Webelos Scouts that earn the Baseball Belt Loop while a Webelos
also satisfy part of requirement 4 for the Sportsman Activity Badge.
Complete these three requirements:
- Explain the rules of baseball to your leader or adult partner.
- Spend at least 30 minutes practicing baseball skills.
- Participate in a baseball game.
Earn the Baseball belt loop, and
complete five of the
- Participate in a pack or community baseball tournament.
- Demonstrate skill in two of the following throwing techniques: overhand,
sidearm, underhand, and the relay throw.
- Demonstrate skill in two of the following catching techniques: fielding a
ground ball, fielding a pop-up, catching a line drive.
- Demonstrate correct pitching techniques.
- Demonstrate correct hitting techniques, including bunting.
- Explain the rules of base running. Explain base coaching signals.
- Demonstrate skill in the following sliding techniques: the straight-in
slide, the hook slide, and the headfirst slide.
- Play five games of baseball using standard baseball rules.
- Draw a baseball field to scale or set one up for play.
- Attend a high school, college, or professional baseball game.
- Read a book about a baseball player and give a report about him or her to
your den or family.
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