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The Team Building Blog
Here at Firewalking International we want your Team Building Event to be easy, constructive, positive and fun. Organising a Corporate Firewalk or Team Building Day can be made a lot easier by reading these posts.
The Team Building Blog is crammed with useful knowledge, hints and ideas to make it easy for you, your colleagues and your Team Event. We answer a lot of the common questions and misconceptions organisers have. And we share a lot of stories from previous events as a source of inspiration for you and your Team.
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What does it feel like to Glass Walk? Before they walk on broken glass, most people will have some idea in their head about what it will feel like. Some expect Glass Walking to feel like walking on razors while others think it will feel sore and are unable to...read more
How do you Hit the Wall? We recently provided a Firewalk for 120 Open Water Swimmers that will be taking on the North Channel (35km of swimming non-stop). This was our second year providing a Firewalk for the Infinity Channel Swimming training weekend, aptly named,...read more
What are Empowerment Activities? So, Firewalking is Firewalking and Glass Walking is Glass Walking. But what on earth are High Impact Empowerment Activities? Have you heard of Empowerment Activities and wondered what they are? Or what about Breakthrough Activities? In...read more
How to prepare colleagues for a Corporate Firewalk We are often asked “How should I prepare colleagues for a Corporate Firewalk?” Or it might be more along the lines of, “So how do I tell everyone what I’ve signed them up for?” Or even more common is, “Everyone in the...read more
Will my venue get damaged if we host a Firewalk? So, you’ve decided to go ahead with your Charity Firewalk or Corporate Firewalk and you have a venue in mind. Your next step will be to approach the venue and ask them if they will host your Firewalk. It is good to know...read more
Can I get cut Glass Walking? People always ask, "Can I get cut Glass Walking?". As you might imagine, it's a common concern for people, and justifiably so. For some, the thought might not enter their head and for others it will be their first thought. Then...read more
Mental Health Awareness Week 2018 Mental Health Awareness Week takes place in the UK from the 14th – 20th May 2018. Raising awareness about Mental Health is very important for us and through our events, retreats, and courses we do as much as we can to help...read more
Rooftop Firewalks Every so often we are asked to provide rooftop Firewalks and they have always proved to be most interesting. We love the challenge of providing Firewalks in venues that are not the easiest to work in. In a previous post we discussed indoor Firewalks...read more
Do we actually walk on the Fire? “Do we actually walk on the Fire?” is a question we are asked often. It happens nearly all the time. We have lit the fire and are standing around the fire waiting for the participants to arrive. As the participants and spectators...read more
Who can or can't Firewalk? It might surprise you to know that we are often asked by organisers about who can and who can’t Firewalk. In a lot of the times this will be age related, as in, what is the youngest age someone must be to Firewalk. You can read about...read more
What is Rebar Bending? Anyone that has participated at one of our events will have experienced one of the many activities that we have on offer. Each activity is used to help individuals and teams to grow and develop whilst having fun and gaining new insights into...read more
What people expect from Firewalk Instructors This post in aimed at Firewalk Instructors and those who want to become a Firewalk Instructor. Equally, this post is very useful if you are organising a Charity Firewalk or a Corporate Firewalk. It will give you a great...read more
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