Extreme Cowboy Association All Rights Reserved 2017
Phone: 254.728.3082 PO Box 50 Bluff Dale TX USA 76433 EXCA

Media

2009

February: Craig Cameron creates Extreme Cowboy Association: Competitions test riders' abilities to navigate a simulated ranch experience

December: Extreme Cowboy competition has inaugural World Championships Robin Bond shines as California's top finisher

 

2010

March: Pennsylvania Cowgirl takes Extreme Cowboy Races by Storm: Sally Addington of Polk, Pa., vividly remembers watching Craig

Cameron's Extreme Cowboy Races on television.

July: CANADIAN LOPES OFF WITH COWBOY UP CHALLENGE First time competitor Glenn Stewart of Baldonnel, B.C., cruises to victory

aboard his stallion Genuine Jet Smooth at the inaugural Cowboy Up Challenge at the Calgary Stampede.

November: Extreme Cowboy Imagine jumping your horse over a trough of fiery flames or riding over the ledge of a cliff.

2011

January: The Extreme Cowboy Association (EXCA) is the original and only recognized association for the sport of Extreme Cowboy Racing. 

2012

April: Serious horse play Extreme Cowboy race challenges riders as well as horses. 

Most of the horses balk at one obstacle or another — the drop to the water, the steep scramble up the log steps, the teeter-totter platform.

2013

November: Waialua Teen Wins Extreme Cowboy Youth World Championship.

Waialua High student Elena Aoki has loved riding horses for most of her 14 years, but a competition two weeks ago in Texas may just be the crowning moment of her early career.

June: Topeka horse trainer making name for himself as an Extreme Cowboy

Topekan Lee Hart, a horse trainer and participant in Extreme Cowboy racing, will compete with horse Shelby in the Cowboy Up Challenge at the Calgary Stampede this weekend.

July: Extreme Cowboy Clinic

The name implies a lot but the focus was not so much on the "Extreme" as it was focused on getting the communication between rider and horse clear and consistent; as well and working through horse or rider wariness of obstacles.

2014

May: Extreme Cowboy Race National Championship To Be Held In Shelbyville, TN

Craig Cameron’s Extreme Cowboy Association and the Southern Obstacle Challenge Association are pleased to announce that the EXCA National Championships will once again be held at the historic Celebration Grounds in Shelbyville, Tennessee.

May: Extreme Cowboy Racing

Test your horse’s versatility in this timed event, open to all breeds and types of equines. Extreme Cowboy Racing is an event in which horses and riders compete over a timed trail course.

June: Extreme Cowboy Association Clinic

The Extreme Cowboy Association hosts competitions where riders take their horses through a series of obstacles that show horsemanship, trust and refined aids in order to get the horse through the obstacle and in order to earn points.

July: Extreme cowboy racing competition gaining popularity

A multi-faceted event that showcases both horse and rider as they manoeuvre through a series of obstacles and challenges, demonstrating their horsemanship skills and speed.

November: Extreme Cowboy Races

Generally Extreme Cowboy Races are viewed as a Western event, but those who ride English, saddleseat and everything in between can try their hand at the Extreme Cowboy Racestoo!

2015

April: Extreme Cowboys bring the rough, tough side of horsemanship to Caledon

Horsing around has taken on a whole new meaning in Caledon. An Extreme Cowboy Association has set up north of Palgrave – and it’s only the second such association in Ontario.

June: Extreme Cowboy Race For the first time in ELEMENTS RESORT

Extreme Cowboy Race. That’s the title of the event that could be enjoyed by all visitors in ELEMENTS RESORT last Saturday (13. 6. 2015).

October: Cowboy racing finals feature Seneca teams

Two local mother-daughter teams qualified for the world championship in the Extreme Cowboy Association (EXCA) in Hamilton, Texas, on Oct. 29-Nov. 1.

2016

April: Extreme Entertainment and Horsemanship — Craig Cameron’s “Extreme Cowboy Race”

The winner of this 2009 national competition, before a coliseum packed with thousands of cheering, screaming, fans giving her a standing ovation, was 57-year-old Sally Addington,

April: Cowboy race goes to the extreme

Cowboys, cowgirls and just plain horse fanciers took part in the Extreme Cowboy Racing event April 23 at the Douglas Ranch in the Panoche Valley in southern San Benito County.

April: Extreme Cowboy - a show for the generations

The Extreme Cowboy Alberta chapter came to Cochrane approximately three years ago and has been growing fast ever since, now the biggest club in Western Canada with more than 200 members, according to organizers.

July: Extreme cowboy comes to Juneau

For the past 15 years, famed equestrian Bill Cameron has been making an annual weeklong trip to Juneau to give riding lessons to the capital city’s aspiring cowboys and cowgirls.

July: West Niagara Fairgrounds to host extreme cowboy race

Ontario Xtreme Cowboys, an affiliate of the Extreme Cowboy Association, will be coming to the fairgrounds on Aug. 26.

July: Extreme Cowboy Race Returns to San Antonio

This past April, a cool breeze and warm sunshine welcomed riders to Brave Horse Center's first hosting of The Extreme Cowboy Race.

August: Ventura County Fair's Cowboy Challenge is all about teamwork

It's called the Cowboy Challenge, but it's not just the cowboys who find this part of the Ventura County Fair challenging.

October: Joplin woman preps for world championship in extreme cowboy racing

Annie Chance is most at home on her south Joplin ranch, where she works day in and day out with her beloved horses.

November: Un-Specializing the Specialized Horse

Competing in the Extreme Cowboy Association is an opportunity to take your reiner, cutter or rope horse out of its comfort zone and into a challenging, fun trail course.

2017

March: Extreme Cowboy Association Hosts Fun Jackpot Obstacle Course Race

Whether you're an amateur or professional horse rider, there's one event that welcomed all skill levels from across the Ozarks.

April: Extreme Cowboy Race

Wendy Hawes, clinical teaching assistant at the University of Calgary Veterinary Medicine Faculty’s clinical skills building, finished second place in her division in the Extreme Cowboy Race at Aggie Days in April.

June: Happy Chuckles and 81-year-old Extreme Cowboy racer seek 4th trip to Texas

They call it extreme, but it's nothing 81-year-old Doris Heintz and Happy Chuckles can't handle..

2018

August: Extreme cowboys to compete in risky rides at Chicopee Ag Center Joe Holloway stumbled into riding horses. He didn’t start until age 72, after helping out his wife at a horse rescue. Dennis Tipton, who’s been riding for the better part of his life turned Holloway onto the idea, and now they ride together as part of the Extreme Cowboy Association.
Extreme Cowboy Association All Rights Reserved 2017
Phone: 254.728.3082 PO Box 50 Bluff Dale TX USA 76433 EXCA

Media

2009

February: Craig Cameron creates Extreme Cowboy Association:

Competitions test riders' abilities to navigate a simulated ranch experience

December: Extreme Cowboy competition has inaugural World

Championships Robin Bond shines as California's top finisher

 

2010

March: Pennsylvania Cowgirl takes Extreme Cowboy Races by Storm:

Sally Addington of Polk, Pa., vividly remembers watching Craig Cameron's

Extreme Cowboy Races on television.

July: CANADIAN LOPES OFF WITH COWBOY UP CHALLENGE First

time competitor Glenn Stewart of Baldonnel, B.C., cruises to victory aboard

his stallion Genuine Jet Smooth at the inaugural Cowboy Up Challenge at

the Calgary Stampede.

November: Extreme Cowboy Imagine jumping your horse over a trough

of fiery flames or riding over the ledge of a cliff.

2011

January: The Extreme Cowboy Association (EXCA) is the original and only recognized association for the sport of Extreme Cowboy Racing. 

2012

April: Serious horse play Extreme Cowboy race challenges

riders as well as horses. 

Most of the horses balk at one obstacle or another — the drop to the water, the steep scramble up the log steps, the teeter-totter platform.

2013

November: Waialua Teen Wins Extreme Cowboy Youth World

Championship.

Waialua High student Elena Aoki has loved riding horses for most of her 14 years, but a competition two weeks ago in Texas may just be the crowning moment of her early career.

June: Topeka horse trainer making name for himself as an

Extreme Cowboy

Topekan Lee Hart, a horse trainer and participant in Extreme Cowboy racing, will compete with horse Shelby in the Cowboy Up Challenge at the Calgary Stampede this weekend.

July: Extreme Cowboy Clinic

The name implies a lot but the focus was not so much on the "Extreme" as it was focused on getting the communication between rider and horse clear and consistent; as well and working through horse or rider wariness of obstacles.

2014

May: Extreme Cowboy Race National Championship To Be

Held In Shelbyville, TN

Craig Cameron’s Extreme Cowboy Association and the Southern Obstacle Challenge Association are pleased to announce that the EXCA National Championships will once again be held at the historic Celebration Grounds in Shelbyville, Tennessee.

