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We have had a few clarifications about the recent announcement about horse tape: Nasal Strips are allowed during competition. It is recommended that the color be as neutral or natural as possible. Horse tape (also known as rocktape or equine kinesiology tape) is not allowed at CMSA major events, starting with the CMSA World in October. This applies for the main match and also all ancillary events. It may be used during warmups, but is not allowing during competition. ... See moreSee less

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Just from horses? Why not the people? I tape my shoulder and my hip when having issues to help me stay well. Why should that be denied for a horse? They work harder than the people riding them and deserve to be well cared for. Guess no one watches as professional athletes help care for themselves in other sports by using K tape. Same thing for our horses, helps prevent worse strains and injuries.

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Cowboy Mounted Shooting Association this is ridiculous! How many equine veterinarians did you consult before making this decision? What research or panel of equine experts did you consult before reaching this decision? Most likely the answer will be silence because I'm betting zero and you are only concerned with image of the sport, not the actual competitors, human or equine.

2 weeks ago   ·  1
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Just wondering what caused change of rule? Tape won't fix a lame horse but help with sore muscles and healing. My horses haven't used it but I have. If you think it doesn't look good, we need to talk.

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Just to clarify The brand Nasal strips ARE ALLOWED but the Kinetic horse tape is NOT? Is this what you mean? I just think some folks will wonder if its the type of tape or if you mean major events?

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Can we get clarification of why? Just curious. Thanks!

3 weeks ago
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What would be the purpose of using the nasal strips?

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What is the penalty for someone that runs s stage with rocktape on their horse.

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Why is kinetic tape not allowed?? Will someone please enlighten me! 😐

3 weeks ago   ·  1
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LOL. WOW! Arw there really people that think rock tape works on hair!! 😂😂😂

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Shouldn't a rule apply to all CMSA approved events or to none?

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Mustang Matt Gibson Mateo. Check out this stupid decision

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It is the AQHA my guess 🤷‍♀️ they made this ruling a few weeks ago absolutely no kinesiology taping at their events or sponsored classes Which explains why cmsa says majors when the AQHA has their shooting class at ...

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Sometimes life’s journey takes us in a direction no one was prepared for. The Olson Family shares Andras story. Andra loves CMSA and is still today giving back with the Andra Olson Legacy Saddle awarded to the year end High Point Rifle shooter.

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Andra Olson is a rider and a former award-winning cowboy mounted shooter. After an accident changed her life forever, she was able to get back in the saddle ...

CMSA President's Message

Attitude:

Each morning when we wake up we have a choice about our day. Do I move forward or backward? (Positive or Negative?) It is very obvious we have a more productive day with a positive attitude by taking negative things that come up and turning them into positive. Oh, how true the old saying is: positive breeds positive and negative breeds negative. Did you ever notice how your attitude effects those around you? If you are positive it catches on or if you're negative it also catches on. So how do you want to be known: as a positive person or negative?

When we announced the Extreme Double Down, we were very much aware it only affects the top people in their division who play this ancillary class. This class is not for the weak of heart. It requires nerves of steel, you must be very competitive, a gambler, and have extreme confidence in your ability to play the game. You have to be someone willing to let it all hang out in order to win big. Someone with a Positive Attitude.

The Extreme DD is a very Positive Program for the riders who want to win more money.
$60 a rider covers CMSA’s expense for the double down. (On a $200 entry or more)
By adding $200 to the entry fee with all of it going to the payback it is a 257% increase or $340 in the entry fee portion of the payback. CMSA is not keeping any of the $200 increase.
The math works out to be an 85% payback plus $15,000 in added money. The highest percentage ever paid at any CMSA Event. It really increases the payback.
Based on last year’s numbers from world of 135 double down entries

2018 $18,900 payback from entry fees + $15,000 = $33,900 total payback
New $45,900 payback from entry fees + $15,000 = $60,900 total payback
That is $27,000 more dollars for payback.

Once again, this only affects the Double Down players or those wanting a chance to win more money. I am not on Facebook but I have been sent some of the comments. It seems a lot of them are from people who don’t enter or don’t understand how it will work. Some just want to complain about the double down in general.

We are doing this for those who want to win bigger checks, CMSA is not keeping any of the increased fee, it’s all going to the payback.

All we ask is for everyone to be positive and have an open mind. Let’s see where this program goes. If you have a question pick up the phone and call the office. We will be more than happy to answer your questions.

Dan Plaster
CMSA President
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Very well stated. I’m embarrassed and ashamed we need to explain this but grateful that you could get it it so eloquently into words. Thanks for always believing in the sport and working to improve the opportunities. Those of us that love and appreciate don’t tell you often enough how grateful we are- Thank you! Keep up the good work.

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Dan I wanted to say that this is an Excellent explanation of the extreme double down. Thank you for such a positive message and simple yet detailed explanation of the payout. I look forward to seeing this new format succeed.

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Very well said Danny!! Change is always hard, but I think this is a great opportunity.

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Well said!! Thank you for the opportunity!

4 weeks ago   ·  1
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Thank you for the clear explanation.

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Very well said Dan!!! Positive breeds positive a way we should all live our lives!!!

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Well said Mr Dan Plaster

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My question is: where does the added money come from?

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I am sure it is probably explained somewhere so please have patience. I am a SM5, in the extreme DD am I competing just against fellow SM5s?

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It makes much better sense to raise the eliminator. This way your running for a high stakes payout not hopefully qualifying for it. If they are trying to counter alternative shoots coming up with “high stakes “ this isn’t comparable. One other thing, the alternative shoots are trying is to get spectators. The showcase would be much better in my opinion. The double down is usually just shooters. In my opinion I wanted to concentrate on winning my class not thinking about added fee attached to it that actually cost more than my class entry. I’m not really complaining about 400 but I want a chance to run for my money . I made the finals last year in the double down and cashed out. Doubling the fee and we pay for two people changes it. We will probably enter because it’s just part of the Game. That doesn’t mean anyone and everyone doesn’t have the voice to state what what they think . I don’t agree telling people “just don’t enter “ or “ just don’t go” we actually compete against each other’s money !!!!! So why not “debate “ about what we all pay for . I look forward to seeing everyone. Once I decide to go,I let all this crap 💩 and try my best and have a good time.

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Why don't you weight the average as it should be. Just like roping, barrel racing, or anything else? Rewarding "one and done" runs just doesn't make sense. And rewards the "sandbaggers" of the sport

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The whiners never go away do they

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If it costs CMSA $60 for one DD stage, then you must be losing money on the 5 stages in the $200 main match. 5 X $60 = $300 😜🤠

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