AQHA Cowboy Mounted Shooting World Championships

The 2018 AQHA Cowboy Mounted Shooting World Championships return March 1-3, 2019, at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo.

The American Quarter Horse Association

For more information on qualifying for the AQHA CMS World or to enter, contact the Cowboy Mounted Shooting Association.

The 2018 AQHA Cowboy Mounted Shooting World Championships return March 1-3, 2019, to Houston in conjunction with the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo.

The AQHA CMS World is the 2018 AQHA CMS World because the world championship show’s qualifying period is January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018.

Cowboy mounted shooting competitors race against the clock as they run horseback through a pattern of 10 balloons and at least one barrel. The competitor to complete the pattern with the fastest time and most balloons shot takes home the AQHA world champion title.

Exhibitors at the 2018 AQHA CMS World will compete in the following divisions:

  • Youth
  • Limited Youth
  • Select
  • Amateur
  • Limited Amateur
  • Open

For more information on qualifying for the AQHA CMS World or to enter, contact the Cowboy Mounted Shooting Association.

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