Austria 15 June: Graz - Pachern

school time in Styria

Welcome to Graz! We left Carinthia and arrived in the capital of Styria.

Today was school-day: our first meeting brought us to the "primary school Schönau".

High Five for our team...

...we all gathered behind the school. The kids were excellent in guessing our nationalities...

...a dynamic Run...

Thank you for the inspiring meeting!

...city running...

...with some obstacles...

...next school: "primary school Eisteich".

...as we arrived at the school some kids joined us for running in...

..a marvelous musical welcome...

The children sang a birthday-song for Vettri, our runner from Guatemala...

...and offered peace letters to our runners...

...running in the easy way...

Thank you for the enthusiasm!

It was time to move a bit out of the city. We arrived in Raaba, where children from the local primary school awaited us eagerly...

...arrival of the torch!

..all the kids joined us for a Run to their school...

...the kids attached greeting messages to balloons...

...three-two-one- airborne!

Thank you Raaba for the excellent meeting!

...a runners - delegation from the primary school Pachern arrived in Raaba and took over the torch.

...the kids run for more than 3 km with us...

Welcome to the primary school Pachern!

...many banners and flags gave the meeting a very colorful note...

...the kids offered us little hearts with greeting messages...

Sandra and her brother Michael, two of our international team members, were students at the primary school Pachern. They still knew some of the teachers...

...a banner with "Peace" in many languages...

Thank you Pachern and to all the other schools for the perfect Peace Run day!