How Cornhole Went International: The First Transatlantic Charity Tournament in Konken, Germany

Updated: Aug 28, 2019

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Welcome to this blind draw tournament and charity hosted by Cornhole Europa April 27, 2019.


Some of the best American and best German players will be facing off or randomly paired together, maybe a preview for the future of international cornhole competition?


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We will be welcoming 2 American Cornhole Leauge (ACL) sponsored pro players, Eric Weathers of Texas and Dylan Wood of Virginia. All in efforts to build the bonds of cornhole friends across the pond! Cornhole Europa is looking forward to more events with the American Cornhole League. Prizes for top finishers in A and B brackets.


The twist is that we will be playing on both German and American boards! While slightly different due to culture and the wonderful metric system, no side will have the advantage. If you are interested in the differences check back on www.cornholeeuropa.com for a future post with all the details.



American Professional Player Profiles: Cornhole Ambassadors


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Eric Weathers

I have always been an athletic and competitive person. I was introduced to competitive cornhole via friends that I played softball with. My brother in law and I picked it up and began playing daily. It started out as just being something to do, but eventually we developed strategy and gained the consistency needed to compete at the highest level. My competitive attitude allows me to always want to get better and the goals are to win a national event against the best players in the world. A secondary motivation is to meet all sorts of different people. The people that we meet in the cornhole comm