Sport

Walk-it Circuit in full force

Walk-it Circuit in full force

In 2012 the Walk-it circuit has remained a huge success at our school. The kids love having a chance to exercise and get some much needed oxygen into their brains. The specific movements which take place on the Walk-it circuit do not only help with oxygen but also aid the crossing of hemispheres in the brain as well as improving[Read More…]

by February 28, 2012 Sport
Luke Planting and Daniel Sutcliffe help U13A’s to a Nailbiting Victory

Luke Planting and Daniel Sutcliffe help U13A’s to a Nailbiting Victory

This afternoon I had the joy of going with Mr Sills and the U13A Team to their cricket match at Westcott Primary. We batted first and with the help of Luke Planting, who scored a tremendous 54 not out and David Botha who assisted superbly, we managed a competitive 105 in 20 overs. We then went into bowl. The boys[Read More…]

by February 23, 2012 Sport
All Four Athletes through to FINAL WP Trials

All Four Athletes through to FINAL WP Trials

This morning four of our leading Athletes once again took to the tartan to become one step closer to becoming a Provincial Athlete. It was a scorching day and they had to dig deep in order to accomplish this goal. The four boys did superbly and ALL of them made it through to the FINAL round. This round will be[Read More…]

by February 23, 2012 Sport
FOUR Athletes through to last round of WP Trials

FOUR Athletes through to last round of WP Trials

On Monday, eight of our athletes participated in the next round of Western Province Trials. They all performed superbly and made us incredibly proud. Four of these eight made it through to the third and final round of trials. A HUGE Sun Valley Group of Schools congratulations to the following Athletes.

by February 21, 2012 Sport
Sensational Swimming at The Sun Valley Inter-house Gala

Sensational Swimming at The Sun Valley Inter-house Gala

This morning our Swimmers launched into the pool with the hope of becoming House champions of 2012. It was a picturesque day. No wind, great sunshine and amazing company. The pool was sparkling blue and the parents had poured in to watch their beloved sons and daughters. There was plenty of shade out for the swimmers as well as the[Read More…]

by February 15, 2012 Sport

EIGHT Athletes through to next round of Provincial Trials

Eight of our finest Athletes have made it through to the next round of Western Province Trials. They will be competing on the 20th of February in order to make it through to the last round. The athletes who made it through to the next round are: Luke Altman – 1200m Jesse Donn – 1500m Stella Emmerson – Long Jump[Read More…]

by February 12, 2012 Sport
U13 Girls make it to Reddam Final, narrow loss

U13 Girls make it to Reddam Final, narrow loss

On Saturday afternoon, the U13 A Waterpolo girls took part in a big Waterpolo competition at Reddam House. The girls played 5 grueling games before reaching the final. They played superbly and unfortunately went down 3 – 1 to Reddam. Well done girls, we are expecting big things from you in 2012.

by February 7, 2012 Sport
Sensational Sprinting at Inter-Schools Athletics Day 2012

Sensational Sprinting at Inter-Schools Athletics Day 2012

On Saturday morning our Athletics team made Sun Valley incredibly proud. The team was out in full force with the aim of making their school proud – and that they most definitely did. Our sprinters, in particular, stood out to me. As I was standing on the side of the track I couldn’t help but notice that we were winning[Read More…]

by February 5, 2012 Sport
Mini Cricketers starting 2012 with a BANG!

Mini Cricketers starting 2012 with a BANG!

Our Mini Cricketers got their season off to a great start by winning their opening game against Kommetjie Primary School. The game was played in superb spirit. A mother over heard one boy saying to the other: “What team are we in?”, the other replied: “well,I think we’re South Africa or something.” Kommetjie Primary and Sun Valley Primary have created[Read More…]

by January 30, 2012 Sport
Cricket stars fighting through Provincial Trials

Cricket stars fighting through Provincial Trials

Two of our top senior cricketers, Luke Planting and Daniel Sutcliffe, in the Sun Valley Group of Schools are currently undergoing the strenuous task of Provincial Cricket trials. They have made it through the first two rounds. This is a massive achievement in its own right. We will be following their progress closely and keep you informed on this blog.[Read More…]

by January 30, 2012 Sport