The Latest News from Around the Kubb World

  • 3:e året för öns seriespel.
    För 3:e året på raken så kommer det spelas seriespel i Kubb på ön. Sammandrag med 2-3 matcher ungefär var tredje söndag fram till början av Juli. Serien har tappat något lag men även fått in nya lag. Dessa 7 lag gör upp i seriespelet 2017: Mulde Fritidsby Famous K ... read more
    Source: Kubb GotlandPublished on 2017-03-22
  • Golden Baton Challenge – Ohio Kubb Championship
    This year at the Ohio Kubb Championship we will be holding the first Golden Baton Challenge. Registration will be the day of the event. For a $5 entry fee that goes to support the Canton Garden Center you can enter the contest to win the Golden Baton. The contest will be held ... read more
    Source: Ohio KubbPublished on 2017-03-22
  • Canton, Ohio – Host of the 2017 Ohio Kubb Championship
    Canton, Ohio is hosting the 2017 Ohio Kubb Championship but what is there to do in Canton? Here is a helpful guide to help you make the most of a trip to Canton. For more go to VisitCanton.com Attractions McKinley Memorial and Presidential Library and Museum The McKinley National Memorial ... read more
    Source: Ohio KubbPublished on 2017-03-15
  • Ely Winterfest Kubb Tournament 2017 Recap
    ELY, Minn. — A field of 10 teams took part in the third annual Ely Winterfest Kubb Tournament. The snow-covered, but mostly frozen pitches were set up at Whiteside Park amongst massive snow sculptures and intrigued onlookers. The kubb tournament, held Saturday, Jan. 11, 2017, was one of many events ... read more
    Source: Published on 2017-03-13
  • Ohio Kubb events for April/March 2017
    Location Stadium Park, Canton, Ohio April 8th – Learn to play Kubb 1pm-4pm – Facebook April 22nd – Learn to play Kubb 1pm-4pm – Facebook May 6th – Learn to play Kubb 1pm-4pm – Facebook May 20th – 2017 Ohio Kubb Championship 7:30am – 5pm – Website, Facebook ... read more
    Source: Ohio KubbPublished on 2017-03-08
  • Stones v. Floyd
    Kubb History in PhotosStones v. Floyd In the final game of the 1968 Brixton Kubb Klassic, the Rolling Stones – seen here huddling over opponent David Gilmour’s very competent drill – eventually lost to Pink Floyd in a long and contentious best-of-5 match. Sadly, the match would be the ... read more
    Source: L.A. KubbPublished on 2017-03-02
  • 1960 Hollywood Invitational
    People often associate California in the 50’s and 60’s with beach and surfing culture, but that period is also widely considered the heyday of kubb on the West Coast. Brought from the Midwest to the backyards and beaches of Southern ... read more
    Source: L.A. KubbPublished on 2017-03-02
  • Interview with Dan Pritchard from team Gungnir
    Where did you first learn about Kubb? Used to play a lot of Horseshoes And Bags/Cornhole. Started playing Kubb in 2010 at monthly tournaments hosted by the now defunct Kubb Collective. I was drawn to the multi dimensional aspects of the game. What Ohio Kubb events/tournaments have you participated in? ... read more
    Source: Ohio KubbPublished on 2017-03-01
  • Star Wars Episode VIII, 2016
    Due in part to the LA Kubb Club’s proximity to Hollywood and the club’s representation in the entertainment industry, it has become quite common these days to find kubb pitches setup in studio back-lots and on filming locations around the ... read more
    Source: L.A. KubbPublished on 2017-02-23
  • Interview with Chris Jones from the Lumber Tumblers
    Where did you first learn about Kubb? A friend had played it at a BBQ and then found a set at Menards. He introduced it to my group of friends and started playing (with questionable rules) at every get-together. After Jesse Fraim (one of the friends) started researching it online ... read more
    Source: Ohio KubbPublished on 2017-02-22
  • Drilling
    Drilling is a specific kubb throwing technique employed to strategically place the field kubbs in such a manner that they land very closely together. There are various strategies to drilling, but the majority of drills adhere to these two principles: The kubb is spun on its center axis, similar ... read more
    Source: Planet KubbPublished on 2017-02-21
  • Driller
    The player performing the majority of kubb throwing strategy, called drilling. Currently a synonym for Inkastare. ... read more
    Source: Planet KubbPublished on 2017-02-21
  • Deep
    The act of inkasting a kubb far into the upfield near the opponent’s baseline. Generally done with the intention of setting up a possible double with a base kubb, but can also be used as a conservative move if the inkastare believes they have more kubbs to throw than ... read more
    Source: Planet KubbPublished on 2017-02-21
  • Clutch
    A player is said to be “in Clutch” when their remaining batons left are equal to or less than the remaining field kubbs left. ... read more
    Source: Planet KubbPublished on 2017-02-21
  • Clack
    The act of inkasting a kubb in the upfield, only to have it impact another kubb, and veer off in a random unfavorable direction and position. ... read more
    Source: Planet KubbPublished on 2017-02-21