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Scouts Proficiency Badges

Team Sport

To gain the Team Sport badge you must participate in a team sport for at least six months or one season and complete one task from each of A, B and C.

To make significant progress in a team sport or take up and become proficient at a team sport not previously played by you. Show that you know the rules of the game, the penalties, risks and safety regulations.

Range: team sports


1. Find out about the history of your chosen sport
2. Show that you know the rules, penalties, risks and safety precautions related to your chosen sport.


1. Develop the skills necessary to play the sport and discuss how these skills impact on the rest of the team.
2. Be able to act as an umpire/referee in your chosen sport.


1. Document your progress within the team and the progress of the team for the season
2. Demonstrate the required skills needed to play as part of the team in your chosen sport
3. Run an activity for your Patrol or Troop demonstrating team play OR give a talk to your Troop or Patrol that will help them understand the elements of your sport and the value of team play.

You can download an examination sheet.

Team Sport