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Fair Special Events

Your Pathfinder Fair committee strives to make the Fair interesting for Pathfinders as well as visitors. Special events may vary year to year, but Drill Downs and Drill Teams remain popular. A team has done research on the Pathfinder Drill as we have noticed a slight breakdown in the consistency of the Pathfinder Drill in our conference. Therefore, a document, Pathfinder Club Drill: Clarifications, was developed to help clarify and is included in this section. Continue reading

Pathfinder Club Drill: Clarifications

The age of technology has opened up a vast source of information for us. If we don’t know something…we can “google it!” Unfortunately, sometimes a good thing can have an adverse effect. Over the last few years, we have noticed a slight breakdown in the consistency of the Pathfinder Drill in our conference. Therefore, the following observations are an attempt to bring to light some areas that in the past have been brought into question. Continue reading

Pathfinder Drill & Marching

Pathfinder clubs are encouraged to teach and practice basic drill and marching movements. Drill and marching is an important part of the Pathfinder club. Learning to listen and follow commands helps your club have an atmosphere where it’s fun and easy to learn. Drill encourages listening which assists with discipline. Young people who are properly disciplined will have confidence in their own abilities and are more apt to achieve their goals. Continue reading