Saturday, March 29, 2014
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Join us for Cub Scout Day where you can work on your Swimming advancement! It's all at Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark on Saturday, March 29, 2014. All Cub Scouts receive an opportunity to participate in requirements for the Swimming Loop and Pin, with all-day park admission and a FREE 2014 Schlitterbahn Scout Day Patch.
A certificate indicating all requirements completed will be presented to those who complete a circuit of the required swimming activities for Cub Scout advancement in swimming. The swimming advancement activities begin exclusively for Cub Scouts at 9:00 a.m. and are available until 1:00 p.m. The park is open to the public 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Belt Loop Award
Complete all three requirements below.
Explain the rules of Safe Swim Defense. Emphasize the buddy system.
Play a recreational game in the water with your den, pack, or family.
While holding a kick board, propel yourself 25 feet using a flutter kick across the shallow end of the swimming area.
Sports Pin Award
Complete all Belt Loop Award requirements and the 5 additional requirements below.
Practice the breathing motion of the crawl stroke while standing in shallow water. Take a breath, place your head in the water, exhale, and turn your head to the side to take a breath. Repeat.
Learn and demonstrate two of the following strokes: crawl, backstroke, elementary backstroke, sidestroke or breaststroke.
Learn and demonstrate the following floating skills: prone, facedown float, and back float. The purpose of the float is to provide the swimmer the opportunity to rest in the water.
Using a kickboard, demonstrate three kinds of kicks. 8. Visit with a lifeguard and talk about swimming safety in various situations (pool, lake, river, ocean). Learn about the training a lifeguard needs for his or her position.
Catered Lunch (extra charge $6.00)
12:00 p.m.-1:30 p.m.
Guests and groups also have the option to enjoy a specially discounted catered lunch together (advance purchase required). Additional meal options and packages are available.
Ice Cream Sandwich
See the Cub Scout Day Registration Form for a full listing of all meal options and packages.
Event Admission is $18.00 + tax per person, all ages. SAVE $9.99 off the full gate price of $27.99 + tax
No minimum group size for this event. Group ticket orders of 10 or more receive one free chaperone ticket for every 10 paid admissions. Unused tickets may be returned for full refund within 14 days after the event. No refunds on catered meals.