SCOUTS - Be Prepared

Equestrain

To atain the Equestrain badge, the Cub Scout must complete the following:

1. Show how to mount and dismount a horse safely.

2. Show the correct position in the saddle.

3. Show how to hold the reins correctly.

4. Show how to ride safely in an enclosed area with out a leading rein. This should include walking and trotting.

5. Show two of the following skills:

- walking without stirrups

- walking on a loose rein and shortening the reins

- riding up and down a hill at walking pace

- cantering

- riding over a single poll or very small fence.