17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
A Colombian man playing tejo

A Colombian man is playing tejo, a very popular sports in the South American country. It consists in throwing a metal puck (called a tejo) across an alley at to a one meter by one meter board covered with clay. When the puck hits its target gunpowder explodes which makes a hell of a noise.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 03.2017
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Bogota, Colombia
Copyright: © Thomas Wagner