Keel soft, the game of skittles Finnish indoor — J. Urbach/ 20 Minutes
Already fed up of spending your weekends rainy in front of the tv ? If you have stored against your box of mölkky back from vacation, we have good news for you. The indoor version of this famous game of skittles Finnish is available for sale. And this is thanks to a young entrepreneur in nantes, france, 27 years of age, creator of
Keel Soft, which has just set up her own business. Several hundred copies of this game have already been sold in a few months.
If the concept remains the same (up to a certain number of points by hitting as skillfully bowling), the material has been adapted to be able to have fun where you want it. The size of the pins, always in wood, was first reduced. But most importantly, and this is your furniture and your neighbors that you will say thank you, they are equipped with a small pouch to slip in felt grey. The launcher is composed entirely of this material, without being too light.
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“It is a product that is practical, fun, but also very safe, gives details of Clement Levesque. The only time it makes noise is when one of the players crying because he won ! “And even if your apartment is small, new rules have been devised for : if a pin touches a piece of furniture, just replace it…
This graduate of the school of design, which comes to convince
The Fear to market soon its invention, ensures that the orders continue. His public ? “Students, thirty-somethings, spaces of coworking, but also to parents who are seeking activities without danger to their children, even if they don’t know yet count the points,” commented Clement Levesque.
Clement Levesque has created Keel soft, the game of mölkky indoor – J. Urbach/ 20 Minutes
A good surprise for the one who has developed the idea a little bit by chance, after having received a game of bocce. “It was very nice, so I made myself my own set of mölkky interior, with wood and foam. All my friends loved it and wanted to have them! I leaned on an industrial solution, to be able to market it. “First successful test with a crowdfunding in April, filled to 284%
The product, completely made in France with different providers, is sold at a price of 39,90 euro. For those who would like to test it before give in to them, a tournament is held this Thursday evening at the Conciergerie, on the ile de Nantes, from 18h.