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The Cavalier Cowboys are a Cowboy Action Shooting Club based near Montpelier, Virginia. We are associated with the Cavalier Rifle & Pistol Club which is where we hold our matches. We shoot on the 1st Sunday and 2nd Wednesday of every month, with some exceptions. The Cavalier Cowboys are a SASS (Single Action Shooting Society) Affiliated Club, we are governed by and operate our matches under all SASS Rules.

You DO NOT have to be a member of either Cavalier Rifle & Pistol Club nor SASS to shoot with us, everyone is welcome to join us as our guests.

NEW Shooters are Welcome and Encouraged!!  If you have ever wondered how much fun it is too dress up like a cowboy and shoot 1800 era pistols, rifles and shotguns at steel targets then COME ON OUT and find out!! New Shooters need to have observed a full match (at Cavalier or elsewhere) before shooting their first match.

Thanks, Major B.S. Walker

 

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The Cavalier Cowboys are a Cowboy Action Shooting Club based near Montpelier, Virginia. We are associated with the Cavalier Rifle & Pistol Club which is where we hold our matches. We shoot on the 1st Sunday and 2nd Wednesday of every month, with some exceptions. The Cavalier Cowboys are a SASS (Single Action Shooting Society) […]

2019 Gunfight at the Double-C

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The 2018 Gunfight at the Double-C will be held on Saturday April 13th and Sunday April 14th, 2019 at the Cavalier Rifle & Pistol Club. This match will be our 5th Annual Two Day Club Championship Match.

We are inviting all of our cowboys friends to come join us for two days filled with cowboy action shooting, good food, awards and the most important thing, cowboy fellowship.

Here is our countdown timer to shots going down range for the 5th Annual Two Day Cowboy Match:

150Days 02Hours 27Minutes 51Seconds

 

 

Visit our Gunfight at the Double-C page

for additional information

Including the 2019 Shooter Registration Application

Gunfight at the DoubleC Logo V4

 

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The 2018 Gunfight at the Double-C will be held on Saturday April 13th and Sunday April 14th, 2019 at the Cavalier Rifle & Pistol Club. This match will be our 5th Annual Two Day Club Championship Match. We are inviting all of our cowboys friends to come join us for two days filled with cowboy […]

1st Sunday Match — November 4th, 2018

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Hello Fellow Cowboy Shooters

Well what can I say but what a great day for a Cowboy get together. First two stages were a little nippy but by stage three most were out of their coats for the rest of the day. Cavalier had the honor of having two first time at Cavalier shooters, Tinpan McGurk and Lawman Mays and we also had the honor of having Yakima Jim shoot his first time ever Cowboy match. Despite me being there, we hope to see all of you again. Remember you are always welcome into the Cowboy family and the friendship we all shared with each other at todays match. If I could remember the spectators name that watched and hooked all day I would like to thank him also. Now for the results. Weather was just right for a good bowl of Chili after the match and rubbing our noses in it was Mr. Stogie again repeating the coveted title as this years Chili Champion. Congrads Stogie. Where else can you go and come in first and second at one match. We did manage to have two clean shooters, that being Sassy and me. Thanks you everyone for your work effort and just being you.

Cavalier 11-04-2018 DetailedMatchResultsByTime.pdf

Stages attached:
Your Pard: Major BS Walker


Hello Everyone

Time again for the Cavalier Cowboys first Sunday of the month match and also our 2nd. annual Chili Cook-off on Nov. 4th. Gates open at 8:30, safety briefing at 9:45 and first shot down range at 10:00. Saturday night is the end of Daylight Savings Time so don’t forget to set your clocks back. This will give you one extra hour to sleep in or for some extra time to recover, so don’t show up too early or too late. Looking forward to some award winning chili and to some award winning cowboy shooting fun. Stages are attached and were written by Mr. Smackwater.

 

Sorry for the mess up on drawings for stages 4,5 & 6. The pistols are 1 through 5, I didn’t notice the mistake until I opened the attachment .

