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About Scouts

Scouts have a very varied and diverse program and no two troops are exactly the same. Here at 1st Claremont we have a program which is orientated towards the outdoors, so we try to go on as many camps and hikes as we can. Many South African troops are also orientated towards the outdoors, a …

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Scouting for Adults

Prehaps more challenging for any scout group is not attracting the youth to join but attracting adults as leaders for the troop. Since scouting was founded, finding enough adults as leaders has been a challenging task for every scout group and more than one group has folded through lack of adult leaders. At 1st Claremont we …

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About Scouting

1st Claremont Scout Group is the oldest established scout troop in South Africa and indeed in Africa. Founded on the 3rd March 1908 there are few troops in the world that are older than we are and even fewer that are still operational. We are proud of our long history but it is who are are …

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