7 Pass the BSA "swimmer" test:
<li>Jump feet-first into water over the head in depth, level off, and begin swimming.</li>
<li>Swim 75 yards in a strong manner using one or more of the following strokes: sidestroke, breaststroke, trudgen, or crawl.</li>
<li>Then swim 25 yards using an easy, resting backstroke.</li>
<li>After completing the swim, rest by floating.</li>
The 100 yards must be completed in one swim without stops and must include at least one sharp turn.