In just a one week, Blade Aces Team USA will be competing in Europe’s biggest annual knife and ax throwing competition. On August 9-11, 2019, at European Juggling Convention at Newark-on-Trent, UK, countries from all over the world will gather for three days of competitive knife and ax throwing. Team USA will be represented by some of the very best precision sport throwers on the American continent.
Led by Blade Aces Precision Action Sports CEO and 12 time world champion, Melody Joy “Ace” Cuenca, the team will be comprised of world champions, and avid throwers as the first official team to represent the USA.
BLADE ACES’ TEAM USA: Melody ‘Ace’ Cuenca (Nevada), Chris ‘The Killer’ Miller (Texas), Sarah ‘Spitfire’ Miller (Texas), Paul ‘Big Mac’ Maccarone (New York), Chris O’Brien (New York), Dan Pegg (Virginia), Ron ‘Cross Sticks’ Thomas (Texas), Tammy ‘Valkyrie’ Collander (Nevada), Jesse Eng (Nevada), Tracy ‘Pickaxe’ Tenny (Georgia), Rick ‘The Rocket’ Lemberg (California), and John Grabowski (California). With such a talented and experienced line-up, we can expect a great showing for the USA team.
The Eurothrow 2019 World Championships will take place in conjunction with the largest juggling convention in the world at the European Juggling Convention. An expected 5,000-7,000 people are expected to attend the convention and this will be the first time that a knife and ax throwing competition will be a part of the events.
Blade Aces’ Team USA is sponsored by Hogue Knives, Ace Hardware, Matto Forgeworks, Able’s Sporting Goods, Rick the Rocket’s AIM Games, Virginia Axe Company, and Patriot Holsters.