Wednesday, January 28, 2009

Denny Chapman Reserve Mounted Rifle Shooting Champ

Denny earned the Reserve Mounted Rifle Shooting Championship title at the Cowboy Mounted Shooting Association SE Regional Championships in Unadille GA over the weekend. Denny came in 2nd place to national rifle champ John Krantz while representing his sponsors at the Southeastern Arena during the 3-day competition. This was Denny's first event using Impact Gel Saddlepads, one of his newest sponsors. Check out Denny's complete sponsor page listed at!

Sunday, January 18, 2009

Denny Chapman and Deke Rivers - more pics from SHOT show...

More pics of "The Pistolero" Deke Rivers and Denny entertaining patrons of the SHOT show today in Orlando. Another big thanks to two of our new sponsors, Taylors & Co Firearms and Impact Gel Saddlepads! We spent the day at the Taylor's booth spinning guns, trick roping and cracking whips for the crowds coming through their huge display area. We look forward to using Taylor's guns and Impact Gel's saddle pads!

Saturday, January 17, 2009

Denny Chapman announces sponsor additions!

We are proud to announce that we signed on with Impact Gel Saddle Pads and Taylor's & Company Firearms at the SHOT show today in Orlando and will be using their products in our competition, clinic and entertainment endeavors. Check out for some awesome products for horses and people - and for the best in Cowboy Mounted Shooting guns!
Happy Trails,

Tuesday, January 13, 2009

Denny Chapman performs for STRIDE Dressage

Here are a few pics from our "Surfin' Cowboy" performance last month at the STRIDE Dressage Association's Annual Awards Banquet. This act has been incredibly popular and often requested by the events we attend. It involves Roman Riding with Fire Torches, Trick Horses, Whip Cracking, Mounted Shooting, Fire Jumping and Audience Participation with Souvenirs and a fun theme...Enjoy!

Friday, January 9, 2009

Denny Chapman at Oaklea Farm

Here are some pictures from a private performance we were featured in at Oaklea Farm in Reddick FL this morning. We're fortunate to be based in the heart of horse country, and often conduct private performances and clinics at farms in the Central Florida area while representing our sponsors Suncoast Bedding and Mane N Tail products We are planning another Central Kentucky Tour in 2009 - last year we performed a specialty act for a polo tournament at the Kentucky Horse Park, a wild west show for University of Kentucky Alumni at the beautiful Spindletop Hall Farm, a mounted shooting clinic and roman riding/trick horse performance at John Bizzack's Bittersweet Station Farm, opening and half-time performances for the American Football League's Lexington Horsemen, a speial performance for the Council of State Governments at the Lexington Marriott and a show for Courtiswood Farm in Georgetown Ky. We'll post updates on our "Upcoming Events" page at as we confirm dates. We're already booking up fast for this year!
Happy Trails from Denny and the Wild West Entertainment crew!

Saturday, January 3, 2009

Mounted Shooting with Denny Chapman!

Denny represented his sponsors, Suncoast Bedding ( and Mane N Tail products ( while winning the open-class jackpot shoot at the Florida CMSA's Mounted Shooting competition Friday night in New Smyrna Beach, as well as winning his class in the main match this afternoon (Saturday)! He had 5 students competing as well -Amanda Cook, Patti Johnson, Crystal Kornbleau, Chelsea Kornbleau (pic of Chelsea and Crystal above) and Skip Besette. Crystal Kornbleau was 2nd in her class Sat and 1st Place Sunday, Mandy Cook was Ladies Reserve Champ both days, and Chelsea Kornbleau, took first place in her class Saturday and it was her very first mounted shooting competition! Below is a pic of Denny's Florida State Championship buckle and a shot of Denny from todays competition. Mounted Shooting is a major part of our business and lifestyle, as Denny is not only a competitor, but also a clinician and mounted shooting horse trainer. He also serves as an announcer for the Cowboy Mounted Shooting Association at many of their major events, and is the host of Western Shooting Horse Television ( Denny often exhibits mounted shooting as part of his specialty acts for horse fairs and rodeos, along with Roman Riding, trick horses, etc. Check out and for more information on mounted shooting in your area! Contact Denny at for more information about private mounted shooting lessons, clinics and horse training services. Happy Trails!