Michelle Obama shows Desmond Tutu how she got THOSE arms


Michelle Obama shows Desmond Tutu how she got THOSE arms

Drop and give me ten! Michelle Obama shows Desmond Tutu how she got THOSE arms

12:33 PM on 24th June 2011

Work out: Michelle Obama does push ups with Archbishop Desmond Tutu as they participated in youth activities raising awareness for HIV prevention at Cape Town Stadium

Work out: Michelle Obama does push ups with Archbishop Desmond Tutu as they participated in youth activities raising awareness for HIV prevention at Cape Town Stadium

Charismatic: Archbishop Desmond Tutu greets Michelle Obama during a visit to Cape Town Stadium

Charismatic: Archbishop Desmond Tutu greets Michelle Obama during a visit to Cape Town Stadium

Worn out Mr Tutu appeared to enjoy the workout with the First Lady during her visit

Worn out Mr Tutu appeared to enjoy the workout with the First Lady during her visit

On form: 79-year-old Desmond Tutu was keen to join in with the exercises during the visit

On form: 79-year-old Desmond Tutu was keen to join in with the exercises during the visit

Push it: The mother-of-two and the 79-year-old showed off their strength as they did push ups on the floor

Push it: The mother-of-two and the 79-year-old showed off their strength as they did push ups on the floor

Fist bumps: The First Lady and the Archbishop congratulated each other after the work out

Fist bumps: The First Lady and the Archbishop congratulated each other after the work out

Greeting: Michelle Obama gives a high-five to South African Archbishop Desmond Tutu after meeting children of a social project in Greenpoint Stadium, Cape Town

Greeting: Michelle Obama gives a high-five to South African Archbishop Desmond Tutu after meeting children of a social project in Greenpoint Stadium, Cape Town

Time for some fun: The visit provided some lighter moments in the tour which has focussed on the apartheid

Time for some fun: The visit provided some lighter moments in the tour which has focussed on the apartheid

Meeting: The pair met at the stadium built for last summer

Meeting: The pair met at the stadium built for last summer”s World Cup in South Africa

Sharing a joke: Archbishop Desmond Tutu speak to youths before taking part in activities raising awareness for HIV prevention

Sharing a joke: Archbishop Desmond Tutu speak to youths before taking part in activities raising awareness for HIV prevention

Ball skills: Mrs Obama appeared eager to see how they promote exercise on the other side of the world

Ball skills: Mrs Obama appeared eager to see how they promote exercise on the other side of the world

Energetic: Michelle Obama raises her arms when she met kids of a social project in Greenpoint Stadium, Cape Town

Energetic: Michelle Obama raises her arms when she met kids of a social project in Greenpoint Stadium, Cape Town

Juggling: Michelle Obama plays catch when she met children of a social project in Greenpoint Stadium, Cape Town

Juggling: Michelle Obama plays catch when she met children of a social project in Greenpoint Stadium, Cape Town

All together: Archbishop Desmond Tutu and Mrs Obama pose with children during a visit to Cape Town stadium

All together: Archbishop Desmond Tutu and Mrs Obama pose with children during a visit to Cape Town stadium

Joker: Archbishop Desmond Tutu talks to children during a visit to Cape Town

Joker: Archbishop Desmond Tutu talks to children during a visit to Cape Town

Give me five: Michelle Obama greets children during a visit to Cape Town stadium

Give me five: Michelle Obama greets children during a visit to Cape Town stadium

Nice to meet you: Mrs Obama speaks to children during her visit to Cape Town

Nice to meet you: Mrs Obama speaks to children during her visit to Cape Town

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Let”s talk: Archbishop Desmond Tutu walks with Michelle Obama during a visit to Cape Town

Get fit: Michelle Obama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu talk with South African soccer player Matthew Booth

Get fit: Michelle Obama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu talk with South African soccer player Matthew Booth

Boogie: The pair seemed to be enjoying themselves in Cape Town

Boogie: The pair seemed to be enjoying themselves in Cape Town

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Let”s dance: The First Lady and the Archbishop take to the floor

Centre of attention: Mrs Obama appeared to be enjoying herself on the final leg of her South Africa tour

Good friends: Michelle Obama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu share a light moment

Centre of attention: Mrs Obama appeared to be enjoying herself on the final leg of her South Africa tour Centre of attention: Mrs Obama appeared to be enjoying herself on the final leg of her South Africa tour

Centre of attention: Mrs Obama appeared to be enjoying herself on the final leg of her South Africa tour

Memories: Michelle Obama listens to stories from Ahmed Kathrada, a former political prisoner and apartheid icon who was jailed on Robben Island with Nelson Mandela

Memories: Michelle Obama listens to stories from Ahmed Kathrada, a former political prisoner and apartheid icon who was jailed on Robben Island with Nelson Mandela

History: First Lady Michelle Obama visits the District Six museum in Cape Town, South Africa, with her daughters

History: First Lady Michelle Obama visits the District Six museum in Cape Town, South Africa, with her daughters. The district was originally set up as a mixed area, but black people were moved to barren areas on the edge of Cape Town in the 1960s

Segragation: The First Lady listens to Noor Ebrahim, a former resident of District Six in Cape Town as he talks about the moment non-whites were forcibly removed from the area in 1965

Segragation: The First Lady listens to Noor Ebrahim, a former resident of District Six in Cape Town as he talks about the moment non-whites were forcibly removed from the area in 1965

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Detour: The First Family had been due to visit Robben Island, where Nobel Peace Prize winner Nelson Mandela was imprisoned for 18 years, but the trip was cancelled because of high winds

Tucking in: The First Family paid an unscheduled stop for lunch at The Kitchen in Cape Town

Tucking in: The First Family paid an unscheduled stop for lunch at The Kitchen in Cape Town

Embrace: Mrs Obama hugs a high school student after answering questions at the University of Cape Town

Embrace: Mrs Obama hugs a high school student after answering questions at the University of Cape Town

Attention: The First Lady holds a microphone as the students ask her questions

Attention: The First Lady holds a microphone as the students ask her questions

Prisoner: Ahmed Kathrada - who was also held on Robben Island with Nelson Mandela - talks about the anti-apartheid movement

Prisoner: Ahmed Kathrada talks about the anti-apartheid movement

Pose: Michelle Obama stands with Mamphela Ramphele and school students at the University of Cape Town

Pose: Michelle Obama stands with Mamphela Ramphele and school students at the University of Cape Town

Cutting it fine: The entourage is taken through a barber shop during a tour of the District Six museum

Cutting it fine: The entourage is taken through a barber shop during a tour of the District Six museum

Emotional: Mrs Obama had been particularly looking forward to visiting Nelson Mandela

Emotional: Mrs Obama had been particularly looking forward to visiting Nelson Mandela”s prison cell – where he spent 18 years during apartheid

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