BSA Swim Test

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== Requirements ==
== Requirements ==
=== Swimmer ===
=== Swimmer ===
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*Jump feet first into water over the head, level off, and begin swimming.
*Jump feet first into water over the head, level off, and begin swimming.
*Swim 75 yards in a strong manner using one or more of the following strokes: side, breast, trudgen, or crawl. Swim 25 yards using an easy, resting backstroke.
*Swim 75 yards in a strong manner using one or more of the following strokes: side, breast, trudgen, or crawl. Swim 25 yards using an easy, resting backstroke.
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=== Beginner ===
=== Beginner ===
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*Jump feet first into water over the head, level off, and begin swimming.
*Jump feet first into water over the head, level off, and begin swimming.
*Swim 25 feet on the surface.
*Swim 25 feet on the surface.
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=== Non-Swimmer ===
=== Non-Swimmer ===
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*Did not complete either of the swimming tests.
*Did not complete either of the swimming tests.

Revision as of 14:07, May 6, 2009

Requirements

Swimmer

  • Jump feet first into water over the head, level off, and begin swimming.
  • Swim 75 yards in a strong manner using one or more of the following strokes: side, breast, trudgen, or crawl. Swim 25 yards using an easy, resting backstroke.
  • The 100 yards must be completed without stops and must include at least one sharp turn.
  • Rest by floating…Long enough to demonstrate ability to rest when exhausted.

Beginner

  • Jump feet first into water over the head, level off, and begin swimming.
  • Swim 25 feet on the surface.
  • Stop, turn, and resume swimming back to the starting place.

Non-Swimmer

  • Did not complete either of the swimming tests.


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