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Personal Fitness



Scout to complete Requirement 1 a & b on his own before the end of the Personal Fitness Merit Badge course.

To sign up CLICK HERE.   Space is limited, so, first come, first serve.  Star and Life Ranks will be bumped to the top of the list since this is Eagle Required.  Deadline is Sunday, September 6th.

All dates are on the Troop Calendar.  To download the course schedule/plan CLICK HERE.

 Day  Date Time     Description Description
 Monday 9/15 6-7pmClass (no Troop meeting)Discuss requirement #2
Complete requirement #6:  Fitness Test (scout to record results)
Aerobic – Run/walk 1 mile for time (will run in field behind church)

Strength - # of reps completed of each exercise in 60 seconds. 
Sit-ups, push-ups, pull-ups, squats. 
Core work – plank.  
Flexibility test
Homework: Complete #7
 Monday 9/22 6-6:30pmQuick Check before Troop MeetingQUICK CHECK - Check #7 to ensure that scout has completed outlining a fitness program.  Scout to begin 12 week fitness program.
 Monday 10/13 6-7pmClass (no Troop meeting) Discuss #4 in requirements.
Homework:  Scout to complete 3b, 3e, 3f, 3g
 Monday 10/20 6-6:30pmQuick Check before Troop Meeting Check homework from previous class and fitness program – ensure scout is continuing to complete exercises outlined in his fitness program and recording results.
 Monday 11/3 6-7pm Class (no Troop meeting) Discuss #5, #3a, #3c, #3d (calculate BMI – scout to know his weight and height)

Homework:  Scout to explore – create meal plan based on his information and follow meal plan for 3 days.  Scout to also complete #9.

 Monday 11/17 6 - 6:30pmQuick Check before Troop Meeting Check fitness program and meal plan.
 Monday 12/8 6-7pm Class (no Troop meeting) Final fitness test (same fitness test will be completed in Week 2 – scout to record results).  Discuss #9. Sign off on Merit Badge.

Dan Walton,
Aug 30, 2014, 8:26 AM