How To Play Primal Play Tag

Primal Play Tag with Clare Balding

Primal Play Tag with Clare Balding


  1. Tag is a universal game that is played by children all over the world. In some places, it is known as "catch" or "it". In this version of tag, both of you are 'it'.

  2. This version is based on two people, the idea here is to stay in relatively close proximity to each other.

  3. Extend the arms and use the hands to tag each other between the hip and the knees only.

  4. Score points for each contact, the first to ten is usually a good match.

  5. Maintain eye contact, be safe and considerate.

  6. Be warned: This game can generate uncontrollable smiles and laughter within seconds.

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