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Year 5 and 6 Summer Sport 2021

Year 5 and 6 Summer Sport

Our Southwell Sports programme is divided into two categories; Southwell Sport and Southwell Club Sport.

Southwell Club Sport (External Competitions)

Southwell Club Sport will see selected teams, across various codes, entered into local external competitions and involved in our traditional Independent School Sports Fixtures (excluding Cycling). The fundamentals of this sporting option focuses on developing and extending athletes across codes; developing transferable physical and social skills in a competitive environment. These teams will be selected based on skills, attitude and effort from school trials as indicated in the dates below. Trials are open to ANY student in Years 5 or 6 who wish to be considered for selection.

Our competitive Southwell Club Sports Options for Term 1, 2021 will consist of:

Tuesday – 3.30 – 4.20pm and Thursday 2.30 – 3.20pm sports practices.

Basketball, Cricket, Touch and Tennis.

Cycling – Thursday 2.30 – 4.00pm and Racing (Optional) Thursday 5.30pm

Southwell Sport (Internal Competition)

Tuesday – 3.30 – 4.20pm and Thursday 2.30 – 3.20pm

Southwell Sport will allow students to select, learn, play and compete in a variety of sporting codes played internally within our Southwell community. This option focuses on developing fundamental physical and social skills that can be transferred across sporting codes in line with our competitive ‘Club’ option. Weekly Southwell Sport sessions will be split between a training session and an internal competition session.  

Southwell Sport will consist of:

Cross Sport and Aqua Activities.

Parent support with coaching and managing. We welcome and require parents who are able to offer their time to coaching or managing. Parents allow our sports programme to offer more teams and more opportunities to our children.

Please note Muster dates for Term 4 – Week 8 & 9.

Tuesday 14th & 21st September 2021 – 3.30 – 4.20pm 

Thursday 16th & 23rd September, 2.30 – 3.20pm

Students will require the appropriate sports gear and equipment for their chosen code.  Aqua activities will need PE gear rather than swimming togs.

Additional Sport options for Term 1 are:

WaterPolo, Inline Hockey, Girl’s Cricket and Equestrian.

For any information or advice please contact:

Becki Ross – Sports Convenor – becki.ross@southwell.school.nz