Online Employee Engagement

Tug of War - Virtual Team Building Activity

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Team Building
Team Building
Team Communication
Team Communication
Know Your Colleagues
Know Your Colleagues

About this activity

If you have been struggling to find innovative virtual team-building activities for your remote team, this is where your search ends. Curated with the fun, challenging, and thrilling activities, the virtual Tug of War is surely going to make your team slug it all out.

This online activity helps your team members bond with each other while creating... read more

Activity details

Activity type Time

The Social Mixer Challenge: Icebreaker Activity

- A brilliant virtual icebreaker game to get the session started
- This activity is aimed at helping your team members get to know each other, interact, and communicate
- The complete group has to collectively come up with a set of 10 common things in them within a specified time
- To win the challenge everyone has to participate
- As we move on there's a twist too - watch out!
10 minutes

Virtual team creation

- Using the breakout feature of Zoom we randomly divide the participants into 2 - 3 different teams
- Inside the breakout room, the participants get 5 mins to meet their team members, come up with a team name, team captain and team war cry
10 minutes

The Tug of War Begins: Scorecard and rules

- We share the set of game rules and how the teams will get the points awarded
- The teams shout their war cry to motivate their team members and get the competition started
5 minutes

Game 1: Minute to Win it Challenges

- Does your team has what it take to be the best?
- We get the participating teams to slug it out it the minute to win it challenges
- This game will have 2 rounds to it and all the team members will get to participate in it
- Round 1: Face the Cookie Challenge
- Round 2: Flip the bottle Challenge
- Round 3: The Whizkid Challenge
15 minutes

Game 2: Boggle

- An exciting team word challenge game
- 6 participants from the first team write single alphabets on a piece of paper
- The opposition team has to create as many words as possible using at least 4 alphabets given by the team 1
- For this, they get 90 seconds
- This activity is all about team coordination, speed, creativity and decision making
10 minutes

Game 3: Dare or Dare

- In this adaptation of the Truth or Dare game, we only have dares
- One after the other, each team gets a dare and they have to do it to win the prizes
- To facilitate this activity we have a virtual Spin the Wheel platform
- To make it more fun, we have a list of curated 'safe for work' dares
- The team that completes the dare in the stipulated time, wins the points
- There are 3 rounds of this game
15 minutes

Scorecard tally and winner announcement

- At the end of the online tug of war challenge, we declare the winners of the competition
- Winners give their winning speech
5 minutes

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