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Well, colour me confused. On the one hand we’ve got young people engaged in challenging activities, unique experiences, everyday adventure and the chance to help others, and on the other we’ve got Max Key topping the most influential New Zealanders under 25 list. So, basically the same thing. If you have been left as baffled as I have, why not take our handy quiz to see if you can sort the SCOUT from the SCOUTS:
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