Ancient Olympic games team building with Go Discover Portugal
The Olympic games originated as a celebration to the gods of Greece and were the main 4 yearly event to celebrate the ideal of a “sound mind in a sound body” and to promote friendship among teams for 1100 years until they were banned in 394AD.
“Learn the story of how the Olympics brought peace to ancient Greece and gathered athletes as well artists, musicians, actors and great thinkers to prove their talents. Many events were held, but races of any kind were most revered and the rules were strictly adhered to. Great athletes were honoured by their cities and the victors were given laurel wreaths as a symbol of their success. “
This team building for large groups revives the old traditions in a fun and competitive environment that demand collaboration and team effort. Teams rotate through activities and members can rotate teams depending on the activities they choose.
This team building is bespoke and adjusted to the wishes and capacities of the group.
People will receive a reader with possibilities and information to help them decide which activities they consider the best match.
Where can we provide this event?
We can provide this event anywhere in Portugal and the islands. Usually if its possible we will try to find a location close or in Roman ruins, old castle grounds or similar to create the perfect Olympic atmosphere. For information please use the form below.
Start of the Ancient Olympic games event
Introduction and briefing
The Olympic torch is lite and carried by the torch bearers to announce the start of the games.
Possible activities long jump, shot put, javelin, boxing, pankration and equestrian events with human horses Wrestling, spear throwing, disc throwing, creating bows and arrows, arrow shooting, building charriots and chariot races, animation and celebration teams, bycicle races and more modern takes.
Olympic games team building are competitive team buildings particularly suitable for large, diverse groups.
Group members might choose to take part in the sportive activities others might be more attracted to sport journalism, event building for the ceremonies, creative aspects or acting. This activity gives many different options for different personal preferences and provides the ideal climate for teams to work together.
This team building is about tapping into peoples talents and creating a environment where team members use their talents to better the team effort and result. Leadership is a natural process in this environment.
Possible Roles of the participants: Athletes, trainers, referees, tool builders, journalists, actors, ceremony planners.
Talents needed for this event are diverse and fit all ages and styles. Can be extended to include competing film crews to make documentaries about the teams and games.
End of games and start of the awards and closing ceremony.
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Minimum group size 100 / maximum group size 500
Prices from 50 euro per person depending on location and group sizes
In finding locations we provide various Roman ruins or castle grounds where this activity can be done. Depending on the area of Portugal you are visiting.
Minimum length half day max Full day
Note this activity is bespoke and build to suit your wishes. Location will be chosen depending on group size and preference. Please call 00351 918354714 or use the form below. We provide tailor made solutions for any corporate event!
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