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<li> Gain the indicated times in five of the following groups of tests according to
 
<li> Gain the indicated times in five of the following groups of tests according to
 
your age:
 
your age:
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==See also==
 
==See also==

Revision as of 15:47, 20 October 2018

The activities used to challenge a scout to reach a minimum athletic standard for their age or gender.

Badge requirements[edit]

SC Athletics
  1. Demonstrate the correct methods of walking and running, and of starting a race.
  2. Demonstrate “Scouts Pace” [50 walk/50 run] over a distance of 1km without stopping.
  3. Show a basic knowledge of the rules for the following:
    1. Sprint race
    2. Middle distance and long distance
    3. Relay races
    4. Hurdles
    5. Discus event or Shot-put
  4. Discuss correct diet and methods of training for athletes.
  5. Represent your club, Troop or school at an athletic meeting.
  6. Gain the indicated times in five of the following groups of tests according to your age:
    Athletics table.jpg

    See also[edit]