Thursday, November 17, 2011

Denny Chapman performs stunt for AMC's "The Walking Dead"

Here's a video link for TWD's episode 5 highlight reel, featuring my stunt beginning at the 35 second mark:

The Walking Dead television series is on AMC every Sunday night at 9pmET...

Sunday, November 6, 2011

Denny Chapman wins Overall at first Florida CMSA match of the 2012 season

I had a great time representing my sponors at the first florida CMSA Mounted Shooting match of the new season - won my division, two jackpots and the Rifle division. Here are some videos of my competition runs

Thursday, October 13, 2011

Denny Chapman Ranked #1 in Florida Mounted Rifle Shooting Points by CMSA

Denny Chapman finished the 2011 CMSA season with a #1 ranking in the Mounted Rifle Shooting division for the state of Florida. Chapman, a mounted shooting horse trainer and clinician, wild west entertainer and media host from Ocala FL, will be competing in the CMSA World Championships in the pistol and rifle divisions October 18-23 in Amarillo TX. "I'm excited to represent my sponors at such a prestigious event," Chapman said. He was also named to the color-commentary staff and will be hosting Western Shooting Horse TV media interviews at the event. Lean more about Denny's schedule at You can also follow Denny on Facebook at

Sunday, September 25, 2011

Denny Chapman Mounted Shooting Signature Saddle

The Denny Chapman Mounted Shooting Signature Saddle is now listed at!

Monday, September 19, 2011

Denny Chapman named to CMSA 2011 World Championship Color-Commentary Staff

Denny Chapman was recently named to the 2011 Cowboy Mounted Shooting Association World Championship Color-Commentary staff. The event, held in Amarillo TX, features the best mounted shooters in the world competing for prize money and buckles. "I'm honored to serve the Cowboy Mounted Shooting Association in this prestigious event," Chapman said, "CMSA is a big part of my life and I'm proud to be associated with them." Learn more about CMSA at Denny's complete schedule is available at

Thursday, September 8, 2011

Denny Chapman Signature Saddle Unveiled

Stagecoach West ( unveiled Denny Chapman's Signature Mounted Shooting Saddle at the CMSA Eastern U.S. Championships this weekend. The saddle features an Equi-Fit Evolution Tree with Full QH Bars, a deep pocket seat, 7/8 flat-plate rigging, 5" cantle, mutiple seat sizes and weighs in at just a little over 30lbs. "Stagecoach West allowed me to design this saddle from the ground up," Denny said, "It's got custom features that are difficult to find on factory-made saddles - I believe it's the best hand-made saddle on the market today for the sport of Mounted Shooting."

Friday, August 12, 2011

Denny Chapman performs stunt on the set of major television series

We just returned from the set of a major television series where I was contracted to perform a horse stunt, doubling a principal character. Unfortunately, I can't reveal details until my contract check back for the reveal!

Denny Chapman's Mounted Shooting Talk Radio promotes CMSA

Just finished our 6th episode of Mounted Shooting Talk Radio. Special guest interviews:
Bobby Ruwe - CMSA National Advisory Board Chairman and Hall of Fame inductee
Sue Hawkins - Taylor's & Co Firearms CEO
Deke Rivers - Nationally recognized mounted shooting gunsmith and Wild West performer
Mandy Cook - CMSA Western US Championship world record holder
Listen to the podcast at

Friday, July 8, 2011

Denny Chapman launches new Mounted Shooting Radio Show

Denny Chapman produced the first online Mounted Shooting radio show via blogtalkradio today - here's a link to the podcast:
The response was so great that Denny is planning on weekly 30-minute shows beginning the week of July 11. Check the link above for the next broadcast date and time. Links will also be available on Denny's Facebook page and at
Listen to the show with the player below!

Listen to internet radio with DennyChapman on Blog Talk Radio

Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Denny Chapman wins SASS Men's All-Around World Championship

Denny Chapman won the Men's All-Around World Championship at the 2011 SASS (Single Action Shooting Society) "End of Trail". The event, held at Founder's Ranch in Edgewood NM June 22-26, combined mounted and cowboy action shooting stages to crown the most versatile cowboy shooter in the country. "I had a great time competing in the All-Around," Chapman said, "I flew in last-minute and ended up doing pretty good." Chapman thanked his sponsors and the Double E Ranch, who loaned him a mounted shooting horse for the event. "The mare I rode in the mounted portion of the event was everything I had hoped for, "Denny said, "She was fast and powerful with a good handle." Chapman ended up winning a Reserve World Championship in the seperate mounted match, making for two titles from the prestigious event. "I love mounted shooting and have a growing appreciation for cowboy action shooting as well," Chapman said, "I'm already looking forward to next year!"

Saturday, June 11, 2011

Denny Chapman wins Overall Championship at CMSA event in FL

Denny won the Overall Championship at a 4-stage CMSA-sanctioned match in Newberry FL on June 11, 2011. Here's a pic of Denny with his winnings, "I've got some great sponsors who provide me with the best products and support a professional mounted shooter could ask for," Chapman said. "They allow me and my horses to perform to our potential and I couldn't do it without them." View Denny's sponsor list and complete schedule at

Thursday, June 9, 2011

Denny Chapman - Bridle Tip Video

Here's a short "Tip" video we shot today for Buckaroo Leather:
Check out Buckaroo Leather by going to my webpage at, click on "Sponsors" and the Buckaroo Leather logo!

