Weet-Bix Tryathlon 2017

Wow!!! What a proud day to see you all our wonderful Selwyn Ridge children completing the Weet-Bix Tryathlon Event

today at Arataki Park, Mt Maunganui. Thanks so much to all the amazing parents  for organising your child/ren for the event. Thanks  to the fantastic children for showing all the kid on the ridge qualities of perseverance, resilience, determination, sportsmanship and giving it your best.

 

to see you all our wonderful Selwyn Ridge children completing the Weet-Bix Tryathlon Event

today at Arataki Park, Mt Maunganui. Thanks so much to all the amazing parents  for organising your child/ren for the event. Thanks  to the fantastic children for showing all the kid on the ridge qualities of perseverance, resilience, determination, sportsmanship and giving it your best.

 

 

 

2017 Sports Assembly

Congratulations all our sports cup recipients for 2017 – We wish you all the best for your future in sports, continue to soar high.

MAJOR SPORTS AWARDS 2017

Chess – Benjamin Hulbert

This person has displayed a true commitment towards the game. He is analytical and deploys strategy in every move he makes. He has been willing to share his knowledge with younger, less experienced players and this has been appreciated.

The winner for 2017 is….Benjamin Hulbert.

Swimming Girl – Shaeli Brewer

The winner of the girls swimming award this year swims like a fish. She glides gracefully through the water and is a wonderful role model off the water for all aspiring swimmers. She humbly accepts all her awards, and there are a lot of them!

The girls swimming award this year goes to Shaeli Brewer.

Swimming Boy – Caleb Piddington

The boys swimming award goes to someone who’s demonstrated extreme natural potential in the pool this year. He displays a great stroke and has mastered all disciplines in the pool.

The boys swimming award this year goes to Caleb Piddington

Athletic Girl – Shaeli Brewer

The award for the top athletics girl of 2017 goes to a person who performed consistently well at our annual school events. She is an all rounder on the track and in the field. She always competes fairly and encourages all those around her to give their best.

The award for the top athletics girl of 2017 goes to Shaeli Brewer.

Athletic Boy – Kadin Nogaj

This person is an extremely gifted natural athlete who possesses skills across a multitude of disciplines. This athlete demonstrates determination and focus and as a result of this he has achieved outstanding results. They represented at Sth Cluster and WBOP events and has recently been selected for the NZ Atheltics team.

A deserving winner of this years trophy – Congratulations to Kadin Nogaj

Cross Country Boy – Kadin Nogaj.

This person has all the attributes of a fine long distance athlete. This athlete has the ability to pace a race superbly, calling upon all of his sprinting prowess to finish races strongly. He powers around any course pushing his limits to achieve the best results.

The winner of the boys cross country award for 2017 is Kadin Nogaj.

Cross Country Girl – Jessica Pilbrow

Your dedication to improving your fitness and skills as a long distance runner were evident during all class sessions in the lead up to the cross country. You have a competitive nature and the ability to set a goal and work towards it. As result, you placed first in our school event and went on to do well at the cluster event.

The 2017 Girls Cross Country award goes to Jessica Pilbrow.

Sportsmanship Girl –  Emma Springall

The winner of the girls sportsmanship award truly deserves this honour. She has always been a pivotal member of any sports team she has been involved in, due to her wonderful attributes as a team player. Win or lose she accepts the result graciously with a big smile and a sincere congratulations. We are delighted to present the award for outstanding  sportmanship 2017 to Emma Springall

Sportsmanship Boy – Thomas McKenzie

This person is a talented sportsman who has been involved in a range of sporting codes over his time at Selwyn Ridge.  He is a committed team-player who is highly valued by peers and coaches alike.  He is to be admired for his quiet strength and determination to do his best, and for the gracious manner in which he treats opponents whether his team has won or lost. he is never self on the field and prefers to share the spot light rather than having it shine on him. A true gentleman, we are delighted to present the award for outstanding sportsmanship 2017 to Thomas McKenzie

Contribution to Sport – Benjamin Hulbert

You are a very confident and talented athlete on the track and field or in the pool. You’re passionate about all things sporting and have been heavily involved in a range of sporting codes this year and during your time at Selwyn Ridge. You have achieved excellent results in various sporting events in 2017. You set yourself high standards and work mercilessly towards achieving those goals. We thank you for your contribution to SRP and to the sporting world and look forward to seeing soar high in the future. Congratulations Benjamin Hulbert

WBOP Athletics Results and photos

Well done to Josie Ward, Shaeli Brewer, Kadin Nogaj, Benjamin Hulbert, Hamish Neilson, Tayla Hartwell, Ruby Peddle, Bailee-Ann Boyne and Reef Joseph for competing well at the WBOP Athletics today at the Gordan Spratt Domain. Athletes gave their best in their qualifing events and  achieved personal best results as well. Thank to the parents who were able to come and support all our athletes and provide transport.   Certificates will be presented at the sports assembly on Monday 4 December at 8:35am in the school hall.

Results:

Year 6 Boys – Kadin Nogaj – 3rd 800m Race – Year 6 Relay team member – 2nd place
 Year 6 Boys  – Benjamin Hulbert – 3rd Discus
Year 6 Girls – Shaeli Brewer – 3rd Soft Shot
Year 5 Girls – Tayla Hartwell – 1st Highjump
Year 5 Boys – Reef Joseph – 3rd 800m Race

 

 

Sth Cluster Athletics – 2017

Congratulations to all our year 5/6 athletes for representing Selwyn Ridge at the Sth Cluster Athletics event held at Gordan Spratt Domain. Athletes performed their personal best in all their events and supported and encouraged eachother throughout the day.  Congratulations to the athletes who gained places in their event. All  the certificates will be presented at the Sports Assembly on Monday 4 December.  The WBOP Athletic Event will be held on Wednesday 29 November at the Gordan Spratt Domain.

Sth Cluster Results:

Year 5 Girls: Bailee-ann Boyne – 3rd 100m Sprints – 3rd High Jump – 3rd Long Jump – 1st Discus

Tayla Hartwell – 2nd High Jump

Year 5  Boys: Reef Joseph – 1st 800m Race

Year 6 Girls: Shaeli Brewer – 2nd Long Jump – 1st Soft Shot

Josie Ward – 2nd Discus

Year 6 Boys: Kadin Nogaj – 2nd 100m Sprints – 1st High Jump – 1st Long Jump – 1st 800m Race

Benjamin Hulbert – 3rd Long Jump – 2nd 800m Race

Hamish Neilson – 3rd High Jump

Year 5 Relay Team – 2nd Place: Tayla Hartwell, Samantha Drury-Martin, Zack Ioane & Cameron Springall.

Year 6 Relay Team – 1st Place: Shaeli Brewer, Caitlin Bruton, Kadin Nogaj & Hamish Neilson.

Grand Year 5/6 Relay Team: 4th Place – Bailee-ann Boyne,  Josie Ward, Benjamin Hulbert, Reef Joseph,

 

 

Year 5/6 World Cup Cricket Tournament

Well done to our Year 5/6 World Cup Cricket Tournament Team, Bailee-ann Boyne, Brittany Jenkins, Nate Handley, Seb Drew, Blake Smith, Benji Hulbert, Cameron Springall and Flynn Waller. The represented their adopted country Australia placing 8th overall out of 22 teams.  Great sportsmanship with every player supporting and encouraging eachother throughout the day.  The team won 1st place for best dressed and loudest chants. Aussie!!! Aussie!!! Aussie Oi!! Oi!! Oi!!