Bob Haar (rhaar@ALBERT.CS.GMR.COM)
Thu, 22 Sep 1994 10:05:06 EDT
> From: Bob McGwier <n4hy@CCR-P.IDA.ORG>
> Of course there is an alternative to having to know how to swim. Earn
> Emergency Preparedness and Sports or Personal Fitness in the place of
> Swimming and (say) Lifesaving. Is this an answer to people's questions
> or have I missed the intent of the thread?
These two merit badges are alternatives to to Swimming Merit Badge
as far as reaching the rank of Eagle. But the scout still has
to meet all the requirements of the intermediate ranks, including
passing the First Class swim test.
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