Frisbee games are ideal for beach picnics or picnics in the park. Anywhere there is plenty of space to run around.
The games are easy to learn and you don't need to be an expert.
Grass or sand are both good for surfaces for playing Frisbee. If you dive for a catch or fall over you will have a soft landing.
Choose an open spot to play away from trees and other picnickers.
Don’t play too close to the water on the beach or you may lose your Frisbee.
The wind can carry a Frisbee away so play when the weather is fairly calm.
There are many different ways to throw and catch a Frisbee but here are the basics. These will be all you need to play at a picnic.
If you are taking your dog on a picnic give him a good run around and let him show off his catching skill!
There are several different ways of playing with a Frisbee .
If there are only two of you playing simply throw the Frisbee to each other.
But playing Frisbee can also make a great team game.
The team players throw the Frisbee between each other to reach the goal.
If a team drops the frisbee the other team has control and starts throwing towards their goal.
You can have a goal keeper or not as you like.
Frisbee golf is a popular Frisbee game to play at a picnic. It can take some precision throwing to hit each "hole" exactly but just like real golf practise makes perfect.
Try some of these frisbee tricks
Find out more about playing frisbee by consulting the FreeStyle Players Association. This web site explains all the throws, catches and fancy tricks you can do.