Eccles Duke of Edinburgh Gold Award Calendar 2016

Dates for Eccles Gold Group 2016

Nutrition                                   Saturday 23rd January or Thursday 28th January

Nutrition 2                                Saturday 30th January or Thursday 04th February

Camp Craft                              Saturday 06th February or Thursday 11th February

Camp Craft Practical               Thursday 25th February or Saturday 27th February

Navigation                               Thursday 17th March or Saturday 19th March

Navigation 2                            Thursday 24th March or Saturday 26th March

Practice Route Planning         Thursday 31st March or Saturday 02nd April

Practice Route Planning 2      Thursday 07th March or Saturday 09th April

Navigation Practical                Thursday 14th April or Saturday 16th April

Navigation Practical 2             Thursday 19th May or Saturday 21st May

First Aid (provisional)               Thursday 28th April or Saturday 30th April

First Aid Practical (provisional)   Thursday 12th May or Saturday 14th May

Practice Expedition kit issue       Thursday 26th May 16

Practice Expedition                     Saturday 28th May to Monday 30th May (inclusive)

Practice Expedition Review        Thursday 03rd June

Qualifier Route Planning             Thursday 09th June AND Thursday 16th June
AND Thursday 30th June

Expedition Kit Issue                    Thursday 07th July

Qualifying Expedition                  Wednesday 13th July to Sunday 17th July (inclusive)

Expedition Presentation             Friday 22nd July

Practice Walks*                      Thursday 03rd March, Saturday 05th March, Thursday 10th March, Saturday 12th March, Thursday 21st April, Saturday 23rd April, Saturday 11th June, Saturday 18th June, Thursday 23rd June.
* Participants are required to attend at least FOUR practice walks.

Volunteers will be required for the Marquee weekend: Thursday 05th May to Sunday 08th May (inclusive).
Please confirm with Hilary Berry when you are available to help.



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