With less than a week to go to Akela 2016 we are rounding up our series of interviews with amazing Cubs from all over the country. We spoke to Vuyiswa Mampe (9) from 1st Isago Cub Pack in the Northern Cape.
SSA: Why is Cubbing so much fun?
Cubbing is so much fun because we play games and I see other children from other places.
SSA: What was your best experience with Cubs?
My best experience at Cubs is that I can travel a lot and that I get to see other Cubs.
SSA: What is the weirdest thing you ate outdoors?
I ate fish and porridge outdoors.
SSA: What was the toughest challenge at Cubs?
The toughest challenge for me is working in groups and lighting a fire.
SSA: What was the most amazing place you visited with Cubs?
The most amazing place we visited was the Big Hole in Kimberley.
SSA: Can you name a few things you have learnt by being a Cub?
I have learnt how to make tea.
SSA: What things have you done with Cubs to help people in your community?
To help people in my community we gave soup to people in need and we picked up litter.
SSA: What did you teach your mum that you learned at Cubs?
I taught my mum my promise and law.
SSA: What makes a good Akela?
A good Akela plays with the Cubs and reads stories.
SSA: Why is your Akela special?
My Akela is special because he takes care of us!
Cubbing Rocks because … It is turning 100 years old and is still going strong!
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