Prep School

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Singapore Duathlon

Over the half term break, a squad of twenty-five children took part in the Singapore Duathlon. For most, this involved a 750m run, a 6km bike ride followed by a final 750m run. For a few of the older children, this was increased to a 1.5km run, 12km bike ride and a final 1.5km run. […]

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ACSIS Junior School Cross-Country Championships

After months of training and ‘friendlies’, hours of gruelling sessions (with multiple children describing them as torture, though with smiles on their faces), hill sprints, intervals and beep tests, the day finally came when all the hard work was put to the test. On Wednesday 30th October, forty three children from the Prep School took […]

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House Shout 2013

The Marlborough House Shout took place on the final evening of the half term before a full house in the drama theatre. Taylor House began the proceedings and performed ‘Demons’, a somewhat dark song by Indie Rock band Imagine Dragons. The tonal quality of the performance was most impressive and the piano playing of accompanist […]

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U12 A Netball v Tanglin

Last week we went to Tanglin Trust School to participate in the ACSIS U12 Netball league. Our first game was against UWC Dover. We won 6-1 which was amazing! We all played well but our shooters deserve a big ‘well done’ for such a good job. Immediately after the first match we went back on […]

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Magellan Beagle Hash

After weeks of planning, the day prior to the event arrived and the hares (Adam Wright, Alec Hewison, Tim Wu-Murphy, Rory Tan, Mr Nicholson and Mr Harkins) set out on an adventure through the plantation, to set the trail for our fellow boarders to follow. We used both red and yellow tags and shredded paper […]

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U11 Basketball v AIS and UWC

The Under 11s Basketball came up against some very strong opposition at their first fixture, a mini-tournament held at Stamford American School in Singapore. However, they did not shy away from the challenge. Although losing in their first game 5-18 to the Australian International School, their tenacity and teamwork really shone through, giving the Aussies […]

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Tri-Factor Triathlon

On Sunday 18th August, seven Prep School children took to the water, track and road to compete in the Tri-Factor Series Triathlon at East Coast Park, Singapore. Due to it still being the summer holidays, the squad was smaller than normal and unfortunately we lost several members due to illness or injury. Fortunately however, this […]

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Prize Day: Saturday 6th July 2013

The inaugural Marlborough College Malaysia Prize Day took place on the final morning of the academic year. Blue skies and sunshine greeted the five hundred attendees for the event which took place in the sports hall. Mr John Manser, Chairman of Council, and the Master gave speeches following music from the orchestra and a rousing […]

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Singapore Aquathlon

On Saturday 1st June, 27 young athletes from Year 2 to Year 7 took to the water and road to compete in the annual Singapore Aquathlon. However, we had unwittingly entered the National Championships, which meant the children were racing against the best in their field; slightly daunting, but they were certainly able to rise […]

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U11 and U10 Rugby Success

On Thursday the Under 11 and Under 10 rugby teams played the final games in the ACSIS Leagues. Both teams played extremely well with the Under 11s coming third out of the eight teams in the finals. The Under 10s had an exciting end to their tournament when they won the final against the Australian International […]

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