Venture Patrol Letter

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* [http://www.geocities.com/Yosemite/Falls/8826/venture.html Venture/Varsity (1989-present)] on the "A History of Senior Scouting Programs in the BSA" site.
* [http://usscouts.org/venturing/ventureprogram.ppt The Venture Patrol Program] [[Image:Ppticonsmall.gif]] (40K PPT) on the U.S. Scouting Service Project site.
* [http://usscouts.org/venturing/ventureprogram.ppt The Venture Patrol Program] [[Image:Ppticonsmall.gif]] (40K PPT) on the U.S. Scouting Service Project site.

Revision as of 15:18, April 20, 2007

For the BSA 'V' emblem awarded to youth and adult Varsity Scouts see Varsity Scout Letter.

Venture patrol letter. The letter is attached at the bottom front corner of the merit badge sash. The letter may be worn on the red wool Boy Scout Jac-shirt.
Venture patrol letter. The letter is attached at the bottom front corner of the merit badge sash. The letter may be worn on the red wool Boy Scout Jac-shirt.

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Award requirements

A Venture patrol letter may be earned by Boy Scouts in a who participate in an ultimate activity or sporting activity.

Venture patrol strip

A Venture patrol is an optional patrol within a Boy Scout troop for boys 13 to 17 years old. The Venture patrol's youth leader is the Venture patrol leader. The Venture patrol letter is administered by the Assistant Scoutmaster-Venture. A Venture patrol can be a full-time, part-time, or one-time activity.

Venture patrol letter

The Venture patrol letter is awarded to members of the Venture patrol who participate in an "ultimate activity." Ultimate activities are high-adventure or sports activities that are preceded by training sessions.

Venture patrol activity pins

Main article: Venture Patrol Activity Pins

At the completion of each ultimate activity, one of 26 Venture Activity Pins are awarded and pinned to the Venture patrol letter. Venture patrol activity pins correspond to the 14 Venture program pamphlets and 12 sports Varsity Scout Features pamphlets and other resources.

Source: The Boy Scout Handbook (38105), Boy Scout/Varsity Scout Uniform Inspection Sheet (34283)

Notes

Remember that a Venture Patrol is Not part of Venturing and as such cannot wear Venturing Green or Green Shoulder Loops. Do not Remove

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