Sapsasa Orienteering trials
The Sapsasa Orienteering Teams were finalised last week. The Relay Championships will be held on Friday 11th August at the South East Parklands. Congratulations to Cormac M, Daniel R, Trent H, Thomas R, Thomas B, William H, Lucas D, Oliver B, Zac S, Gracie T, Charlotte O, Emerson-Rose D, Chloe D, Bethany VR, Maggie H, Lukas E, Alex G, Thomas Z, Zawad A, Ishaan B, Christian S, Oscar V, Ned B, Max B, Sam B, Grace B, Angus C, Giselle D, Ella M, Laura B, Max T, Lachlan C and Sam W who have been selected to represent our school. They will be running in a relay team of three students per team. Ten teams this year. A big thank you to Desmond Norman who has been training the teams. Visit the website http://www.sa.orienteering.asn.au/ for more information of Orienteering events near to you.
Sapsasa District Athletics Trial selection
Congratulations to the following students who have been selected to represent Colonel Light Gardens Primary School in the Combined Athletics Carnival on Wednesday 23rd August.
100m Max B, Thomas Z, Evie Z, Scarlet H, Finn D-G, Angus C, Ashleigh S, Haydee K, Callum W, Jack B, Marielle B, Stella M, Charlie F, Billy E, Demi K and Kiana M
200m Max B, Evie Z, Finn D-G, Ashleigh S, Haydee K, Callum W, Oscar C, Marielle B, Stella M, Billy E and Demi K
800m Lukas E, Ned B, Evie Z, Yui T, Isaac B, Jacob H, Nellie K, Ashleigh S, Oscar C, Mitchel O, Marielle B, Abby K, Callum S, Noah T, Chantilly J and Kiana M
High Jump Thomas Z, Lukas E, Ruby T, Finn D-G, Sophie A, Oscar C, Georgie L, Billy E and Sammy B
Long Jump – Max B, Scarlett H, Samuel A, Charlize J, Sophie A, Josh B, Darcy G, Daniel T and Emma S
Shot Put – Hamish W, Poppy S, Sam L, Grace B, Milad E-H, Paige M, Noah H and Ruby Z
Discus – Rex W, Poppy S, Samuel A, Grace B, Jack B, Jessica Z, Daniel T and Sammy B
SAPSASA Basketball Championships
On Wednesday 9th August our two teams went to Pasadena High School to compete with other schools in various districts in the Basketball Championships.
The boys team Mitchell O, Billy E, Daniel T, Dylan N, Charlie F, Joshua B, Nathan H, Ethan S and Callum S came 7th. A big to Ashley Blight who coached the team.
I coached the girls team Kiana M, Paige M, Abby K, Ruby Z, Ava B, Aneesa S and Emma S came 4th . Well done to both teams for representing our school so well. It was a great day overall.
George England from National Taekwondo Adelaide comes to our school annually to run a free lesson to all students emphasising the importance of eating healthy, positive wellbeing and being safe. All students really enjoyed the session this week. Some chose to take a voucher to enable them to a months (four lessons) of Taekwondo. George’s lessons are conducted in the scout hall on Mortlock Oval. Feel free to contact George Engand on Mobile No. 0418 819 705 to discuss any information with him.