Sports

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Straits Touch Tournament 2015

It did not take long for Marlborough College Malaysia to identify that touch rugby provides a major source of sporting opportunity for girls in South East Asia. Over the course of the last three years, the College has integrated the fast-paced and strategic sport into the Games programme, both in the Prep and Senior schools. […]

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Singapore Duathlon 2015

The Singapore International Duathlon took place on Saturday 28th November. Jay Lilley (Shell), Chloe Robinson (Yr 7) and Alice Nicholson (Yr 6) took part in their respective age groups on the day. Jay had to run 1.5K, followed by 12K on the bike and a further 1.5K run to finish. The race distance is the […]

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Straits Rugby Tournament 2015

The perfect conditions and pristine pitches provided a suitable setting for the inaugural Straits Rugby Trophy. It may have been the first of its kind but the gritty determination of all participating teams produced a level of competitiveness that would be expected at a well-established tournament. The standard of rugby was impressive and games were […]

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FIT Asian All Schools Touch Tournament

Whilst the majority of the College community settled straight into a relaxing Exeat weekend from an early finish on Friday, the senior touch rugby girls were getting fired up to compete at the FIT Asian All Schools Touch Tournament on Saturday 21st November. This annual event attracts teams from across the region, including teams from […]

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Sports Triangular with Dulwich and AIS

On Saturday 14th November, Dulwich College in Singapore hosted a ‘Sport’s Festival’ for pupils from Marlborough College Malaysia, the Australian International School, and Dulwich College, which are currently developing strong sporting relationships. The ‘triangular’ kicked off at 9.00am with 5-a-side Football, Rugby, and Netball and went through to the afternoon with Basketball and Ladies Football. […]

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Friendly Swim Gala

MCM hosted its first friendly Swimming Gala on Tuesday against local schools, Excelsior and Tenby. Marlborough gained an early lead due to their strength and control in the difficult stroke of butterfly. Backstroke and breaststroke followed and it was clear to see that all our pupils had grasped the importance of streamlining, which is taught […]

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Phuket BISP Soccer Sevens Tournament

The greatly anticipated annual Phuket football tour departed from Nusajaya on Thursday 6th November with eight teams, eighty excited pupils and ten brave Beaks. For the first year in Marlborough’s existence, the age of players ranged from nine to eighteen years old, making the College one of the very few international schools to compete in […]

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Pre-Prep Sports Day 2015

The playing fields of Marlborough College Malaysia were awash with the house colours to mark the annual Pre-Prep Sports Day. Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 all participated in a variety of sporting events including the old favourites: the sack race, egg and spoon race and an obstacle course. All Pre-Prep pupils took part in […]

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1st XI v Junior Jolly Wallabies

On Sunday 15th April Marlborough College Malaysia’s 1st XI took to the field for the very first time against a strong Junior Jolly Wallabies side, made up of players from Johor and Singapore. The opposition won the toss and elected to field on a damp morning and this looked to be a good decision as […]

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MCM Pupils Win Taekwando Gold

Marlborough College Malaysia was represented in the recently held Singapore Taekwando Federation championships by Natasha and Nadia, who both managed to win gold medals in their respective classes. Natasha’s opponent retired hurt due to the strength of Natasha’s kicks and blocks and Nadia, as usual, was extremely fast scoring 13-0 in one bout. (A score […]

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