What is ScubaJam? ScubaJam Virginia is designed to provide a great
scuba diving experience for boys and girls, ages 11-20 in a weekend long
event based around fun diving activities, land based demonstrations, camping
and other social activities for certified young divers to share with friends.
ScubaJam Virginia is an event for any organized youth groups including
BSA Troops and Crews as well as GSUSA, Boys & Girls Clubs and any
other organized group. ScubaJam is not specifically sanctioned by BSA or
other youth organization.
All participants must be registered with a
participating groups and the group must (1) register themselves and their
members with the event, (2) take responsibility for meeting youth protection
and control requirements of their respective organizations and (3) must have
a dive professional attached to the group to take responsibility for their
members diving activities. For more information checkout the web site www.scubajam-va.org
participants walk away from the three day experience with something of value
either merchandize and/or scholarships.
The ScubaJam event takes place on
Labor Day weekend every year with participants arriving on Friday, formal
program and activities on Saturday and Sunday. These activities include
opportunity to earn scuba merit badge and possibly other merit
The purpose of this message is to ask for your support and
invitation to participate in your Program Kick-off night during your Round
table session and have information and answer questions Leaders' in your
Districts may have as they develop their program plans or add to their
programs. This is something that does not compete with any of our National
High Adventure Camps or any other Scout Camp it simply provides additional
opportunities for our youth to participate in healthy meaningful
If you are interested please send me your dates, times and
locations when you would like a representative from the Scuba Jam planning
Staff to attend and I will pass the information to our Board.
know if you have any questions.
Respectfully Yours in Commissioner
Jorge F. Roca District Commissioner, Aquia
District ASM T-1889 PADI open Water Scuba Diving Instructor Emergency
First Response (CPR/AED/First Aid) Instructor Cell (540) 270-3027