Building Bridges

Building something together starts with organisation of the group.

Number of People: any

Time: 10–20 min

Place/space: Indoor, 10 m² per group

Equipment:

  • paper (old newspapers, etc.)
  • sticky tape
  • weights (books, shoes, etc.)
  • box (e.g. a shoe box)

Link to desription (doc): Building Bridges

Blindfolded Soccer

Blindfolded soccer is a variant of soccer with additional handicap, making it a trust building game.

Number of People: 8–20 (ideally dividable by four)

Time: arbitrary

Place/space: Indoor/outdoor, small playground

Equipment:

  • a ball (for example, a soccer ball)
  • two goals
  • blindfolds for half of the players

Link to desription (doc): Blindfolded Soccer

Baking Bread

Baking bread (or baking oven) is a trust building game for groups of 7 or more people.

Number of People: 7 or more

Time: 0,5 hrs

Place/space: Indoor/outdoor, 10 m² or more depending on group size

Equipment:

  • none

Link to desription (doc): Baking Bread

Arrange the Chairs

When a task is impossible to be done by the rules, the solution lies in cooperation – and changing the rules.

Number of People: any, at least 8

Time: 0,5 hrs max

Place/space: Indoor, (outdoor), about 2–3 m² per person

Equipment:

  • Lots of small pieces of paper, marker pens

Link to desription (doc): Arrange the Chairs

Acid River

Versatile group dynamic game for larger groups for advanced teambuilding: Cross an “acid river” with a few objects and your ability to cooperate!

Number of People: 5–20

Time: 1–3 hrs

Place/space: Indoor/outdoor, at least 30–50 m²

Equipment:

  • Ropes
  • Flat stones or wooden blocks
  • Wooden boards
  • Towels, beer crates, buckets … whatever seems useful

Link to desription (doc): Acid River-TC