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Relay Race Ideas for Youth Group: 11 Active Games for Kids

7. Nighttime Relay

Use glowsticks for a fun nighttime obstacle course. Tie this game to a lesson about Jesus being the Light of the world…and us shining his light to others.

8. Big Foot Relay

Step up and try out this wacky relay race…or one of the other ideas at this site.

9. Field Day Worthy Relay Race Ideas

Host a youth game night or a mini-Olympics event that incorporates some ideas posted at this site.

10. From A to Z

Try this Alphabet Relay Race to explore the wonders of God’s creation.

11. Skateboard Relays

For smaller groups, try relays on skateboards. Use caution, though, and have kids wear helmets and pads.

What other relay race ideas do your teens love? Please share them with your youth ministry colleagues in the comments section!