The RollerCoaster Challenge is where participants come together as a team to build a complete roller coaster. To keep it challenging, each building team will need to design the roller coaster to enable a ball to travel through its entire rail system by using only gravity. There are no fixed manuals or custom-built kit to stifle members’ creativity. The provided materials are plain and raw daily common items so the team would be impelled to create! Just do it yourself!
Parallels to the Real World:
Amazingly, the UPS and DOWNS in any roller Coaster ride are synonymous with fluctuations in the world economy. Building the roller coaster allows the team to discover various means to manage the inevitable factors and the dynamics of the team during the process. Making relations to some real time scenarios in the organization thus illuminating the concerns that are affecting the staff members and learning from each other; how as a team they could cope with this downturn. The experience of attaining success truly bonds a team, as would an exciting roller coaster ride bond thrill seekers!