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TEAM BUILDING & THE POWER OF PLAY

Through our team building activities, events, and ice breakers, we will help the members of your team create bonds that are as authentic as they are deep. We believe that play creates the most effective teamwork at work – sweet!!!

PROFESSIONAL FACILITATORS

U-Rocket Facilitators or “Clever Dudes” understand what team building is all about. It’s building a connection, and maintaining it beyond the team building event. Our Facilitators trained to be supportive and to foster connections both with and between those around them – great!!!

CORPORATE MEETINGS & CONFERENCE VENUES

We’ve developed a working relationship with corporate meeting venues in all the major centres. It’s called Preferred Venues, and it’s a partnership designed to save time and money. U Rocket will be your concierge and go-to resource for delivering customised team building events that exceed your expectations. We create memorable experiences! – lekka!!!

BENEFITS

Combining play with work is the best way to create an effective team building event. We call it “the power of play.” Our Programs teach teams how to have fun at work. As a result, teams become more productive, creative, flexible, motivated and employees feel rewarded – Kewl!!!

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Activities

WATER BONANZA

The H2O is welcomed by everyone, especially on a hot summers day. Teams get
to compete in series of challenges which allow them to advance to the next
round – only when they have completed the challenge they are on successfully.
It is filled with fun and craziness. Guaranteed to bring forth your groups silly
side and never forgotten memories. Typical activities include Fill the Bucket,
Gutter ball, Beverage relay and more.

Area: Outdoor • Group Size: 10 – 150 • Duration: 120 min • Physicality: Low
Outcome: Fun – Team Work – Participation – Strategic Planning

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CONSTRUCT

Try your hand at this construction activity. It will definitely blow your mind, as a
platform for teams of colleagues to work together on different aspects of the
project, where a defined final product is needed. Each step of this activity is
critical to the overall outcome and each aspect delivers a different group
dynamic. No engineers require here, just some common sense, meticulous
attention to detail and imagination. Design and planning, application and
method, crafts and presentation all play a part in this activity.

Area: In and Outdoor • Group Size: 10 – 60 • Duration: 120 min • Physicality: None
Outcome: Team Work – Thinking Skills – Problem Solving – Strategic Planning

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SHOOTING GALLERY

The perfect activity for any group. It emphasises accuracy in the workplace
through a method of Olympic scoring. It will get teams up in arms and ready to
compete to be crowned the shot of the day. This activity comprises of several
different shooting activities. Starting with a simple elastic band, traditional
South African Kattie, 3 man Slingshot and either Blow Darts or Air Rifles.

Area: In or Outdoor • Group Size: 10 – 80 • Duration: 120 min • Physicality: Low
Outcome: Trust – Team Work – Leadership – Accountability – Listening Skills

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BINGO EXTRAVAGANZA

The game show activity, designed to bring out the fun, interactive element in a
group and creates the right atmosphere in the room. BINGO EXTRAVAGANZA
comprises of rounds different categories that has the teams crossing off
squares based on not only standard numbers but trivia answers and random
challenges as well. This experience is tailored to the celebration yet provides
an entertaining way of bonding a work group together like no other activity
can.

Area: Indoor • Group Size: 20 – 200 • Duration: 120 min • Physicality: None
Outcome: Team Work – Thinking Skills – Problem Solving – Fun – consensus

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BACKYARD VOLLEYBALL

A fun, exciting way to get our whole team involved in a nice outside setting. We
set it up and through our facilitation, teams get to compete against each other
in a round robin tournament, using U-Rockets unconventional rules. Teams
will need to respond quickly, adapt and become creative through fun and
quick thinking to achieve their goals.

Area: Outdoor • Group Size: 10 – 100 • Duration: 120 min • Physicality: Low – Medium
Outcome: Accountability – Trust – Creativity – Team Work – Participation

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GAMES OF CHANCE

A challenging series of engaging tasks await the teams. Each is positioned at
different Task Stations and given 5 minutes to overcome the challenge. These
task stations require a different set of skills so that every team player will need
to apply themselves (who knows which player has better skills than the next?)
Successful or not, teams move onto the next station until all the stations have
been visited. Coming up with a strategy, compiling a game plan and executing
an action will decide the winning team from the also rans.

