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Volunteering at Scouts is changing to help us reach more young people

Volunteering is changing to help us reach more young people

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Cubs Skater Activity Badge

Cubs Skater Activity Badge

Skater badge

Grab a scooter. Lace up your rollerblades. Hop on a board. You might be a bit wobbly at first, but with a little practice you’ll be gliding effortlessly before you know it!

How to earn your badge:

  1. Use a skateboard, scooter, or in-line, quad or ice skates, on at least three occasions.
  2. Learn some safety rules about skating on the road and in other public places.

    Show what clothing and protective equipment you need to wear for your activity. You might include helmets, knee pads or elbow pads.

  3. Show how to start, stop and turn safely.
  4. Show how to fall safely and regain balance.
  5. Show how you do three different manoeuvres.

    You could demonstrate travelling backwards, spinning, jumping or turning.

March 2024.

Requirements can be adapted to suit each young persons abilities. See our guidance on flexibility.

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