Cornhole, Bags, The Slopes, etc...Call
it what you want, Cornhole is much more than a great
name. It’s a game for everyone that combines the
finesse and skill of “egg toss”, the addictive
competition of a spelling bee and the multi-tasking challenges
of tossing bags without spilling your drink.
Cornhole is 2 boards, 8 bags, and two teams of 2. It's
like horseshoes with concussion-friendly beanbags. Teams
of two stand at opposite ends of sloped boards and take
turns "tossing corn" toward the regulation size hole in
the opposite board.
A bag in the hole, known as a "cornhole",
is worth 3 points. A bag on the board, a "cow pie" is
worth one point. Miss the board "sally", you get no
points, just some friendly ridicule.
The first team to 21 points wins. But
because players can cancel opponents point values by
earning the same amount of points in a single turn, the
score can and does go back and forth. In other words
, things get competitive, which makes Cornhole all the
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