Scouts-L Mail Archive for November of 1998: Re: District Derbies
Re: District Derbies
Wed, 4 Nov 1998 08:58:26 -0800
> The derby time last year was set for the middle of the afternoon and was
> one continuous race broken into ranks+ADs- Tiger, Wolves, etc. It made
> for a long event for all the boys to have to sit there was wait for their
> rank's turn. I was wondering how other may handle their district derbies.
> Would it be better to schedule races at various time throughout the day?
> For example, Tigers and Wolves at 10:15 then Bears and Webelos at 2:00.
> With weigh-in before races begin.
At our District Derby, we had borrowed tracks from some of the units.
That way each rank has their own place to race. Then there was one
central track for the finals.
Redwood Empire, Yokayo District BSA
District Secretary, District Training Chair
Boy Scout Roundtable Commissioner
Scouting for our Country's Future!