Marlborough Summer Sports Camp

Yesterday we welcomed children from year 4 upwards to the first of two weeks of Summer Sports. Children were able to use all the facilities throughout the day. The children enjoyed a multitude of sports and skill games including cricket, basketball, badminton and football coaching both in and outside.    

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‘Conversation with’ Series | Sport

The ‘conversation with’ series has been truly inspirational on both a personal level but more importantly for our pupils here at Marlborough College Malaysia. The detail and passion that every international star has spoken about have made a huge impact on some of our very own budding sports stars. The realisation that there are several pathways to the international stage, […]

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Conversation with Susannah Townsend

In this weeks episode of the ‘Conversation with’ series Pupils, Parents and Beaks listened to Jamie Lennard, Director of Sport speak with Olympic Gold medallist Susannah Townsend MBE. Susannah has amassed 167 international caps, along with a plethora of medals from various tournaments around the world. The topic of conversation leads to her trials and tribulations in the build-up to winning […]

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Conversation with Jasmine Carlin and James Guy

  In this weeks episode of the ‘Conversation with’ series Pupils, Parents and Beaks listened to Jamie Lennard, Director of Sport speak with Olympic Silver medalists Jasmine Carlin and James Guy. In this insightful talk, Jasmine and James gave a detailed and honest account of the trials and tribulations in the sport of swimming. Messages […]

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A Conversation with Jason Roy | Sport

Following on from the first MCM Sports ‘conversation with’ last week. 90 pupils, parents and Beaks logged on to listen to Jamie Lennard speak with  Jason Roy, England Cricket,  World Cup Winner yesterday afternoon. In the fascinating talk, Mr Lennard and Jason discussed how he handled the pressure of delivering the throw that won England […]

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A Conversation with Jake Cooper-Woolley and Josh Bassett | Sport

  Over 80 pupils, parents and Beaks joined an online chat with Jake Cooper-Woolley and Josh Bassett, English professional rugby union players on Wednesday afternoon.    There were over 150 questions submitted before the event. The audience heard about the players rise to glory, motivational methods, set-backs along the way and how they have coped […]

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House Aquathlon | Lower Prep

This term has seen pupils from Year 3 to Year 6 take part in the House Aquathlon competitions. Everyone involved put in a supreme effort to ensure close fought races. Well done to all of those who competed, and particularly to those who won their races. A big thank you for all the staff who […]

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Touch Straits Tournament 2020

On Saturday 18th January, the College welcomed 45 ‘Touch Rugby’ teams to the sixth annual Straits Touch Tournament. The tournament was played in great spirits across five age groups (U10, U12, U14, U16 & U18) with 16 pitches in action. The addition of four newly laid pitches created the opportunity to increase the numbers and […]

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Prep and Senior House Aquathlon

This term has seen pupils from the Senior School and Years 7 and 8 participate in House Aquathlon competitions. Pupils could compete both individually and as part of teams to allow for as many as possible to participate. While an annual event for the Prep School, this was the first time the event has been […]

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Straits U16 & U18 Rugby 7s 2019

On Saturday, 7th December 2019, the final Straits Rugby tournament of the year took place. Two senior year groups were in action, in what was set to be a fantastic day of Rugby Sevens. The U16s, captained expertly by Derek Lee, started the defence of their 2018 title against SAIS with a comfortable 43-5 win. […]

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BISP 2019

Thursday, 21 st November, saw 80 pupils and nine staff travel to Phuket for the annual BISP Soccer 7s Football Tournament. We took teams across the U11, U13, U15 and U18 age groups, both boys and girls, and what a delight it was to see so many representing the school in one of Asia’s biggest […]

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Straits 7s Rugby U12,U13, and U14

On Saturday, 16th November, the first Rugby Straits Tournament of the year was played. With three year groups and a lot of anticipation we readied our teams as best we could. The U11 side found the going tough but got a win under their belt. The U13s had some very close matches and were competitive […]

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MCM Swim Meet

On Friday 15th November, MCM hosted its first internal swim meet. This was a great opportunity for the whole swim team, from the youngest Bronze New Swimmers to seniors in Elite, to come together and race in a relaxed environment. Swimmers sprinted their way through three or four events each, with plenty of parents supporting […]

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Straits Football 7s 2019

  This year the Marlborough Straits Football was adapted to 7 a-side with great success. We saw over forty teams competing in multiple age groups across sixteen pitches. The event was a great spectacle for the College and the noise and cheers in the knockout stages were infectious across each age group. U11 Boys & […]

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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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