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Winter Sports

There are loads of great activities which can be done through the winter months, or get our members involved in winter activities during the summer. Check out the guidance we have for running these activities.

Who is it suitable for?
There are winter sports suitable for all ages

Badge Links
Beaver Sports Activity Badge
Cubs Skater Activity Badge
Scouts Physical Recreation Activity Badge
Explorers Phyisical Recreation Activity Badge

How to run/provide winter sports

There are 3 ways of running Winter Sports in Scouting. These are:

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

  2. Externally-led activity - running winter sports using an external provider

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

Useful links

The National Governing Bodies for winter sports are:

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