Three hands and fingers underneath a straight stick as seen in challenging group initiative called Helium Stick
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Helium Stick

A group attempts to lower a stick or other object, under which each person is resting one of their fingers, aiming to keep their fingers in contact with the object at all times.

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  • Challenging initiative
  • Promotes teamwork
  • Focus on goal-setting
  • Highlights integrity & honesty
  • Addictive


  • Long, light-weight object


Mark Collard

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