Cowboy mounted shooting is a fast paced, extremely visually entertaining sport based around shooting targets from horseback. Contestants ride a horse and shoot targets, while navigating a set course. The nature of the course can vary, with more or less targets, depending on the event.
The contestant who shoots the most targets in the shortest length of time is declared the winner. It should be noted that the guns do not fire live ammunition, but rather specialised rounds that will leave an impact on a target within a set distance. Riders also often dress as traditional cowboys, which lends much to the visual aspect of the sport. The cowboy outfit is not required, however, but largely expected by audience members. Continue reading http://Betting%20On%20Cowboy%20Mounted%20Shooting