6/11 - Denny Chapman was crowned the World Champion All-Around Cowboy - Men's Div. (Mounted + Cowboy Action Shooting) at SASS "End of Trail" world finals and Reserve World Champion in the mounted shooting finals. Click the following link for an article:
6/11 - Denny Chapman won the Main Match Overall Championship at the CMSA-sanctioned event held 6-11-11 in Newberry FL.
4/11 - Denny Chapman won the M5 Class at the 2011 CMSA South Central Regional Championships. He also won the Reserve Rifle Championship title, Top Cowboy and Top Lever-Action Rifle Shooter at the 2011 CMSA National Championships - and is now ranked #1 in the nation in the Rifle division by the Cowboy Mounted Shooting Association.
3/11 - Denny Chapman crowned 2011 SASS Eastern United States Men's Open Class Extreme Mounted Shooting National Champion.
5/10 - Denny chosen to be the voice of the SJRA Rodeo Finals May 21 and 22nd in Ocala FL.
5/10 - Denny to perform for Hands & Hearts Therapeutic Riding Center fundraiser in Pavo GA May 8.
4/10 - Denny promotes his sponsors at the Cowboy Mounted Shooting Association National Championships in Tunica MS April 12-17 www.cowboymountedshooting.com
3/10 - Denny performs for the Central Florida Fair! We've been chosen for the 3rd year in a row to perform at the Fair with our roman riding, trick and mounted shooting horses. Performance pics from the March 4-6 event will be posted at www.dennychapman.blogspot.com
2/10 - Denny's Mounted Shooting Students win at SASS Eastern National Championships! Geoff Goldstein - Men's level 5 and Overall Champ! Jerry Jacobs - Men's Sr. Level 3 winner and Rifle Champ! Congratulations Cowboys!
2/10 - Denny Chapman hosts of "Symphony of Horses" - We emcee'ing this wonderful event last night (Feb 27), benefitting the Marion Therapeutic Riding Association, featuring equine acts and equestrian competitors performing to live music. Several of the professional specialty acts came from our "Wild West Entertainment" company, including Deke Rivers "The Pistolero", Mary Rivers with Friesian Tandem Ride and Drive/Addagio, Stephanie Cons with the "Surfin' Cowgirl" roman riding/trick horse act, and a Mounted Shooting specialty act with pyrotechnics!
1/10 - We just returned from Las Vegas where we represented our Firearms sponsor, Taylor's & Company, at the SHOT Show - the international shooting, hunting and outdoors trade show. We also hosted some video interviews for Western Shooting Horse TV while we were there. At www.dennychapman.blogspot.com, you'll see several pics of me with some of my cowboy and shooting industry friends and acquaintences, including champion mounted shooting cowgirls Andra Olsen and Melissa Dragoo, actor Peter Sherayko, Extreme Cowboy Association administrator and CMSA Hall of Famer Frank Turben, Firarms Historian and CMSA board member Phil Spangenburger, several SASS Wild Bunch Founders and "The Gunny" - actor and television host R. Lee Ermy. My good friend, Deke Rivers - "The Pistolero" was also there with me entertaining the media with his fancy gun handling skills. We had a great time at the SHOT Show and are very thankful for our firearms sponsors, Sue Hawkins and Tammy Loy of Taylor's & Company - "Keeping the Legend Alive!"
1/10 - Denny wins another Mounted Rifle Shooting championship at the Peach State CMSA event in Unadilla GA. He also won his class in the main match, finishing in the top 5 overall, moving up to a Level 5.
10/09 - Denny to serve on announcing staff of CMSA World Championships Oct 20-24. He will also be the voice of the AQHA World Championships of Mounted Shooting and the CMSA Horse Hall of Fame induction!
10/09 - Denny was the top Florida cowboy in the Florida CMSA Mounted Rifle class at the state championships this year!
7/09 - Denny featured in Suncoast Bedding ad in HorseSouth Magazine. Click on http://www.horsesouth.com/mag.htm and go to page 5 to see Denny's "Suncoast Surfin' Cowboy" specialty act in an insert video on the full-page ad, along with a picture of Denny's dog "Cici", and singer/songwriter Templeton Thompson and her horse, Jane.
7/09 - Suncoast Bedding just renewed it's sponosorship agreement with Denny. "I'm proud to endorse a product I use and believe in," Denny said,"Suncoast Bedding is the best horse and pet bedding product in the country." Photos of Denny, his horses and dogs will be used in several upcoming Suncoast internet and magazine advertisements.
7/09 - Denny Chapman to produce a series of special "Point of View" videos enabling viewers to experience what it's like to be in the saddle while performing unique equine stunts such as Mounted Shooting, Roman Riding, Fire Jumping, etc. Click here for a sample: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fNOCrAwJ_Wg