Primary Athletics Carnival
Congratulations to all the Primary girls for a fabulous effort at the Athletics Carnival yesterday. It was wonderful to see so much participation in the field events, and optional 800m.
Thank you also to the teachers and coaches who worked very hard on the day to ensure things ran smoothly.
Congratulations again to everyone.
NEW RECORDS 2019
||House||Event|| Old Record
|| New Record
| Anjola Petrie
||Barton|| 800m 10 Years
| Nancy Newton
|| 800m 11 Years
| Age Champions
|8/9 Years||Rosie Pallet||Docker||38|
|10 Years||Camille Coonan||Christian||44|
|11 Years||Alexandra Tavendale||Docker||36|
|12 Years||Stella Argyrides||Badham||46|
| Primary Championship
|Open 100m||Isla Hootman 0:15.02||Langley|
|Primary Running Cup||Name|| Points
Awarded to the
PRIMARY ATHLETICS HOUSE WINNER
The squad for the IPSHA Athletics Team will be announced at the end of week 8.
A reminder that the Primary 1500m will be run at Athletics training on Monday 17 June at ES Marks Athletic field. The girls will take the bus to the field after school. Pick up at the field is at 4.50pm or outside the Sports Hall at approximately 5.20pm. Please email me email@example.com if you would like your daughter to participate.
IPSHA Touch Football and Year 3 Minkey Trials
Trials for Term III sport will be held at Moore Park, Cnr Robertson Road, on Tuesday 24 June. The girls will take the bus from SCEGGS to Moore Park at 3.15pm and can be picked up at the field at 4.50pm or return to school on the bus, arriving at the SCEGGS Sports Hall at approximately 5.20pm. Please ensure your daughter is wearing her SCEGGS Sports uniform and has a large water bottle.
Girls will not be able to participate if they do not have a mouth guard and shin pads. Mouth guards can be purchased at the chemist and moulded at home. Hockey sticks can be purchased at large sports stores. The top of the stick should be in line with the waist when the stick is resting vertically on the ground.
Years 7-12 Athletics Carnival
ES Marks Field, Tuesday 18 June 2019
Roll Call: All students are to arrive at school as usual in correct sports uniform in time for Roll Call in their Form room at 8.20am.
Travel Arrangements: Since the Carnival may be cancelled if there is likelihood of rain it is essential that all students make their way to school and travel by hired coaches. No student is permitted to make her own way to the Carnival.
The School will leave ES Marks Field at approximately 2.30pm. All girls will be taken back to school on the buses. Under no circumstance can any girl make her own way home until dismissed after the return to school. If parents are present at the Carnival students may be dismissed at the conclusion of the Carnival, after contact has been made between the parent and the Form Teacher.
Uniform: Girls must wear their correct school sports uniform which can include a T-shirt in their House colours.
A school sports hat, sunscreen, and school jumper and/or school tracksuit, must be brought to the Carnival. Students will be sitting in an exposed area which can get very cold.
Lunch: There are no canteen facilities. All girls must bring their own lunch and plenty of water to drink during the day. No girl will be allowed outside the area for any reason.
Behaviour: SCEGGS has been very fortunate to have the opportunity to use the ES Marks Field. The staff at the venue have been very co-operative and helpful. Please return their hospitality by showing thoughtful behaviour.
Generally: There are to be no electronic devices, phones, Tablet PCs etc and definitely no chewing gum. Just bring your House spirit and participate enthusiastically.
All girls must sit in their allocated areas when they arrive at the venue.
NOTE: House Officials and competitors in the first three events will leave school on the first bus.
Sports Training/Rehearsals: There will be no sports trainings on the day.
There will be NO Secondary Music co-curricular rehearsals on the day of the Carnival.
St Peter’s Players will go ahead as scheduled.
Wet Weather: Be fully prepared for wet weather (umbrellas, raincoats, etc.). In the case of extremely inclement weather a decision will be made at 8.00am. If WET WEATHER results in the cancellation of the Carnival, we will operate on the Day 2 Timetable. Girls should be as prepared as possible for the day, although we will understand if they are not able to have every single thing they need for the four lessons!
Good luck to all Houses.
Director of Sport