May: Extreme Cowboy Racing

Test your horse’s versatility in this timed event, open to all breeds and types of equines. Extreme Cowboy Racing is an event in which horses and riders compete over a timed trail course.

June: Extreme Cowboy Association Clinic

The Extreme Cowboy Association hosts competitions where riders take their horses through a series of obstacles that show horsemanship, trust and refined aids in order to get the horse through the obstacle and in order to earn points.

July: Extreme cowboy racing competition gaining popularity

A multi-faceted event that showcases both horse and rider as they manoeuvre through a series of obstacles and challenges, demonstrating their horsemanship skills and speed.

November: Extreme Cowboy Races

Generally Extreme Cowboy Races are viewed as a Western event, but those who ride English, saddleseat and everything in between can try their hand at the Extreme Cowboy Racestoo!

2015

April: Extreme Cowboys bring the rough, tough side of

horsemanship to Caledon

Horsing around has taken on a whole new meaning in Caledon. An Extreme Cowboy Association has set up north of Palgrave – and it’s only the second such association in Ontario.

June: Extreme Cowboy Race For the first time in ELEMENTS

RESORT

Extreme Cowboy Race. That’s the title of the event that could be enjoyed by all visitors in ELEMENTS RESORT last Saturday (13. 6. 2015).

October: Cowboy racing finals feature Seneca teams

Two local mother-daughter teams qualified for the world championship in the Extreme Cowboy Association (EXCA) in Hamilton, Texas, on Oct. 29-Nov. 1.

2016

April: Extreme Entertainment and Horsemanship — Craig

Cameron’s “Extreme Cowboy Race”

The winner of this 2009 national competition, before a coliseum packed with thousands of cheering, screaming, fans giving her a standing ovation, was 57-year-old Sally Addington,

April: Cowboy race goes to the extreme

Cowboys, cowgirls and just plain horse fanciers took part in the Extreme Cowboy Racing event April 23 at the Douglas Ranch in the Panoche Valley in southern San Benito County.

April: Extreme Cowboy - a show for the generations

The Extreme Cowboy Alberta chapter came to Cochrane approximately three years ago and has been growing fast ever since, now the biggest club in Western Canada with more than 200 members, according to organizers.

July: Extreme cowboy comes to Juneau

For the past 15 years, famed equestrian Bill Cameron has been making an annual weeklong trip to Juneau to give riding lessons to the capital city’s aspiring cowboys and cowgirls.

July: West Niagara Fairgrounds to host extreme cowboy race

Ontario Xtreme Cowboys, an affiliate of the Extreme Cowboy Association, will be coming to the fairgrounds on Aug. 26.

July: Extreme Cowboy Race Returns to San Antonio

This past April, a cool breeze and warm sunshine welcomed riders to Brave Horse Center's first hosting of The Extreme Cowboy Race.

August: Ventura County Fair's Cowboy Challenge is all about

teamwork

It's called the Cowboy Challenge, but it's not just the cowboys who find this part of the Ventura County Fair challenging.

October: Joplin woman preps for world championship in

extreme cowboy racing

Annie Chance is most at home on her south Joplin ranch, where she works day in and day out with her beloved horses.

November: Un-Specializing the Specialized Horse

Competing in the Extreme Cowboy Association is an opportunity to take your reiner, cutter or rope horse out of its comfort zone and into a challenging, fun trail course.

2017

March: Extreme Cowboy Association Hosts Fun Jackpot

Obstacle Course Race

Whether you're an amateur or professional horse rider, there's one event that welcomed all skill levels from across the Ozarks.

April: Extreme Cowboy Race

Wendy Hawes, clinical teaching assistant at the University of Calgary Veterinary Medicine Faculty’s clinical skills building, finished second place in her division in the Extreme Cowboy Race at Aggie Days in April.

June: Happy Chuckles and 81-year-old Extreme Cowboy

racer seek 4th trip to Texas

They call it extreme, but it's nothing 81-year-old Doris Heintz and Happy Chuckles can't handle..

2018

August: Extreme cowboys to compete in risky rides at Chicopee Ag Center Joe Holloway stumbled into riding horses. He didn’t start until age 72, after helping out his wife at a horse rescue. Dennis Tipton, who’s been riding for the better part of his life turned Holloway onto the idea, and now they ride together as part of the Extreme Cowboy Association.