September Gymkhana Cancelled

Hello to All Acton Ranger Gymkhana Participants and Friends,

After much deliberation and consideration of the extreme heat that is forecasted for Sunday’s Gymkhana, and in the interest of the health and welfare of our participants, equine contestants, and spectators, we have decided to cancel the September Gymkhana.

We will see everyone at our final gymkhana of the season on Sunday, October 2nd.

Secondly, as a reminder, we will have our awards and trail ride on Sunday, November 6th.

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August 2022 Standings

The Acton Rangers have completed their fifth gymkhana of the year on Sunday, August 7th. The weather was quite warm with a slight breeze for the 56 riders competing. There were many good runs and we have seen lots of improvement amongst the riders since our first Gymkhana. Keep up the hard work, as it shows!!! Congratulations to Morgan Harrison promoting into the AA division from the A division. With 2 gymkhanas left to go, it looks like it will be another year of exciting competition. We have some close races in both the saddle series and buckle series.

Entry fees for the 2022 Acton Ranges’ Gymkhana are $6.00 per rider per class, however, novice competitors (12 and under) are only $3.00 per rider per class.

We are expecting a very warm and sunny day for our Labor Day Gymkhana on Sunday, September 4th. As a reminder, our gymkhanas are on the 1st Sunday of the month from March to October, and the awards ceremony will be held at 9 am, on Sunday, November 6th at the Acton Community Center.

We are also planning on doing a trail ride following the awards ceremony which we will stage out of the Acton Arena and ride the trails around the Acton Community.

All us Rangers look forward to seeing you at our next Gymkhana on Sunday, September 4th, at the Vincent Hill Arena.

Remember, Ride hard, shoot straight, and always tell the truth!!

July 2022 Standings

The Acton Rangers have completed their third gymkhana of the year on Sunday, July 3rd. The weather was warm with a slight breeze for the 68 riders competing. There were many good runs and we have seen lots of improvement amongst the riders since our first Gymkhana. Keep up the hard work, as it shows!!! Congratulations to Julianna Stubbs, Samantha McKeehan and Kai Tomas for promoting from the Novice division to the A division. Emma Clegg and Rachel Blaha promoted to the AA division. Destiny Wessells was also promoted into the AAA division. With 3 gymkhanas left to go, it looks like it will be another year of exciting competition. We have some close races in both the saddle series and buckle series.

Entry fees for the 2022 Acton Ranger’s Gymkhana are $6.00 per rider per class, however, novice competitors (12 and under) are only $3.00 per rider per class.

We are expecting a very warm and sunny day for our August 7th Gymkhana, as we in the final stretch with just 3 more gymkhanas this season. As a reminder, our gymkhanas are on the 1st Sunday of the month from March to October, and the awards ceremony will be held on Sunday, November 6th at the Acton Community Center. We are also planning on doing a trail ride following the awards ceremony which we will stage out of the Acton Arena.

It was great to see many of our friends at the Acton 4th of July Parade. The Rangers had lots of fun!

All us Rangers look forward to seeing you at our next Gymkhana on Sunday, August 7th, at the Vincent Hill Arena.

Remember, Ride hard, shoot straight, and always tell the truth!!

June 2022 Standings

The Acton Rangers have completed their third gymkhana of the year on Sunday, June 5th. The weather was warm with a slight breeze for the 62 riders competing. There were many good runs and we have seen lots of improvement amongst the riders since our first Gymkhana. Keep up the hard work, as it shows!!! Congratulations to Melissa Duenas, Ellie Harmon, and Cassidy Olsen for promoting from the Novice division to the A division. With 4 gymkhanas left to go, it looks like it will be another year of exciting competition. We have some close races in both the saddle series and buckle series.

Entry fees for the 2022 Acton Ranges’ Gymkhana are $6.00 per rider per class, however, novice competitors (12 and under) are only $3.00 per rider per class.

We are expecting a very warm and sunny day for our July 3rd Gymkhana, as we have 4 more gymkhanas this season, and it is early enough for everyone to have a chance for the saddles and buckles. As a reminder, our gymkhanas are on the 1st Sunday of the month from March to October, and the awards ceremony will be held on Sunday, November 6th at the Acton Community Center.

On Monday, July 4th, the day after the Gymkhana, don’t miss out on the annual Acton 4th of July Parade. As always it should be loads of fun!! The Acton Rangers will be participating and look forward to seeing all of our friends in the community!

All us Rangers look forward to seeing you at our next Gymkhana on Sunday, July 3rd at the Vincent Hill Arena.

