Articles

Most articles posted on this page have been previously published in The Atlatl; the official newsletter of the World Atlatl Association.  The Atlatl is published 4 times a year: January, April, July, and October. Articles need to be submitted by the 15th of the month prior to publishing to get into the issue. Members should submit articles and information to the editor at:

Frank Lukes

theatlatl@gmail.com

Articles:

PDF of Australian Spearthrowers, Whittaker, 2010
HISTORY OF EFFORTS TO LEGALIZE THE ATLATL FOR HUNTING DEER IN MISSOURI by Ron Mertz
2012 Deer Hunting Report by Ron Mertz
2011 Deer Hunting Report by Ron Mertz
Introducing the Missouri Atlatl Association by John Whittaker and Ron Mertz
Illustrated Notes on Atlatl Spurs in the Archaeology of Cuba-English translation, Ganchos de Tiradera (Spanish original) being re-printed (or translated) with the permission of the original publisher: Cuba Arqueológica. By Alfredo E. Figueredo, Member of I.A.C.A.
The atlatl as combat weapon in 17th century Amazonia: Tapuya indian warriors in Dutch Colonial Brazil by Dr. Harald E.L. Prins
“Sand Dune Cave Atlatl” by John Whittaker, Phil Geib, Byl Bryce, and Chuck LaRue
“The Aztecs and the Atlatl” by John Whittaker
Anne Feltovich, Grinnell College 2003 graduate, demonstrates percussion flaking to Pleasant Run Middle School students during a presentation on “Hunting with the Ancients: Stone tools and the atlatl”
Archeology Magazine interview with Celine Rainville of the Franklin Pierce University atlatl team.
“The European Round” by Douglas Bassett and Pascal Chauvaux
Atlatl flex: irrelevant by John Whittaker and Andrew Maginniss
Copper tipped darts by Doug Miller
Atlatl weights by Richard B. Lyons
PVC Atlatl Design by Bob Sizemore
How to avoid rotator cuff injuries by Leni Clubb & Judy Pritchard
Mid-Paleolithic Crisis by John Whittaker
Atlatl to Bow By Richard B. Lyons
ISAC Sport and Science By John Whittaker and Kathryn Kamp
How Fast Does a Dart Go? By John Whittaker and Kathryn Kamp
Atlatl from Peru By Steve Barnett
Discovery Channel Show by Scott Van Arsdale
My new Hunting Atlatl by Mark Bracken