Area: In or Outdoor • Group Size: 20 – 200 • Duration: 120 min • Physicality: None
Outcome: Team Work – Thinking Skills – Problem Solving – Communication – Confidence Building

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DISCO GOLPH

Disc golf, or Frolf is a frisbee disc game, requiring precision and accuracy.
Teams are made up either as pairs, 4-ball or a Bunch. Each Player throws a
flying disc towards a target or pin. As in traditional golf, the team play and try
throw a par or less on an improvised Disc Golf Course. A frisbee seems like a
fun game on the beach, but when you are feeling the stress to get as close to
the pin as possible, concentration, a conservative approach and a level head
are a few of the characteristics one needs.

Area: Outdoor • Group Size: 10 – 200 • Duration: 120 min • Physicality: very little
Outcome: Team Work – Communication – Problem Solving – Composure – Fun

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SCAVENGER HUNT

Teams compete and have to complete tasks and challenges. As they complete
one section, information is given for the next one and so on. Find treasures,
collect symbols, complete puzzles, solve problems all along the way. Groups
are divided into working teams and require everyone’s participation to
complete the quest on time. Some exciting surprises and bumps await the
teams as they follow their maps en-route to treasures..

Area: Outdoor • Group Size: 10 – 150 • Duration: 120 min • Physicality: Low
Outcome: Communication – Trust – Creativity – Team Work – Participation

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60 SEC HUSTLE

You may know it as Minute to Win It but we much prefer 60 SECOND HUSTLE as
the teams to practice a sense of calm and to pull together to succeed with a
series of improbable yet possible challenges. Beat the clock countdown and
watch the other teams struggle to match you. This is where each player takes
part in challenges that use objects that are commonly available around the
house. Keep it in the cup, King of cones and Blindfolded Banana Bonanza are just
a few of the challenges.

Area: Indoor • Group Size: 20 – 200 • Duration: 120 min • Physicality: None
Outcome: Team Work – Thinking Skills – Problem Solving – Self Confidence – Fun

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GOONS CRIME SCENE

Team up with some office colleagues, put on your investigation hats and solve
the crime. Who has a trained eye for detail that will help when analysing the
crime scene and processing the forensic evidence found. Walk through the
crime scene, do the forensics and then piece together a sequence of events
and probabilities. Lots of fun, yet still an amazing activity that addresses key
co-operation points in the workplace.

Area: In or Outdoor • Group Size: 12 – 80 • Duration: 120 min • Physicality: None
Outcome: Communication – Thinking Skills – Problem Solving – Team Work

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SPEED MEET

This sets the tone for things to come. Getting to know your colleagues and
communicate in a fun, interactive way is what SPEED MEET will deliver.
Working on the same principles as speed dating, groups rotate between peers
for three minute intervals and ask questions. Our respected ‘EmCee’ will guide
this session through interaction, directions and discussion.

Area: Outdoor • Group Size: 10 – 150 • Duration: 120 min • Physicality: Low
Outcome: Communication – Trust – Creativity – Team Work

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FARMERS GAMES or BOERESPORTS

Get out the dungarees, slap on a pair of wellington boots, team up with your
fellow farm hands and participate in a series of traditional and some not so
traditional sports and relay games. Loads of fun as the pressure is ever present
with the teams vying to be top dog. Pole maze, Tug-o-war, Bokdrol Spoeg,
Lawn Bowls and Wheelbarrow races are a few of the choices on offer.

Area: Outdoor • Group Size: 10 – 150 • Duration: 120 min • Physicality: Low
Outcome: Communication – Trust – Creativity – Team Work – Participation

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ODDBALL OLYMPIC

Why be normal when you could be having heaps of fun with laughter being the
antidote. The group is divided into smaller relay teams who compete against
each other in low or no physically demanding tests. Hoop Toss, Cornhole
challenge, Horse Race and Shoot the balloon are just some of the tasks to be
done. It’s a combo of team races and group tasks which gives everyone the
opportunity of observing the others, trying their best to win the challenge.

