As Akelas from all over the world prepare to meet at the international Akela 2016 pow wow. We spoke to Njabulo Mncube from 4th Benoni Cub Pack in Gauteng.
SSA: Why is Cubbing so much fun?
Cubbing is fun because we can go camping.
SSA: What was your best experience with Cubs?
My best experience was making new friends.
SSA: What is the weirdest thing you ate outdoors?
I haven’t eaten anything weird outdoors yet.
SSA: What was the toughest challenge at Cubs?
The toughest challenge was to swim at the District Gala we went to.
SSA: What was the most amazing place you visited with Cubs?
The most amazing place that we went to was KwaZulu-Natal.
SSA: Can you name a few things you have learnt by being a Cub?
I learnt how to do knots and how to make a fire.
SSA: What things have you done with Cubs to help people in your community?
We collected plastic bread tags to get a wheelchair.
SSA: What did you teach your mum that you learned at Cubs?
I taught my mum how to put up a tent.
SSA: What makes a good Akela?
An Akela must be a good teacher.
SSA: Why is your Akela special?
My Akela is special because she shows us interesting stuff and is fun.
Cubbing Rocks because … it is fun.
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