Team Building with AEW

Full day team Building paintball and ATV treasure hunt with AEW on March 27, 2008.

Adventure Team Building - ATV Treasure Hunt and Paintball

The Beginning
Making Teams in co-operation with Anantara hotel hosted the AEW MICE and team building event on Koh Samui on 27th Mar 2008. The group gathered in the conference room where Making Teams held its first briefing and instructed the AEW group of the day's schedule.

Team Building Event on Koh Samui Thailand with AEW Team Building Event on Koh Samui Thailand with AEW Team Building Event on Koh Samui Thailand with AEW

Paint ball team building event (morning) The event started off with a exciting, funny but strenuous paint ball competition. The team of 10 participants were split up into two groups. One of the challenges was that each participant received only 200 bullets and they had to which had to last for four games. Each team had to plan their strategy and approach to beat the other team as fast as they could without wasting any bullets. A thorough de-briefing was conducted after each game discussing each other's tactics and communication techniques. After playing 2.5 hrs. of paint ball in the tropical sun of Koh Samui, the winning team was announced.

Team Building Event on Koh Samui Thailand with AEW Team Building Event on Koh Samui Thailand with AEW Team Building Event on Koh Samui Thailand with AEW

Lunch time
Both teams, happy and exhausted enjoyed a pack lunch provided by Making Teams. Soft drinks and cold towels were the perfect refreshment after a successful team building morning.

ATV treasure hunt (afternoon)
The afternoon started with a 30 minutes planning phase. Each team was provided a map, a compass and a set of clues. The objective was to find the waterfall and ten answers to the questions along the path. Equipped with an ATV Quad bike for each participant, both teams started at the same time. The path led through one of Samui's most unpopulated and remote area, through dense jungle, banana and coconut plantations. The teams traversed small streams, climbed up mountain slopes and passed the ancient Chinese Cemetery.

Team Building Event on Koh Samui Thailand with AEW Team Building Event on Koh Samui Thailand with AEW Team Building Event on Koh Samui Thailand with AEW

From time to time, the teams stopped, analyzed the compass and studied the map to get back on the right trail. Finally, at about 4 p.m. both group almost simultaneously reached the water fall.

Conclusion
Pictures were taken at the end of the event and the winning team announced. It was an awesome team building day with a motivated, dedicated and AEW group.