Friday 5th December 2014
SUMMER HOCKEY - GAMES CONTINUE NEXT TUESDAY
Draw for the 9th December
The Blues 6.35, Pav 2
The Reds 7.25, Pav 2
Shelley Duncan and Melanie Harper are running a 2 day school golf holiday programme December 15 and 16 at Balmacewen, 9.30 to 3.30pm each day. The days will include some matchplay competition, coaching/games and swing video analysis. Cost is $100 total for the two days. please email Shelley Duncan or Melanie Harper to book a place with this coaching
AFL have a go sessions at Logan Park next to hockey turf Wednesdays from about 3:40 to 4:45. No cost or commitment required just kids turn up for some skills and a modified game depending on numbers.
Be in early to purchase tickets for next year's FIFA U20 World Cup held partly here in Dunedin. By purchasing a package deal at http://fifau20.co.nz/schoolbookings you gain a sizeable discount and the school receives a cut of the overall cost. Tickets are ordered on the site and paid for here at school.
JMC Golf Academy training every Tuesday 3:45-4:45 pm.
For those that have been waiting for them the new summer golf membership cards are ready to be picked up asap at the sports coordinators office
Any JMC sports team wishing to purchase sports uniforms must seek the approval of the Director of Sport.
John McGlashan Hockey Fundraiser
Tour to Malaysia 2015
John McGlashan Hockey in conjunction with Superior Minerals are pleased to offer a fantastic fertiliser opportunity
The boys are selling a 2kg bag of top quality general purpose garden fertiliser for just $10 a bag.
This has been especially formulated with top quality ingredients
Prior orders can be collected on the day of junior prize giving, but this fundraiser will continue well into the New Year.
For more information call Fraser Darling 021 701229 or order on line at firstname.lastname@example.org
No order too big or too small or too close or too far we will get it to you.
Robert C. Seamans
Sea Education Association (SEA; www.sea.edu) and the Sailing School Vessel Robert C. Seamans will be visiting Dunedin next week, and will be holding an "Open Day" on Monday, 8 December from 2-5 pm. The ship will be at the Birch Street Wharf in Dunedin.
Staff and students, as well as members of the local community, are welcome to tour the vessel, learn more about their programmes and research activities, and meet the crew.
This is a unique opportunity as it is the first time the crew and ship have visited New Zealand.
The Robert C. Seamans is a 134-foot steel brigantine and is the most sophisticated oceanographic research/sailing school vessel ever built in the United States. Photo attached. The ship’s arrival in Dunedin marks a midway point of SEA Semester’s Global Ocean: New Zealand study abroad programme that began September 29th in Woods Hole, Massachusetts.
The 2015 Queenstown Bike Festival (13-22 March). Click HERE for further information.
Merrell Tour de Wakatipu (14th April, 2015). Click HERE for further information.
Click here to view the 'Parenting a Sport Champion' Seminar
Click here to view Warren Lees talk on coaching team sports
Click here to view Luiz Uehara talk on analysing football
Click here to view Brent Ward's talk on coaching individual sports
Rowing 2014/15 - Fundraising
As part of fundraising for the John McGlashan College Rowing squad for a weeks long training camp in Twizel during the Christmas holidays we are offering beautiful wooden presentation boxes of award winning cheese from the Whitestone Cheese Company in Oamaru.
Each box contains a selection of six different cheeses and costs $47.50.
Please pace orders by email to email@example.com or click here for an order form you can send to the school office at 2 Pilkington St, Maori Hill, Dunedin or fax to the school on (03) 467 6622.
Payment can be made by cheque to John McGlashan College or paid into John McGlashan College 02 0900 0069206 00 (please put name and cheese in reference column).
Orders need to be in by Friday 28th November for delivery on Friday 5th December (the last day of the school term). All orders to be collected from school canteen from midday-3pm.
Tri Pounawea Events, Catlins, Sunday 7th December 2014.
Students must be 13 – 17 year olds.
Full Duathlon: 3.5km Run/34km Bike/6km Run
Half Duathlon: 3.5km Run/20km Bike/3.5km Run
Road Bike Race: 34km
Mountain Bike Race: 20km (sealed road)
Jacob’s Hill Run: 11km Jacob’s Hill Walk: 11km
Please click here for further information
Sport Performance Option
There is new a new Sport Performance option for year 10 students and year 11, 12 and 13 students within class time.
For further information on the year 10 option click here.
For further information on the year 11-13 option click here.
Fundraising Opportunities for your Sport
The sports council is fully supportive of coaching programs run within sporting codes. There is some funding available for appropriate coaching programs. Application is by letter to the sports council through the director of sport. For any more information please contact Tiny Carruthers.
Fundraising Using Cadbury products.
See www.houseoffundraising.co.nz for further information before registering your interest with Mr. Carruthers or Mrs. Button.
Adidas School Fun-Run
The School Fun-Run is very flexible; you can choose any date to hold your event and you create your own course. It can be a serious event like a Cross Country or a Family Fun Day. All fundraising and promotional material is supplied. Plus, for raising money on behalf of your school, students are rewarded with the very best incentive prizes.
Successful schools allow 2 to 4 weeks of fundraising before the event to take full advantage of all of the promotional tools. This allows students to attract as many sponsors as possible.
Students seek sponsorship from friends, family and the local community for participating in this event.
With the Commonwealth Games currently on it's the perfect time to run this event!
Go to www.schoolfunrun.co.nz or contact Ben on 0800 377 170 to find out more!
Click here for additional information
Click here for list of Prizes
JMC Cross Country 2014
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They are helping promote sport at John McGlashan. Please support them.
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Click HERE to view the latest Speight's Coast to Coast Newsletter (Issue #7, 27th Nov 2014)
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PARENTS AND FRIENDS ASSOCIATION FUNDING
Please click here for parents and friends association funding application form
Please click HERE to search for sources of funding to suit your specific needs.
John McGlashan College has a very strong, and proud sporting heritage. With a large selection of Sports, great coaches and top class facilities, John McGlashan offers all a young man could need for a fun, fit and healthy sporting experience.