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Yard Game

Kubb

Sometimes referred to as Viking's Chess, Kubb has been part of the Short Games since 2017. Teams must throw a wooden baton to try and knock over their opponents' wooden blocks, eventually taking conquest over the King Kubb. This game can get confusing, be sure to watch the full length instructional video. There are 16 points up for grabs in Kubb.

FAQ

  • How is Kubb Scored?​

    • First team to knock down the opposing team's king kubb wins

    • Kubb is a yard game so you can receive up to 16 points for your overall team score - NCAA Scoring: 1st-16pts, 2nd-12pts, 3rd-10pts, 4th-8 pts, 5th -6pts, 6th-5 pts, 7th-4pts, 8th-3pts and 1 point for all teams that participate
       

  • How many batons are thrown each turn?

    • If you win first throw, your team gets to throw 4 batons, otherwise each team throws 6 batons each time.​​ You can alternate with your partner or have each partner throw all their batons at once. It does not matter
       

  • What if there is a dispute in the game?

    • All disputes will be handled by the commissioner, Will Short. He has final say, if he is involved in the game Mack Short will make the call.​

Historical Kubb Results

2017

1 - Rachel Short & Jake Short

2 - Will Short & Jodi Short

3 - Cortez Arredondo & Shelby Arredondo

4 - Mack Short & Samantha Short

5 - Morgan Short & Jack Ryan

6 - Taylor Frid & Partner

7 - Bobbie Short & Chris Short

8 - Catherine Burkhardt & Dominick Burkhardt

2020

2018

1 - Jodi Short & Will Short

2 - Cortez Arredondo & Shelby Arredondo

3 - Sydnie Froyd & Josh Froyd

4 - Bobbie Short & Chris Short

5 - John Short & Jennifer Short

6 - Wade Short & Jessica Short

7 - Morgan Short & Nick Derenne

8 - Taylor Frid & Partner

2021

1 - Jake Short & Rachel Short

2 - Jodi Short & Will Short

3 - Catherine Burkhardt & Dominick Burkhardt

4 - Sydnie Froyd & Josh Froyd 

5 - Quayin Short & Lilliqui Short

6 - Zach Zellmer & Carly Downhour

7 - Dave Wright & Gina Wright

8 - Morgan Short & Zach Spychalla

2019

1 - Morgan Short & Nick Derenne

2 - Jodi Short & Will Short

3 - Rachel Short & Jake Short

4 - John Short & Jennifer Short

5 - Quayin Short & Lilliqui Short

6 - Cortez Arredondo & Shelby Arredondo

7 - Zach Spychalla & Taylor Cashman

8 - Gina Wright & Dave Wright

2022

1 - Lilliqui Short & Soren

2 - Zach Zellmer & Carly Downhour

3 - Mack Short & Samanatha Short

4 - Jodi Short & Will Short

5 - Chris Short & Bobbie Short

6 - Jordan Rothers & Emma

7 - Catherine & Dom Burkhardt

8 - Jake & Rachel Short

 

1 - Samantha Short & Mack Short

2 - Jake Short & Rachel Short

3 - Quayin Short & Lilliqui Short

4 - Sydnie Froyd & Josh Froyd

5 - Jack Ryan & Katie

6 - Vristol Short  & Jade

7 - Catherine Burkhardt & Zach Zellmer

8 - Will Short & Jodi Short

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