Latest Sea Scout News

  • Summer Cruise Opportunities
    May 20, 2016
    What is a long cruise? The Long Cruise is a super summer activity that is be the culmination of everything that the Sea Scouts have been preparing and training to do for the entire year.  It is traditionally a one to...
  • Sea Scout Eligibility for Awards
    May 13, 2016
    The BSA National Board, on February 10, 2016, adopted a resolution “…to make Sea Scouts a separate program with the same status of other programs.”  What are the changes in Sea Scout eligibility for awards and...
  • T.W. Cook to Take the Helm as New Southern Region Commodore
    May 6, 2016
    On behalf of the National Sea Scout Committee and the Southern Region, we are pleased to announce the selection of a new Southern Region Commodore T.W. Cook. His election will take place in San Diego at the Southern Regi...
  • 2016 National Flagship Named
    May 3, 2016
    Ship 100, the “Viking” Honored With BoatU.S. and the Sea Scouts, BSA  2016 National Flagship Award The Boats Owners Association of the United States (BoatU.S.) and Sea Scouts, BSA recognize Sea Scout Ship 100 the ...
  • Sea Scouts, BSA to Encourage others to “Wear Your Life Jacket to Work and School” on May 20
    April 29, 2016
    IRVING, TX - Sea Scouts, BSA announced today its support of Wear Your Life Jacket to Work (and School) Day on Friday, May 20, 2016. Sea Scouts, BSA joins boating professionals and boating enthusiasts to heighten awaren...
  • Passport to Adventure Long Cruise Guide
    March 30, 2016
    The Sea Scout program relies on an annual Long Cruise just like Scouting relies on summer camp or baseball relies on the World Series. It is the pinnacle of what Sea Scouting has to offer, high adventure on the water, li...
  • Announcing the 2016-2017 National Boatswain
    March 25, 2016
    IRVING, TX- The National Sea Scout Support Committee announces the selection of Rachel West of Georgetown, Texas as the 2016-2017 National Sea Scout Boatswain. Her term of office is June 1, 2016 through May 31, 2017. She...
  • Frequently Asked Questions- March 2016
    March 25, 2016
    The National Sea Scout Committee has received many questions regarding the effects of the Sea Scout Resolution.These questions have been answered in this Frequently Asked Question Fact Sheet. If you have specific questi...
  • West Marine BlueFuture® Grants Available
    March 20, 2016
    Watsonville, CA,– Starting this spring, West Marine is taking a new approach with its nonprofit BlueFuture program. While the program initially supported initiatives on three fronts — youth boating, sustainable fishe...