Horseshoe Toss

Horseshoe Toss 

Date: Thursday, May 29 
Time: TBA 
Location: Karolinelund 
Address: Karolinelundsvej, 9000 Aalborg 



  • Departure from Aalborg Busterminal (Area B)
    • Address: Kennedy Plads, 9000 Aalborg
  • Bus 14 towards "Universitetet"
    • 5 min., 2 intermediate stops
    • Departs every 2-15 min.
  • Get off at the stop "Nordkraft (Østerbro/Aalborg)"
  • Walk the last 360 m.

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Lead entity: 

  • Aalborg SeniorSport 

Age categories:  

  • 18-100 years 


Men            Women
Single - full distance   Single - short distance
Double - full distance   Double - short distance



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Tournament schedule:  

  • Tournaments in short and long distance, separated into single and double.  

  • All pitchers play preliminary rounds of three matches. We expect the matches to be divided into groups of six pitchers/teams and the overall score determines whether a team advances to the finals.  

  • In the event of many pitchers, the preliminary rounds are played Thursday, May 20th and finals are played Friday Mau 21st 

  • The tournament schedule and program are finalized after registrations. 


  • TBA

Equipment and requirements: 

  • TBA


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Pre-competition meeting:  

  • TBA

Rules and regulations:  

  • Singles: Pitchers take turns tossing 10 times – 2 throws at a time (all in all 20 horseshoes per person). 

  • Double: Team take turn tossing 10 times – 1 throw per person at a time (a total of 20 throws per team).  

  • The pitcher/team with the most points after 20 throws is declared the winner.  


  • 1 point: Horseshoe lands within a 1,8-meter diameter circle (including horseshoe landing on the line). 

  • 2 points: Horseshoe lands on the or touches the inner circle (diameter 0,6 m). 

  • 3 points: Horseshoe lands inside the inner circle. 

  • 4 points: Horseshoe touches the spike.  

  • 5 points: Horseshoe lands around the spike. Only counted if the horseshoe surrounds the spike, not if the outside of the horseshoe touches the spike.  

  • Throws outside the circles do not score points.  



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