Area: Indoor • Group Size: 20 – 200 • Duration: 120 min • Physicality: None
Outcome: Team Work – Thinking Skills – Problem Solving – Self Confidence – Fun

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THE QUIZ SHOW

ENTERTAINING, FUN, INTERACTIVE and MIND BLOWING. Just some of the words
to describe this activity. With different categories and great quiz masters, we
deliver a memorable evening. Teams will have to provide the answers to
various questions in this fun quiz challenge. Typical section from the quiz will
include ‘First team to answer’, Tandem Brain, field a question from the
opposition and more. a highly interactive and involved activity for your whole
group.

Area: Indoor • 9 Group Size: 20 – 200 • Duration: 120 min • Physicality: None
Outcome: Team Work – Thinking Skills – Problem Solving – Fun

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SURVIVOR CHALLENGE

SURVIVOR Challenge pits competing tribes against each other whilst tackling
mildly physical and mental challenges with some bends thrown in. Members
need to ‘pull’ together to be able to pull off each challenge and get their
IDOLS, which are earned throughout the event. These will help when casting
your vote at tribal council, immunity might be your only hope. This is a great
motivator and will get any group moving.

Area: Outdoor • Group Size: 10 – 150 • Duration: 120 min • Physicality: Low
Outcome: Communication – Trust – Creativity – Team Work

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AMA-ZING RACE

An exciting, exhilarating and extremely interactive activity which resemblances
the T.V. reality show – The Amazing Race. Your group is divided into competing
teams and are faced with a series of challenges and tasks that are sure to take
them out of their comport zones. To advance onto the next zone each
challenge must be conquered whilst having to contend with obstacles such as
roadblocks, detours and yields. The winning team is the one to cross the finish
mat first with all the challenges done correctly.

Area: Outdoor • Group Size: 10 – 100 • Duration: 120 min • Physicality: Low
Outcome: Team Work – Leadership – Time Keeping – Goal Setting

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OUTRAGEOUS GAMES

This activity is an excellent choice for any company, consisting of a selection of
different team challenges and relay races, in a simple setting that gets the
whole group involved. Teams race against one another using different props
and equipment, where teamwork is rewarded with the top team being victors
for the day. No spectators allowed, these relay based challenges provides
something for everyone. Fine motor co-ordination, ball skills and just general
ability come into play. Expect a high level of excitement.

Area: In or Outdoor • Group Size: 10 – 120 • Duration: 120 min • Physicality: Low
Outcome: Synergy – Trust – Communication – Problem Solving

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CORPORATE DODGEBALL

This variation is fun, fast and full of laughs. Each team needs their best strategies
as the objective to eliminate players of the opposing team as well as scoring
goals at the same time. You aim to hit the opposing players as more balls
become available as the game goes on. Played on a large inflatable football
pitch, everyone has a chance to display their sporty side, even if they ‘throw
like a girl’. Substitutions are allowed!

Area: Outdoor • Group Size: 10 – 100 • Duration: 120 min • Physicality: medium
Outcome: Strategy – Trust – Creativity – Team Work – planning

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BUDU CHEF

Cook-up your best stew and beat the other teams when you present a plate
for tasting. This slow and leisurely activity allows for group mingling,
conversation and generally getting to know each other whilst preparing the
ingredients for the pot and then enjoying the fruits of their efforts. Teams
need to nominate a ’Main Cook’, Vege Preppers, Meat Tenderisers, Hang-abouts
and Table Organisers. Good fun and food – Cheers

Area: Outdoor • Group Size: 10 – 150 • Duration: 120 min • Physicality: Low – Kitchenwork
Outcome: Communication – Trust – Creativity – Team Work – Problem Solving

