From the time June 1, 2015, all BSA people вЂ” Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, Venturers and Sea Scouts вЂ” have recited the Scout Oath and Scout Law as an element of their system.
The alleged вЂњOne Oath, One LawвЂќ change had been supposed to keep things constant throughout a new personвЂ™s Scouting journey.
But just what in regards to the Scout sign and salute? HereвЂ™s a reminder that is quick.
Cub Scouting: Two hands
In Cub Scouting, we nevertheless utilize the two-finger indication and salute. Which hasnвЂ™t changed.
Whom: Cub Scouts and Cub Scout leaders
Whenever: supply the Cub Scout indication each time you state the Scout Oath and Scout Law. It is additionally handy when you wish to quiet an area quickly.
exactly just How: Hold your right supply directly, along with your index and finger that is middle, such as for instance a comfort indication.
Why: The two raised fingers are a symbol of the Scout Oath and also the Scout Law. The hands appear to be the razor- sharp ears for the wolf, willing to tune in to Akela.
Cub Scout salute: Two hands together held above the brow.
Note: Lions additionally utilize the Cub that is two-finger Scout and salute, as verified within these FAQs.
Supply: Cub Scout handbooks (all versions that are current Tiger through Webelos)
Boy Scouting: Three hands
In Boy Scouting, we make use of the three-finger indication and salute. ItвЂ™s the one that is same by Scouts throughout the world.
Whom: Boy Scouts and Boy Scout leaders, Varsity Scouts and Varsity Scout leaders
Whenever: provide the Scout sign each time you state the Scout Oath and Scout Law. Read More