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5 Whys Activity

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Wild Woosey

Wild Woosey is designed to help the group work dependently with a partner and trust one another completely. In order to achieve the goal of the activity, you both must cross the deep 'V' while maintaining contact your partner. Seems … Continue reading
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Trust Walk Instruction Page

Participants walk through a course blindfolded and lead by a partner. This is one of the most powerful and, ironically, one of the simplest events we offer. The Trust Walk is about leading, following and communication. Many leadership styles emerge … Continue reading
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Mohawk Walk Instruction Page

Walk across a series of planks as a group without falling off. This is a great physical activity to challenge participants. Leadership, trust and problem solving are all outcomes from this activity. Continue reading →
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Board Room Instruction Page

Each group member to change the board they are standing on, so that they are not standing on a board with any original board members. This activity will highlight the need for leadership, communication and interdependence. Continue reading →
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All Aboard Instruction Page

All group members are to stand on the platform long enough to count to 10. Begin with the largest version of the platform and move to the smallest. This is a group activity that involves increasing trust through proximity, dealing … Continue reading
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Hole in Space Instruction Page

Move the entire group through the center hole in the web, the ‘Hole in Space’ as quickly as possible. This is a fine event for demonstrating to a group that they can improve their efficiency performance by discussing previous attempts … Continue reading
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Horizontal Web Instruction Page

For the entire group to travel from one side of the web to the other. Teamwork and communication is essential for overall success. Once you begin to go through the web, you 'lose all perspective' and must be coached and … Continue reading
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Electric Fence Instruction Page

The objective of this exercise is to get the entire group from one side of the 'fence' to the other. Ask the participants to imagine that this is an electric fence with a force field from the top of the … Continue reading
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Trolley Journey Instruction Page

A team uses trolleys to make its way from point A to point B gathering instructional notes as they travel. Continue reading →
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Ladders Instruction Page

Use the boards, while participants hold them, to climb from one end of the group to the other. This is easy but powerful trust building activity that can be used during any team building program. Goal - To develop a … Continue reading
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Board Walking Activity Instruction Page

The Challenge? For the group to create a method for successfully moving the team through a planned space in the most efficient way possible. This can be a short distance to retrieve an object, or simply to coordinate the synchronized … Continue reading
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Spider Web Instruction Page

For the entire group to travel through the web to the other side, without touching the web. Each participant must travel through a different opening in the web. This requires the entire team to manage their differences (size, disposition, strength, … Continue reading
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Board Walking Kit Instruction Page

The BoardWalking Kit is awesome fun. The four activities included cover teamwork, leadership, trust, problem solving - all the great elements to create a high-performing team. Continue reading →
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Life Sized Puzzle Instruction Page

Construct an exact replica of the diagram. Achieve ‘Legendary’ performance in the time allowed or as fast as possible with multiple opportunities. Continue reading →
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Jelly Roll Instruction Page

Participants sit on top of a board and use large PVC to roll themselves across a finish line. Small teams work together on a problem-solving activity in a very fun and physical activity that can be run over and over. … Continue reading
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Walk the Plank Instruction Page

Walk the Plank is a fantastic kit that has 7 different activities that can be run with the materials. The activities cover every aspect of creating a team you could want - leadership, communication, trust, teamwork, problem solving and more! … Continue reading
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Win Win Win Instruction Page

This event demonstrates the effects of competition within groups and the power of collaboration. Unless the groups identify a common goal, they will compete against each other and ultimately fail as a group. Continue reading →
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Tied In Knots Instruction Page

As a group, pick the one rope that connects all others. This is a very simplistic exercise designed help groups practice consensus building and decision-making. It will encourage group members to participate and is a great precursor to more complex … Continue reading
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Team Shackles Instruction Page

Challenge a team’s belief that something is impossible. It is also a great way to explore people’s willingness to ask for help or give help if it will benefit the whole team. Paradigm shift may result. It is a great … Continue reading
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Supply Chain Instruction Page

Participants move steel balls from Point A to Point B using only the tubes provided. Each ball must go through each person's tube and they may not touch the ball with their bodies. The purpose of this exercise is to … Continue reading
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Search & Rescue Instruction Page

Participants must move a plane from one landing pad to another. The art of cooperation is something we are taught as children but sometimes have a hard time accomplishing as adults. The goal here is to have the entire team … Continue reading
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River Crossing Instruction Page

This is a complex activity that has many different purposes and reveals many behavior patterns. It develops support (emotional, content and physical) within the group. It helps clarify communication and decision making skills. It helps groups to examine how and … Continue reading

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Perfect Square Instruction Page

Create a perfect square from a rope while the entire group is blindfolded. The focus is on leadership skills and the degree of group participation and the exercise will always reveal interesting dynamics and insights that allow participants to learn … Continue reading
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Let Go My Ego Instruction Page

Lower a pole the the floor using gravity and maintaining contact with the pole. The power that each person has to influence success is made perfectly clear in this activity. Participants must overcome frustration and resist the temptation to blame … Continue reading
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Learning Maze Instruction Page

The application of the Learning Maze is in every area of our lives. The learning each group comes up with is always different. The basic purpose of the maze comes down to identifying how the team is treating its ‘mistakes’ … Continue reading
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Knot or Not A Knot Instruction Page

As a group, decide if there IS or IS NOT a knot in a pile of rope. Most of our jobs involve a heavy amount of decision making. Many of us make decisions that affect one person to thousands of … Continue reading
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Knot A Team Instruction Page

Become a complete circle from a web of tangled participants. This exercise will bring group members closer together as it involves close physical proximity as well as interdependence among participants. Being physically close creates the setting for cohesiveness and teamwork … Continue reading
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Group Juggling Instruction Page

Pass an increasing number of products among the group without drop any of them. This team building activity simulates a working environment where chaos rules, people are going many different directions, and lots of energy and resources are used to … Continue reading
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Get It Together Instruction Page

Participants must coach partners into a course blindfolded to retrieve objects. The purpose of this exercise is to practice clear communication and develop keys to trust during challenging and confusing times. In organizations, workers are often considered students and administrators … Continue reading
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