scouts-l Mail Archive for February of 2000: Re: Karate demo during Blue and Gold
MAJ) Mike Walton (settummanque, the blackeagle (blackeagle@POP3.SCOUTER.NET
Tue Feb 01 2000 - 00:42:52 CST
Cliff Golden corrected my earlier posting:
>The BSA does prohibit karate and boxing.
>Judo is an Olympic sport and is allowed by the BSA.
>The current "Guide to Safe Scouting" in Part IX Sports and Activities can
>be viewed at "http://www.scouting.org/pubs/gss/gss09.html"
>"Judo, Tai Chi, and Aikido"
>"If Scouts and Venturers practice defensive judo, Tai Chi, or aikido, it
>should be done with proper mats and with qualified instructors related to
>YMCAs, colleges, or athletic clubs whose objectives and coaching methods
>are compatible with the principles of the Boy Scouts of America."
Thanks for correcting the posting, Cliff!! I do appreciate it greatly!!
(MAJ) Mike L. Walton (settummanque, the blackeagle)
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