Frequently Asked Questions

Your Common Questions Answered

  • Chevron down How much does it cost?
  • $25 per person plus tax for group bookings. Open throw nights are $15 per person plus tax.

  • Chevron down When are you open?
  • Our hours at each location vary, click on the desired location below to see what time slots we have available in your city.

  • Chevron down How long is a booking?
  • We determine how much time you need based on your group’s size. A standard booking consists of instruction by an axe coach, practice throwing, and a round robin tournament. We guarantee each player three games in this system. A booking can be anywhere from one to three hours based on group size.

  • Chevron down What is the age requirement?
  • We do not have a minimum or maximum age. Our axe coaches assess your strength and ability to throw the axe on site. If they feel you cannot safely throw an axe they will deem you unfit to participate. People under 18 years of age must be accompanied by a legal guardian who will sign their waiver on site.

  • Chevron down How does your league work?
  • We run leagues throughout the year. Our leagues are seven weeks plus playoffs. It is $120 per person plus tax. All players must have their own NATF approved axe. Northern Axperts has axes for sale for $25 + HST. We will be accepting only 30 people per league. You can register as an individual for our current league by clicking below: GAMES EVERY TUESDAY (Only 30 Spots Available)

  • Chevron down What is your booking/cancellation policy?
  • We encourage you to book minimums we can add throwers closer date once your guests have confirmed. All sales are final with no refunds. However, you will be able to reschedule your visit as long as you give us a ring at least 7 days out!

  • Chevron down Can someone just come to watch?
  • Yes. But everyone in our facility must sign a waiver before entering.

  • Chevron down What is an open throw session?
  • Open throw is a public walk-in time, you will not have a guaranteed time slot or private throwing area and coach. During these open throw sessions guests share the equipment and space (similar to a public gym) with other participants. Axe coaches are able to help guide you on site. Open throw is $15 per person. Payments for these sessions are to be made on site.

  • Chevron down Do I get a prize?
  • Yes bragging rights for being an Axpert! We also have merch available soon for purchase which will includes t-shirts, hats, etc. and a small trophy. For group bookings we also offer winner certificates free of charge!

  • Chevron down Do you have a waiting list?
  • No, no one ever cancels!

  • Chevron down How many people do you need to play?
  • For the two-hour axe experience, our minimum throwers for bookings is 4 throwers on weekdays and a minimum of 6 on weekends after 6 pm. You can bring up to 17 throwers with this booking, extra guests can be added by emailing [email protected].   For groups larger than 17 and require the full lounge with 2 coaches we require payment of $500 plus tax you can bring 24 guests with this booking.  We can customize & accommodate larger party’s over 24 Throwers.

  • Chevron down How can I join a group my friend already booked?
  • Chevron down Is there a dress code?
  • We recommend wearing a loose fitting shirt that allows your arms to move freely. Closed-toed shoes are mandatory. Crocs, softer constructed shoes (like Toms, etc.), and high heels are strongly discouraged.

  • Chevron down Can I bring my own axe?
  • No. Northern Axperts provides all necessary equipment.

  • Chevron down Can we bring our own food?
  • No. Our partners have a full menu available on site for food and beverages. We do however allow a birthday cake to be brought on site.

  • Chevron down What are the rules?
  • You axe throwing coach explains everything before you begin.

  • Chevron down Do you offer gift certificates?
  • Yes we do, for all of our locations!

  • Chevron down What are my parking options?
  • Northern Axperts Sudbury – Our new location at Wacky Wings has plenty of parking. And municipal parking lots are free after 6pm. Check out the Downtown parking map here.

    Northern Axperts North Bay – We are located inside the Voyager, there is plenty of space just look for the Northern Axperts signage.

    Northern Axperts Thunder Bay –Our new location inside Wacky Wings has plenty of parking space just look for the Axperts signage.

  • Chevron down Can I bring my child or baby?
  • Yes. But all persons under the age of 18 must be accompanied by their guardian at all times. A waiver must also be signed by the guardian for the underage person. No one under the age of 19 is allowed after 6 pm.

  • Chevron down Can I participate if I am pregnant or have a medical condition/disability?
  • That is at the discretion of the participant. Always consult your doctor before participating in a physical sport.