Re: Knotty games...
Russ Jones (CSRTJ@TTUHSC.EDU)
Tue, 1 Apr 1997 10:13:53 -0600
One that we use is called "Champ-nit" (just don't ask me why!)
All the boys form a circle, each with a length of rope. The instructor
calls out a knot, and the boys tie it, then drop the rope at their feet when
finished. The first one to correctly tie the knot drops out, then the
remaining boys go for it again on signal. This process continues, using the
same knot, until only one boy is left, who is then declared the "champ-nit"
for that knot.
The beauty of this game is that the boy who needs the most practice gets the
Yours in Scouting,
Russ Jones <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Scoutmaster, Troop 575 & National Jamboree Troop 1636
South Plains Council, Lubbock, Texas
Eagle Scout, class of 1965
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