About
the
event

Hammerschlagen – a competition in which participants compete against each other to drive nails into a wood stump:
Each player gets a nail.
Can use only one hand.
Must use wedge end of cross peen hammer to strike the nail
Each player has one swing per turn, starting with hammer touching wood
If the nail is not driven flush in to the log, then the hammer is passed to the next participant
Hammer cannot be swung above participant’s ear level
To win the nail must be flush or below the surface of the wood
If the nail bends, the player can move to any position around the table to strike their nail on their next turn OR the nail can be straightened and counted as a turn
Game Master (Hammer Master) has ultimate judging discretion
Winner receives a prize.
Wednesday June 8th 7 PM – 7:30 PM
Wednesday June 8th 8 PM – 8:30 PM