Pioneering Marble Run

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Building a large marble run and swapping the marbles for footballs.


Pioneering poles, rope, an inflated football (or equivalent) per team


Each patrol/team is issued with a set of poles, rope and a fully inflated football.

The Brief:
Using the poles and rope infront of you build a marble run that supports the football without any need for human intervention.

The winners will be the team who's football hits the ground last.
Rules/Risk Assessment:
- No one to stand on the poles, either while on the ground or once attached to part of the structure.
- No one to climb the structure or anything else to get a bit higher.


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