1999 Michigan Atlatl Association State Champion
Jim Gilligan (left) presents Chris Oberg (right)with a plaque and certificate
World Atlatl Association president, Charlie Brown, traveled all the way from Colorado and has generously posted more images he and his wife collected as they participated at the 1999 Michigan Atlatl Association State Championships.
Mark your calendar for the
2000 Michigan State Atlatl Championship
Sunday, September 10 - 9:00 a.m.
Chelsea Rod & Gun Club
An intensive one day collection of contests open to everyone:
3-D course..............30 throws
European Tournament.....30 throws
MAA Tournament..........12 throws
82 casts. Highest combined score is Y2K State Champ.
Dedicated to sharing information and promoting the use of the atlatl.
Today, there are many organizations dedicated to the study and reintroduction of this primitive skill. The Michigan Atlatl Association (MAA) sponsors COMPETITIONS, and DEMONSTRATIONS. The World Atlatl Association (WAA) promotes an International Accuarcy Competition (ISAC) with participants from countries worldwide.
These organizations are friendly and helpful and dedicated to rediscovering this lost art!