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Straw bale throwing

Time: approx. 3 min., or extend the game
Recommended age: approx. from 8, if necessary adapt the rules
Size of group: playable with a few teammates
Time for preparation: approx. 3-5 minutes
Material: Straw bales

Game description

This competition is based on the ball throwing or Shot Put game, just instead of a ball, the participants receive a bale of straw. Successively all participants have to come to the starting line and from there they throw a bale of hay as far as just possible. Again, you can play several rounds.


You measure the shortest distance between the starting line and the straw bale. The winner is the player who was able to throw the ball the furthest.

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