Blackwater Draw Fall Atlatl Competition 2011

Join us at the Blackwater Draw site for the

11th Annual Fall Atlatl Competition.

Whether you are new to dart throwing or have been at it for years, everyone is invited to participate in the 2011 Atlatl Throw.  Learn more from the World Atlatl Association.

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  • The event will be held October 22nd at the Blackwater Draw Archaeological site on New Mexico Highway 467.
  • Gates open and registration to compete begins at 9:00 am.
  • Practice targets open at 9:00.
  • Throwing teams for men, women, and youth.
  • Field round competition beginning around 10:00 am and will continue through the afternoon.
  • ISAC in the afternoon.
  • Casual throwing available all day as targets become free.

Atlatl and spearthrowers of all types welcome.  (No stone tips please).

2010 Competition

2009 Competition

2008 Competition


About George Crawford

archaeologist, archer, primitive technologist, and wannabee musician ... mostly
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