October 21, 2023
The Blasters Kubb Tournament will take place on Saturday, October 21, 2023, at Deep River Brewing Company in Clayton, NC. Registration begins at 10:00 AM and play starts at 10:30 AM.
We will be using the U.S. National Kubb Championship® Rules V3.2b. with the exception of three rules:
- Minimum 2 players, no player may throw more than 3 batons per round
- The "Neighbor Rule" which can be found in the Kubb United Rules for Open Play
- Once all field Kubbs are raised the offensive team may choose to remove the center pin while throwing batons. NOTE: All pins must be replaced after the turn is over.
There will be 6 qualifying rounds of single games each having a 25 minute time limit using the "Klassic Format". After that the top 8 teams will be seeded in the championship bracket, the next 24 teams (9-32) will be seeded in the Silver bracket. All teams that enter are guaranteed to play 7 games.
Schedule: (subject to change)
- 10:00 - 10:30 - Registration, Practice, Learn to Play, Captains Meeting
- 10:30 - 1st qualifying round begins
- 11:00 - 2nd qualifying round begins
- 11:30 - 3rd qualifying round begins
- 12:00 - 4th qualifying round begins
- 12:30 - Lunch Break
- 1:15 - 5th qualifying round begins
- 1:45 - 6th qualifying round begins
- 2:30 - Championship Bracket and Silver Bracket play begins
Championship Bracket - Best 2 out of 3 matches with no time limit
Silver Bracket Play - 1 game matches with 30 minute time limits
Awards will be given to the top 3 finishers in the Championship Bracket and the Silver Bracket.