The monthly match for August will be held on August 1. Main Match Registration 6:45 -7:45AM and no  Side Matches.

There is a practice session August 19 on Pistol  bay 4. The practice runs from 5-9PM which is a change from normal times. The fee is $5.00 and no costumes are required. So come on out and get some extra trigger time or just get introduced to this great sport.

Be sure and check the Event Calendar page for the details on the other practice sessions scheduled.

August Stages are

What's Cooking

In memory of

Tom Ingoglia, AKA, C.S. Fly

May he rest in peace.

Welcome to the new "Rio Cowboy's Epitaph", the new web site for the Rio Salado Cowboy Action Shooting Society. Over the next few months we will be adding to the site to make it as useful as possible for all of you cowboy action shooters.

Home of the Rio Salado Cowboy Action Shooting Society

The Rio Epitaph

Other News

The  2015 SASS Western Regional will be held at the Chorro Valley Regulators (CVR) range in San Luis Obispo, CA on August 5-9, 2015. This is a super event featuring well over 300 shooters, at a great range along California's Central Coast. Events include 12 challenging stages, warm-up matches, black powder night shoot, cowboy trap, Wild Bunch, long range (100y, 125y, & 400y), ROI and ROII classes, Plainsman, speed rifle, speed pistol, speed shotgun, Buckaroo / Buckarette / Young Guns mini-match, and a Top-16 shoot-off on Sunday along with several team-shoots, all followed by our awards ceremony. And, to top it all off, there's the incredible CVR 5-Star Banquet dinner/dance on Saturday night. We'll have more than 20 vendors, and there's ample room for camping (trailers). This is a not-to-miss event. For more information and registration forms, please go to our website at: If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact me at the info below. 
We're 8 miles from the Pacific Ocean and the weather is great in August...
Come shoot with us!  
Roger Rapid • SASS #96080

Breaking News

At Match Director’s discretion we will be offering the Josey Wales category for our July match.  For Rio Cowboy details/rules governing this modified Gunfighter/duelist category see  the Jose Wales section on the Match Info page.