To Tsumeb

We started early Saturday…

Tsumeb01

…and were on the road before sunrise with 440 km ahead of us.

Tsumeb02

We were going north to Tsumeb, an old mining town.

Tsumeb03

Tsumeb was founded in 1905 when Namibia was a German colony but this has been a place for mining activities since pre-historic time and in Tsumeb copper, lead, silver, gold, arsenic and germanium has been found. It is today a neat little town with a population of about 15 000.

Tsumeb04

It is also a very green town with beautiful parks. We were however not here for mining, parks or even for tourism.

Tsumeb05

We were visting Tsumeb Gymnastics Club…Tsumeb06

…because they were hosting the 1st Qualifying Competition in Rhythmic Gymnastic…
Tsumeb07

…and for Hanna it was important to perform well here to be able to compete in the National Competitions later this year.

While I prepare more pictures and videos for my next post you can watch the girls warm up…

Share Button
This entry was posted in Allt / everything, In English, Rhythmic Gymnastics. Bookmark the permalink.

1 Response to To Tsumeb

  1. Pingback: Rhythmic Gymnastics | Namibia

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *