Articles matching "kubb"

For the Love of Kubb

Thu. Dec. 27th, 2018  |  Tom Giffey, photos by Andrea Paulseth

tourism grant will highlight Eau Claire as a kubb destination

U.S. National Kubb Championship Returns!

Mon. Jul. 2nd, 2018  |  Emilee Wentland, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Kubb is a Swedish baton-throwing lawn game that can be played by pretty much anyone, and it just so happens that the largest kubb championship outside of Europe is held right here in Eau Claire, aka the "Kubb Capital of North America" since 2011 ...

It's Not Just a Game

Wed. Jun. 29th, 2016  |  Eric Anderson, design by Serena Wagner

kubb has been changing lives in the Valley for over 10 years

World-Class Kubb

Tue. Aug. 19th, 2014  |  Steve Freuhauf

Eau Claire players score silver at world kubb tourney

Gentlemen, Start Your Engines!

Tue. Aug. 5th, 2014  |  Luc Anthony

Don’t think auto racing is worth watching? A visit to the track can change that.

A Sporting Chance

Tue. Jun. 24th, 2014  |  Steve Freuhauf, photos by Andrea Paulseth, Nick Meyer

as American kubb evolves, serious competitors emerge

Thrown Together

Thu. Mar. 20th, 2014  |  Lindsey Quinnies

EC-produced kubb film follows journey to championship

Opening Shot | July 18, 2013

Wed. Jul. 17th, 2013  |  photos by Andrea Paulseth

KUBB ... IT GETS UNDER YOUR SKIN. The 2013 U.S. National Kubb Championship took place in Eau Claire on July 13 and 14, with Eau Claire teams placing first (Kubbsicles) and fourth (Kubbitz). Above: Chris Hodges of Team Knockerheads from Des Moines, Iowa, which took third place.

We Are the Champions

Wed. Jul. 3rd, 2013  |  Thom Fountain, Tom Giffey, design by Kaitlyn Bryan, photos by Andrea Paulseth

some of the Chippewa Valley's best in the nation since 1856

Knocking Your Block Off

Wed. Jul. 3rd, 2013  |  Emily Albrent, photos by John Connell

national kubb tourney brings lawn sport’s best to EC

Schooled on Kubb

Thu. Nov. 29th, 2012  |  Ben Rueter

the Kubb Capital of North America starts 'em young

Local Supplier of Quality Kubb Sets Opens for Biz

Wed. May. 2nd, 2012

Kubb Farm, a new local business, owned and operated by Aaron Ellringer, has got you covered for all your Kubb equipment needs. The strategic Nordic lawn game has swept the Chippewa Valley in recent years. But, that said, a kinda big problem for ...

Eric Anderson

Tue. Apr. 3rd, 2012

The Man Who's Changing a Community's Identity Through a Nordic Lawn Game

Menards Hops on the Kubb Wagon

Thu. Apr. 14th, 2011  |  Dacia Miller

If you haven’t heard of Kubb, then you should probably educate yourself. The “Viking chess” game is one of the most popular lawn games in the Chippewa Valley, and its popularity is growing rapidly.

New Locally Made Magazine About Kubb

Thu. Feb. 3rd, 2011  |  Katie Venit

The godfather of Eau Claire’s kubb frenzy, Eric Anderson, has created a new magazine called Kubbnation to celebrate all things kubb.

FEATURE: Kubbtown, USA

Thu. Jun. 17th, 2010  |  Katie Venit, photos by V1 Staff

how kubb, a Nordic lawn game, swept Eau Claire and made us a national hotspot

Snowcial Winteraction

Thu. Jan. 14th, 2010  |  Trevor Kupfer, photos by Andrea Paulseth

new winter event series starts on EC’s East Hill

It's a Kubb-olution!

Thu. Jul. 23rd, 2009  |  Bailey Berg, photos by Drew Kaiser

US Midwest Kubb Championship tossed into Boyd Park