Freezing in the Air on a Challenge Course


Episode 196: In this episode, join Phil Brown and Rich Keegan as they dive into a fascinating discussion on the causes and effective strategies to reduce that moment when participants freeze in the air on a ropes course. 

Drawing from their extensive experience in outdoor adventure and team-building activities, they explore the psychology behind this common challenge and offer practical tips to help facilitators navigate their participant’s fear.

Topics and Strategies Presented in this Episode

  • Framing and providing an outline of the day
  • Creating an atmosphere of choice
  • Designing a program that scaffolds skill and challenge
  • Allowing participants to be lowered at any point during their climb

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