Cub Scout Hockey

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Cub Scout Hockey Belt Loop & Pin resources include the Cub Scout Hockey Worksheet Adobe Acrobat PDF
with cross-references for related Cub Scout Tiger, Wolf, Bear, and Webelos requirements.
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Belt Loop and Pin
Hockey Sports Belt Loop
Hockey Sports Pin
(line drawing, actual pins are color)

The Cub Scout Hockey 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.


Cub Scout Hockey requirements

Belt Loop Requirements

Complete these three requirements:

  1. Explain ways to protect yourself while skating. Demonstrate how to put on all necessary safety equipment. Explain why proper safety equipment is important.
  2. Spend 30 minutes practicing the skills of hockey: skating, stick handling, passing, shooting, and checking. This may be over two different practice periods.
  3. Play a game of hockey while on roller skates or hockey skates.

Sports Pin Requirements

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

  1. Participate in a pack, school, or community hockey tournament or in a supervised hockey league.
  2. Participate in a hockey skills development clinic.
  3. Spend at least 30 minutes practicing the skills of hockey: skating, stick handling, passing, shooting, and checking. This may be over two different practice periods
  4. Draw the layout of the playing surface for a hockey game including the starting positions of the goalie, three forwards (two wings and a center), and two defenders.
  5. Demonstrate foul signals. Explain to your den or team why players should avoid fouls.
  6. Attend a high school, college, or professional hockey game.
  7. Demonstrate hockey terms (for example, assist, breakaway, deke, draw, pulling the goalie, and so on.) to another team member or adult.
  8. Learn about a U.S. Olympic hockey team and report what you learn to your den or family.
  9. Watch an ice resurfacing machine at an ice rink. Report to your den or family about the history of the machine commonly known as the Zamboni and how it is used.

The official source for the information shown in this article or section is:
Cub Scout Academics and Sports Program Guide, 2015 Edition (BSA Supply No. 33216 - SKU# 620714)

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  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 Hockey 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 Hockey requirements. has PDF and DOC versions of
Boy Scout merit badge workbooks,
Webelos workbooks, and Cub Scout workbooks.

Related awards

See also

Cub Scout Leader portal
Webelos Den Leader portal

External links

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