Worldwide Atlatl Championship won by Pagosa resident

Photo courtesy Danyelle Leentjes
Ron Beckman (left) receives the award for the Adult Division and the Grand Champion at the 17th annual Worldwide Atlatl Championship from Nathan Shelley with the Eastern New Mexico University Blackwater Draw National Historical Landmark.

By Danyelle Leentjes
Special to The SUN
The 17th annual Worldwide Atlatl Championship held in Portales, N.M., on Oct. 28, was taken by Pagosa Springs resident Ron Beckman, who works as a day manager at Chimney Rock National Monument.

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