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MCM Triathlon

Thursday 7th August 2012 and Thursday 18th August 2016 provided the 19th and 20th Gold medals for Team GB and, perhaps more importantly, meant that a boy from Horsforth in Leeds fulfilled his childhood dreams of winning an Olympic title. Growing up in Yorkshire had given this boy much of his grit and determination through […]

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South East Asia Netball Tournament

It’s been a fantastic weekend at the South East Asia Netball Tournament for our fast developing U16 and U18 teams. The teams played a total of 12 games against some of the top school sides in the region, each of which was fiercely competitive and thrilling to spectate. The U16s achieved a very respectable 5th […]

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Creative Music Workshop with Sungai Melayu School

On Wednesday 8th March the Prep School welcomed twenty pupils from Sungai Melayu School for a two-hour creative music workshop with our Year 6 pupils. It was a lively morning of singing and music-making on the mini-marimbas and djembes, with our pupils joining the fray helping out with some impromptu instrumental coaching. The music we […]

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Prep School Music Recital March 2017

On Tuesday 7th March, over 80 Upper Prep pupils gathered in the LRC to perform at the biggest Prep School Music Recital to date. In addition to the soloist performers, we had various ensembles including our choirs and the Prep School Orchestra, who performed an elegant rendition of Joe Hisaishi’s One Summer’s Day, the main […]

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Annual Careers Fair 2017

On Friday 3rd March the Annual Careers Fair took place at the College in its now well-established ‘speed-dating’ format. Pupils were treated to an opening keynote address by a local Johorean, Mr Syed Saddiq, who is an Asian debating champion and youth advocate. Pupils were able to relate to his experiences and he encouraged everyone […]

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Pancake Races

After last week’s postponement due to rain, the Annual Inter-House Pancake Race took place at lunchtime today. This popular contest was split into three categories this year; Prep School, Senior Girls’ Houses and Senior Boys’ Houses. Hunt was victorious in the Prep School competition, Honan House won the girls’ race and Wills retained the boys’ […]

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MCM Arts Week 2017

Last week saw the first Arts Week at MCM, a week dedicated to celebrating the Arts throughout the College, with involvement from Reception to Upper Sixth. We have had a series of events, ranging from musical concerts to portrait drawing and the week began with a lunchtime concert on Monday 13th February, which attracted a […]

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Senior House Matches February 2017

Marlborough College Malaysia held the Season 2 House Match competitions on Saturday 11th February 2017. The U14 boys and girls took part in Football whilst the U16 and U18 pupils competed in Touch. All the pupils represented their Houses with pride and each member of every House became more connected in a way that only […]

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ISKL Invitational Tournament U16

ISKL are well-known in South East Asia as one of the strongest schools for both Rugby and Touch. On Friday night, Marlborough arrived at ISKL for some friendly matches ahead of the Saturday tournament. In two gutsy performances both teams beat formidable ISKL teams, setting themselves up for a good day on Saturday. On Saturday, […]

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ISKL Tournament Success

The U18 touch and rugby teams visited ISKL this weekend to compete in competitions that bring together some of the best teams from the KL region and this year even attracted the Singapore American School. The touch team competed brilliantly throughout the weekend against some of the best teams in South East Asia. They had […]

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Straits Rugby 10s Tournament 2017

Marlborough College Malaysia was extremely proud to welcome 52 teams to the 3rd Annual Straits 10s Trophy tournament on Saturday. We hosted club and school sides from Singapore, Johor and Kuala Lumpur; it was great to see old teams coming back to defend titles and new teams wanting to make an impression. The games, played […]

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ABRSM High Scorers Concert 2017

We were delighted that Elena Tan, one of our Remove IGCSE musicians, was invited to perform at the ABRSM high scores’ event in the Black Box in the Mall of Medini onSaturday, 14th January. Elena was extremely well deserving of this opportunity. Having been awarded 142 out of 150 in her Grade 4 singing examination, […]

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UWCSEA Dover Phoenix Sevens Tournament

Marlborough Rugby 1st team made history on Saturday by winning their third straight sevens tournament, reclaiming the coveted UWCSEA Dover Phoenix Sevens title. Victory in the tournament never looked guaranteed, despite the team’s current run of form that has seen them undefeated in their previous two tournaments. In the second game of the day the […]

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Carol Service 2016

In the presence of the Archbishop of the Anglican Communion of South East Asia, the Rt Revd Datuk Dr Ng Moon Hing, and the College Chaplain, the Archdeacon of Johor Bahru, Revd Edward John, the Marlborough community gathered for their annual Carol Service on the final Sunday of the Michaelmas term, 11th December 2016. The […]

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The Straits Rugby 7s Tournament 2016

Marlborough welcomed back teams for the second annual Straits Sevens Trophy on Saturday 10th December. The six teams in the U16 round robin and seven teams in the U18 competition consisted of quality school and club sides from Kuala Lumpur, Singapore and Johor. Games throughout the day were fast paced, showing great skill, outstanding physical […]

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New Bikes for the College

The Friends of MCM are pleased to announce that during the half term break we were able to purchase a selection of bicycles for use by the pupils of the College. Although the main project moving forward for Friends is the Eco Garden, this has been delayed due to the Sports Hall construction works. On […]

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December IGCSE and IB Drama Showcase

Two wonderful evenings were had by all at the December IGCSE and IB Drama Showcase: Remove pupils bravely presented their own devised pieces and did so with flair and conviction; Hundred pupils demonstrated real creativity and a wide spread of genres throughout their work; the IB Performance and Literature class were breathtaking in their rendition […]

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Straits Touch Tournament 2016

There was an impressive standard of touch on show at the annual MCM Straits Touch Tournament. The 32 participating teams from KL, Singapore and MCM played with relentless determination, making it an extremely competitive day amongst all age categories. The quality of the Straits has undoubtedly risen alongside the growth of the tournament itself, which […]

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