Remember, Ride hard, shoot straight, and always tell the truth!!

May 2022 Standings

The Acton Rangers have completed their second gymkhana of the year on Sunday, May 1st.  The weather was beautiful for the 58 riders competing. We welcome the new riders that joined us and it was great to see the returning riders. Congratulations to Silvie Aleksanian for promoting from the Novice division to the A division.  With 5 gymkhanas left to go, it looks like it will be another year of exciting competition.  We have some close races in both the saddle series and buckle series.

Entry fees for the 2022 Acton Ranges’ Gymkhana are $6.00 per rider per class, however, novice competitors (12 and under) are only $3.00 per rider per class.

We like to thank everyone who supported the Acton Community Center’s Duckie Drop!!! All tickets were sold and congratulations to the 4 prize winners!!!  Thanks for the “DUCK” for dropping the duckies.

We are expecting a sunny day for our June 5th Gymkhana, as we have 5 more gymkhanas’ this season, and it is early enough for everyone to have a chance for the saddles and buckles.  As a reminder, our gymkhanas are on the 1st Sunday of the month from March to October, and the awards ceremony will be held on Sunday, November 6th at the Acton Community Center. 

Don’t forget to mark your calendars for the annual Acton 4th of July Parade.  The Acton Rangers will be participating and look forward to seeing all of our friends in the community!

All us Rangers look forward to seeing you at our next Gymkhana on Sunday, June 5th, at the Vincent Hill Arena. 

Remember, Ride hard, shoot straight, and always tell the truth!!

April Standings

The Acton Rangers opened the season with the first gymkhana of the year on Sunday, April 3rd. 64 riders opened up the season. It was great to see our returning riders as well as the many new riders. Entry fees for the 2022 Acton Ranges’ Gymkhana are $6.00 per rider per class, however, novice competitors (12 and under) are only $3.00 per rider per class.

The horses were ready to go this month, and as was evident by some the horses, they were excited to be back in the competition at the Vincent Hill Arena. By the looks of the results, we are going to have another year of exciting competition in many of the divisions this year. If you missed the first gymkhana, you will not want to miss the next one, as everyone has a chance to win a saddle or buckle.

We are expecting a sunny day for our May 1st Gymkhana, as we have 6 more gymkhanas’ this season, and it is early enough for everyone to have a chance for the saddles and buckles.  As a reminder, our gymkhanas are on the 1st Sunday of the month from March to October, and the awards ceremony will be held on Sunday, November 6th at the Acton Community Center. 

Don’t forget that the Acton Community Center will be hosting their annual Duckie Drop during our May Gymkhana.  Limited tickets will be available at the May Gymkhana.  Don’t miss your chance to have the winning duck!

All us Rangers look forward to seeing you at our next Gymkhana on Sunday, May 1st, at the Vincent Hill Arena.

Remember, Ride hard, shoot straight, and always tell the truth!!

March Gymkhana Cancelled

Hello All

The Acton Rangers have been monitoring the EMH issue, and have evaluated our options.

In consideration of the State Veterinarian’s recommendation, and out of abundance of caution for the health of our equine friends, we have decided to cancel our March gymkhana.

Thanks to everyone for understanding and patience during this time.

2022 Season Start

The Acton Rangers are announcing the start of their 2022 Gymkhana Season with the first gymkhana of the year on Sunday, March 6th at 9 am, with sign ups starting at 8 am. The Gymkhanas will be held at the Vincent Hill Arena, 560 W. Sierra Highway, Acton.

The 2022 season will have two year-end high point divisions, the Saddle Series division, open to all ages, and the Buckle Series division, open to participants that are 25 years or older. All Classes are $6.00 for AAA, AA, and A riders, with Novice classes (12 and under) are $3.00.

Each gymkhana will consist of 6 events, Washington Poles, Quadrangle Poles, Single Barrel, Cloverleaf, Precision Barrel, and Keyhole. As a side note, Saddle Series Day ribbons are awarded to 5th place in the 4 divisions: AAA, AA, A, and Novice.

The 2022 Acton Gymkhana’s will be held on the first Sunday of each month between the months of March through October, with the year end awards on Sunday, November 6th. Refreshments will be available throughout the day for your convenience.

Mark your calendars as the annual Acton Community Center Duckie Drop fundraiser will be held during our May 1st Gymkhana. There will be wonderful prizes for those with the winning ducks!!!

We look forward to a wonderful season with our returning riders as well as new riders that will join us this year. See you all on Sunday, March 6th.