Sorry: Major BS Walker

CHILI MATCH NOV 18.pdf

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Hello Fellow Cowboy Shooters Well what can I say but what a great day for a Cowboy get together. First two stages were a little nippy but by stage three most were out of their coats for the rest of the day. Cavalier had the honor of having two first time at Cavalier shooters, Tinpan […]

2nd Wednesday Match — October 10th, 2018

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Hello Everyone

Well we got drizzled on a little while today but still managed to pull off a pretty good match. Welcome back Blue Steel. It has been several years. We did manage to have one clean shooter today and that was me. Cockroach wrote a good array of stags. Speaking of stages, they are attached.

Also, don’t forget to support Mattaponi’s Brest Cancer Match in two weeks and the following week will be the Sussex County Range War at Pungo.

Thanks all:
Major BS Walker

Cavalier Match Scores 2018-10-07.pdf


Hello Again

Now that todays match is in the record books, you have a chance to do it again. This Wednesday, Oct. 10 the Cavalier Cowboys will be holding their every second Wednesday of the month match. Gates open at 10:00 am, safety briefing at 11:45 and first shot down range at high noon. I didn’t write the stages. Everyone is invited.

BS

Attached are the stages for Oct 10, in pdf

Cavalier Match 10-10-2018.pdf

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Hello Everyone Well we got drizzled on a little while today but still managed to pull off a pretty good match. Welcome back Blue Steel. It has been several years. We did manage to have one clean shooter today and that was me. Cockroach wrote a good array of stags. Speaking of stages, they are […]

1st Sunday Match — October 07th, 2018

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Hello everyone

What a nice day to shoot. A little breeze would of helped but it was still quite nice. We still had a good turnout with many at the Eastern Divisional but 20 shooters managed to make it to the match. With the mostly non traditional stages some fool put together, we still managed to have 3 clean shooters, Cockroach, Smackwater and Major BS Walker. I do hope everyone had fun today. That is the real reason we put ourselves through all of this. Stages attached.

Thanks for all the help
Major BS Walker
Match Director, Cavalier Cowboys

Cavalier Match Scores 2018-10-07.pdf

 


Hello Ladies & Gentlemen or is it hello boys &  girls
For all those people that will not be at Thurmont for the Eastern Divisional this weekend, the Cavalier Cowboys will be hosting their first Sunday of the month match as usual. Gates open at 8:30, safety briefing at 9:45 and first shot down range at 10:00. Cavalier information and directions can be found at www.cavaliercowboys.org or contact me at www.majorbswalker@gmail.com. Good luck to all at Thurmont but if you are not there than I hope to see you here.
Stages attached.
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Hello everyone What a nice day to shoot. A little breeze would of helped but it was still quite nice. We still had a good turnout with many at the Eastern Divisional but 20 shooters managed to make it to the match. With the mostly non traditional stages some fool put together, we still managed to […]

2nd Wednesday Match — September 12th, 2018

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Hello everyone
It stayed overcast for the match so the temperature never got too high. It was only 79 when we left. We had one clean shooter and sadly to say it was me.
Thanks guys for all the help.
Results attached.
Major BS Walker

Hello everyone

The Cavalier Cowboys will be having their every second Wednesday of the month this Wednesday Sept. 12. Gates open at 10 am, safety briefing at 11:45 and first shot down range at noon. Hopefully the hurricane will leave us alone long enough to have the match. I will keep track on it’s progress and update on Tuesday if it has to be cancelled. Hopefully not. Stages attached.

Thanks:
Major BSW

Cavalier Match 09-12-2018.pdf

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Hello everyone It stayed overcast for the match so the temperature never got too high. It was only 79 when we left. We had one clean shooter and sadly to say it was me. Thanks guys for all the help. Results attached. Major BS Walker Cavalier Scores 09-12-2018 DetailedMatchResultsByTime.pdf Hello everyone The Cavalier Cowboys will be having […]

1st Sunday Match — September 2nd, 2018

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Hello Everyone

I hope all of you enjoyed the match today and didn’t get too confused with the stages. I missed seeing all of your (hopefully) smiling faces today. There was only one clean shooter out of the bunch and that was Cockroach. Congrads to Mr. Cody for being the top overall shooter. Thanks everyone for doing the work duties while I was away.

