Parachute games

Keep members safe while playing

If you are doing parachute games with your group, check out our planning checklist.

  • Check your parachute has no hole in the centre, or only has a hole as big as a tennis ball.
  • Clear the space of furniture and shoes.
  • Being mindful of people under the parachute.
  • Watch for flying bean bags and balls!
  • If pulling people under the parachute, ensure girls are mindful of hurting themselves or others.
  • Manage the game so that participants know when to stop
  • Make sure girls don't collide or step on each other.
  • Avoid putting heads through the hole in the centre of the parachute.
  • Be mindful of games that can cause injuries to the neck area.