Athletics

Athletics competition covers the three broad disciplines; run, jump and throw.  Students with ability will be identified during PE lessons and...

Badminton

Badminton is a racquet sport played using racquets to hit a shuttlecock across a net. The most common forms of the game are “singles”...

Baseball

Baseball is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of nine players each, who take turns batting and fielding.  The batting team attempts to...

Basketball

Basketball is a sport that is played by two teams of five players on a rectangular court. The objective is to shoot a ball through a hoop 18...

Cricket

Cricket is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of eleven players on a cricket field, at the centre of which is a rectangular...

Cross Country

Cross country running is a sport in which teams and individuals run a race on open-air courses over natural terrain such as dirt or grass. The...

Fencing

Fencing, also called Olympic fencing, is a sport in which two competitors fight using ‘rapier-style’ swords, winning points by making...

Football

Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played between two teams of players. It is played by 250 million...

Golf

Golf is a club and ball sport in which players use various clubs to hit balls into a series of holes on a course in as few strokes as possible....

Hockey

Field hockey is played on sand-based or water-based artificial turf, with a small, hard ball.  The game is played between single-sex sides,...

Netball

Games are played on a rectangular court with raised goal rings at each end. Each team attempts to score goals by passing a ball down the court...

Rowing

Rowing is the act of propelling a boat using the motion of oars in the water.  This is a great opportunity to try a new sport – you may be...

Rugby

Rugby is a contact team sport which originated in England in the first half of the 19th century. One of the two codes of rugby football, it is...

Sailing

Sailing comprises wind propulsion of a craft by means of sails or other airfoils and steering it over water. A sailor manages the force of the...

Swimming

Swimming is open to students in term 1.  Those identified can compete in the inter-house heats and finals, then selection for the inter-school...

Table Tennis

Table tennis, also known as ping pong, is a sport in which two or four players hit a lightweight ball back and forth across a table using a small...

Tennis

Tennis is a racket sport that can be played individually against a single opponent (singles) or between two teams of two players each (doubles)....

Volleyball

Volleyball is a team sport in which two teams of six players are separated by a net. Each team tries to score points by grounding a ball on the...