Stages Attached
Major BS Walker

Cavalier 09-02-2018 DetailedMatchResultsByTime.pdf


The Cavalier match Sunday will be Cowboy Casual. No open toed shoes or ball caps. Shorts and t-shirts are allowed.
Stay cool:
MBSW

If you decided not to go to the State match this weekend then come on down on Sunday, Sept. 2nd and hang out with the Cavalier Cowboys for some cowboy shootem- up. Gates open at 8:30, safety briefing at 9:45 and first shot down range at 10:00.Please take advantage of this opportunity to shoot with BS no where around. Stages written by me and are attached. Don’t forget we have a Cowboy social after the match so hang out at that also.

Good luck to all the State shooters and everyone else just enjoy yourselves and play safe.
Thanks: MBSW

Cavalier Match Stages 09-02-2018.pdf

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Hello Everyone I hope all of you enjoyed the match today and didn’t get too confused with the stages. I missed seeing all of your (hopefully) smiling faces today. There was only one clean shooter out of the bunch and that was Cockroach. Congrads to Mr. Cody for being the top overall shooter. Thanks everyone […]

2nd Wednesday Match — August 8th, 2018

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Good evening Cowboys & Cowgirls

The Cavalier Cowboys held its Wednesday not too hot to shoot match today. With shade, tents, fans and a breeze coming off the lake it was quite nice. Mr.Striker even shot today. I am sorry for the lack of clean shooters  for I was the only one.
Detailed match results are attached.

Until we meet again
Thanks all
Major BSW

Cavalier Scores 08-08-2018.pdf


Forgot to mention that Wednesday’s match will be Cowboy Casual.
Fans and shade provided.

First shot at noon.

MBSW


Hello
The Cavalier Cowboys will be hosting their second Wed. match this Wednesday Aug. 8th. Gates open at 10:00 for setup, safety briefing at 11:45 and first shot at 12 noon.
Take a day to relax and have fun and come shoot with us.

Stages are attached
See you then:
MBSW

Cavalier Match 08-08-2018.pdf

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Good evening Cowboys & Cowgirls The Cavalier Cowboys held its Wednesday not too hot to shoot match today. With shade, tents, fans and a breeze coming off the lake it was quite nice. Mr.Striker even shot today. I am sorry for the lack of clean shooters  for I was the only one. Detailed match results are attached. […]

1st Sunday Match — August 5th, 2018

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Another Sunday match at Cavalier is now in the books. I think Smackwater did a (pun) bang up job with his stages today. I’m sure many of you also think so since almost a third of the posse shot it clean. Our clean shooters today were Cody Maverick, Enid City Kid, Regret Scovefield, Sassy Shooting Sours and Swifty McDraw. Cody Maverck was our top shooter. Thanks for all the help with all match duties today. Everything moved like a well oiled machine. For those that missed today, if you would of come you would of shot it clean also.

Thanks again
You guys/ gals are the greatest

Major B.S. Walker

2018-08-05 Scores DetailedMatchResultsByTime.pdf


With temps hovering at 90 and high humidity we will shoot Cowboy Casual. Of course shade, fans and cold water will be provided. Don’t forget, we also have a Wednesday match this week.

Dress cool
Major BSW


Hello Everyone

This Sunday, August 5th the gang at the Double C will be hosting their first Sunday of the month match. Gates open at 8:30, safety briefing at 9:45 and first shot at 10:00.
Please stay afterwards for the Cowboy social.
Stages are attached written by Smackwater.

Thanks:
M.B.S.W.

August 5 Stages.pdf

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Another Sunday match at Cavalier is now in the books. I think Smackwater did a (pun) bang up job with his stages today. I’m sure many of you also think so since almost a third of the posse shot it clean. Our clean shooters today were Cody Maverick, Enid City Kid, Regret Scovefield, Sassy Shooting […]

2nd Wednesday Match — July 11th, 2018

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Hello Everyone
Another fun filled Wednesday match has now come and gone. Strategic placement of our air circulators made everything quite pleasant. I did learn today that the fans should always be the last thing to take up. A.C. Winchester, Cockroach and myself were CAD, with Cockroach being the overall winner. I would also like to welcome our now favorite new shooter Marshal P.C. WaBash. Hope to see you at our next Wednesday match. Results are attached.

