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Footloose the Musical

Last week, Shell’s production of ‘Footloose’ was performed to parents and pupils over three days. Although having to sacrifice some lunchtimes and after-school free time for the rehearsals, we got to know each other better and, though it was tough at times, we had fun. Special credit must go to Miss Pyper and Miss Cowley, […]

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ACSIS X Country Championships U12 & U14

On 13th November, the MCM U12 and U14 runners arrived at Tampines Bike Park for the annual ACSIS Middle School X-Country Championships. LFS played host to the event and welcomed the fifteen competing schools into the grounds and immediately under the shaded area. Temperatures soared above 30 degrees centigrade and the air was thick with […]

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Design & Technology Trip to Southampton University Malaysia Campus

On Monday 11th November the Design and Technology students from Remove and Hundred were taken on a trip to The University of Southampton’s Malaysia campus in Educity, Iskandar. After an introductory talk by Professor John McBride about studying Engineering at Southampton we were taken on a tour of the Engineering Department. This included a brief […]

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U14 Running Report 6th Nov

With the long anticipated ACSIS Running Championships only a week away, the MCM U14 squad travelled to their last friendly on 6th November, for some final race preparations. The friendlies throughout the season have not only been an excellent way of keeping our runners on track and fit for competition, they have also provided valuable […]

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U19 Cross-Country Championships

On 30th October, five dedicated senior runners sacrificed the last day of their half term break to attend the ACSIS U19 Cross-Country Championships at Pasir Ris, Singapore. The 5km race for both boys and girls was gruelling in the heat and humidity. Runners from the eleven competing schools were clearly pushed to their limit, which […]

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House Shout 2013

The Marlborough House Shout took place on the final evening of the half term before a full house in the drama theatre. Taylor House began the proceedings and performed ‘Demons’, a somewhat dark song by Indie Rock band Imagine Dragons. The tonal quality of the performance was most impressive and the piano playing of accompanist […]

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U14 Rugby Team Win Singapore Cricket Club Qualifying Tournament

The U14A team bounced back from a difficult weekend at the Centaurs Tournament to win the qualifying tournament for world-renowned Singapore Cricket Club Sevens. The team won games against UWCSEA Dover, Australian International School and Tanglin Trust School on their way to the overall win. The victory against Tanglin Trust School was particularly sweet considering […]

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Centaurs Rugby Tournament

The U16s went into the Centaurs Rugby Tournament with a little anxiety. New players, others who were out of age group for our normal school fixtures and games to be played on an astro-turf all contributed to a sense of something new and potentially special. The College was not disappointed. Mr Walters Master ic Rugby […]

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U14 Rugby Tanglin Trust School v MCM

The U14A rugby team played in their first game of the ACSIS league this week and despite a brilliant performance lost 19-12. The U14A side dominated possession and territory; they were camped on the Tanglin try line multiple times in the game but were held out by a brave Tanglin defensive effort. The team will […]

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U14 Rugby UWCA East v MCM

MCM Win 41-5 On Tuesday the U14 rugby team travelled to UWCA EAST in Singapore. The match started with an early try from Joe O’Connor on the switch. Within the first quarter of the match we were three tries up and looking good. Just before half time we had a catalogue of errors to give […]

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Magellan Beagle Hash

After weeks of planning, the day prior to the event arrived and the hares (Adam Wright, Alec Hewison, Tim Wu-Murphy, Rory Tan, Mr Nicholson and Mr Harkins) set out on an adventure through the plantation, to set the trail for our fellow boarders to follow. We used both red and yellow tags and shredded paper […]

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Rugby U14 v SMK Kangkar Pulai and Bandar Baru

The U14 Rugby side played against the SMK Kangkar Pulai and Bandar Baru in a game that was split across three thirds. Marlborough came out convincing winners at the end of the game with a score line of 31 – 5. Although this was a good victory it was the performance that underpinned the victory which […]

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Rugby U16 v SMK Raiders

We were pleased to welcome SMK Kangkar Pulai for the first time on MCM soil this weekend and, having brought both an U14 team and and U16 team, they proved stiff opposition. Below is a report from the Captain, Tim Wu-Murphy and Dash Baldwin, both of whom played key parts in the U16 victory. Mr […]

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MCM pick up first rugby silverware

Recent successes in the U16 Johor Rugby Circuit led to the finals on the 25th August. MCM sent its First X out to Kluang to do battle and, after one loss and three victories, picked up its first rugby silverware, the bowl. Below is Ameer Chughtai and Tim Wu-Murphy’s account of an historic day. L […]

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Prize Day: Saturday 6th July 2013

The inaugural Marlborough College Malaysia Prize Day took place on the final morning of the academic year. Blue skies and sunshine greeted the five hundred attendees for the event which took place in the sports hall. Mr John Manser, Chairman of Council, and the Master gave speeches following music from the orchestra and a rousing […]

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2013 Marlborough Miles

On Wednesday 8th May Marlborough College Malaysia took part in a whole school charity event: 2013 Marlborough Miles. The challenge began before sunrise with the sprightly boarders and the less sprightly Beaks at the ready. By breakfast, an astonishing 500 Marlborough Miles had been achieved; setting the standards high for the arrival of the day pupils and parent participants. At 8:45am […]

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