10/15/2015

Senior Division Rules

SENIOR DIVISION KNIFE

The World Championship 3 target, 4 distance, 4 lane IKTHOF senior division conventional tomahawk competition.

Three hawks will be required. Each thrower will throw the same three Knives for each minimum distance: distances are 1/2 spin (2 meters) by the blade, 1 spin (3 meters) by the handle , 1 1/2 spin (4 meters) by the blade, and 2 spin (5 meters) by the handle. Knives are scored as they stick, and each thrower must throw the same Knives from all distances and have 3 Knives of the same length and style.

Three IKTHOF regulation targets.Targets will have 10 cm or 4-inch center (worth 5 points), 20 cm ring (worth 4 points), a 30 cm outer ring (worth 3 points), a 40 cm ring (worth 2 points), and a 50 cm ring (worth 1 point).  Targets will be thrown from left to right. Heights of targets are top targets 60 inches to center, center target 50 inches to center; 3 knives will be required.   Knives are scored as they stick, and each thrower must have 3 knives of the same length and style. Knives must be at least 12 inches long and no longer than 16 inches. It is very strongly suggested that knives weigh at least one ounce per inch or heavier to compete for the safety of the person in the next lane.

1-99 Novice
100-199 Intermediate
200-240 Expert

SENIOR DIVISION HAWK

The World Championship 3 target, 3 distance, 4 lane IKTHOF senior division conventional tomahawk competition.

3 hawks will be required. Each thrower will throw the same three Tomahawks for each minimum distance: distances are 1 spin (3 meters) blade facing forward before the throw, 1 1⁄2 spin (4 meters) blade facing backward before the throw, and 2 spin (5 meters) blade facing forward before the throw. Tomahawks are scored as they stick, and each thrower must throw the same Hawks from all distances and have 3 Hawks of the same length and style.

Three IKTHOF regulation targets.Targets will have 10 cm or 4-inch center (worth 5 points), 20 cm ring (worth 4 points), a 30 cm outer ring (worth 3 points), a 40 cm ring (worth 2 points), and a 50 cm ring (worth 1 point). Knives are scored as they stick, and each thrower must have 3 hawks of the same length and style. The targets will be thrown from left to right. Heights of targets are top targets 60 inches to center, center target 50 inches to center; 3 Hawks will be required with 13 inch handles or longer and no more than a 4 1/2 inch cutting edge.

1- 99 Novice
100 – 139 Intermediate
140 to 180 Expert