Planet Kubb

  • Always, Always Remember Your Kubb Set!
    Around noon on Monday someone, no doubt off to a delightful afternoon of picnicking & kubb along the North Sea, left their kubb set on a bench next to a track on at train station. Unfortunately, the bomb squad was called in to defuse it. Unfortunate that we ... read more
    Source: Planet KubbPublished on 2017-06-19
  • 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
  • Cherry-Picking
    Used to describe the toppling of one single Kubb within a tight grouping. Not a good thing. ... read more
    Source: Planet KubbPublished on 2017-02-21
  • Chad-style
    Chad-style is a specific cadence for baton throwing used by a team of two. In a Chad-style attack, the first player throws two batons, leaving their third in reserve. The second player then throws two batons, also leaving their third in reserve. Then, the first player throws their final baton ... read more
    Source: Planet KubbPublished on 2017-02-21
  • Blaster
    The player throwing at the Field Kubbs in an attempt to topples multiple Kubbs with a single baton. Depending on the arrangement of the Field Kubbs, the Blaster may not always throw the first baton. ... read more
    Source: Planet KubbPublished on 2017-02-21
  • Basket
    The corner of the pitch field kubbs are tossed into. Drilling a kubb in a manner that the kubb ends up surrounded by previously thrown kubbs. One might say in this instance “He put that one right in the basket.” ... read more
    Source: Planet KubbPublished on 2017-02-21