The general rules of darts are that all players must stand at the “throw” line, all darts must meet certain specifications, each player throws a maximum of three darts per turn and players cannot touch the dart board until each turn is over. A player may pass or throw f...
The regulation height of a dart board for both soft-tip and steel-tip play is 5 feet 8 inches from the floor to the center of the bulls-eye. The board must be mounted flush to the wall with the "20" at the top, according to Dart Brokers.
Lawn darts are metal, or plastic tipped darts often used in various team lawn games, notes Wikipedia. They are designed to be thrown underhanded toward a target on the ground.
The official rules for the game of darts dictate a minimum throwing distance of 7 feet and 9 1/4 inches, measured horizontally from the board's face. An official throwing line, or toe line, is at least 18 inches long and must be clearly marked at the precise throwing di...
There are bristle, electronic, coiled paper, wooden, cork and magnetic varieties of dart boards. Bristle dart boards are the most popular type, but electronic dart boards have more features and a more accessible playing style.
To score points in darts, a player must hit any of the numbered portions on the board. A dart that hits outside the outer wire or falls off the board does not score any points. Scores on the dartboard range from one to 20 points, based on the numbered sections on the bo...
The game 301 darts is played by having each player start with 301 points, which are then subtracted based on where each dart lands on the dart board; the first player to reach zero points without going over wins the game. If a player scores less that zero points, then t...