At BIGAIR GYM in Tawa we are continuing to do new and exciting things, come and see our new gym pit and look online for our new classes. Our popular classes include Gymnastics (Preschool & School age), Trampolining, Tumbling, Parkour & Cheerleading. GYMNASTICS teaches the fundamentals of strength and coordination which supports all sports, and children gain increased self-confidence […]
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Sibling Karate Success
Brother and sister Mackenzie and Bryn Gates attended the National TSKF (Traditional Shokotan Karate Federation) seminar and competition last weekend. It was run by Takahashi Shihan, 9th Dan Black Belt, from Japan. Mackenzie was 1st in Kumate, 2nd in Kata, for her belt and height, and 2nd in a team Kata. Bryn was 2nd in […]
Audrey Martinez named Sports Captain
Congratulations to Audrey Martinez who was named Sports Captain for 2017. Audrey has lots of ideas on how to improve sport at the school for all students and Mr Witts is looking forward to working with her on these projects.
Twin Mehta Magnificience
Congratulations to Parveen and Preetam Mehta from the Intermediate Cricket team who had an amazing game on February 25 against Onslow College. Batting first Newlands scored an impressive 294 with Preetam scoring his maiden ton for the college scoring exactly 100. The boys were then involved in a team hatrick with Parveen taking a wicket […]
Madison Blitz, 10DR was placed 5th alongside her team for the Wellington/Wairarapa Prince Phillip Games which was held in February this year. Madison’s represented her branch Onslow Pony Club. Madison has now qualified to compete at the Lower North Island competition, which takes place later this year. Rosa Ellingham, 11OR riding her horse Zorro represented Wellington at the Bruce […]
Luke Woodcock guides Firebirds to another final
Former student Luke Woodcock continued his stellar season guiding the Wellington Firebirds to the final of the Ford Trophy yesterday with an unbeaten partnership at the end of the game against the Central Stags. Click here for the full article from stuff.co.nz. Good luck to Luke and the Firebirds as they take on Canterbury this Saturday.
Join the Newlands College Officiating Squad
The Newlands College Officiating Squad starts up this year with students given the opportunity to take up refereeing and umpiring in many different sporting codes. There will be coaching sessions available, as well as courses inside and outside of school. Some officiating is paid per game which is a great way to make a little extra […]
Wellington Diving Club
Springboard & Platform Diving at Kilbirnie Pool Wellington Diving Club has a range of diving classes for kids aged 5 years and up. Why not try something new this year? Visit our website and come along for a free trial! We have several after-school sessions and cater for kids of any level from beginners to […]
Luke Woodcock in the news
Our ex student Luke Woodcock is having a great cricket season for Wellington, if you read the article posted before Christmas, he became the all time leading runscorer and appearance maker for the province and has subsequently gone on to win the T20 Supersmash. This article from the Dominion Post tells the story of his season […]
Dillian Thiagarajah makes Y9 Cricket Development team
After a successful Year 9 Zone Tournament played at Trentham Memorial Park in early January, Dillian was named in the Year 9 Development Team that took part in the Year 10 Zone Tournament last week. Congratulations Dillian. Click here for the full article from Cricket Wellington.