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U9 & U11 Cross Country

On Wednesday 25th September, a large squad of thirty eight U9 and U11 children headed to Bedok Reservoir for the second running friendly in the ACSIS league. Both teams took on a 2.2km course. Unfortunately the U14 team were unable to attend, however Sophie Parkhurst was still able to take part, having travelled to the […]

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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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U11 Basketball v AIS and UWC

The Under 11s Basketball came up against some very strong opposition at their first fixture, a mini-tournament held at Stamford American School in Singapore. However, they did not shy away from the challenge. Although losing in their first game 5-18 to the Australian International School, their tenacity and teamwork really shone through, giving the Aussies […]

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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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U12 Netball Match Report

Following a lucky break with the weather last Tuesday, the Marlborough U12 netball teams arrived at TTS prepared to compete in the second round of ACSIS league matches. The first game got underway quickly for our B team and, despite the extremely wet playing conditions, the team stayed focussed and achieved a score of 4-1 […]

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U12 Netball Match Report

On Tuesday 10th September Marlborough set off on a rather damp afternoon to cross international waters and compete in the first ACSIS fixture of the season at Tanglin Trust School, Singapore. The U12 A and B netball teams arrived in high spirits and began their warm up in preparation for the 2 back-to-back matches each […]

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U11 and U14 X-Country

On Wednesday 11th September twenty Marlborough students competed in the first X-country running friendly of the season, at Bedok Reservoir in Singapore. The U14 team took on a 3km course and the U11s a 2.2km course, both enduring a large hill along the way. All runners from the eleven participating schools faced a tough challenge […]

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U11 Rugby Centaurs v MCM

MCM travelled to Turf City, Singapore to play some friendly games against Centaurs U11 team on 7th September. Our team arrived at 2.45pm and was split into two mixed teams, The Eagles and The Falcons. The coaches also handed us our new strip for the games. The Falcons’ first match was a tight, gripping match […]

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MCM U16 Football Triumph

On Tuesday 3rd September 2013 Marlborough College Malaysia travelled to Singapore to play Stamford International American School in an enthralling match. MCM found their shooting boots as soon as they stepped foot on the pitch to fend off the Stamford American School side. Young gun Ebe Igwe struck in the early minute, assisted by Tek […]

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Friends of MCM, Welcome Coffee Morning

Tuesday 3rd September This morning, the Master of MCM, Bob Pick, warmly welcomed new parents and introduced the newly appointed Chairman of the “Friends of MCM”, Mrs Justine Walker and her industrious committee, to the Marlborough community. There was much excitement in the Dining Hall as members of the Senior Management Team, beaks and parents, […]

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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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Tri-Factor Triathlon

On Sunday 18th August, seven Prep School children took to the water, track and road to compete in the Tri-Factor Series Triathlon at East Coast Park, Singapore. Due to it still being the summer holidays, the squad was smaller than normal and unfortunately we lost several members due to illness or injury. Fortunately however, this […]

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MCUK Rugby Tour

Just before the beginning of the Michaelmas term, MCM were delighted to be joined by the Marlborough College UK XV and Development XV squads. They were passing through on their way back from a successful tour of Australia where they had showed the class that had brought them considerable recognition in the UK, including being […]

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MCM Welcomes Mark McVeigh

Marlborough College Malaysia welcomes Mark McVeigh as Deputy Head (Pastoral). Mark Joined MCM in August 2013 after 22 years at Marlborough in Wiltshire. During that time he was Head of Chemistry, (1991-1996) Housemaster of C2 (1996-2012) and International Liaison Officer (2012-2013). Mark was educated at Campbell College, Bristol University and Queen’s Belfast and brings excellent experience of academic, […]

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Munawir Hill Open House

The Munawir Hill Open House took place on Sunday 30th July and consisted of a house assembly followed by parent/boarder sports and a meal in the dining hall. It was a great success and Amir Shukri gives us his account of the day’s events. L W G Walters, HM Munawir Hill

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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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The Pit & Picotin Trip

As the final stages of term began for Munawir Hill, we took the opportunity to do some team building before the new influx of boarders arrives in August. To do so, the boarding house, in its entirety, headed to ‘The Pit’ at Turf City, Singapore before going to eat at ‘Picotin’. Below is Hakim Faizal’s […]

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