Games for Youth Groups1000 Games for Youth Groups

Stretching the rubber band

Time: approx. 3 min., or extend the game
Recommended age: all ages, from 6, if necessary adapt the rules
Size of group: playable with a few teammates
Time for preparation: none
Material: Rubber band, ruler

Game description

For this game, each participant receives an equivalent rubber band, while the team leader will need a ruler. In the present of the team leader, each participant stretches his rubber band as far as possible without breaking it. – The other kids, however, have to wait outside so that they do not see what the kid before them scored. The idea is that the kids need to make their own decisions whether to play the game safe of taking a risk.


The winner is the player who has stretched his rubber the furthest.

[ © ]

Games for youth groups, children’s birthday party or community fete.

[Back to Top]