Scouts-L Mail Archive for April of 1999: Re: Merit Badge Question
Re: Merit Badge Question
Paul S. Wolf
Sun, 18 Apr 1999 20:07:37 -0400
Henry Sanschagrin wrote:
> I thought that I read somewhere recently that the Skiing Merit badge
> had been replaced by the Snow Sports Merit Badge. The New Boy Scout
> handbook makes no mention of the skiing merit badge. Other site
> (meritbadge.com) also makes no mention of skiing. Can someone out in
>Scout land please clarify which is which?
Skiing MB has indeed been replaced by the Snow Sports MB, which has
options for Alpine (downhill) skiing, Nordic (cross-country) skiing, and
> Also, is bugling and music still two seperate merit badges. The new
> book shows "Bugling (see Music)", and then shows "Music and
> Bugling".Thanks a lot to those who reply.
Two separate MBs. ONE Booklet with explanations and requirements.
Paul S. Wolf, PE mailto:Paul.S.Wolf@alum.wpi.edu
Traffic Engineer, Cuyahoga County Engineer's Office, Cleveland, Ohio
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