Atlatl Contests & Events

by | Jun 20, 2008 | News

Depending on where you live in the United States and Europe, atlatl contests/meets can be either be plentiful or nonexistent!

We checked out the World Atlatl Association event calendar and we will list the contests coming up through the end of June.

If you feel atlatl contest/meet deprived, it is easy to set up your own atlatl event. The World Atlatl Association, International Atlatl Society and the many state atlatl associations offer information and support for setting up an event.

A lot of the most successful events have started with area atlatl clubs which have branched out from weekly meets to holding a set number of events during the year. The New York State Atlatl Association has a lot of information and events on its web page. If you need any assistance in setting up an event, give us a call (1-800-836-4520) or email us at and we will be happy to help you out or at least find someone who can.

Following are upcoming atlatl events through June from the World Atlatl Association web site:

June 20-22

Meadowcroft, Avella, Pennsylvania
ISAC and local contests all 3 days
Contact Margie or (740) 264-1755

June 21

Duncan Park, Austin, Texas
ISAC Saturday 9 AM

June 21-22

Fat Blanket atlatl throw & ISAC. Cheyenne, Wyoming
Open to all, equipment and instruction cheerfully provided. Sponsored by the Wyoming Atlatl and Social Club.
Contact: Gary/Regina Dodson (307-632-0766)
or Russell Richard (307-772-0550) for location and time.

June 26-29

The 10th Annual Bald Eagle Knap-in and Terry Keefer Memorial Atlatl Tournament
Bald Eagle, Pennsylvania
ISAC, IASAC and locals
Team Atlatl and Individual Qualifiers, NYAA, Inc. insured event.
26 pm – 29 am
Sponsored by the Susquehanna Flintknappers Inc. The event will be held on at the Tyrone Camp Anderson Boy Scout Camp 4 miles from Interstate I-99 and 24 miles from I-80. The site has showers, toilets, running water, a newly remodeled snack bar and cafeteria plenty of camping sites, a trout stream and pond camp. Camp established in 1911 in a beautiful mountain settling. Scouts will be serving food all four days.
For more information contact Tim Jackson phone (814) 684-0402 or Gary Beers at (814) 687-4372. For atlatl info, contact Jack Rowe (570) 888-8258 or Douglas Bassett (585) 493-3625.

June 27-29

Deerasic Park near Cambridge, Ohio
Ohio Atlatl Association


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