Bunch 4th Sunday Cowtown North of Phoenix
Colorado River Shootists 4th Sunday Colorado River Shootists Near Yuma

Click here for a letter from Too Tall Bob about the Pima Match
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