A Guide to Cornhole Game

Every game is made-up. Sometimes, it is a modification from the existing one to make the game more exciting and more fun to play. In other cases, the game is upgraded to the new version to make it easier to play, so it becomes a popular game.

About cornhole

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Cornhole is one of the games which is quite popular as the beach game. It is quite similar to the horseshoes. The different only the use of wooden boxes and corn bags, as the replacement of the horseshoes and stakes.

The equipment for this game is easy. You only need two boards for double teams as the cornhole platform. Then, you will need 8 corhole bags. The dimensions of the platform are 48 inches x 24 inches as the top and the size is 4 inches front height and 12 inches back height. The size of the cornhole bags is about 5×6 inches with 16 oz. weight.

How to play

In playing this game, the contestants take turns trying to pitch their bean bags into the holes of the boards. The game keeps on going until a team has 21 scores on the board. The scoring system is easy. The bag will be out of the count when it comes to rest anywhere except on the platform or in the hole. It is called out of the count and has no value. It means you get zero scores when it happens. The corn bag could be counted when it lands with any portion of the bag resting on the board. It means that you will get one point, as long as your bean bags land on the board. To aim high points, you will need to toss the bean bag into the hole. You will get three points.