Matchbox Stack Challenge

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How many matchboxes can you stack in 100 seconds




As part of the 100 Years of Cubs Hampshire County have set 100 challenges number 83 is to see how many matchboxes can be stacked on top of each other in 100 seconds

1. Place a pile of match boxes on the floor,
2. Start the Stopwatch
3 One at time each cub runs up and puts one matchbox on top of the previous one
4 Keep going until Leader with stopwatch says stop
5 Count number of matchboxes in stack

If tower topples next cub places his box on to the last box remaining standing


  • 100 years of Cubs
  • Matchbox
  • Matchbox tower

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