Yes cold in Africa! But frankly, Africa
is not equal Africa. Africa also has several countries, just like Europe
or as America has States. So there is a bif variety of different countries with a
South Africa is more or less comparable to France.
Warm in summer (actually Christmas is in summer here) and cold (okay usually there's no snow - in Pretoria) in winter, which is now just around the corner.
The houses here are not as luxurious isolated as in Germany. This morning I was laying in bed and could see my breath. My nose was frozen and somehow I really didn't want to get up.
pain and everywhere steaming bodies in the morning sun.
Okay okay, I get to the point. The Color Run.
Topic of today's article.
At first it was just a dream - to make something special possible for the children.
Then the surprising news: We get a small budget.
So I get everything organized and so we stand there today:
12 children aged between 5 and 9 years old and 5 supervisors, including Finn and me.
As soon as we are at the starting line it starts to rain - not only rain, no! It rained like a waterfall. - Not too funny.
We start running on signal, first
run with the kids, so that they get at least a little warm(er). Then we approach the color stations - between
those - rather funless. Wet. Cold. Walk. Run.
Simultating an Airplane, we keep the children motivated and amused.
Somehow they have fun. - I am so glad! We are completely colored. Flour taste in the mouth. Red teeth.
Cars driving ZigZag through the colorful crowd. A BMW hooting, driving a little bit too fast. Children everywhere. I was about to throw myself on the windshield. Drag out the driver.. Tell him my opinion.