The world record for tying 6 Scout Knots
(square knot, sheet bend, sheep shank, clove hitch, round turn and two half
hitches, and bowline) was established in 1977 by Clinton Bailey of Pacific
City, Oregon. This is according to the Guinness book of World Records. He
did this in 8.1 seconds.
SCOUT KNOTTING CHALLENGE
The 6 basic Scout knots below are the current
basic knot requirements in your Handbook.
Can you set a record?
Splice a rope
Animated Knots from the Web
Figure Eight Knot, Larks Head,
Overhand knot, Thief Knot
Sheet Bend version 1, version