Grandma Goes Viral for Nailing Axe-Throwing Game


| LAST UPDATE 03/22/2023

By Taran Underwood
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Grandmas are known for their knitting, baking, and other traditional activities. But one grandma recently showed that she could also nail an axe-throwing game. A hilarious video has been circulating the internet featuring an 88-year-old grandmother successfully sticking an axe into a target.

The video was taken at a local axe-throwing venue in the United Kingdom on March 21, 2023. It shows the elderly woman eagerly joining in on the game as she confidently takes aim and throws her axe with precision. The crowd cheers as she hits her target and sticks it perfectly into the center of the board. The woman's grandson, who captured the moment on camera, said: "My nan is 88 years old and loves to try new things - so when I suggested we go axe throwing for her birthday she jumped at it! She absolutely nailed it!".

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The video has since gone viral with over 3 million views online. People have been praising the grandmother for her impressive skills and enthusiasm for trying something new. One TikTok user commented: "This is amazing! What an inspiration to us all - you're never too old to try something new!" Axe-throwing has become increasingly popular in recent years with venues popping up across the world offering people a chance to test their accuracy and strength with a weapon. Professional athletes such as Kristin Cavallari have even been seen taking part in contests alongside their husbands.

It's not just adults that are getting involved either; children as young as 8 can join in on the fun too! Craft Axe Throwing offers family-friendly sessions where parents can teach their kids how to throw axes safely under experienced staff members' supervision. For those wanting to practice at home, plenty of online tutorials show you how to make your own homemade axe-throwing target using simple materials like wood and nails. And if you're feeling brave why not challenge your friends or family members to a duel? So next time you're looking for something different why not give axe-throwing a go? You never know - you might end up nailing it like this grandma did!

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