Thanks guys for the help:
Major BS Walker
Match Director
Cavalier Cowboys

Cavalier 7-11-2018 DetailedMatchResultsByTime.pdf


Hello Yall

The boys from the Double-C will be holding their regular second Wednesday match this Wednesday July 11. Gates open at 10, safety briefing at 11:45 and first shot down range at high noon. Shade, fans and cold water will be supplied. Hope you can make it.

Stages attached written by Cockroach
Thanks: Major BS

Cavalier Match 07-11-2018.pdf

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Hello Everyone Another fun filled Wednesday match has now come and gone. Strategic placement of our air circulators made everything quite pleasant. I did learn today that the fans should always be the last thing to take up. A.C. Winchester, Cockroach and myself were CAD, with Cockroach being the overall winner. I would also like to welcome […]

1st Sunday Match — July 1st, 2018

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Hello Everyone

Well, we pulled off a really nice match today with minimal sweat. It was hot but shooting entirely in the shade with the fans was enough to make it more comfortable than one would expect. We had three clean shooters today, Cody Maverick the overall winner, Myself and One Eyed Jane. I also want to thank everyone for their help and our food cooks Smackwater and Windhorse Rider. I also want to make a special shout out to our new partner, Brendon. Also known by some as Little Pete, this young man shagged brass all day. Way to go buddy, you can ride on my posse anytime. Once again you guys were great. Scores are attached.

Major BS Walker
Match Director
Cavalier Cowboys

07-01-2018 Cavalier Cowboys DetailedMatchResultsByTime.pdf

 


Hello Everyone

This Sunday July 1, 2018 the Cavalier Cowboys will be holding its regular first Sunday of the month match. It’s going to be hot so the canopy’s and fans will be out for your comfort. It will also be a relaxed dress code match also for your comfort. Since this match is just before the 4th of July, at our usual Cowboy Social after the match we will be cooking on the grill with the meat furnished by us at no additional charge.
If you could send me a response if you are coming than I can work up a food order.
So break out your red, white and blue and come join us.

Major B.S. Walker
Match Director
Cavalier Cowboys

July 1_ 18 spur match.pdf

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Hello Everyone Well, we pulled off a really nice match today with minimal sweat. It was hot but shooting entirely in the shade with the fans was enough to make it more comfortable than one would expect. We had three clean shooters today, Cody Maverick the overall winner, Myself and One Eyed Jane. I also want to […]

2nd Wednesday Match – June 13th, 2018

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Hello Everyone

It didn’t seem to get as hot as they predicted or maybe it was just the nice breeze we had all day but what a nice day to Cowboy shoot. Eight people showed up and had a good time despite Cockroaches stages. Special shot out to our new shooter, Which Hand Wade. Glad to have you on our posse. Hope to see much more of you. There was only one clean shooter today and that was me. Detailed results for todays match are attached.

Cavalier 06-13-2018 DetailedMatchResultsByTime.pdf


Howdy Everyone

The Cavalier Cowboys will be holding its regular monthly second Wednesday Match this Wednesday, June 13th. Gates open at 10:00 with safety briefing at 11:45 and first shot at high noon. Everyone come on by, call in sick if you work or plan an early morning or late evening Doctors appointment on the second Wednesday and just come by and play. You deserve it.

Or, get some early BP shooting in before the Smoke on the Mattaponi

Stages attached:
Bad influence
Major BS Walker

Cavalier Match 06-13-2018.pdf

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Hello Everyone It didn’t seem to get as hot as they predicted or maybe it was just the nice breeze we had all day but what a nice day to Cowboy shoot. Eight people showed up and had a good time despite Cockroaches stages. Special shot out to our new shooter, Which Hand Wade. Glad […]