How to Play Tetherball?

Answer playing tetherballTetherball is a game for two opposing players. The equipment consists of a 10 ft (3 m), stationary metal pole, from which is hung a ball from a rope, or tether. This game was made... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Play Tetherball

How tall does a tetherball need to be?

A tetherball pole should be 12 feet tall, with at least 2 feet of the pole embedded into the ground to provide stability, for a total height of 10 feet. A sturdy tetherball pole should be at least... Read More »

Who invented tetherball?

No definitive answer exists for who invited tetherball. One theory is that tetherball stems from the practice of ancient Tatars who tied the decapitated heads of enemies to a pole. Other theories i... Read More »

How to Excel at Tetherball?

Tetherball is a very common playground game. Although many take the approach of just hitting the ball as hard as they can, there should be some amount of strategy put in to this seemingly simple ga... Read More »

Where did tetherball originate?

Although there are various facts about the game of tetherball and its history, few have been formally documented due to the game's recreational nature. It is likely that tetherball developed as a v... Read More »