Athletics Night

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A selection of track and field events to help Scouts work towards their Athletics and Athletics Plus badges


Cricket Ball, Tape Measure, paper, pens, stop watches, baton, cones or markers, egg n spoons, skipping ropes.


Start the evening with Flag and then get everyone outside.

Some leaders to start the warm up activities whilst the other leaders set up the areas for the below:

1. 100m relay - All Cubs (use the batons)

The following 3 events split the pack in to their activity sixes:

2. 50m Skipping - Get them the practice and then do a 50m race.
3. Standing Jump
4. Throwing

5. Egg and Spoon Race- All Cubs

Cubs who don't hold the Athlete badge will be awarded.

Those that do hold the Athlete Badge will be awarded the Athlete Plus badge if they achieve the standards.

Have a warm down game (if time), badges awarded and flag break.


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  • Athletes Badge
  • athletics
  • Athletics Activity Badge1
  • races
  • running
  • Track and field

Badge Links

  • Athletics - Clothing
  • Athletics - Egg and spoon
  • Athletics - Jumping
  • Athletics - Relay
  • Athletics - Skipping
  • Athletics - Throwing
  • Athletics - Warm up
  • Athletics Plus - Events
  • Skills - Activity
  • Teamwork - Team game