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Chairball

Also known as: Chair Foosball, Chair Volleyball

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How To Play Chairball

Set up your hall like a foosball table:



With chairs as the black and white team. The 'black' chairs face to the right goal and the 'white' chairs face to the left goal. The goal could be a bucket, 2 chairs or maybe someone standing on a chair.

The 2 teams have to sit in the chairs and hit the ball (or balloon) with their hands and try to get a goal at their end.

Pretty sure that's all!

Materials Needed

Beach ball or balloons

Submitted by Joel on 26 Sep 2007 12:00:00

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This game was so much fun! Our group loved it...it offered a challenge for them. Thank you for posting this game! God Bless!

Posted by Kristi Hill on 23 Jul 2008 at 1:46:05

We love this one adapted to the dark. tape glow sticks all over the ball frame the goal with glow sicks and trun out the lights

Posted by colleen bloom on 8 Oct 2008 at 6:04:32

Did this game last week, and our students loved it! We also taped glow sticks to a ball and turned out the lights. Only had one student get hit in the face! Great idea!

Posted by Eric on 29 Oct 2008 at 7:57:52

this sounds like an absolute corka! cheers, and i know our kids will love it!

Posted by cam on 5 Nov 2008 at 1:10:08

Sounds like fun - kinda like live foosball game

Posted by David on 13 Nov 2008 at 1:47:54

i'am looking for some cames for our youth this sounds like fun

Posted by pastor dimas marmolejo on 29 Nov 2008 at 8:09:41

Definately gunna try this one out. Looks like fun! Thanks for posting it :D

Posted by Mia on 3 Mar 2009 at 7:16:53

...my group of kids loved!

Posted by Kayla on 3 Jun 2009 at 11:31:12

another option is to use more than one ball at a time! fun and challenging!

Posted by on 22 Apr 2010 at 4:28:43

This game sounds like fun...I will definitely have to try it out on our kids. They are always up for a challenge.

Posted by Shannon on 18 Mar 2011 at 1:18:25

We did a really similar game with boundaries made from trestle tables lying on their side. As we had a smallish group they played with indoor unihockey sticks and a small rubber ball - great fun!!!

Posted by Gail on 24 Mar 2012 at 1:31:07

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