Team Events To Kick Off A Summer Of Football

May 23, 2018 : News, Event Management

In a matter of weeks World Cup fever will once again grip the nation. Maximillion can bring a taste of world cup flare to a company away day or team-building event this summer, with a wide-range of activities to involve and delight football and non-football fans alike!

The long journey to Russia 2018 is almost over and it all kicks off on 14th June with 32 teams fighting to make it out of the 8 groups and navigate their way through the knock-out phases in the hope of lifting the FIFA World Cup Trophy on Sunday 15th July.

Gone are the days of jumpers for goal-posts, re-enacting those wonderful world cup moments in the back garden or local park, and not everyone wants to watch game after game – here’s how you can get involved…

Top 3 Activities

1. Table Football Tournament

Create your own mini world cup with foosball tables. Full tournament structure, referees equipped with cards, commentator, coloured bibs, music, spot challenges and prizes – who can go the distance!?

Quick Facts:

  • Group Size: 20+
  • Venue: Indoor, UK-wide
  • Space Required: 2m²+ per person
  • Time: 1 – 1.5 hours
  • Cost: from £1,150 + VAT

2. GPS Adventures – Kick-Off

Case study

Take to the streets, parks or a venue of your choice to take the GPS Adventures Kick-Off tablet-based, tech-enabled team challenge. Packed full of unique content including tasks, questions and trivia inspired by the competing countries in the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, teams will need to work together, channel their creativity and engage their brains to keep(ie) up!

Quick Facts:

  • Group Size: 15+
  • Venue: Starting from and finishing back at the venue of your choice
  • Location: City or town centre, UK-wide
  • Time: 2 – 2.5 hours
  • Cost: from £1,000 + VAT

3. Themed Outdoor Challenges

Fancy bringing the world cup party out into the sunshine? We’ve got a range of tailored approaches to build football-themed activities into your itinerary.

  • Human Table Football
  • Upside Down Football
  • Skills Session
  • Penalty Shootout
  • Zorb Football

Quick Facts:

  • Group Size: 20+
  • Venue: With suitable outdoor space (grassed, or outdoor sports surface)
  • Location: UK-wide
  • Time: 1 – 1.5 hours
  • Cost: POA, subject to choice of activities

PS4 FIFA World Cup Challenge

Another match-winning suggestion is to let Maximillion help you to create your own PS4 based digital world cup challenge, with onscreen matches, crowd participation, multi-player team tournament building to the big final on the main screen. Better than the real thing? Get in touch with us via the links below to discuss…

Lasting Memories

There’s often debate on favourite world cup memories – Maradona’s brace of goals against England – one sublime, the other ridiculous….or Roger Milla of Cameroon’s goal scoring corner flag samba dance … or Archie Gemmill’s wonder goal for Scotland against the Netherlands in 1978… Gazza’s tears in 1990 or the birth of the ‘Beautiful Game’ from Brazil in 1970…

Why not make your own memories, with one or more of the brilliant footie-themed team event suggestions above?

I’m convinced, what next?

For more information on our tailored World Cup-themed event options contact us today to speak to one of our team.

Maximillion can build a themed activity programme and itinerary to suit your timescales, budget and venue, be it indoor or outdoor. Find out more about who we are and what we do on our website or make an enquiry or contact one of the team on 0845 901 1422.

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