Past Presidents Message
We would like call your attention to some important club updates:
1) CCMSA Board of Directors Update:
Executive / Directors Changes: Janet Stephen, Jackie Powell, Julie Saretsky, and Zane Zielke, have each completed their terms and have rolled off the board. We thank them all for their contributions! We welcome our newest director Kyla Quiring as Treasurer replacing Rob Piasta. Rob has returned to a Directors position. Christa Paterson has rolled in to the Past Presidents Position. Lastly, congratulations to Gene Stuckey our 2019 President and Doug Wickham as our 2019 Vice President.
Please see the CCMSA website “Contact us” tab for contact information.
2) Wrangler membership classification continues with CCMSA:
The CCMSA Wrangler Committee will continue with our Wranglers membership in to 3 classifications. This is to improve cohesiveness with the CMSA USA Wrangler points tracking system and to still abide by our differing Canadian Firearms Laws. Our goal is to train and prepare our youth for full competition starting at age 18 in Canada and age 12 in the USA.
If you have a child under the age of 18 that would like to participate please see our memberships tab.
3) CCMSA 2019 membership:
Our 2019 fees for the “Individual Membership” and ” Family Membership” remain the same. (Family memberships consist of 2 adults and any number of children under the age of 18 residing in the same home). We must have your original signature on file.
4) Capri Insurance and AEF:
The CCMSA will continue with Capri Insurance in 2019. This requires each CCMSA member to also hold a valid AEF (Alberta Equestrian federation) membership or SEF (Saskatchewan Equestrian Federation) 0r provincial equivalent that must be shown at every CCMSA event including practices. Capri insurance also provides a variety of possible add-ons for insuring tack etc. Please follow this link for more information http://albertaequestrian.com/SignUp for more information.
5) Cowboy Mounted Shooters Guidelines from the CFO:
Please find and read the attached your electronic version. Safety is our most important priority. This doc is posted on the CCMSA website under the 2019 memberships tab and can be viewed HERE.
6) CCMSA Arena Approvals 2019:
2019 New arena approvals for those wishing to host a practice, clinic, demo or competition, MUST have their arena approved. Please contact Rob at firstname.lastname@example.org request an arena certification form.
2018 existing Arena Approvals: All mounted shooting facilities that were approved the Canadian Cowboy Mounted Shooters Association in 2018 will be contacted via email about the 2019 year. Please contact us if you have any changes or questions. If you would like to have your arena approved click here for more information
7) New Members Info Sheet:
The New Members info sheet is for beginner shooters has been updated and is posted HERE
8) Safety Meeting Sheet:
The Safety Meeting Sheet is to be reviewed at the safety meeting prior to practices and shoots -and is posted HERE
9) Method of Payment:
CCMSA will continue to accept E-transfers from your mobile device or laptop computer. This option is available today for paying your membership, entry fees, and sponsorship. Our E-Transfer address is email@example.com. Be sure to email treasurer firstname.lastname@example.org what your payment is for and the passcode for CCMSA to accept it.
10) 2018 Practices and Events
All practices and upcoming 2019 Events can be found on our club website HOME PAGE. www.canadianmountedshooters.ca with more dates to come.
Canadian Cowboy Mounted Shooters Association
2017 AGM Minutes – Dec 2 2017 Click Here
2016 AGM Minutes – Oct 29- Click Here
2015 Year end letter to CCMSA Membership (Emailed Dec 30, 2015) –Click Here
2015 AGM Minutes – Oct 24- Click Here