2016 Aquatics camporee

May 13-16, 2016  //  usc Upstate

Cost

  • Scouts participating in the Merit Badges:  $20 
  • Scouts just camping:  $15
  • Scouts coming just to take the swim test for summer camp on Friday:  $5
  • Adult Leaders:  $0

what you need to know

  • Scouts using the pool must complete the BSA swim test Friday evening.  Troops should sign up for a swim test time at check-in.  The swim test is offered from 5:30-7:30.
  • Scouts not passing the BSA swim test will not be eligible to participate in the pool section of merit badge.  They may take the classroom section and receive a partial badge completion. 
  • All scouts are expected to be swimmers.  The pool sessions are skills test and are not intended to be “learn to swim” classes.
  • We are offering Swimming Saturday morning and Lifesaving Saturday afternoon.  Swimming requirements for Second & First Class Rank will be included. 
  • Only Scouts who have previously earned the Swimming MB are eligible to take the Lifesaving MB.  A Scout may not take both badges during this event. 
  • Class sizes are limited.  Preference will be given to Daniel Morgan and Three Rivers units until April 30, 2016. 
  • Movie Night / Cracker-barrel on Saturday
  • Service project will be included
  • This camporee will be a “Leave No Trace” event.
    • Pack out what you brought in—including trash
    • No campfires allowed

How do I register? 

  • Any parent or Scout Leader can register a Scout.
  • Each troop should have at least two adult leaders registered.  
  • Registration is not complete until online payment has been received.
  • Leaders who are registering multiple Scouts can pay all at one time.  
  • Once a course is full, it will not allow you to register.  

Registration Timeline 

  • March 1 - April 30:  Daniel Morgan & Three Rivers District Units 
  • May 1-13:  All Units