Sports

Straits Hockey Tournament 2019

On Friday night we hosted the Marlborough Straits Hockey Sevens. Teams competed at U10, U12, U14, U16 and U18 levels throughout the afternoon and evening. The annual ‘Friday Night Lights’ event saw over 30 teams competing in both Cup and Plate competitions. The U10s welcomed Johor Hockey Club for a mini-festival in a round-robin format. […]

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The Sporting Dream

70 boarders and beaks travelled to the Taman Daya Hockey Stadium to watch GB U21s play against Malaysia U21s in the annual Sultan of Johor Cup. The excitement and energy amongst the pupils was palpable as we arrived for the warm-up. The opportunity to watch international sport and meet the players personally afterwards was fantastic. […]

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Senior House Matches | Season 1 2019

The College Season 1 House football competition got underway, with a round-robin format taking place between both the boys’ and girls’ houses. The event was carried out in the best of spirits with some truly excellent support shown by players and spectators alike. A special mention must go to Steel House, whose outstanding and ceaseless […]

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Johor Schools Cup

On Saturday, 12th October 2019, Marlborough hosted its first Johor Schools Cup. Thirty-two teams participated in four different age groups with some excellent football played by young people from the local area. The standard was very high and all teams faced challenging opposition with Marlborough losing in the semi-finals in three of the competitions. This […]

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Straits Cross Country 2019

On Saturday we saw the inaugural Straits Cross Country event take place with SAS, ISKL and UWC Dover all competing. Saturday’s performance by Marlborough was astounding – everyone pushed themselves to the limit in the blistering heat. There were multiple pupils representing each age group and the event showed the College’s full sporting potential and […]

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Johor Tigers Clinic

On Wednesday, 25th September, it was Marlborough’s distinct pleasure to welcome the Johor Tigers to the College campus. The purpose of the visit was for Marlborough pupils to benefit from the expertise and experience of the U19 Tigers, which they shared with us generously. The clinic itself comprised three different components for which pupils were […]

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Beagle Hash 2019

On Friday, 30th August 2019, the boarding community came together for a 5 km run in the plantation opposite Marlborough. Pupils and beaks were tasked with navigating their way back to Marlborough from the starting point, following paper signs that posted the way. Boarders endured steep inclines and battled through thick vegetation, but the sense of […]

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Summer Cricket Course

Over the penultimate weekend of the summer break, the first Summer Cricket Course was run at MCM. Over two days, children from 7-17 years old were developed in a multitude of cricket-based activities ranging from middle practices to stroke development. This has run on from a promising year within the College where interest in cricket […]

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Senior Sports Day

  It’s hard to put into words the passion and commitment shown by pupils when they are wearing their house swipes! House sport has a great sense of camaraderie, competitiveness and inclusiveness. Many of the sports played at Marlborough have House competitions but Sports Days epitomise everything that is great about sport at Marlborough. This […]

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Prep Sports Day

As the storm clouds invaded our skies for the 24 hours beforehand, Prep Sports Day was in grave danger. Yet as Friends of MCM set up their tents and the inspections of the track began in earnest, the rains stopped, the air calmed and Sports Day was ON! At first the Year 3 and 4 […]

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