Belt Loop and Pin
Cub Scout Sports:
Tiger Cubs, Cub Scouts, and Webelos Scouts may
complete requirements in a family, den, pack, school, or community
environment. Tiger Cubs must work with their parents or adult partners.
Parents and partners do not earn loops or pins.
Requirements for the Soccer Sports Belt Loop
- Explain the rules of soccer to your leader or adult partner.
- Spend at least 30 minutes practicing soccer skills.
- Play a game of soccer.
Requirements for the Soccer Sports Pin
Earn the Soccer belt loop, and complete five of the following
- Participate in a pack, school, or community soccer tournament.
- Demonstrate the skills of passing, collecting, shooting, heading,
dribbling, and tackling.
- Demonstrate skill in goal keeping.
- Accurately lay out a soccer field for a game.
- Demonstrate five types of fouls and explain why players should
- Demonstrate how to juggle the soccer ball and keep it from
touching the ground for 30 seconds.
- Play at least two games of Soccer Tennis.
- Spend at least a total of six hours playing soccer. Keep track of
your time on a chart.
- Join a soccer team in your community or school.
- Attend a high school, college, or professional soccer game.
- Learn about a U.S. Olympic soccer team and report your information
to your den.
- Explain the history of soccer.
General Sports Requirements
Following are the requirements for earning the Sports belts loops and
|Belt loops and pins are earned only by Tiger Cubs, Cub Scouts, and
Webelos Scouts (not adults).
|The archery and BB-gun shooting belt loops and pins must be earned
under BSA range-trained supervision. The BB-gun shooting loop and
pin must be earned at a BSA facility range.
|Requirements may be adjusted to accommodate the special needs of
Tiger Cubs, Cub Scouts, and Webelos Scouts with disabilities.
|Webelos Scouts may earn a belt loop or pin a second time to
qualify for Webelos activity badges.
|Boys may earn belt loops more than once; however, leaders should
encourage boys to try different requirements and earn the pin. Packs
should have a clear policy in place about whether the pack or the
boy's family is responsible for the cost of awards earned more than
Cub-Safe Soccer Resources for Kids
About Soccer - learn about the history of soccer, the rules of
the game, and some skills you need to know.
|Planet Soccer - offers
information on US and international soccer, youth soccer, history,
and FIFA rules.
|World Cup USA '94 - match
results and highlights.
|SGO: Soccer Guide
Online - full of soccer drills, formations, and skills. In
English, German, French, and Spanish from ThinkQuest.
- Players' Tips - get tips for playing better soccer from Youth
Sports Network's soccer guru.
|Soccer Tip Of The Day
- daily soccer tips by Coach Glenn Cameron.|
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This page was updated on 10/17/00