Re: SPORTS MB and Eagle BOR
Mark Arend (arend@CENTURYINTER.NET)
Wed, 5 Aug 1998 07:12:45 -0500
This is what I heard last night. Our Troop (& District) Advancement chair
was at Philmont a couple of weeks ago & this is what she came back with.
At 06:43 PM 8/4/98 -0400, you wrote:
> As I understand it, the Sports MB will no longer be counted as an
>Eagle-required MB on April 1st, 1999. Personal Fitness will become an
>Eagle-required MB in its own right on Jan 1st, 1999. Then there'll be
>a selection of Swimming, Cycling, or Hiking MB as an E-R MB; this also
>is effective Jan 1st, 1999. The Safety MB drops out as an E-R MB on
>Apr 1st, 1999. This keeps the total number of E-R MBs needed at 12.
>You'll notice a grandfather period between Jan 1st and Mar 31st, 1999.
>During this period, you can use the old system or the new system, with
>the new system effective Apr 1st.
>For all: Anyone have more clarity on this subject?
>YIS, Jon Smith, Valrico (Tampa), FL
Mark W. Arend
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