World Cup Rippa Rugby teams for representing Selwyn Ridge and their adopted country Kenya today in the Inter-School Tournament held at Blake Park. Both teams showed sportsmanship and resilience throughout the day and being humble and graceful during the games that they won and loss. A special thanks to their team managers Year 6 – Landon Springall and Year 4 – Poppa Mike and Mary. Also to the wonderful parents who were able to help with transport and supported positively on the sidelines.
Participation and Plate Winner certificates will be presented at the Monday morning assembly next week.
Year 6 Team – 3rd in Pool A – Lost 4 – 6 to Katikati in the Plate Quarter Finals.
Year 4 Team – 3rd in Pool A – Won 7 – 5 against Otumoetai in the Plate Finals.
Our Selwyn Ridge Cross Country was held today at Waipuna Park. Well done to all students for doing their best in competitive and fun run races. It was great to see students achieving personal goals and pushing themselves to be the best they can be. A huge thanks to our wonderful STAR Group for organising and helping on the barbecue. Thanks to the Sport BOP youth for givng their time to help setup, marshal and dismantle the course and also help on the barbeque. A special thanks to the parents who came early in the morning to setup the course and also helped to dismantle the course and put the gear away. You all helped to make our event successful and enjoyable for everyone.
Congratulations to the Years 4/5/6 students who placed in the top seven in their race. These students have qualified to compete at the Sth Cluster Cross Country on Tuesday 6 June -pp Thursday 8 June at Waipuna Park.