Cub Scout Golf

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==Belt Loop Requirements==
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Complete these three requirements:
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# Explain the rules of golf to your leader or adult partner. Explain the need for caution concerning golf clubs and golf balls.
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# Spend at least 30 minutes practicing golfing skills.
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# Participate in a round of golf (nine holes).
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==Sports Pin Requirements==
 
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Earn the Golf belt loop, and complete five of the following requirements:
 
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# Explain the use of woods and irons. Explain their differences.
 
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# Explain how par is determined for a hole.
 
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# Demonstrate the proper grip of the club to your leader, adult partner, or instructor.
 
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# Spend 30 minutes practicing the swing styles: full swing, approach swing, and putting swing.
 
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# Spend 30 minutes practicing aim, stance, and the address position.
 
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# Draw a diagram of a typical golf hole, from tee to green.
 
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# Demonstrate your knowledge of the use and care of golf equipment: clubs, ball, tee, bag, shoes, and gloves.
 
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# Describe the composition of a regulation golf ball.
 
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# Take golf lessons.
 
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# Spend 30 minutes hitting balls on a driving range.
 
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# Play miniature golf.
 
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== Help with these requirements ==
 
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== Notes ==
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# [[Cub_Scout_Sports#Earning_Loops_and_Pins_multiple_times|Details on earning a Cub Scout Sports or Academic pin or belt loop multiple times]]
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== Related awards ==
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;[[Bear Cub Scout]]
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*15. Games, Games Games! - Golf is an individual sport option.
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== Related achievements, electives, or other awards ==
 
;[[Webelos Scout]]
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*[[Sportsman]] Activity Badge requirement 3. (earn the {{PAGENAME}} Belt Loop ''while a Webelos Scout'')
*[[Sportsman]] Activity Badge requirement 3. (earn the {{PAGENAME}} Belt Loop ''while a Webelos Scout'')
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'''Sports and Fitness Awards'''
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== See also ==
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*[http://www.usga.org/playing/rules/animations USGA Golf Rules Videos]
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*[http://www.usga.org/playing/rules/rules_quizzes.html USGA Golf Rule Quizzes]
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*[http://www.usga.org/playing/amateur_status/amateur_status.html USGA Amateur Status Rules]
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Golf Golf History & Terms]
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rules_of_golf Golf Rules]
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Golf_glossary Golf Glossary]
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Golf_etiquette Golf Etiquette]
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Golf_handicap Golf Handicapping]
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*[http://www.golf.com Golf Magazine]
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*[http://www.lpga.com Ladies Professional Golf Assn. Tour]
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*[http://www.nikegolflearning.com Nike Golf Learning Centers]
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*[http://www.pga.com Professional Golfers' Assn. of America]
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*[http://www.pgatour.com Professional Golfers' Assn. Tour]
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*[http://www.usga.com United States Golf Assn.]
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*[http://www.ussportscamps.com U.S. Sports Camps]

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Cub Scout Golf Belt Loop & Pin resources include the Cub Scout Golf Worksheet Adobe Acrobat PDF
with cross-references for related Cub Scout Tiger, Wolf, Bear, and Webelos requirements.
Cub Scout Golf makes for a fun afternoon!   Prev  -  Next 

The Cub Scout Golf Belt Loop is an option for the Webelos Sportsman activity badge.
The Cub Scout Golf belt loop and pin help prepare Cub Scouts and Webelos Scouts for the Boy Scout Golf merit badge.


Golf
Belt Loop and Pin
Golf Sports Belt Loop
Image:s-Golf.gif
Golf Sports Pin
(line drawing, actual pins are color)

The Cub Scout Golf belt loop and pin are a part of the Cub Scout Academics and Sports Program. Tiger Cub, Wolf, Bear, and Webelos Scouts may earn this award in a Family, Den, Pack, school, or community setting. Tiger Cubs must be always accompanied by their Adult partner.


Contents



Cub Scout Golf requirements

Belt Loop Requirements

Complete these three requirements:

  1. Explain the rules of golf to your leader or adult partner. Explain the need for caution concerning golf clubs and golf balls.
  2. Spend at least 30 minutes practicing golfing skills.
  3. Participate in a round of golf (nine holes).

Sports Pin Requirements

Earn the Golf belt loop, and complete five of the following requirements:

  1. Explain the use of woods and irons. Explain their differences.
  2. Explain how par is determined for a hole.
  3. Demonstrate the proper grip of the club to your leader, adult partner, or instructor.
  4. Spend 30 minutes practicing the swing styles: full swing, approach swing, and putting swing.
  5. Spend 30 minutes practicing aim, stance, and the address position.
  6. Draw a diagram of a typical golf hole, from tee to green.
  7. Demonstrate your knowledge of the use and care of golf equipment: clubs, ball, tee, bag, shoes, and gloves.
  8. Describe the composition of a regulation golf ball.
  9. Take golf lessons.
  10. Spend 30 minutes hitting balls on a driving range.
  11. Play miniature golf.


The official source for the information shown in this article or section is:
Cub Scout Academics and Sports Program Guide, 2003 Edition (BSA Supply No. 34299)

The text of these requirements is locked and can only be edited
by an administrator.
Please note any errors found in the above requirements on this article's Talk Page.


Notes

  1. Details on earning a Cub Scout Sports or Academic pin or belt loop multiple times


Requirement resources

Worksheet A FREE workbook for Cub Scout Golf is available here! Adobe Acrobat PDF
with the maps, charts, links, diagrams, and checklists you need!
Or click here to print just the Cub Scout Golf requirements.
meritbadge.org has PDF and DOC versions of
Boy Scout merit badge workbooks,
Webelos workbooks, and Cub Scout workbooks.


Related awards

Bear Cub Scout
  • 15. Games, Games Games! - Golf is an individual sport option.
Webelos Scout
  • Sportsman Activity Badge requirement 3. (earn the Cub Scout Golf Belt Loop while a Webelos Scout)


Sports and Fitness Awards

Sports-related awards

See also

Cub Scout Leader portal
Webelos Den Leader portal


External links

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