Reef Knot Challenges

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Series of games and activities to practice tying reef knots


one Meter Long piece of rope for each cub or scout


1 Demonstrate how to tie a reef knot 2 Using neckers create a sling tying with a reef know. 3 Play a game of three legged bench football tying legs with necker or rope and a reef knot 4 Sixer /patrol challenge - Make a rope at least 5 meters long tied with reef knots.


  • challenge badge
  • knots
  • reef Knots

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  • Creative - Problem solving
  • Outdoor - Skill