This grid game challenges each player to perform the bounce while under pressure from an opponent

Organisation

  • Mark out a grid 20m by 20m
  • Divide the players into two equal teams
  • One team starts inside the grid; each player has a ball
  • On the whistle, each player moves around the grid in different directions, bouncing the ball after every four steps
  • After a short time, each member of Team 2 enters the grid, attempting to dispossess a member of team one  
  • The team of the player who keeps possession for the longest time wins
  • Switch the roles after a set time

STEP Variation

Task – Play the game on an individual basis awarding the game to the player who keeps possession for the longest time