A brief look back in time

Happy Thanksgiving from our family to yours.

It’s always fun to rediscover things we’ve forgotten about or haven’t seen in a while. We ran across some old photos we feel are worth sharing – a few pictures taken of our original five stage facades, each of which is paired with an image of what the stage looks like today. I have it from some of our cowboy club’s wise men and women that the “Then” images were taken in late 2013.

As our 2022 season draws to a close and we prepare to move into a new year, we hope you enjoy this little look back from a short 10 years ago. We appreciate your support over the years and look forward to serving you in the years to come.


Illowa Irregulars Cowboy Action Shooting Club, a shooting discipline of the Milan Rifle Club

PS. Plans are well underway for the 2023 Illinois State Championship scheduled from August 18-20, 2023. We’ve 20 registrants already. If you need a Christmas gift idea, what better gift than to give your favorite cowboy or cowgirl the gift of the 2023 Illinois State Championship!

Stage 1: Then and Now

Stage 2: Then and Now

Stage 4: Then and Now

Stage 5: Then and Now

Stage 9: Then and Now