Student Spotlight: Jaden Movold

Year 12 Rangitoto College student Jaden Movold has always loved competing in sports, but it wasn’t until a year ago that he found a new passion in wheelchair racing. During lockdown, Jaden got up at 12.30am to be a part of a virtual Boston Marathon through Zoom with World and Paralympic Wheelchair Racing champions from all over the world. He got to meet his idols and pushed for 1 hour 18 minutes and 4 seconds (the current Boston record time), with over 60 other racers. He pushed for over 21 kms... Read More

Update on Winter Sport Seasons

Yesterday the government eased the restrictions on gatherings to allow for up to 100 people to gather, effective Friday. This is good news as it will allow sports teams to train together, and to play each other, when they are ready to do so. National Sporting Organisations and Sport New Zealand are currently revising their guidance documents and they should be available in the next few days. College Sport Auckland is on track to begin the winter school sport season the week beginning Monday 15 June. Several entry forms are now open... Read More

Hosting Requirements

The following hosting requirements apply to all College Sport Auckland season competitions with internal draw management i.e. Basketball (Premier + Central, Eastern, Western & Counties Manukau Zones), Football, Hockey (Auckland & Super City), Girls Lacrosse, Rugby League, and Squash. The Host School will be the team on the left hand side of draw (this includes fixtures played at council and club venues) or the school physically hosting the fixture i.e. schools used as a central venue. The Host School will be responsible for the following, in line with current government... Read More

Student Spotlight: Lucia Doak

Year 13 Kristin student Lucia Doak found her love for water polo at a young age, spotting a flippa ball poster after a swim session at AUT Millennium. Intrigued, she signed up and found out she loved it. After two years Lucia moved into the more advanced sport of water polo and hasn’t stopped playing since. She describes becoming ‘instantly attached’ to the sport after attending development camps and clinics provided by North Harbour Water Polo Club. Lucia first represented New Zealand in 2016, and in November last year she... Read More

Student Spotlight: Holly Williams

In today’s feature we get to know a bit about Holly Williams, a Year 11 student from Westlake Girls High School. Holly has been nominated by the Director of Sport at Westlake Girls, Liz Page, who says “Holly is the epitome of a true multi-code athlete and a real all-rounder. She has a natural athleticism, but also a competitive drive to succeed in all the sports she focuses on. Holly is also a great team member and even as a young player has shown a lot of leadership in representing... Read More

ISO Distance Competition

  Congratulations to the College Sport Auckland ISO Distance Champions – Baradene College! Well done to all the staff and students across Auckland for getting involved in this challenge and keeping active during Alert Level 3.   Final Leader Board: School Kms Points* Baradene College 4972 3764 Glenfield College 1389 3149 Sacred Heart College 3524 2700 Horizon School 99 2424 ACG Parnell College 2032 1969 St Peter’s College 2279 1750 ACG Sunderland College 466 1665 King’s College 1694 1552 Mt Albert Grammar School 4772 1543 St Mary’s College 1438 1398... Read More

UPDATED Alert Level 2 information from Sport NZ

Sport New Zealand has published UPDATED information detailing what Alert Level 2 will mean for play, active recreation and sport. Under Alert Level 2 the disease is contained, but there is still a risk of community transmission. The objective of the guidelines is to minimise the risk of transmission of the virus, and to be able to rapidly track and isolate any cases that may arise. CLICK HERE TO VIEW UPDATED ALERT LEVEL 2 INFORMATION   Read More

Student Spotlight: Zeshan Bari

After dominating the cricket scene at intermediate school, Zeshan Bari took a few years off the game. After undergoing knee surgery last year, he picked up the sport again, and gained selection into the schools 1st XI, in time for his final year at school. Zeshan set his mind on being a true student of the game, studying it’s intricacies and spending much time each week developing his craft. In Term 1 this year, he has played brilliantly for the Lynfield College 1st XI and has been selected as a member... Read More

ISO 3K Competition: Run for your school

The final results are in! Well done to everyone who participated in our ISO 3K competition – we had over 6,500 entries from 65 different schools. Congratulations to Mt Albert Grammar School who are the official College Sport Auckland ISO 3K champions!   Final Leader Board: School Points Mt Albert Grammar School 702 Baradene College 674 Sacred Heart College 646 St Peter’s College 521 St Mary’s College 430 Macleans College 248 King’s College 230 Pakuranga College 192 ACG Parnell College 184 Glenfield College 178 St Cuthbert’s College 173 Westlake Boys... Read More