The UK Contingent will be made up of participants, their Unit Leaders, International Service Team and a Contingent Management and Support Team (UK Contingent Team).

Participants must be born between 22 July 2001 and 21 July 2005

The Jamboree will take place on 22nd July – 2nd August 2019 at The Summit Bechtel Family National Scout Reserve in West Virginia, USA.

How to apply:

Applications will open in September along with roadshows by the Unit leaders with applications closing in mid- October.

An overnight selection event near Brecon will be taking place for those successful at the application phase between 18th-19th November 2017 which is a two day process so please keep this date free.

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Following the leaders selection weekend, the following people have been selected to lead the Welsh Units to America in 2019:

  • South East Wales: Brianne Evans and  Jon Hands as Deputy
  • South West Wales: Joe Holmes and James Kirton as Deputy
  • North Wales: Aaron Wright and Simon Fairless as Deputy
  • Fourth Unit and the Girlguiding Patrol:  Lee Wells

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