So, yeah. Apparently this is a thing.

 

I went out to lunch in South Portland a month or so ago and drove by this:

 

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Yes.

You read that correctly.

 

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There’s a place where you can be socially active by throwing an axe.

Though I’m guessing not at each other…. because that would dramatically cut down on the social part.

 

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Think I’m kidding?

I’m not.

There’s even a league.

 

 

 

Which leads me to wonder if there’s another league for suburban axe throwing.

If so, I know a few soccer moms who would excel.

Also unbeknownst to me, there are a slew of videos that can teach you the finer points of the sport.

 

 

So if you’re looking for a new hobby?

Remember…. you saw it here first.

 

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29 thoughts on “So, yeah. Apparently this is a thing.”

      1. I mean, I don’t have any pictures so it’s my word against… (uhh) my word.
        And without proper imagery – a sad blog post it would be.

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  1. There’s even an international axe throwing competition, with men and women from all over the world. It’s been held here in Nova Scotia at least once! Only a matter of time before it hits the Olympics, so’s to speak.

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  2. While I see signs for Turkey Shoots around here, so far I’ve not seen any signs for Axe Throwing. HOWEVER, I think putting those two events together into one extravaganza would be great.

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  3. It’s been here a while now. I have a friend that goes a lot. We were going to do a party there but I decided not to go. They had fun and no one lost an appendage………so far.

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