2019 World Championship - World Axe Throwing League


Shop Now

Dec 8th on ESPN


Compete on live TV and Become the
The world axe throwing champion!

The World Axe Throwing League (WATL) is the largest professional association for axe throwing in the world. We have 100+ members, in 17 countries, in 150+ cities and growing! WATL is responsible for the organization of axe throwing’s major international tournaments, notably the World Axe Throwing Championship.

This year, the World Axe Throwing Championship is made of the top 64 axe throwers in the world. All coming together on one day to represent their local regions, take home the trophy, and make history by claiming the title of ‘World Axe Throwing Champion’.

Tournament Details:


Splitting Timber
6401 Marana Center Blvd Suite 125A, Tucson, AZ 85742

Friday, Dec 6th

Free Axe Throwing for Competitors
Here Champions and friends can check in early, grab their free WATL gear and throw some axes! Meet old friends and make new ones! A fun gathering to let loose some pre-tournament jitters and axes of course! That have all come together for this historic event in axe throwing!

Saturday, Dec 7th

Wild Card Tournament
Don't have an invitation to the World Championship but think you can win? This is the last chance to earn a place in the World Championship tournament. A select few of the top players in the Wild Card Tournament will move on to the World Championship

Sunday, Dec 8th

The World Championship
Live on ESPN! The Top 64 players throughout the year of 2019 will come from all over the world to compete and take the title of World Champion!

Will you able to defeat last years World Axe Throwing
Champion, and claim the title?

Chris Morning

2018 World Axe Throwing Champion
Benjamin Edgington

Location: Denver, Colorado
Winter - Summer Seasons 2019
  • Matches Win %: 89
  • Avg Points per Match: 52.4
  • Bullseye % : 84
  • Killshot % : 45

World Axe Throwing League Affiliates Represented

  • Bad Axe Throwing
  • Houston Axe
  • Chopper's Hatchet House
  • JJ's Axes and Ales
  • The Flip'n Axe

See where the axe throwing masters are representing on the World Stage!

Hosted By:

Axe Throwing Games: The 2019 Master List

Axe Throwing Games: The 2019 Master List

While the heart of the World Axe Throwing League is one on one competition in a tournament style there are still many other fun ways to add an extra challenge or additional layer of fun...

Learn more