Duke of Edinburgh Award

Physical Recreation

The Physical Recreation Section is an opportunity to offer a wide range of programmes in the belief that involvement in some form of enjoyable physical activity is essential for physical well-being and a lasting sense of achievement and satisfaction is derived from meeting a physical challenge.

The main aims of the Physical Recreation Section:

  • Keeping fit from an activity that is enjoyable, and which leads to the establishment of a lasting active lifestyle.
  • Improve fitness by participating in an activity regulary to improve physical health and well-being.
  • Participate in an activity that presents challenges that must be overcome.
  • Increase self-esteem through improvement of performance and reaching the minimum requirements.
  • Extend personal goals by involving in different experiences and meeting new people.
  • Respond to a challenge by extending physical fitness and performance to the limit of ability.
  • Gain a sense of achievement from acheiving a physical challenge.

 

Duration:

BRONZE

3 or 6 Months

SILVER

3 or 6 Months

GOLD

6 or 12 Months