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CHOCOLATE CHALLENGE

Chocolate Challenge is a great activity that simulates a complete business
process in a light-hearted and highly creative environment. Participants are
divided into teams of approximately five to undertake various team
challenges. These include designing and producing an original box of
chocolates from raw materials and creating a TV commercial for their
product

Area: Indoor • Group Size: 10 – 300 • Duration: 90 – 120 min • Physicality: None
Outcome: Leadership – Communication – Trust – Creativity – Problem Solving

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THE TEAM MACHINE

This large scale activity requires participants to co-operate with other teams to
achieve a common goal. Each team is given a set of building materials to create
a moving sculpture. The plans are muddled requiring sharing of data before
building can commence. Components must be assembled in just the right way
for the individual mechanisms to work. Later teams must work together to
find the correct sequence of mechanisms, so that, once launched each
element will trigger the next in a chain reaction building to an explosive finale!

Area: In or Outdoor • Group Size: 10 – 60 • Duration: 120 min • Physicality: None
Outcome: Leadership – Co-operation – Problem Solving – Negotiation – Team Work

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LIGHTS, CAMERA, ACTION

This film making team building challenge is an excellent way to get teams
working together creatively, to produce a tangible outcome within only a few
hours. Within a set time, teams must produce storyboard outlines before
using digital cameras and editing software to create and edit a finished film.
The session involves a simple storyboard exercise, with assistance from our
trained Drama and Fine Arts Facilitator.

Area: In or Outdoor • Group Size: 10 – 100 • Duration: 120 min • Physicality: Low
Outcome: Leadership – Co-operation – Planning – Self Confidence – Team Work – Memorable

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DOMINO EFFECT

Teams get together and spend at least half an hour designing a display of
toppling dominos. Once the design has been completed, each team is assigned
an area in which they must build their exhibit. Teams work together to create
a stunt or pattern within their designated area. When the time is up, the
event will conclude with a dramatic display – as the first domino is toppled
and (hopefully) the rest all follow. The more complex, testing and stunning the
display is, the more points your team will receive.

Area: Indoor • Group Size: 10 – 60 • Duration: 120 min • Physicality: None
Outcome: Leadership – Co-operation – Planning – Decision Making – Team Work

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IN CAHOOTS

Popular, engaging, group initiative, 4 in 1 challenge that always provides a rich
team work challenge for the whole group involving thinking, imagination,
action, fantasy, risk and attractive solutions. 4 Challenges await the teams
who must each overcome the problems using only the equipment provided,
and within a given time frame. Team must tackle TOXIC WASTE, MULTIWAY
TUG OF WAR, RADIOACTIVE FIELD and THE GREAT EGG DROP.

Area: In and or Outdoor • Group Size: 10 – 150 • Duration: 120 min • Physicality: Low
Outcome: Leadership – Communication – Trust – Creativity – Team Work – Problem Solving – Believability

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GAME OF MURDER

Our Murder mystery game has one team who are secretly, and unknowingly,
playing a murderer, whilst and the other teams determine who among them
is the criminal. This involves each team getting a series of different clues
throughout the game, requiring them to gather and collect any information
that may help their investigation from the other teams. A great way of getting
delegates to engage one another whilst having a good time.

Area: Indoor • Group Size: 10 – 400 • Duration: 120 min • Physicality: None
Outcome: Role Play – Problem Solving – Communication – Creativity – Team Work

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ULTIMATE BOND

Ever found yourself in a knot either in life or with someone else, well we take it
to the extreme. The interesting and most extreme human knot will test your
collaboration skills and make get you closer to your colleagues. Walking in a
circle sounds boring but when someone can have the power to eliminate you
out of the game that’s when it gets interesting with our wink game. If all that
isn’t enough we push the team to make a perfect 5 pointed star, U- Rocket
style. A truly ultimate bonding experience.

