2020 U.S. Open Tournament - World Axe Throwing League


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Sept 4th - 6th

Watch on ESPN

Compete to win part of the $15,000 pool and a chance at
the 2020 World Axe Throwing Championship!

We will be holding the third WATL U.S. Open Tournament this year! 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.Champion and claim the ring?

It may be YOU!

The tournament will host all three styles of league play, Standard, Duals, and Big Axe! All to be featured on ESPN for the first time ever!


Standard League

1st - $6000 USD
2nd - $2,000 USD
3rd - $1,000 USD
4th - $500 USD
5th-8th - $250 USD

Big Axe League

1st - $1500 USD
2nd - $500 USD
3rd - $250 USD
4th - Ace of Spades OR Corporal Axe


1st - $1500 USD
2nd - $500 USD
3rd - $250 USD
4th - Ace of Spades OR Corporal Axe

2020 World Axe Throwing Championship



The Hub Stadium

2550 Innovation Dr

Auburn Hills, MI 48326


Friday, September 4th

12 pm -6 pm

Paid Walk-In Axe Throwing

5 pm -6 pm

Official Check in

7 pm

Big Axe Tournament

SATURDAY, September 5th

9 am 

Standard League Tournament Starts

5 pm 

Duals Tournament Starts

SUNDAY, September 6th

2 pm

Tournament Finals on ESPN

Initial registration is FREE. Eligible competitors who win the lotto draw to attend will be sent invoices.

Tournament pricing:

$90 USD - Standard Tournament

$50 USD/person - Duals Tournament

$50 USD/person - Big Axe Tournament

We will have two pools for the random lotto draws. Each entrant that has expressed interest in the U.S. Open will receive extra ballots depending on the factors below:

Please note: Individuals who submitted their name with multiple/various emails or used an alias for their real name on top of their regular name submission to get more ballots in the draw were removed from the ballot and not considered.

Register Now!

This tournament will be in The Hub Stadium!

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