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BRONZE LEVEL

  • For those over 14 and under 25 years.
  • Minimum completion period of 6 months.
  • The participant must complete the requirements in each of the four Sections below:

 

1. SERVICE

At least 24 hours spread over 3 months.

 

2. PHYSICAL RECREATION

Select an activity and show regular effort and improvement spread over 3 months.

 

3. SKILL

Select an activity and show regular effort and improvement spread over 3 months.

PLUS A PARTICIPANT MUST DO AN EXTRA 3 MONTHS IN EITHER SERVICE, PHYSICAL RECREATION OR SKILL.

 

4. ADVENTUROUS JOURNEY

Minimum requirements: 2 days and 1 night.

6 hours planned activity each day in a group of no fewer than four young people and supervised by an experienced adult.

Walk – 24km, or

Cycling – 80km, or

Horseback – 48km, or

Canoeing – 4 hrs per day, or

Sailing – 6 hrs per day.

 

SILVER LEVEL

  • For those over 15 and under 25 years.
  • Minimum completion period: 6 months for Bronze Award Holders.
  • The participant must complete the requirements in each of the four Sections below.
  • PLEASE NOTE that involvement is for 12 months for Non-Bronze Award Holders.

 

1. SERVICE

At least 48 hours spread over 6 months.

 

2. PHYSICAL RECREATION

Select an activity and show regular effort and improvement spread over 6 months.

 

3. SKILL

Select an activity and show regular effort and improvement spread over 6 months.

PLUS NON-BRONZE HOLDERS MUST DO AN EXTRA 6 MONTHS IN EITHER SERVICE, PHYSICAL RECREATION or SKILL.

 

4. ADVENTUROUS JOURNEY

Minimum requirements: 3 days and 2 nights.

7  hours planned activity each day in a group of no fewer than four young people and supervised by an experienced adult.

Walk – 48km, or

Cycling – 145km, or

Horseback – 96km, or

Canoeing – 5 hrs per day, or

Sailing – 7 hrs per day.

 

GOLD LEVEL

  • For those over 16 and under 25 years.
  • Minimum completion period: 12 months for Silver Awards Holders and 18 months for Non-Silver Award Holders.
  • The participant must complete the requirements in each of the four Sections below.

 

SERVICE
At least 72 hours spread over 12 months.

 

PHYSICAL RECREATION

Select an activity and show regular effort and improvement spread over 12 months.

 

SKILL
Select an activity and show regular effort and improvement spread over 12 months.

PLUS NON-SILVER HOLDERS MUST DO AN EXTRA 6 MONTHS IN EITHER SERVICE, PHYSICAL RECREATION OR SKILL

 

ADVENTUROUS JOURNEY

Minimum requirements: 4 days and 3 nights.

8 hours planned activity each day in a group of no fewer than four young people and supervised by an experienced adult.

Walk – 80km, or

Cycling – 225km, or

Horseback – 160km, or

Canoeing – 6 hrs per day, or

Sailing- 8 hrs per day

 

RESIDENTIAL PROJECT

A compulsory Residential Project of at least 5 consecutive days and 4 nights must be completed and be part of a group of people who are not your usual companions, and work towards a common goal.