Frequently Asked Questions
How are you keeping people safe during COVID-19?
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What is Indoor Competitive Axe Throwing?
Axe throwing as an indoor competitive sport has taken off in Canada over the past decade. Similar to darts, axe throwing is an individual sport played with and against other members of a group. Individuals throw 1.5 lb. hatchets at wooden targets marked with a bullseye and score points based on where on the target they stick the axe.
How does it work?
Is it safe?
What are the minimum age requirements?
Urban Axes venues are 21+ facilities. No one under the age of 21 is permitted entry. All guests must provide valid photo identification on entry to an Urban Axes facility.
Do I need to book or can I just come in?
What if more people want to come after I already booked my reservation?
What if I think I may go over my group booking size?
What if my estimate is in between two group sizes? Which size should I book?
I went to book on the site, but it says “This must be booked 2 days in advance.” Do I have any options to come in at this point? Help!
Can I really throw an axe? Really??
Will someone teach me how to do this?
Am I allowed to bring alcohol?
Do you have any food or soft drinks for sale? Can we bring our own?
What if I don’t have a group, how can I participate?
Do I need experience to join a league?
Is there an age limit?
What do I wear?
Is there parking?
How do I pay?
Do you allow spectators?
Can we take pictures & videos?
What about accessibility?