Sports and ECA

A “clean sweep” in Clean Half Marathon for AISHK Swimmers

13 October 2017 Alasdair Ong 0

Seven AISHK students participated in Saturday’s iconic 15km Clean Half marathon swim from Stanley to Deep Water Bay, now often spoken of as one of the great open water races of the world. It was run in very rough conditions against the prevailing currents and winds, but this didn’t phase our swimmers, who completed a ‘clean sweep’ of the three major […Read more]

Sports and ECA

Big Wave Bay Excursion

15 September 2017 Alasdair Ong 0

This week all Year 5 and 6 students visited ‘Big Wave Bay’ as a culmination to their six week swimming program. The basis of the afternoon was to assimilate lifesaving and survival swimming skills in a realistic setting. Each house group rotated around four activities, performing skills such as: sculling and body orientation rescue skills relays, entries and exits survival […Read more]

Sports and ECA

Records Smashed at Swimming Carnival

6 September 2017 Alasdair Ong 0

The AISHK Secondary Swimming Carnival was held on 5 September at Kowloon Tsai Park Pool.  A wet start to the day outside the pool delayed the start of the carnival however, eager 400m swimmers still managed to finish their eight laps of the pool prior to the majority of students arriving. All students had the opportunity to warm-up with a […Read more]

Sports and ECA

AISHK athletes dominate at the VRC Emerald Bay Classic

23 August 2017 Alasdair Ong 0

Last Sunday 20 August, 12 AISHK students plus three alumni took part in the VRC Emerald Bay Classic, an open water swimming race in Sai Kung. Kristiana Echaluce, Sally Howell, Henry Phillis, William Phillis, Aneekah Styles, Natalie Chu, Ethan McGrath, Connor McGrath, Temana Short, Kaitlyn Buffon, Sam Thorley, Bill Thorley, and former AISHK swimmers Samantha, Eva, and Gabby Morton joined […Read more]

Sports and ECA

AISHK Swimmers Take Home the Gold

21 June 2017 Alasdair Ong 0

Two weeks ago our Year 6 swimmers went to Discovery College to participate in a swimming competition against 10 other international schools. Competition was fierce inside a very warm Discovery College pool. This swimming event provided students with a chance to compete with and against their friends and also secure some up-to-date swimming times. Many students swam personal best times […Read more]

Sports and ECA

Bill Thorley’s Guam success!

1 June 2017 Alasdair Ong 0

Congratulations to Bill Thorley who won the 10km International Cocos Crossing in Guam last week. This was an amazing achievement by Bill who also recently finished 6th in the HKASA 10km Open Water Championships where he competed against all ages. If he swims under a certain qualifying time in the HKASA SC 1500m in two weeks’ time he will hopefully […Read more]

Community

Splash Series 2017

15 May 2017 Alasdair Ong 0

Malvern College/Zoggs Splash 2017 at VRC Sai Kung Visit this link for more information: https://goo.gl/forms/Qau9YWIowV1NICxB2

Primary

Early Childhood Swim Fun Day Results

12 May 2017 Alasdair Ong 0

On Thursday all the Early Childhood Students displayed many of the swimming skills they had learnt in their eight week school swim program at the Inter House Swimming Fun Day, held at AISHK. Students participated in individual races, according to age and ability, and novelty relays for greater participation and a sense of fun. It was wonderful to see, and […Read more]