Sports

2018 Sports Notices/Signups:

Swimming sports for year 5 and 6 are coming up next Tuesday, March 6 at Glenn Innes pool. Zone swimming sports will be 20 March. The Year 3 and 4 swimming sports will be held at the school pool on April 5th. The year 1 and 2 swimming sports will be on March 29 also at the school pool.

The zone summer field day for selected years 5 and 6 will be held on March 27. More on these events closer to time.

If you have any questions regarding sports at Meadowbank School, please contact me via email gsullivan@meadowbank.school.nz 

HOCKEY

Those interested in playing in the Auckland Hockey junior hockey leauge on Saturdays please following the link to register your interest.

https://goo.gl/forms/ZmqVS5W2GaKav8cK2

NETBALL

Player Registration
Please follow the link to register – https://goo.gl/forms/TAnjor3fjwykwSum2
Programme dates for Year 1-6: 10 May – 30 August 2018 (No play 12, 19, and 26 July)
 Years 1-2
  • Game times: Thursday 4.00pm | 4.45pm
  • 19 minute skill session followed by a game
  • 4 v 4 game with a maximum of 8 per team
  • Rolling subs
  • Played across 1/3 of a netball court
  • Play with a 20cm textured playground ball
  • Goal post at 2.1m or handheld hula hoops
  • Each team must be accompanied by a coach or parent helper each week
  • Excellent for first time coaches to learn in a supportive environment
  • Full training is provided for coaches – please see calendar dates for coaching clinics

Years 3-4

  • Game times: Thursday 4.00pm | 4.55pm | 5.50pm
  • 14 minute skill session followed by a game
  • 5 v 5 (recommend 7 players per team)
  • Rolling subs
  • Played across 2/3 of a netball court
  • Play with a size 4 ball
  • Goal post 2.6m
  • Each team must be accompanied by a coach or parent helper each week
  • Full training is provided for coaches – please see calendar dates for coaching clinics

Years 5-6

  • Game times: Thursday 4.00pm | 4.55pm | 5.50pm  |  6.45pm
  • 15 minute time on court for warm up followed by a game
  • 6 v 6 (recommend 8 players per team)
  • Rolling subs
  • Played on a full size netball court
  • Play with a Size 4 ball
  • Goalposts at 2.6m
  • Games will be 32 minute duration – 4 x 8 minute quarters
  • Positions include 2 attacks, 2 defence and 2 centres
  • No results tables
  • Full training is provided for coaches – please see calendar dates for coaching clinics