Athletics Troop Program Feature

Athletics Troop Program Feature

Physical fitness has always been one of the aims of the Boy Scouts of America, so this program feature is right on target. The objective in athletics is not to produce super athletes but to promote fitness; to encourage Scouts to make steady improvement in strength, coordination, and agility; and, of course, to have fun.

Troop meetings will include plenty of physical activity, as well as some instruction on the importance of good nutrition and abstinence from smoking, alcohol, and other drugs.

Find the complete plans for the Athletics Troop Program Feature on the BSA website.

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Powdered Sports Drink Recipe

Sports drinks like Gatorade or Power Aid are designed to replenish the water and salt your body loses when you are active or exercising. You can mix up your own powdered mix to accomplish this for a fraction of the cost of purchasing these drinks by the bottle.

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