Monday, May 30, 2011

Denny Chapman wins another CMSA Mounted Rifle match

Denny won another CMSA-sanctioned Mounted Rifle Shooting match in Ocala FL yesterday, solidifying his #1 ranking in the Cowboy Mounted Shooting Association rifle points. "I had some really good runs and my horse was working great," Chapman said, "It's nice to be able to use the best equipment available - I've got awesome sponsors." Denny's complete schedule, bio and sponsor list is online at

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Tuesday, May 3, 2011

Denny just returned from the NRA Convention in Pittsburgh where he made promotional appearances on behalf of the Cowboy Mounted Shooting Association and his competion sponsors. Here's a pic of Denny with Wayne LaPierre, CEO of the National Rifle Association.

Monday, April 18, 2011

Denny Chapman won the titles of 2011 CMSA South Central Regional M5 Champion and 2011 CMSA Reserve National Rifle Champion recently while competing in Cowboy Mounted Shooting Association events in Tunica MS. He was also the Top Cowboy in the Starline Brass Showcase of Champions and the Top Lever Action Shooter in the finals. "I've got great horses and the best equipment - my sponsors do an awesome job at keeping us in the winner's circle," Chapman said. Denny is currently ranked #1 in the country in the Rifle division of the CMSA. Learn more about Denny and his sponsors at

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Denny Chapman - CMSA Mounted Rifle Shooting

Denny Chapman won another CMSA Mounted Rifle Shooting match in Cookeville TN last weekend, ranking him #2 in the nation by the Cowboy Mounted Shooting Association for the specialty sport. "I love mounted rifle shooting - it's an adreniline rush! It requires you to have good horsemanship, a well-trained mounted shooting horse and you have to be a multi-tasker...dropping the reins and guiding the horse with your seat and legs as your shooting," Chapman said. "I've got the best sponsors and companies behind me and 2011 is looking like a great year for me as a competitor and with our media and entertainment work as well." Chapman will be competing in the National Championships in Tunica MS next month and was featured in the April issue of Cowboys & Indians Magazine.

Sunday, February 20, 2011

Denny Chapman wins Multiple Titles at Bay Area Bandits SASS Mounted Shooting match

Denny Chapman won Men's Level 5, High Point Cowboy, Mounted Rifle division and was Match Overall Winner at the Bay Area Bandit's SASS Mounted Shooting event in Dover FL yesterday. "The Bandits have a great SASS club," Chapman said, "They were extremely hospitable as I had a radio show appearance lined up later in the day - they offered to let me shoot first in the last stage so I could make it to the show." Chapman, a cast member of Season 1 of History's 'Top Shot' is well-known for his mounted shooting horse training program and clinics, as well as his Wild West Entertainment business. "I'm flying out to the SASS Winter Range this week to compete in the Western National Championships of Mounted Shooting - then producing a pro-jackpot mounted shooting event at the Central Florida Fair March 4, with Wild West specialty act entertainment and mounted shooting exhibitions for two days leading up to the event," Chapman said, "I keep a lot of 'Irons in the Fire', so to speak, and love my work and lifestyle between my media work, competitions, training and live entertainment." Chapman is also known as the co-host of Western Shooting Horse TV, and will be seen on RFD-TV this Spring in a new series produced by WSH's Ken Amorosano. Denny's compete schedule and bio is online at

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Denny Chapman teams up with Seminole Stores

We're proud to announce a new marketing partnership with Seminole Stores

Through our partnership, we'll also be feeding Seminole Wellness Premium Feeds

Please take a moment to check out these links and support another great company I am proud to be associated with!

Monday, February 14, 2011

Denny Chapman at Gander Academy

I had a great time signing autographs at the Gander Mountain Academy in Lake Mary, FL. This state-of-the-art facility features a live fire range, high-tech "V" range (virtual), as well as 180 degree and 300 degree target and scenerio simulators previously unavailable to the civilian population. My meet/greet table was next to the Landry's from History's "Swamp People" - they are a good bunch of guys and we had a great time signing pics all day. Our schedule is as busy as ever, with radio shows, magazine articles, promo appearances, entertainment and competitions all over the country. Check out my complete schedule at

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Denny Chapman at the 2011 SHOT Show

We had a fantastic time at the 2011 SHOT Show in Las Vegas last week where we made appearances for History's Top Shot television series as well as for our Mounted Shooting gun sponsor Taylor's & Company Firearms ( History set up a great TS reuinion at the Crimson Trace booth and media events including Pawn Stars' Rick Harrison, TS and Survivor celeb Colby Donaldson, actors Steven Seagal and Mike Rooker, and too many more to mention! Here are a few pics from the week - enjoy!

Friday, January 7, 2011

Denny Chapman - Mounted Shooting

We had a great time at the Florida State CMSA Championships in Marianna FL last weekend. I finished Reserve Mounted Rifle Shooting Champion and top 10 in the Overall Match. Here's a video of one of my rifle runs:

I'll be heading to the SHOT Show in Las Vegas in a couple of weeks for a Top Shot Season 1 reunion with some of my cast-mates and hang out with my mounted shooting firearms sponsor Taylor's & Company (