Our new uniforms have been
unveiled - the first major redesign in 20 years! Details on the new
uniform are below, and you
can check out the new look at http://www.scouts.ca/uniformlaunch.
Canada uniform represents a history of involvement, of association with
a set of principals, of helping others, and of fun, adventure, activity, and
learning by doing. Your uniform identifies you as a member of the
world's largest youth organization.
in more than 100 years of tradition, the iconic Scouting uniform has
undergone an exciting new
makeover! As part of a comprehensive national Action Plan for Canadian
Scouting, Scouts Canada announced its partnership with the Joe
Fresh® brand to design a stylish and dynamic clothing line that reflects
the organization’s spirit and energy. The contemporary uniforms were
revealed in March 2011 during a celebratory event held in Toronto, Ontario -
and were adopted for use in September 2011.
For uniform, our Troop
wears the formal uniform for one meeting every month. For the
remaining meetings, youth may wear their neckerchief and a Scouting T-Shirt
(either the green "Tech" T-Shirt or one of our own Troop shirts).
For other activities, the appropriate uniform or activity wear is specified
Original Uniform, Circa 1908
uniform is appropriate to wear for formal events, major ceremonies,
certain fundraisers, and other occasions as established by the
Leaders and the Court of Honour.
East Strathcona Scout Troops require a full uniform be worn by all members including a
green shirt, leather or web Scouts Canada belt,
neckerchief, neckerchief slide, navy blue or tan pants (no jeans).
The official Scouts Canada
Safari Hat (a wide-brimmed, "Tilley"-style hat) is the only
headwear permitted with the uniform, though it is no longer part of our
uniform is appropriate to wear to weekly meetings, to camps, while
travelling, and on outings.
"traditional" option includes the Formal Uniform listed
new option features a green "Tech" t-shirt, navy blue or
tan pans (no jeans), optional fleece vest or hoodie, neckerchief, and neckerchief
Other Uniform Information Pages:
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