Individual Competition Games

Game: Bonkers

2019-09-29T13:31:34-06:00

I have been involved in our Diocesan summer camp now for about 14 years.  As a youth, a volunteer, and now the coordinator of the camp, this is always the favorite. What You Need This game only works with a larger group of people.  We have about 80-100 youth and about 30 counselors.  You could

Game: Bonkers2019-09-29T13:31:34-06:00

Game: Pterodactyl

2019-09-29T12:50:47-06:00

This is a fairly new game that has made it’s way into the youth ministry world.  The kids introduced it to me.  It is sure to lighten people up, embarrass some, but most of all have a ton of fun. Ideal Number of People 2-20 How It Works To begin, everyone will stand or sit

Game: Pterodactyl2019-09-29T12:50:47-06:00

Game: Blind Dodgeball

2019-09-28T19:46:03-06:00

In leading 100’s of games over about 16 years this has been one of the favorites. Materials Needed blindfolds a marked off area (either a square in a gym or made with cones) dodge balls (softer is better) Setup Set up the boundaries.  Have each person find a partner.  One of them will be blindfolded

Game: Blind Dodgeball2019-09-28T19:46:03-06:00

Game: Boppity Bop Bop Bop

2019-09-28T11:46:50-06:00

A great game for any size group.  Typical ‘circle’ game where the person in the middle tries to get out.  Comes with several different options.  Easily create more of your own also! This game can be played with as little as 5 people and still be a ton of fun. It is a typical circle

Game: Boppity Bop Bop Bop2019-09-28T11:46:50-06:00

Game: Towel Throw

2019-09-28T05:57:02-06:00

Here’s a quick game that works in almost any setting…plus everybody gets to play. All you need is a hand towel (or dish towel). Here’s how you do it. Prior to the game, tie a small knot in the middle of a hand towel. (You may want to do this to several hand towels to

Game: Towel Throw2019-09-28T05:57:02-06:00

Game: Ninja

2019-09-27T18:14:17-06:00

You may have seen this game before and not really understood what was going on.  The game is called Ninja.  It is an extremely easy game to figure out and explain but can take a lifetime to master.  Youth Ministers like it simply because they will play and analyze it more than anyone else, ensuring

Game: Ninja2019-09-27T18:14:17-06:00

Game: Ships & Sailors

2019-09-27T18:04:18-06:00

This youth group game is great for larger groups and does well in a bigger room or outdoors in the grass.  It is a pretty simple game, and when done with a quick explanation seems to do great!  It is something the youth from retreats and camps that I have been a part in have

Game: Ships & Sailors2019-09-27T18:04:18-06:00

Game: Hunter, Gorilla, Woman

2019-09-22T13:10:00-06:00

This game is like rock, paper, scissors. We play it with individuals, if you browse around there is a group/team version of this game. Have everyone grab a partner and stand back to back. Count to three and have them turn around and do an action. You can create your own actions for the three

Game: Hunter, Gorilla, Woman2019-09-22T13:10:00-06:00