Parent page: Dart Leagues
There are so many different sports that anyone can become involved in, that sometimes it is hard to make a choice. One that is popular for many is darts, and they become involved in this more by way of a hobby. To get started, it means knowing a little about how to get involved.
At the League Level
With darts being such a popular sport, it is only natural that many leagues have been formed. Although joining a league is not necessary to enjoy this exciting game. There are many that have set up a dartboard in their homes and the entire family enjoy it. Often they will invite family and friends over to participate in some games.
Joining a League
Once an individual becomes interested in darts, they won’t be long discovering that they are some excellent choices of leagues to join. These are present in most areas. Not only in the UK but in other countries like the USA and Canada as well. How many there are to choose from will depend on the area.
Some of the leagues may be restricted to either gender although there may also be some mixed leagues. There are some that will accept the entire family. Others could have age criteria. It means doing a little bit of research to find out what is available.
Every league will have dart rules that they follow. Most will go with the national rules that apply to the game, but they may also have individual league rules that pertain to that particular club. These should be reviewed before joining a league. Most of the clubs will have some membership fees as this is how they support their league. It is the way that they pay for being able to attend events and competitions.
One of the big highlights when it comes to professional leagues is the tournaments that they hold.