An active, wide, camp, night game
How To Play Five Tribes
5 teams of 2 cabins (about 20 kids each)
each team has its own colour and home base
everyone will have a tail their colour
teams are trying to capture other teams home bases
To Capture a base a person must get to it and tie their colour ribbon at the top of the stick
ever player will have a tail that is their colour to tag a player you need to pull their tail out once you have done that then you must bring the tagged player to the point table to get a point at this point the tagged player gets his tail back and can run off
at the end of the game the team with the most home bases will gain bonus points
There is one hidden base the lost tribes base this is worth bonus points
there will be three- four staff with white tails they are the lost tribe their tails are worth x2
Players can not be tagged if they are escorting someone to the points table you can only tag one person at a time.
You may not remove other teams flags from the base you can only move yours too the top
You can not tag a person and move your flag at the same time
bases are just broom stick in a bucket of rocks with all the coloured flags on it.
Homebase should have a ring of cones around it that the defending kids can’t go into unless they are strealing a players flag.
Lost tribe doesn’t need to bring back campers they can keep the flags.
If a kid loses their flag to a lost tribe person they get one negative point from the points people and they get a new flag.
remind them not to tie crazy knots in the home base flags just slide the flags down and tie yours to the top
also their flags should hang about knee length and not be tied to them
different coloured flags/cloth strips/ like flag football flags.enough for all the players in the different colours of teams, plus extra
Broom sticks in gravel buckets with flags of all the teams colours tied on it. plus one extra for the lost tribe
fun, running around, team work
on 26 April 2019