Ultimate Cornhole Terminology


Most commonly used cornhole terminology


If you are an active player then you need to be aware of cornhole terms listed on this page.

For those of you who are new to cornhole, these terms might sound a bit strange.

This list gradually grew during past few decades, ever since our ancestors started playing this exciting game.

You might have already heard that there are some other names for cornhole game such as bean bag toss, polish horse shoes, mexican bean bag toss, baggo, bags, dummy boards, dadhole, dog house.

There are many more probably! Continue reading

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The Top 10 Outdoor Party Games (Besides Cornhole)

Is your birthday party or any other celebration around the corner and you are in search of the best outdoor party games? Well, we have got you covered. The games highlighted here are the kind to get you hysterical excitement as they burn extra calories. By the time you are done with them and head home, you will be wonderfully weary. So let’s kick off with the first one!

  1. Wheelbarrow races


A wheelbarrow race is one of the most competitive outdoor party games that involve two players racing. One of the players acts as the driver while the other takes the role of a wheelbarrow. The “wheelbarrow” walks on hands as the driver holds the ankles. Once a “GO!” Has been given, the wheel starts racing up to the finish line. However, if they happen to fall along the way, they have to go back to the beginning of the line. It is more fun if you are two or more sets competing against each other but still one set can do the trick.

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5 Simple Tips to Help You Toss a Cornhole Every Time

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There are a number of vital elements to be considered when tossing a cornhole bag effectively.  The difference between the pros and the casuals is largely due to the mechanisms of a proper toss and how effective these techniques can be repeated.

An effective and repeatable toss, however, is certainly more of an art than a science.

The following are some tips you may want to follow when tossing a cornhole bag:

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Popular Cornhole Boards You Can Buy Now on Amazon

It is no secret that Cornhole is the best tailgating game the world has ever known, and it is our belief that each family deserves to possess at least a single Cornhole set.  By picking one of the following Top 10 selling Cornhole Boards (or Wraps) on Amazon, you can get a personalized accessory that features amazing paintjobs with your favoraite College and NFL Teams, American Flags, Hunting/Camoflauge and more!

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How to Play Cornhole – Official Cornhole Rules & Regulations

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Cornhole is the most popular bag toss game in the United States.

Although it’s often played in backyards and tailgating parties, you can also compete on nationwide tournaments. Championships are organized each year.

Before buying your first kit of cornhole boards and bags, it’s important to learn cornhole rules and how to play it properly. At the bottom of this page you can download print-ready PDF checklist with list of the most important cornhole rules.

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How to Make Custom Cornhole Boards

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Beside bags, cornhole boards are the most essential equipment that you need for playing corn hole.

Some of the best cornhole boards can be bought for relatively low price, under 100$ per piece. But today I am going to show you an in-depth tutorial on how to make cornhole boards with custom design of your choice.

If you intend to surprise your best Cornholer friend, why not build him or her a customized cornhole board with personalized design, name and messaging.

Its definitely a much creative gift than buying a ready-made cornhole board! Continue reading

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How to make cornhole bags in less than 1 hour

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Beside boards, cornhole bags are the most important piece of equipment that you need for playing cornhole.

You need to have 8 bags – 4 for each player.

Each team needs to have different bag color, so it can be easily distinguished which bag belongs to which team while the bags are on a board.

Make sure that 4 bags are made out of one color and other 4 bags out of some other color. Preferably, try to use two contrary colors. Continue reading

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How To Organize a Cornhole Tournament

how to organize cornhole tournaments

Cornhole tournament, or as Cornholers like to call it Cornament, is a championship that is organized between usually 10 or more cornhole teams/players.

Over the past few years Cornhole has attracted many new players. There are now enough active Cornholers nationwide in order for official tournaments to be held every year.

You don’t have to be a professional player to compete on official ACA tournaments. Many amateur teams are competing on these tournaments. Continue reading

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What is Cornhole and How it All Began?

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Cornhole, also known as Baggo, is the most popular bag toss game in the United States. No matter if you are an adult or kid, male or female, this sport attracts people from all ages and gender.

Its often played with friends and family during backyard tailgating parties.

But don’t get me wrong, this is not just an ordinary family bag toss game, there are many tournaments being held nationwide every year. Continue reading

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Official 3 Hole Washer Toss Game Rules

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Washer toss, frequently called washer pitching, is a fun tossing game mostly played during backyard parties.

This family game is very similar to horseshoes but much safer because the tossing object is much lighter than heavy iron horse shoe ring.

In washers game players throw very light steel washers that can be found in any hardware store.

This old game has many different names, but in essence those are all synonyms for washer toss. You can sometimes hear names such as huachas, Washeroos, Washer Toss, Hillbilly Horseshoes, Holy Boards or Washoos. Continue reading

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