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Running with a handicap

Time: approx. 3 min., or extend the game
Recommended age: approx. from 10, or adapt the level of difficulty
Size of group: playable with a few teammates
Time for preparation: none
Material: Tennis balls

Game description

For this game, you have to provide a suitable track for all kids. Next, all kids assemble at the start line. Whose ever turn it is, squeezes a tennis ball between his legs. Then they have to get from start to finish without losing the ball. You can play this game as a competition or as a relay race. The latter is ideal for large groups with many participants. With this game, skill is promoted.


The winner is the player or team who completed the task the quickest. However, you could also rate them by the errors they make. For example, all winners who have not lost the ball receive a special price.

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