Latest Sea Scout News

  • Seeking Volunteers for the 2017 Jamboree
    August 29, 2016
    Jamboree 2017 is right around the corner.  The Sea Scout National Committee is sponsoring an exhibit and we need volunteers.  That includes youth and adults. Youth must be 16 by the time Jamboree starts. Every four ...
  • New Sea Scout Manual Available
    August 17, 2016
    The new Sea Scout Manual, #620543, is now available from BSA Supply! You can order it now from scoutstuff.org or have your local Scout Shop order it for you. The new Manual features updated Advancement Requirements an...
  • New SPARS Available
    August 10, 2016
    When the new edition of the Sea Scout Manual arrives in Scout Shops this fall, you will notice some significant changes. A section on Paddlecraft has been added to support new paddlecraft alternatives to some of the trad...
  • American Canoe Association Partnership Established
    July 8, 2016
    The leaders of American Canoe Association (ACA) and the Sea Scouts, BSA recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding that establishes ongoing support for paddling in Sea Scout units (“Ships”). Christopher Stec, Chief...
  • Sea Scout Apparel Available
    June 1, 2016
    At the 2016 National Annual Meeting, Sea Scouts, BSA unveiled a line of gear and apparel. The items include the Sea Scout logo and can be personalized with your ship name and/or number, your name, your position and s...
  • Summer Cruise Opportunities
    May 20, 2016
    What is a long cruise? The Long Cruise is a super summer activity that is be the culmination of everything that the Sea Scouts have been preparing and training to do for the entire year.  It is traditionally a one to ...
  • Sea Scout Eligibility for Awards
    May 13, 2016
    The BSA National Board, on February 10, 2016, adopted a resolution “…to make Sea Scouts a separate program with the same status of other programs.”  What are the changes in Sea Scout eligibility for awards and recogn...
  • T.W. Cook to Take the Helm as New Southern Region Commodore
    May 6, 2016
    On behalf of the National Sea Scout Committee and the Southern Region, we are pleased to announce the selection of a new Southern Region Commodore T.W. Cook. His election will take place in San Diego at the Southern Regi...
  • 2016 National Flagship Named
    May 3, 2016
    Ship 100, the “Viking” Honored With BoatU.S. and the Sea Scouts, BSA  2016 National Flagship Award The Boats Owners Association of the United States (BoatU.S.) and Sea Scouts, BSA recognize Sea Scout Ship 100 the “Viki...