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MCM Pupils and Beaks v DESA Bangles

On Sunday 1st February, a Marlborough College XI made up of beaks and pupils took the field against one of Johor’s best club sides, the DESA Bangles. Salman Zhari won the toss for the visitors and didn’t hesitate to elect to bat on what proved to be an excellent wicket. Marlborough’s openers, Paul McCraw and […]

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Shell Sports Camp – Thanyapura Sports Resort, Phuket, Thailand

The Shell pupils had a tremendous trip to Thanyapura Sports Resort in Phuket, working hard and learning about the culture of their hosts. They got involved in Muay Thai, Tennis, running in rubber plantations, Zumba, swim training with Thai Olympic hopefuls and a boot camp called ‘Project Extreme’. Our pupils competed very well in an […]

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Cricket Pitch – Official Opening on 17th January 2015

I was saddened to read an article in the Daily Telegraph during the Christmas vacation which suggested that cricket throughout Britain was on the decline, primarily because the time taken to play the noble game exceeded the average individual’s free time. As a consequence, many village and pub sides have disappeared from long standing fixture […]

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Medical Staff Professional Development

On Sunday 11th January Marlborough College Malaysia hosted a World Rugby (IRB) Medical Level 1 – First Aid in Rugby course. Marlborough sports staff and the four school nurses were joined by delegates from Tanglin Trust School and UWC. The course consisted of practical workshops and teaching sessions developing skills for the management of sports […]

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CSIS League Cross-Country Finals

Having spent months of early mornings dragging weary limbs out and round the athletics track, hours upon end sprinting up and down hills and seemingly days running circles round the school circuit, the morning finally dawned of the ACSIS Cross-Country Finals. The hours of training were finally to be put to the test at Bedok […]

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MCM U9A Boys’ Football Team Win ACSIS League Title

The day had finally arrived. We had all been eagerly awaitingthe morning of 8th November for some time. The U9A boys’ football team had been nothing short of awesome in the ACSIS League Division 2 this season, finishing unbeaten in their nine matches. In fact, so impressive were they in these matches, that ACSIS promoted […]

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U18’s at the Saints Sevens

For the first time in history a Marlborough College Malaysia U18 rugby team took to the field to take on Singapore’s best in the annual Saints Sevens tournament. The blend of local Singaporean schools and international schools makes this tournament not only special but also extremely challenging. On day one Marlborough College started strongly beating […]

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U13 Netball team win the ACSIS league

Yesterday the U13 Netball team travelled to the Kallang Netball Centre in Singapore to play in the ACSIS League final. The girls were in high spirits and very much looking forward to taking to the court. As MCM were the only team to be undefeated, we qualified as first in the league. This meant that […]

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U16 Football – MCM 2 – 2 OFS

Four games into the season, the under 16A football team took to the field to play Overseas Family School, who have enjoyed a number of victories and are a strong contender for the Division One title. The team were buoyed by the return of Joe Kenny Tipton who has missed out on a number of […]

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Beagle Hash October 2014

It was a fine exciting day at MCM as the pupils and beaks were preparing to take part in this year’s first Beagle Hash. After extensive preparation from the hares (WJS, Joe Kenny Tipton, Billy Buddell) it was time for them to lead the new Beagle Hashers through what would be a memorable experience. Following […]

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