Bradford Team Building Ideas
Take the guessing out of motivating your team with the team building in Bradford. With a huge range of amazing activities, you will be able to transform your event into exactly what you want. Increase staff retention, improve team morale and have some fun during your team building in Bradford. With some outdoor activities and indoor activities available you will never run out of amazing ideas and inspiration for your team event.
Located in West Yorkshire, Bradford is one of the most diverse cities in all aspects, especially regarding team building events and hold the record of being the seventh largest city in the UK. Bradford is only a short distance away from Leeds city centre, so if you are after a more laid back and calmer city and are based in Leeds, Bradford has a lot to offer you.
If your team are fans of the arts, then they will adore Bradford as the city has been awarded with the title of the world’s first UNESCO City of Film due to its iconic movie locations and film legacy. Bradford has been home to many meaningful people, artist David Hockney being amongst them. So, for a city rich in the arts and brimming with live entertainment, Bradford is the place to be.
Bradford’s atmosphere makes it a fantastic place to bring your team into, making your team building event the best it possibly can be. We have a large range of entertaining team building activities to choose from in Bradford, here are the top 5 fun team building activities.
Top 10 Team Building Events in Bradford
Get your team exploring Bradford in a unique way as they head to various pubs and complete pub trivia and challenges from a smartphone device in a race to the top of the live leader board!
Test your team’s communication and creativity skills as they attempt to create one large chain reaction by splitting into multiple groups and creating smaller sections that can be pieces together.
Add some friendly competition into your team building event by challenging your team to various old school gameshows such as Catchphrase and Bullseye in a battle to be the winning team!
Split into teams and complete mental, skilled and physical challenges in a race to be the fastest team.
Battle it out in various challenges and games such as giant jenga, air hockey and much more.
Get your team reminiscing their younger days by competing in various school sports day games such as the egg & spoon race, sack race & space hopper race to score points & claim the winning prize.
Put your teams mental and physical abilities to the test as they crack codes, take on various physical and skill based challenges and ultimately attempt to diffuse a (fake) bomb.
Can your team split up and work together to greater the bigger picture in this challenging and creative activity?
9. The Trading Floor
Learn to trade like in London with this stocks and shares themed game. Buy low and sell high trying to earn as much as you can for your team.
10. Soap Box Derby
Build and design your own soap box car before racing them against each other. Super fun and competitive creating a great team spirit.
Are Food & Drink Activities Good for Mixed Groups?
No matter what the occasion is, food and drink always tend to make an appearance. However, the standard sit down meals don’t do much for team building, so why not incorporate food/drink and team building together with one of our food and drink activities.
Whether you want to shake things up and get the team mixing together their own personal cocktails with Cocktail Making, or getting their hands dirty by creating their own fresh pizzas with Pizza Making, we have you covered.
How Effective Are Indoor Team Building Activities?
If you don’t fancy getting caught up in the UK’s unpredictable weather and potentially having your activity spoilt, then an indoor team building activity may be the safest option for your event. Our indoor team building activities are just as fun and thrilling as the outdoor ones, you just have the added security of staying dry and warm.
All our indoor team building activities encourage communication, collaboration and positive team dynamics, so whatever activity your go for, your team are bound to leave your event feeling motivated and having a positive work ethic. We also have virtual team activities and virtual Christmas parties that are perfect for indoors.
What are the Advantages of Outdoor Activities?
Sometimes being cooped up in an office most days of the week can have a negative effect on team members and will cause their productivity and motivation to decline. To stop this from happening, you should treat your team to the occasional outdoor team building activity as this will get them out in the open and enjoying working with one another in a different situation.
We have a large variety of types of team building activities, so if you aren’t feeling anything too physically demanding, you can opt for a less strenuous option with a creative activity such as Movie Madness.
What Will Team Bonding Activities Achieve?
Team bonding activities achieve and promote so many positive aspects within a group that have long lasting effects and create stronger relationships. They produce and encourage motivation and innovation throughout a team in a unique and memorable way that can’t be achieved in any other means.
Create & Innovate
Motivate your team and get their creative thoughts flowing with something fun like creative team building activities in or outside of the office.
Wellness & Well-being
Looking after your teams wellness and well-being is important for all the other soft skills and development points, so open dialogue and get to know your team to create a safe and open space.
Solving issues within a fun, team building environment is the perfect balance between working under pressure while still having fun and seeing how well your team develops in the process.
Team bonding is of the upmost importance to create loyalty within the team to the company and each other, so take your whole team out of office and do something fun and constructive together.
An important but sometimes neglected soft skill, develop your teams leaderships skills through specific leadership team building activities for an effective transition.
Plus many other soft skills worth developing - Create & Innovate, Wellness & Well-being, Positive Team Dynamics, Productivity, Work Ethic