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July 7, 2020

Half off Sundays!

Sundays are Fundays and at the Agawam Axe House this is no exception. Through July & August Axe Throwing sessions for 4 or more are half off! PROMO CODE: SUNDAYFUNDAY Reservations are required and please use the promo code when making your reservation. To book please choose your group size on our homepage, be sure […]

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April 27, 2020

We miss you!

…not only my place of employment, but also my home. On March 16th , the Axe House temporarily closed its doors due to the COVID-19 pandemic restrictions put in place by the government. Myself and my fellow coaches have been spending our days at home, just like everyone else. Some of my coaches have made […]

Confessions of an axe thrower, News
March 16, 2020

COVID-19 Update at the Axe House

A lot has changed for the State of Massachusetts and numbers in terms of gatherings that we are in a position to limit the contact of our guests while still allowing customers to enjoy the sport, and maybe take a break from the world. Our current policy is limiting groups to 2 or less. We’ll […]

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March 14, 2020

COVID-19 Statement

COVID-19 and Visiting the Agawam Axe House Hello fellow axe throwers! We want to take a moment to let you know what precautions we are taking in regard to the COVID-19 pandemic.  While cleanliness has always been a high priority at the Agawam Axe House, we are taking extra steps to ensue customers can enjoy […]

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December 7, 2019

Women’s Leagues: Finding your tribe

Women coming together in community has been a vital part of history. In ancient times, women had roles as caretakers, healers, warriors and priestess and the feminine was worshiped in multiple polytheistic societies. In 1919, if women didn’t come together, we wouldn’t have the right to vote in the United States. We are bra burners, […]

Confessions of an axe thrower
November 30, 2019

Choosing an Axe

So now that you have your technique down, it’s time to get an axe of your own.  There are so many styles and companies to choose from, so where do you get started?  I recommend checking out your local hardware store, Home Depot or Lowes.  Please note, when choosing an axe, be aware that some […]

Confessions of an axe thrower, Frequently asked questions, Resources
November 27, 2019

The ‘Canadian flick’

One throwing technique that many find helpful is typically referred to as the “Canadian Flick”. I know I said to avoid wrist flicking but this is a completely different type of flicking. The motion is more like throwing a dart while stepping in. You line up your shot with your dominant foot. For example. if […]

Confessions of an axe thrower, Resources