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{{Belt Loop Header}} <center><big> [[{{PAGENAME}}]] is one of the [[Cub Scout Worksheets#Workbooks|most rare]] [[Belt Loops and Pins]]</big> &nbsp;<span style="border: 1px outset #0FF; background:LightCyan;">&nbsp;[[Cub Scout Table Tennis|<small>◄ </small>Prev]]&nbsp;</span> - <span style="border: 1px outset #FFB; background: #FF9;">&nbsp;[[Cub Scout Ultimate|Next<small> ►</small>]]&nbsp;</span></center><br>
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==Belt Loop Requirements==
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'''Complete these three requirements:'''
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:1. Explain the rules of tennis to your leader or adult partner.
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:2. Spend at least 30 minutes practicing tennis skills.
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:3. Participate in a tennis game.
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==Sports Pin Requirements==
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'''Earn the Tennis belt loop, and complete five of the following requirements:'''
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:1. Compete in a pack or community tennis tournament.
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:2. Demonstrate your knowledge of the use and care of the equipment needed to play tennis (rackets, balls, shoes, clothing, and court).
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:3. Practice for 30 minutes developing forehand techniques through forehand bump-ups with a bounce, partner bump-ups with a target, forehand alley rally, forehand alley rally over a "net," drop-hit forehand bumps, drop-hit catch in pairs, and toss-hit catch in pairs.
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:4. Practice developing serving skills for 30 minutes.
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:5. Explain to your leader or adult partner how to score in tennis.
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:6. Accurately draw, label, and explain a tennis court layout.
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:7. Play five games of tennis using U.S. Tennis Association rules.
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:8. Participate in a tennis skills development clinic.
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:9. Attend a high school, college, or professional tennis meet.
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:10. Present to your den or family a report on the history of tennis.
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== Notes ==
 
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Webelos Scouts that earn the Tennis Belt Loop while a Webelos Scout also satisfy part of requirement 3 for the [[Webelos Sportsman Activity Badge Requirements|Sportsman Activity Badge]].
 
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*23a. Doubles Tennis is a team sport option.
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*23b. Singles Tennis is an individual sport option.
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*[[Sportsman]] Activity Badge requirement 3. (earn the {{PAGENAME}} Belt Loop ''while a Webelos Scout'')
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tennis Tennis Court, Terms, Scoring, Shots, History]
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*[http://www.tennis.com/ Tennis Magazine]
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*[http://www.usta.com/ US Tennis Association]
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*[http://www.usta.com/rules/default.sps?iType=923&icustompageid=1121 US Tennis Association Rules]

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Cub Scout Tennis Belt Loop & Pin resources include the Cub Scout Tennis Worksheet Adobe Acrobat PDF
with cross-references for related Cub Scout Tiger, Wolf, Bear, and Webelos requirements.
Cub Scout Tennis is one of the most rare Belt Loops and Pins   Prev  -  Next 

The Cub Scout Tennis Belt Loop is an option for the Webelos Sportsman activity badge.


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

The Cub Scout Tennis 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 Tennis requirements

Belt Loop Requirements

Complete these three requirements:

  1. Explain the rules of tennis to your leader or adult partner.
  2. Spend at least 30 minutes practicing tennis skills.
  3. Participate in a tennis game.

Sports Pin Requirements

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

  1. Compete in a pack or community tennis tournament.
  2. Demonstrate your knowledge of the use and care of the equipment needed to play tennis (rackets, balls, shoes, clothing, and court).
  3. Practice for 30 minutes developing forehand techniques through forehand bump-ups with a bounce, partner bump-ups with a target, forehand alley rally, forehand alley rally over a "net," drop-hit forehand bumps, drop-hit catch in pairs, and toss-hit catch in pairs.
  4. Practice developing serving skills for 30 minutes.
  5. Explain to your leader or adult partner how to score in tennis.
  6. Accurately draw, label, and explain a tennis court layout.
  7. Play five games of tennis using U.S. Tennis Association rules.
  8. Participate in a tennis skills development clinic.
  9. Attend a high school, college, or professional tennis meet.
  10. Present to your den or family a report on the history of tennis.


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 Tennis 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 Tennis 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
  • 23a. Doubles Tennis is a team sport option.
  • 23b. Singles Tennis is an individual sport option.
Webelos Scout
  • Sportsman Activity Badge requirement 3. (earn the Cub Scout Tennis 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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