Skill: Teamwork
Drill: Ninja Tunnel
Equipment needed: None
Instructors needed: Several to monitor
Description: The students will race to the other end of the mat by taking turns crawling through their partner’s legs.
Teaching SKILLZ:
TRICKERY – Trick the students by saying words that sound like “go” before they start.
SPEED OF PROCESSING – The students must be able to quickly recognize when it is their time to crawl, and when they have reached the end.
Step 1
Pair your students up with a partner and have them line up on one end of the training mat, with one standing in front of the other.
Step 2 – Setting Up the Drill:
Have the person standing in front get into a middle stance with their legs double-shoulder width apart.
Step 3 – Explain the Rules:
  • You will crawl through your partner’s legs and then stand up in a middle stance.
  • Your partner will then crawl through your legs and so forth all the way down the mat.
  • Once you reach the end of the mat you with both have a seat.
  • The first pair sitting is the winner.
Step 4 – Takeaways:
  • Work with your partner to speed race down the tunnerl to the end.
Step 5
  • Continue until each pair has two turns.
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