This year we are celebrating 100 years of Cubbing worldwide. In South Africa we are celebrating through Group, District, Regional and National events. But, if we really want to know why Cubbing Rocks, who better to ask than the Cubs themselves….
We spoke to Sebastian Hammand (10) from 1th Benoni Cub Pack in Gauteng.
SSA: Why is Cubbing so much fun?
Cubbing is fun because we do outdoor stuff and we care for nature.
SSA: What was your best experience with Cubs?
My best experiences are when we have lots and lots of fun.
SSA: What was the toughest challenge at Cubs?
There was actually not really a tough challenge.
SSA: What was the most amazing place you visited with Cubs?
Arrowe park on this camp we went on. This place is beautiful!
SSA: Can you name a few things you have learnt by being a Cub?
We have learnt knotting, caring for nature and our Scout Promise.
SSA: What did you teach your mum that you learned at Cubs?
I taught my mum some of the knotting.
SSA: What makes a good Akela?
Being kind and loving and also a little strict make a good Akela.
SSA: Why is your Akela special?
My Akela is very kind and she helps us.
Cubbing Rocks because … it is fun!
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