Sport - Week 10 Term 2
Tauranga Primary School
Tauranga Primary School appreciates the support of the Lion Foundation, who provide funding for our Sport Co-ordinator role.
Jo's Sport Talk
It’s so exciting to see the winter sports season getting started!
Our ‘Little League’ basketball team, the TPS Slam Dunkers, started the season off last week, and the older basketball teams will have their first games over the next few days.
All of the TPS hockey teams will begin this Saturday, and netball will commence at the start of Term 3.
Registrations for our winter sports teams have now closed and sport teams are looking full. However, the TPS Hot Shots, our year 3 & 4 basketball team would love to have another player or two. If your child is in year 3 or 4, and is interested in playing basketball, please email me at email@example.com
All team lists have now been distributed for basketball and hockey; if you have not received a team list, please let me know via email.
PLAYING DATES AND WEBSITES FOR WINTER SPORTS TEAMS
The draws are also posted on the sports noticeboard outside the school library
Tauranga Basketball Association - www.taurangacitybasketball.co.nz
Little League Basketball – Monday 8th June to Monday 17th August
Year 3 & 4 Miniball – Tuesday 9th June to Tuesday 22nd September
Year 5 & 6 Basketball – Friday 12th June to Friday 18th September
Tauranga Hockey Association - www.tgahockey.co.nz
Fun Sticks Hockey – Saturday 25th July to Saturday 26th September
Mini and Kiwi Sticks Hockey – Saturday 20th June to Saturday 19th September
Harbourside Netball Centre - www.harboursidenetball.co.nz
Future Ferns Netball – Saturday 25th July to Saturday 26th September
UPCOMING SPORTS EVENTS IN TERM 2
The TPS Cross Country is on Thursday 2nd July from 9:00am to 1:00pm at Memorial Park. This is a great whole school sports event which focuses on fun and participation, but also allows the kids to challenge themselves and be proud of their efforts. A notice will be distributed closer to the date, with further information, including approximate race times.
Any parent support at the cross country would be appreciated, please email me if you can help out in any way. This is our first sports event in a while, so it will be great to see everyone in their house colours and to hear lots of encouragement from the edge of the track.
Finally, my office has been relocated to the Technology Block. My office hours remain the same, feel free to pop in at anytime, however, email is often the best source of communication. firstname.lastname@example.org
Monday 11:00am - 3:00pm
Tuesday & Wednesday 11:30am - 3:00pm
Thursday 9:00am - 3:00pm
Our Little League basketball team, the TPS SLAM DUNKERS, after their first game
Upcoming Out of School Sports Events
Miki from Drops Photography will once again be photographing our winter sports teams. You will see Miki at our school events, plus at the weekly competitions. Miki's photos will be available to view and purchase on the FaceBook page ‘TPS School Events Photos by Drops Photography’.
Follow the link https://www.facebook.com/groups/dropsphotoandtps/
Any enquiries please contact Miki via email on email@example.com