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  • What is the rule when throwing from an advantage line that is (very) close to the centerline.
    such that you can literally touch a field Kubb without even throwing (releasing) the baton....do you keep your feet (toe) at the Advantage line -- or do you backup such that the release of the baton happens at the Advantage line.   Related question - can you lean over as far ... read more
    Source: Ask Planet KubbPublished on 2016-11-01
  • Des Moines Kubb Klassic format file.
    I would like to know how to get the last updated version of the Excel file of the DMK tournament format. ... read more
    Source: Ask Planet KubbPublished on 2016-06-12
  • Playing Kubb with time limits
    I got a couple of questions about playing kubb with time limits: 1st:  When a game came to an end due to time limits, does the team that is tossing the batons immediately stop tossing them or does the game stop at the end of the team's tossing phase? 2nd: ... read more
    Source: Ask Planet KubbPublished on 2016-05-18
  • How do I get a site for Motor City Kubb?
    Just wondering how I go about getting a site for Motor City Kubb. If anyone can help that is much appreciated. Thanks! ... read more
    Source: Ask Planet KubbPublished on 2016-05-10
  • Can someone review Country Kubb sets?
    Kalamazoo Kubb is getting ready to play in the Ohio Kubb Championship in a month and I'm wondering if someone who has played with Country Kubb sets could review them for me. I'm most used to JP Backyard Games sets, so how are the Country Kubb sets in relation to ... read more
    Source: Ask Planet KubbPublished on 2016-05-01
  • Who makes Kubb sets in northern MI?
    Source: Ask Planet KubbPublished on 2016-04-23
  • Kubb Metal Pins sellers or producers
    Does anyone know companies in US o worldwide which produce or merchandise Pins with Kubb logos? ... read more
    Source: Ask Planet KubbPublished on 2016-04-05
  • How do other clubs establish ladder rankings?
    We here at the Great Lakes Kubb Club have recently established a ranking system to decide who is the best in our club.  Even though the rankings have been set, there are only a few of us that live within 30 miles of each other, which makes challenges and rematches ... read more
    Source: Ask Planet KubbPublished on 2016-04-03
  • Who is going to the Great Lakes Kubb 1v1 tournament in Alanson, MI?
    Greetings fellow Kubbmunity members! My name is Matt Doan, and I am a member of the Great Lakes Kubb Club, based out of northern Michigan. On April 30th 2016, the head of our club, Phil Dickinson, is hosting the first annual 1v1 tournament in his backyard.  As of right now, ... read more
    Source: Ask Planet KubbPublished on 2016-04-02
  • Any tips for traveling with a kubb set on airplane?
    There are several options, but I am wondering someone has a strong recommendation that's worked for them.  Or if you know what you should not try because of security hassles or handling damages. A) Pack alone in a suitcase for checked baggage B) Pack with clothing in a suitcase for ... read more
    Source: Ask Planet KubbPublished on 2015-10-16
  • Raising a Kubb laying over other Kubbs
    In case a Kubb hit falls over other kubbs in a way that is not leaning (no contact with grass) but lays precisely over them how do you start raising the whole group? ... read more
    Source: Ask Planet KubbPublished on 2015-10-14
  • Tossing a baton in correct way
    Sometimes I found players tossing the batons forehand but not holding them vertically but leaving them rest on the forearm before letting them slip horizontally toward the kubbs (especially when the pitch has low grass or the grass is slippery and so the baton can slip easily). Is this a ... read more
    Source: Ask Planet KubbPublished on 2015-09-23
  • Kubb toppled and than standing in upright position
    What about if a Kubb is toppled and then it gets back to a standing position? Is it considered hit or not? ... read more
    Source: Ask Planet KubbPublished on 2015-09-21
  • Do you remove game pieces if you are testing if a kubb will fall?
    In this situation I throw a baton at a field kubb and a game piece (baton or toppled kubb) is touching a field kubb, I  know I can ask the opposing team to test the game piece to see if the field kubb falls. They are supposed to gently move ... read more
    Source: Ask Planet KubbPublished on 2015-08-01
  • Standing Stacking Field Kubbs: Are they stacked as they hit
    I have to return 4 Kubbs I throw 1st I connect with the second .... Q is this stacked before I take the 3rd shot ?? and if that hits are they restacked before the 4th throw ? ... read more
    Source: Ask Planet KubbPublished on 2015-07-23