Area: In or outdoor • Group Size: 10 – 100 • Duration: 90-120 min • Physicality: None
Outcome: Leadership – Problem Solving – Communication – Cohesion – Trust

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PIONEER PLANS

This construction Challenge will have the team stepping up and becoming more
competitive than ever in their bid to go the distance and achieve success. The
catapult will test the teams’ ability to develop a clear action plan, work with
it, refine it and eventually bring it to fruit. Limited resources, strict time
constraints, dismantling procedure, a competitive environment and safety
management is ensured to make this activity one for the books.

Area: In or outdoor • Group Size: 8 – 100 • Duration: 90-120 min • Physicality: None
Outcome: Planning – Project management – Problem Solving – Initiative – Lateral Thinking

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WATCH YOUR STEP

During this activity trust and communication comes to play in an extreme but
fun and safe manner. Giving a new meaning to hold my back, watch your step
incorporates blindfolds, obstacles and walk areas to test your team to new
limits. One person at a time needs to go through the maze directed by their
teams. As soon as all members are through you can be crowned the victor…
But not before you have conquered the quality web of teams.

Area: In or outdoor • Group Size: 8 – 100 • Duration: 90-120 min • Physicality: low
Outcome: Strategic Planning – Problem Solving – Team Work – Fun

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DETECTIVE QUIZ

This very entertaining mysterious quiz will have you thinking like a detective in
no time. Have you ever wondered what they do or how they solve things, well
we can show you how. This includes activities such as detective general
knowledge, match up, solve the illusions and what is that image. Setting your
eye on the object with some super zoom skills will be a great help and teams
get to run through this highly interactive, audio-visual experience with their
thinking caps on.

Area: Indoor • Group Size: 10 – 500 • Duration: 120 min • Physicality: None
Outcome: Memory Skills – Communication – Team Work – Thinking Skills – Fun

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SUPER ES-CA-PE

This will challenge you and your team to think on your feet as you are in a room
filled with strange things and one clue at a time is the only thing to help you
escape the room. Do you like mystery and riddles, puzzles and mazes well this
is the right activity for you. Our facilitators will guide you through what to do
but by using mental agility you should not find yourself trapped in a room with
no escape. Keep the lights on and your team will blast the adventure away.

Area: Indoor • Group Size: 12 – 200 • Duration: 120 min • Physicality: None
Outcome: Communication – Self confidence – Problem Solving – Team Work – Accountability

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PUT YOUR NOSE IN IT

Perfumery is an emotive business; teams will work swiftly and efficiently,
carefully choosing ingredients with a range of moods and character traits.
Successful teams will understand how different environmental factors come
to play when moulding the perfect product. Just as in life external factors will
influence the results. This fine technique and knowledge is shared with your
group by our own resident perfume fundi. This is an excellent activity for your
group to bond, socialize and have fun.

Area: Outdoor • Group Size: 10 – 60 • Duration: 120 min • Physicality: none
Outcome: Participation – Creativity – Lateral Thinking – stress relief

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KILLING THE HOST

This activity involves a cluster of games played within the major mystery of the
dreadful killing that occurred. All are suspects, but only one did it…. You and
your team mates get a character to portray during the evening. Teams will
represent different aspects of the lives and stories around the murder and it is
your quest to find the hidden truth. Are you the HITMAN?? It will be an evening
filled with suspicion, fun, communication and an overload of excitement.

Area: Indoor • Group Size: 15 – 250 • Duration: 120 min • Physicality: None
Outcome: Listening Skills – Communication – Roleplay – Creativity – Problem Solving – Participation

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ICE BREAKERS AND ENERGISERS

We have a whole range of activities designed to stimulate, integrate, intimidate
and motivate any conference, Business meeting or product workshop. These .
fun and engaging exercises are short duration and high impact. Let us help .
‘Break the Ice’ or ‘Awaken’ your group with a series of selected exercises and .
create a memorable experience for everyone attending.

Area: In or Outdoor • Group Size: 10 – 500 • Duration: 10 – 30 min each • Physicality: None
Outcome: Team Work – New Acquaintances – second wind – alert – engaged

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