Socially Distanced Team Building Ideas

Our activities have been assessed to ensure they are fully compliant with all social distancing requ­ire­ments.­  Ensuring everyone’s safety has always been the most important factor in any of our events. With ever changing guidelines, are team are constantly reviewing operational procedures whilst also ensuring fun and outcomes are meet.

Battle Archery Tag

Battle Archery Tag

  • Dodgeball but with arrows
  • Battle against each other
  • Bunkers and barriers
  • Latest Archery Craze!
Rating 4.9 of 5

Smartphone Pub Treasure Hunt

  • Fully organised pub quiz hunt
  • Self run – start any time
  • Test general pub knowledge
  • Hilarious team challenges
Rating 4.9 of 5
Challenge 100

Challenge 100

  • Compete in many challenges
  • Mental agility, common sense
  • Scavenger hunt tasks
  • Racing against the clock
Rating 5.0 of 5
Classic English Garden Games

Classic English Garden Games

  • Fun outdoor games
  • Fully managed event
  • Comical compere
  • Includes energisers
Crime Scene Investigation

Crime Scene Inves­tiga­tion

  • Realistic crime inves­tiga­tion
  • Scotland Yard detectives
  • Solve the murder mystery
  • Use real forensic procedures
Rating 4.7 of 5


  • Dodge, duck & dive
  • Suitable for all ages
  • Variety of games
  • Sports venue hire included
Rating 5.0 of 5
High Ropes Course

High Ropes Course

  • Tree climbing adventure
  • High up course
  • Swings, zip lines, nets
  • All year outdoor activity
Rating 4.0 of 5

What are Socially Distanced Team Building Events?

Due to covid-19, the government introduced restrictions to help reduce the spread of the virus. So, people must keep a safe distance between each other.  This does mean that some activities cannot be run, however we have adopted new guidelines and changed operational procedures to ensure our events can be run socially distanced.

Our Top 10 Socially Distanced Team Building Activities

1. Wacky Wheels

2. Stop the Clocks

3. Crime Scene Inves­tiga­tion

4. Crystal Challenge

5. Smartphone City Treasure Hunt

6. Battle of Olympus

7. Chain Reaction

8. School Sports Day

9. Krypton Factor

10. Pub Olympics

Good To Go

We're Good To Go

The ‘We’re Good To Go’ industry standard and supporting mark means businesses across the sector can demonstrate that they are adhering to the respective Government and public health guidance, have carried out a COVID-19 risk assessment and check they have the required processes in place.

Funktion Events is Fully Compliant with We're Good To Go

Where Can Social Distancing Team Events Take Place?

Socially Distanced Team Events

There are many, many venues throughout the UK that are deemed safe to run events in the modern world of social distancing.  Whether that is an indoor conference venue or a country house with epic outdoor space.

Funktion Events offers a free venue finding service and already works with many covid secure venues across the UK.

We will also work hand in hand with any venue to ensure that all our precautions are taken and aligned prior to the delegates arrival.

Have you Got to Wear Face Masks on Socially Distanced Events?

Socially Distanced Team Building Activities

It all depends on the restrictions and guidelines set by the government.­ It could be that everyone needs to wear a face mask during the activity.

However we are seeing restrictions lifting and with that social distancing could be reduced from the current 1-2 metres rules.

How Do You Make Team Activities Socially Distanced Compliant?

There are many things to consider when reviewing activities to cover health & safety requ­ire­ments.­  We have constantly reviewing the guidelines from Government here.

Areas that are team discussed with suppliers and venues were;

  • Face Masks
  • Hand Sanitor Stations
  • Clearly Marked Games Areas
  • Participants Continually Updated on Rules
  • Equipment Thoroughly Cleaned
  • Temperature Checks

Will it still be fun having to Socially Distance on a Team Event?

We have spent time modifying our exisiting collection of team activities to cover all the relevant guidelines whilst still maintaining all the benefits of meeting up. Our event managers have years of experience running face to face team building activities and are on hand to keep up the momentum and fun.

Teams will be developing their soft skills, whether thats colla­­borative, leadership, problem solving or commu­­nica­­tion skills.