2019 U.S. Open - World Axe Throwing League

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August 23 - 25

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Compete to win $5,000 and a chance at
the World Championship!

We will be holding the second WATL U.S. Open Tournament this year at Ironside Axe Club! The thrill of victory and rush of adrenaline you get when you sink a bullseye and hear your friends screaming your name will be etched into your brain for eternity!

Who will be the U.S. Axe Throwing Champion and claim the Ring?

It may be YOU!

The winners will be awarded:

1st place - $5,000 and a place in the 2019 World Axe Throwing Championship.

2nd place receives $500

3rd place receives $250

World Championship



Ironside Axe Club
2700 University Avenue Suite 100
West Des Moines, Iowa

Friday, August 23rd

7 PM - 10 PM

Check-in - Qualifying throws - Free throwing

Saturday, August 24th

10 AM

Double Elimination Tournament to the Quarter Finals

Sunday, August 25th

Quarter Finals, Semi-finals, & Championship Match

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This tournament will be in Des Moines, IA!

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2019 Code of Conduct for WATL Tournaments

2019 Code of Conduct for WATL Tournaments

Mission Statement, Values & Conduct The World Axe Throwing League (WATL) is dedicated to the development of axe throwing through competitive play and fostering camaraderie in the community. We strive to develop fundamental skills through...

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