Summer is a great time to get out of the office for an afternoon of team building when the sun is shining and everyone is ready to relax.
Curious about the various team building activities that can be found around the city? Don’t worry! We’ve put a list together of our top 4 best team building activities that can be found all around Calgary that are suitable for groups of up to 100 people.
Everyone will be divided into teams and given a map with instructions. At each challenge station, team members will need to answer a trivia question to earn the combination for a locked box which will tell them the activity that they’ll need to complete. Perfect for the adventurous workplace! More information can be found via The Calgary Zoo.
Golf is a great way to get everyone involved regardless of their fitness activity level. And for those that would prefer not to participate there are also volunteer opportunities needed the day of - especially if there are prizes to give out and a dinner to prepare for. A great course that offers plenty of corporate tournament options is Inglewood Golf and Curling Club, located in central Calgary, it is also next to the Inglewood Bird Sanctuary, making your golf game even more peaceful and serene.
Did you know that Canada Olympic Park (COP) was the 2004 staging area for the Amazing Race? Since taking on this role, COP now offers versions of the race and includes various team building challenges. This would be perfect if you’re looking for a maximum active activity. More information can be found via Win Sport.
If you haven't heard of this one yet you’re not alone, as it’s a fairly new event. Lawn Summer Nights is a lawn bowling fundraiser for Cystic Fibrosis. This event only happens between July and August and only once a year. Teams of 4 register online and play a great game of lawn bowling located right at the Stanley Park Lawn Bowling Club. There are only a few spaces left for 2015, and more information can be found on Lawn Summer Nights.
Having at least one summer team building event is an absolute must, especially when the weather is just calling your name. Now get outside with the team and enjoy summer!