Sports and ECA

Double Gold For Aquathon Team

28 May 2018 Brigitte McNamara 0

14 of our fastest primary school students joined 190 students from 15 International and ESF schools on Friday 18 May to take part in the Annual Kellett Aquathon. An Aquathon is a swim/run event competed in teams of 6; 3 boys and 3 girls. Each team member swims 250m and runs 850m with the times or rankings added together to […Read more]

Primary

 2018 Early Childhood Swimming Carnival

15 May 2018 Brigitte McNamara 0

On Thursday 10 May, all  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, […Read more]

Secondary

Head of Secondary Message

29 March 2018 Brigitte McNamara 0

Well-done to all our students and staff for managing a very successful, but busy, Term 1. The secondary students reported back on the hugely engaging Activity Week program: 13 different experiential learning courses across ten different countries, all within the one week. The assembly held this week to view the course-work of the Activity Week was both enjoyable and inspirational. […Read more]

Sports and ECA

Just Keep Swimming

2 February 2018 Alasdair Ong 0

Year 10 student Bill Thorley has once again produced astounding results in swimming. What Bill achieved in Open Water swimming over the Australian summer is unprecedented. Significantly, he became the Australian champion, a massive victory finishing in front of some of Australia’s strongest swimmers. The atmosphere at the Australian Championships is amazing… perhaps could be described as ‘intoxicating’. (Mr Ken […Read more]

Primary

Primary Swimming Carnival

10 November 2017 Alasdair Ong 0

Congratulations to all Year 3-6 students for participating in the Primary Swimming Carnival last Friday. Kwun Tong Indoor Pool is a wonderful venue for this event. The enthusiasm and participation levels of all students were to be admired. It was delightful to see everyone ‘having a go’.   Once again, many records were broken, 15 in total, a fantastic effort. The […Read more]

Primary

Primary Swimming Carnival

6 November 2017 Alasdair Ong 0

On Thursday 9 November, all of our Primary Students will eagerly compete in the Inter House Swimming Carnival to see which House goes home with the House Trophy. The competition will be held in the Kwun Tong Indoor Pool from 9:00am – 2:00pm.  It would be great to see as many  spectators as possible to help cheer on our students. […Read more]

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]