Cub Scout Sports

Ultimate Belt Loop

Ultimate


The requirements listed below are taken from the
Cub Scout Academics and Sports Program Guide (34299B - 2006 Printing).

All three of the requirements for the Loop, and requirements 1, 2, and 4-9  for the Pin were revised
and requirement 10 for the Pin was added since the previous edition - (34299A - 2002 Revision).
The revisions were primarily to add options for disc golf.
Click here to see the previous requirements.

These requirements have been superseded by those in 34299 - 2009 Revision.
Click here to see the current requirements.


Webelos Scouts that earn the Ultimate Belt Loop while a Webelos Scout
also satisfy part of requirement 4 for the Sportsman Activity Badge.

Requirements

Tiger Cubs, Cub Scouts, and Webelos Scouts may complete requirements in a family, den, pack, school, or community environment. Tiger Cubs must work with their parents or adult partners. Parents and partners do not earn loops or pins.

Belt Loop

Complete these three requirements:

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

Sports Pin

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

  1. Compete in a pack or community ultimate or disc golf tournament.
  2. Demonstrate effective pivoting while throwing. Use some of the following throwing styles: backhand pass, sidearm pass, and upside-down pass, and/or roller throw.
  3. Demonstrate skill in the following catching techniques: one-handed, clapping, and sandwich.
  4. Spend a total of 90 minutes practicing skills of ultimate or disc golf. Keep track of your time on a chart.
  5. Explain the flight dynamics of the flying disc. Draw a diagram if needed.
  6. Accurately lay out an ultimate playing field or diagram three typical disc golf holes.
  7. Play five games of ultimate or disc golf.
  8. Participate in an ultimate skills or disc golf skill development clinic.
  9. Explain the history of ultimate or disc golf and how it became a sport.
  10. Explain the differences between ultimate and golf discs.

Page updated on: June 01, 2013



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