Nomination Information for the Sea Scout Leadership Award

As announced in the Fall 2016 Edition of the Sea Scout Log, a team of dedicated volunteers has been hard at work for over two years developing and advocating for the approval of the Sea Scout Leadership Award. Beginning in 2017, we will now have the opportunity to...

October 2016- Skipper Award of Merit and Vessel Operations

Is there an index of changes to the new Sea Scout Manual? There were so many changes to the new Sea Scout Manual–from correcting typos to whole new sections–that we didn’t make a list of them all.  Here are the significant changes and additions in...

Announcing the National Organization of Sea Scout Alumni

It was over one hundred years ago that Sea Scouts was brought to life as a Scouting program to teach youth life skills through on the water activities.  The program has survived through many generations and it’s had many names, but the traditions and values have...

Fall 2016 National Sea Scout Log

The fall 2016 National Sea Scout Log is now available. This issue includes: Your National Sea Scout Support Committee National Director’s Update National Boatswain’s Report Announcing the National Organization of Sea Scout Alumni New Partnership with the American...

Seeking Volunteers for the 2017 Jamboree

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 years about 30,000 Scouts plus Scouters come together...

Motor City Scouting Regatta

Come one, come all, on Saturday September 17th 2016, to a special Scouting Sailing Regatta hosted by the Edison Boat Club , The Detroit Yacht Club, and the Detroit Boat Club.

New Sea Scout Manual Available

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 and Electives, the new Paddlesports program, updated...

2016 CR Koch Cup Results

Forty teams from ten countries including Australia, Brazil, Finland, Germany, Ireland, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, South Africa, and the United States competed for the 2016 Koch Cup in Long Beach California. Here are the results.

American Canoe Association Partnership Established

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 Operating Officer of the ACA, noted that...