Games for Youth Groups 1000 Games for Youth Groups

Newspaper Boy

Time: approx. 3-5 minutes
Recommended age: all ages
Size of group: it doesn't matter
Time for preparation: none (only hold the material)
Material: newspapers

Game description

Large single sheets of newspaper are hung over the body (head, arms, legs, etc.). Without using the hands to hold the newspaper in place, the player must run to the goal. If a piece of newspaper falls off, the player may stop, replace the newspaper and continue the race. This game can be played as a relay race.


You may also count how many pieces of newspaper make it to the goal, without replacing any that have fallen off.


the fastest team wins, or the team with the most transported newspaper sheets

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

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