October 3, 2014

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In Cincinnati Cornhole is King! Register Your Team to Benefit an Amazing Cause.

Cincinnati Cornhole Tournament to Benefit Movember 2016

 

Join Movember Cincinnati for our 3rd annual Cornhole Tournament at Rhinegeist Brewery! Teams of 2 will compete for cash prizes, as half of the proceeds will benefit The Movember Foundation. The other half will be awarded to our Top 3 teams.

Please fill out the form below to register for the tournament. Early signup is encouraged, so we have a better idea of how many boards to setup.

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Be sure to arrive at Rhinegeist by 4:30pm to ensure that your team gets into the game. The team entry fee of $20 will be collected the day of the competition. This is a double-elimination tournament, and each round will be a best of 3 series. Cornhole enthusiasts of all skill levels are encouraged to play, and help us raise funds to fight prostate cancer and bring awareness to men’s health issues.

Be sure to add movembercincy@gmail.com to your contacts list, so your confirmation message does not go to your Spam Folder. We look forward to seeing you there!

 

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What is Cornhole?

Cornhole matches are played with two sets of bags, two platforms and two to four players.

There are four bags to a set. Each set should be identifiable from the other; different colors work well. The American Cornhole Organization Official Cornhole Rules call for double-seamed fabric bags measuring 6 by 6 inches (150 by 150 mm) and weighing 15 to 16 ounces (430 to 450 g) Bags should be filled with dried corn kernels. The final weight of the bag may vary due to the material of the bag itself.

Each platform is 2 by 4 feet (0.61 by 1.22 m), with a 6-inch (150 mm) hole centered 9 inches (230 mm) from the top. Each platform should be angled with the top edge of the playing surface 12 inches (300 mm) above the ground, and the bottom edge 3–4 inches (76–102 mm) above the ground. A regular court places the holes 33 feet (10 m) apart, or 27 feet (8.2 m) between the bottoms of the platforms. Shorter distances can be used when younger players are participating or there is not sufficient room.

Bags are tossed from the pitcher’s box which is the rectangular area directly to the left or right of a platform. The bottom of the platform forms the foul line. Players may not step over the foul line while pitching.

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