New Hanover Prep School news

2016-08-17 06:00
NHP children with the Olympic torch and rings.

NHP children with the Olympic torch and rings.

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AT New Hanover Prep the children are exposed to a number of different sporting codes.
This term sees the children participating in athletics as one of their sports. There has been much excitement around our athletics events, especially with the Olympics running simultaneously.

Last week saw the New Hanover Pre-primary and Grade 1 and Grade 2 children participating in their own mini Olympics as well as the annual NHP Athletics Day.

The athletics day was a wonderful morning for the children and parents of New Hanover.
All the children gave of their best in each of the events they participated in, while being cheered on by their peers.
There were a number of outstanding performances with the following individuals breaking records - Kyle Dobeyn (high jump), Ryan Dobeyn (1200m), Melissa Dobeyn (100m), Miles Wolhuter (80m).
The following relay teams also broke records - U9 girls (Rietbok), U12 girls (Duiker) and U12 boys (Rietbok).

• Junior victrix ludorum: Melissa Dobeyn

• Junior victor ludorum: Miles Wolhuter

• Senior victrix ludorum: Cora Barnard

• Senior victor ludorum: Ryan Dobeyn.

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