The Latest News from Around the Kubb World

  • 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
  • Register for the 6th Annual 2017 Madison Kubb Tournament
    The 2017 Madison Kubb Tournament is scheduled for Saturday, June 3, 2017 at Olbrich Park, 3527 Atwood Ave., Madison, Wisconsin. The 6th annual Madison Kubb tournament is open to everyone with a 32 team maximum. Two players minimum per team (no player can throw more than three batons). The Championship ... read more
    Source: Madison KubbPublished on 2017-02-20
  • TRF Winter Kubb Tournament 2017 Recap
    THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. — Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017 a field of 14 two-person teams competed in the second annual Thief River Falls Winter Kubb Tournament. The event, created by local kubb enthusiast Ryan Kolden, was held at the local Eagles Club. Kolden has held 33 tournaments over the past ... read more
    Source: Published on 2017-02-20
  • Captain Ken’s Loppet Kubb Tournament 2017 Recap
    feb 4 sunny, slight wind 1st – Darren Finger, Evan Fitzgerald & Pat Rupp (Strike Without Warning) 2nd – Matt Erdman, Phil Goetstouwers, Jason Larson & John Oman (Chaska Kubb) 3rd – Phil Dickinson, Emily Jipp & Luke Peikert (Cold Cuts) ... read more
    Source: Published on 2017-02-20
  • Lincoln’s Log Lobbers, 1862
    In October, 1862 President Abraham Lincoln visited General George McClellan’s camp of the Army of the Potomac not long after the Battle of Antietam. Pictured here playing kubb are Union Army intelligence officer Alan Pinkerton, President Lincoln and General John ... read more
    Source: L.A. KubbPublished on 2017-02-15
  • How to Kubb in the Winter
    It’s winter! But just because it’s cold out doesn’t mean that you’ve lost the Kubb bug. How can you keep Kubb going during the colder season? Try these ideas out! Set up your own indoor practice area If you have a basement, a spare room, or a heated garage, winter ... read more
    Source: Ohio KubbPublished on 2017-02-15
  • Malibu Celebrity Classic, 2003
    Once the premier kubb event in Southern California, the LA Kubb Club’s Malibu Celebrity Classic turned out the stars and kubb greats alike in support of good causes year after year for decades. The 2003 winning team of Oscar-nominated actor ... read more
    Source: L.A. KubbPublished on 2017-02-08
  • Penalty Kubb Placement Strategy
    When it comes to Kubb strategy there are many various opinions on what to do and when to do it. In this article I am going to break down penalty Kubb placement. Because I have seen so many strategies and there doesn’t appear to be a consensus on what ... read more
    Source: Ohio KubbPublished on 2017-02-08
  • VIKUBB Logo
    I was recently hired to create the logo for the upcoming VR game entitled ‘VIKUBB’. The game is a modern VR twist on the classic game Kubb otherwise known as Viking Chess. More information on the game can be found on the games Dev Blog. See the contact page ... read more
    Source: WordPress.com Kubb TagPublished on 2017-02-08
  • Winter Kubb: Minnesota Loppet Festival: Finals: Chaska Kubb vs Strike Without Warning
    Source: YouTube: John OmanPublished on 2017-02-06
  • Winter Kubb: Minnesota Loppet Festival: Semifinals: Chaska Kubb vs Cold Cuts
    Source: YouTube: John OmanPublished on 2017-02-06
  • NK Kubb 2015 – Woodsnipers worden 2de keer Nederlands Kampioen !
    Source: YouTube: Kubb Team ‘Woodsnipers’ 05Published on 2017-02-02