Browsing Archive: January, 2013

Refining the Ruleset of U.S. Kubb

Posted by Melissa Walker on Friday, January 18, 2013, In : Advanced Rules 

One of the most talked about things in the world of kubb this year is likely to be the rule changes handed down from the U.S. National Kubb Championship.

The biggest change, which Eric Anderson, organizer of U.S. National Kubb, described as “significant” is the decision to legally allow a baton to travel at 45 degrees off vertical as opposed to 10 degrees before.“This matches the World Championship rules and rules in a host of other countries, as well,” he said. “I say ‘legally...

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My 2012

Posted by Chris Hodges on Saturday, January 5, 2013, In : History 
At our year end meeting we talked a bit about what this past year meant for the club, but a recent Facebook post from the U.S. National Kubb Championship got me thinking about what memories from the 2012 Kubb season will be sticking with me, and it turns out there are quite a few!

  • ·         Teaming with Grant for his first Kubb tournament at the Loppet.

o   The whole match playing Puppies Puppies Puppies, especially Grant sealing the match with a no-look king shot!

o   Pulling our butts ou...

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