Tag Archives: Sport

Sports Captain Inspiration – Audrey Martinez

From the number of faces on this image, what is something they all have in common? All of these athletes were successful at inspiring people because of how great they were at their sports. And, all of them have also … Continue reading

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Johnsonville Youth Grants

The trust exists to help the young people living within the Tawa and Crofton Downs excel in life through monetary grants in the following areas: Sport Academia Arts Other professional endeavours They particularly look for abilities that may make a … Continue reading

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Newlands College Officiating Squad

Previously Sports Registration Information was posted here. Further to that, the Newlands College Officiating Squad starts up this year with students given the opportunity to take up refereeing and umpiring in many different sporting codes. There will be coaching sessions … Continue reading

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Sports Information 2017

It’s time to get registered for Sport in 2017! Some codes like Dragon Boating are already set for training, and cricket is well underway. The Sports Information Booklet is available here, with lots more information about sport at Newlands College … Continue reading

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Celebration of Sport 2016

The Celebration of Sport was very well attended – a full house where achievement in sport was acknowledged. Y12 students were frequently on stage, receiving Merit, Distinction and Trophies for various accomplishments in a range of codes. Y12 students took … Continue reading

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Upcoming: Awards & Celebrations

A range of events are occurring over the next few weeks to recongise the incredible achievements and contributions made by the students this year. They include: Level 1 & 2 Art Exhibition – Tuesday 18th October, 4-6pm Spring Serenade (music department … Continue reading

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5k Run – PE Assessment

[Earlier in the year] the two Physical Education classes took part in a waterfront 5k run for an assessment. We had to train for several weeks based on our own programme. The run was very tiring and was pretty much hell, … Continue reading

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Dragon Boating 2016

Dragon Boating was a fun and fantastic time for all invovled. We had two boats, Newlands Blue with the year 12 girls, and Newlands Red – the superior boat – with both Y12s and Y13s in the mixed grade. On … Continue reading

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Tabloids

Congratulations to Totara that took out Tabloids last week (Matai 2nd, Rimu 3rd, Kowhai 4th). More photos and the official video to come!

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Upcoming: Dragon Boating

This weekend on Sunday is the Wellington school’s Dragon-Boating race day. Two teams (a girls team and a mixed teams) have been training hard since the start of the term. Get down to support them and enjoy the beautiful weekend … Continue reading

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