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Snorkelling is underwater swimming using a mask and flippers and breathing through a snorkel.

Who is it suitable for?
All sections

Additional Information
You can find a club or centre on the British Sub Aqua Club website or using the find a provider page on the PADI website.

Badge Links
Cubs Water Activities Activity Badge
Scouts Adventure Challenge Award, Water Activities Activity Badge

How to run/provide snorkelling

There are 3 ways of running Snorkelling in Scouting. These are:

  1. Scout-led activity - running snorkelling yourself or using someone else in Scouting

  2. Externally-led activity - running snorkelling using an external provider

  3. Activity for adult groups - running snorkelling for a group entirely of adults

Useful links

The National Governing Body for snorkelling is:

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