News anchor Lester Holt recently paid a visit to BATL Chicago to check out the scene. He put it best himself – everyone from millennial hipsters to bachelorette parties want to get in on the action, and we can’t blame them. Since we pioneered the sport of urban axe throwing in 2006, its taken the world by storm. You can watch the full segment here.
The Backyard Axe Throwing League opened in Chicago in 2017 and has been serving the state of Illinois and its surroundings with the best urban axe throwing experience possible – with the expertly trained coaching staff on hand to guide you one on one to the bullseye. BATL Chicago offers private event bookings for groups of 2 and up, perfectly suited for adult birthday parties, bachelor/bachelorette parties, corporate functions, or just an outing with friends! We also offer public walk-in axe throwing sessions on a weekly basis for those wanting to just get a taste of the unique thrill of axe throwing. If you’re looking to get even more involved in our sport, you can join one of our weekly leagues – the thing that made BATL world famous. Our leagues run all year and offer a perfect opportunity to enjoy friendly competition and make some new friends along the way. Stop by BATL Chicago and join the BATL!