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Old 04-27-2011, 08:17 AM
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Originally Posted by constanze View Post
Wikipedia lets me down however, so how is Red Rover played?
Bunch of kids standing in two lines facing each other. the kids in each line are holding hands, making a people chain.

Each line takes a turn saying, "Red Rover Red Rover send constanze right over."

constanze, who is in the opposite line, runs at the line who called and tries to break through. If successful, constanze picks a player from the calling line and returns home. If the line holds, constanze is now amember of the calling team.