Cobra Catching Challenge

Spar Lancashire School Games

Year 1 & 2 Challenge!

Linked to Learn! 5 – Catching

You have been busy practicing your catching. Are you ready to take part in our challenge?

Cobra Catch

How many times can you throw a ball against a wall and catch the rebound in 30 seconds?

You will need:

Tennis ball or larger ball
A stopwatch/phone

How to:

  • Find a suitable wall and mark out one big stride away from it.
  • Facing the wall, standing next to your marker, see how many times you can under arm throw the ball against the wall and catch the rebound.
  • Keep repeating, see how many times you can successfully catch your ball in 30 seconds.
  • Doesn’t matter if you drop the ball, just keep going.
  • See if you can beat your first attempt
  • See if you can beat your parent, carer or sibling

Video Demonstration

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