Cub Scout Bowling

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==Belt Loop Requirements==
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'''Complete these three requirements:'''
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:1. Explain to your leader or adult partner the rules of courtesy and safety for bowling.
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:2. Show how to pick out a ball of proper weight and with finger holes that fit your hand.
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:3. Play a complete game with your family or den.
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==Sports Pin Requirements==
 
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'''Earn the Bowling belt loop, and complete five of the following requirements:'''
 
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:1. Give a brief history of the sport of bowling.
 
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:2. Define the following terms: strike, spare, split, miss, and foul. Show their symbols for scoring.
 
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:3. Demonstrate proper stance, delivery, balance, and follow-through to your leader or adult partner.
 
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:4. Try different types of delivery and hand positions and see which work best for you.
 
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:5. Score a complete game using a score sheet and the proper symbols.
 
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:6. Play at least four games and chart your progress. Figure out your average score.
 
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:7. Compete in a Scout, family, school, or community bowling tournament.
 
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:8. Take bowling lessons.
 
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:9. Attend a parent, high school, college, or professional bowling competition.
 
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:10. Visit a bowling alley and learn about the care and maintenance of the bowling lanes, pins, and racks.
 
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# Earning the {{PAGENAME}} Belt Loop ''while a Webelos Scout'' is an option for requirement 3 of the [[Sportsman]] Activity Badge.
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== Related awards ==
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;[[Wolf Cub Scout]]
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*20g. {{PAGENAME}} is an individual sport for Wolf Arrow Point Trail requirement 20
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*23b. {{PAGENAME}} is an individual sport for Bear requirement 23.
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*[[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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*[http://www.bowl.com Bowl.com]
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*[http://www.bowl.com/rules/main.aspx Bowling Rules]
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bowling Bowling History, variations]
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*[http://www.pba.com/ Professional Bowlers Association (PBA)]
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*[http://www.bowlersphere.com/bowling_strategy/bowling_tips/ Bowling Tips]

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Cub Scout Bowling Belt Loop & Pin resources include the Cub Scout Bowling Worksheet Adobe Acrobat PDF
with cross-references for related Cub Scout Tiger, Wolf, Bear, and Webelos requirements.
Cub Scout Bowling is great if you know how to bowl or want to learn!   Prev  -  Next 

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


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

The Cub Scout Bowling 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 Bowling requirements

Belt Loop Requirements

Complete these three requirements:

  1. Explain to your leader or adult partner the rules of courtesy and safety for bowling.
  2. Show how to pick out a ball of proper weight and with finger holes that fit your hand.
  3. Play a complete game with your family or den.

Sports Pin Requirements

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

  1. Give a brief history of the sport of bowling.
  2. Define the following terms: strike, spare, split, miss, and foul. Show their symbols for scoring.
  3. Demonstrate proper stance, delivery, balance, and follow-through to your leader or adult partner.
  4. Try different types of delivery and hand positions and see which work best for you.
  5. Score a complete game using a score sheet and the proper symbols.
  6. Play at least four games and chart your progress. Figure out your average score.
  7. Compete in a Scout, family, school, or community bowling tournament.
  8. Take bowling lessons.
  9. Attend a parent, high school, college, or professional bowling competition.
  10. Visit a bowling alley and learn about the care and maintenance of the bowling lanes, pins, and racks.


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


Related awards

Wolf Cub Scout
  • 20g. Cub Scout Bowling is an individual sport for Wolf Arrow Point Trail requirement 20
Bear Cub Scout
  • 23b. Cub Scout Bowling is an individual sport for Bear requirement 23.
Webelos Scout
  • Sportsman Activity Badge requirement 3. (earn the Cub Scout Bowling 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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