Love Him or Hate Him……A Legend of Darts

Posted on November 29, 2017 by htdarts

This season sees the end of the career and retirement of one of the most celebrated darts players of all time. Phil Taylor, known widely as ‘The Power’, his accolades speak for themselves.

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Van Gerwen Claims Dutch Darts Masters Title

Posted on September 07, 2017 by htdarts

Michael van Gerwen was back in the winner’s circle with a fourth successive Dutch Darts Masters title, beating a resurgent Steve Beaton in the final. MVG has had a month’s break as he prepares for the second half of the season and he wasted no time in racking up the victories in front of an … Continue reading “Van Gerwen Claims Dutch Darts Masters Title”

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Girls on Top: Lisa Ashton

Posted on June 26, 2017 by htdarts

Not forgetting the ladies, we over at High Tension are here to bring you some of the latest in the female darts community. Today, we will be putting the current BDO Champion of 2017 under the microscope. From Bolton, England – Lisa Ashton is arguably one of the best female darts players of all time. … Continue reading “Girls on Top: Lisa Ashton”

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Fundamental Fun: How to Hold a Dart

Posted on June 26, 2017 by htdarts

Sounds simple, right? But think about it, the premise of the sport dictates that how you hold you darts is one of the most important skills that you can master. If you have been playing darts for a while or are completely new to the sport, you will at some point learn that you do … Continue reading “Fundamental Fun: How to Hold a Dart”

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House of Flying Darts

Posted on June 26, 2017 by htdarts

It is testament to the popularity and strength of darts in recent years, that has encouraged the creation of a documentary for darts fans and sports fans alike. Produced by the team that brought us the fantastic ‘The Class of ‘92”, you know that this is going to be a great film.   Directed by … Continue reading “House of Flying Darts”

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Get Involved – Great Venues in London.

Posted on June 26, 2017 by htdarts

Whilst there is a competitive and professional element to darts, as with all sports, it is also a great way to bond with friends over a pint or some good old-fashioned pub food! So whether you are an inspiring Phil Taylor, or simply want to unwind with some colleagues or friends after a long day … Continue reading “Get Involved – Great Venues in London.”

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Bull’s-eye View: Dimitri Van den Bergh

Posted on January 17, 2017 by htdarts

Like all great sports, youth development is something of intrigue. Watching individuals learn and develop and potentially growing into the best in the world, is one of the most satisfying elements of any sport. This week, we will be introducing an up and coming darts player – Dimitri Van den Bergh. Born in Belgium, Dimitri … Continue reading “Bull’s-eye View: Dimitri Van den Bergh”

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Amateur Hour – Current News

Posted on January 17, 2017 by htdarts

It would be outstanding if we could talk about the professional community without mentioning the amateur darts community! In many other sports, namely boxing, the amateur community arguably boasts more skill than the professional community. Whether or not this is the case within darts, the amateur community is something we are passionate about over at … Continue reading “Amateur Hour – Current News”

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