Scouts-L Mail Archive for February of 1999: Re: Swimming
Tue, 2 Feb 1999 13:44:41 -0500
Jim Peterson wrote:
> Okay....well, I'm gonna take some heat on this one I'll bet BUT....
Not from me :)
> I think Ron's advice was right on target. Jay, hate to disagree with you
> buddy but I gotta say that unless there is a REAL physical disability
> involved, I think that there are some things that EVERY scout ought to
> accomplish. And swimming is one of them. A pretty good knowledge of First
> Aid and emergency response is another. These are things Boy Scouts are
> expected to do by folks in general. I suppose tying a bowline is another.
> Oh boy....here we go!
Along with what Jim said - the trail to eagle may be strewn with
challenges and obstacles. Should it not be so?
"...A Scout is Brave..."
Advisor Crew 486