There is an increasing number of people who have been taking axe throwing game seriously. Since some people do not know the rules and regulations that govern the game, they tend to shy away from playing axe throwing. It is important to note that the rules of this game are easy and you could master them by simply observing. One of the most essential rules of the game is knowing the safety tips that are involved.
If you are a starter or a regular axe thrower, here are some of the important safety measures that you need to know.
Sharp objects are used in axe throwing games, and so, there is need to ensure that no one gets injured. There is a rule that states of a distance that has to be kept between the axe thrower and the rest of the people.
There are usually a number of onlookers since axe throwing can only have one participant at a time. The distance between the axe thrower and his audience must be kept so that no one is cut or hit by the axe during axe throwing. The target should be clear and no one should be found around it since the target is where the axe is thrown towards. This safety precaution is very vital and should be observed by every person. Axe throwing houses should also have stringent measures to ensure that every one if their axe throwing participants observe this rule.
Axe throwing should be done only after ensuring that there is a first aid kit around. Since sharp objects are involved in the game, any accidents might occur and the need to get aid will arise, this the essence of having a first aid kit. An axe throwing house should also have an emergency contact that can be of help if the accident gets severe.
The state of the axes should be checked prior to any game. The blade of the axe should be intact and strongly attached to the axe handles. This way, the blade cannot drop and cause any injuries. The blade of the axe being used should not be too sharp. The blade’s sharpness should be moderated so that it does not cause serious accidents should any happen.
Your target should be very strong and have a wide surface area so that the axe can have a smooth landing. The target should also be strongly attached to the way so that the force of the axe does not bring it down. After every axe throwing session is over, make sure to check on the condition of the tools of play to ascertain that they are in good shape for the next session.