Straits Tournament Information

Welcome to the Marlborough Straits Tournaments

Marlborough College Malaysia is a leading British international co-educational boarding and day school, catering for pupils from 3 -18 years. Listed in the top 125 schools globally (Schools Index 2023), the school has over 890 pupils and 250 staff and is set in a 90 acre site.

This beautiful campus is the ideal venue for the Straits Tournaments. The Straits are a series of competitions that bring together International schools from Johor Bahru, Kuala Lumpur and Singapore, whilst also attracting local schools from Johor. This mixture of teams provides the basis for a unique level of competition.

We look forward to welcoming you to Marlborough College Malaysia. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact sports@marlboroughcollege.my

 

 

Visit each tournament page to find out additional information and register your team.

 

General Venue Information

All pitches and courts are located in the same area and are visible on entry to the Marlborough campus. Tournament maps will be provided and members of staff will be available to help direct teams on arrival to the appropriate areas of the school. There will be numerous tents to provide shade for participants and spectators throughout the day and refreshments on hand.

Tournament Schedule App

Each tournament schedule will be available on the tournament webpage and the MCM Straits app. We encourage you to download this app in advance so that it is ready for use upon your arrival. Tournament updates will be sent via email to registered coaches.

Unfortunately, live streaming will not be available, but there will be social media coverage on the school’s social media channels. Photographs will be published on the school website after the event.

 

Straits Tournamanet App

 

Medical treatment

Marlborough nurses will be situated in red medical tents and will be on-hand to treat players throughout our tournaments; these tents will be easily accessible to all. Please note that Marlborough College Malaysia is not liable for any injury during your time on the campus.

In the event of a serious injury, participants will be taken to:

Columbia Asia Hospital:

Persiaran Afiat, Taman Kesihatan Afiat, 79250 Nusajaya, Johor, Malaysia.

Gleneagles Hospital:

Lebuhraya Sultan Iskandar, Tanjung Puteri, 80300 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia.

Coaches require all necessary player contact details and documents for insurance purposes; players without insurance must have adequate funds to cover any expenses incurred.

 

Lightning procedure

Lightning is indicated by a siren and a flashing light from the lightning alarm system. All players will be directed to a safe area and will remain until the all-clear signal from the lightning alarm has sounded and the Tournament Director has advised that play can continue. If there is a significantly prolonged delay, a coaches’ meeting will be called and a decision about proceeding will be agreed upon.

 

Security

The College has excellent security. However, coaches and players should ensure all valuables are stored away safely. Please note that Marlborough College Malaysia is not liable for any loss of property during your time on the campus.

 

Hotel Information

For teams travelling a significant distance to participate in the competition, we recommend the 4-star hotel in Sunway City, Iskandar Puteri. Located in Iskandar Puteri, the hotel is only five minutes drive from the College. This area does not suffer from traffic congestion thus ensuring that transfers between the two venues will be swift and smooth.

Sunway Hotel Big Box, Persiaran Medini 5, Sunway City Iskandar Puteri, 79250 Johor DarulTa’zim, Malaysia

sbbh.enquiry@sunwayhotels.com +607-5336688

An alternative venue is Puteri Harbour, a well-known waterfront development located on the southern coast of Johor. It is situated within 5 minutes of Marlborough College and has a wide selection of restaurants set along a stunning harbor view.

Fraser Place Puteri Harbour, Residensi & Hotel Marina, Jalan Persiaran Tanjung, Pengkalan Puteri, 79100 Iskandar Puteri, Johor

admin.puteriharbourjohor@frasershospitality.com

07-530 8888

 

Transport

Airport and hotel transfers will be the participants’ responsibility. We can provide contact details for our recommended bus provider for you to book and pay directly. Please contact transport@marlboroughcollege.my for further assistance.

 

 

We look forward to welcoming you to Marlborough College Malaysia. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact sports@marlboroughcollege.my