Paraparaumu College Sports Celebration 2017

This year’s sports celebration was held on 1st November and we were lucky to have 2 special guests on the night:   Ged Robinson, former Hurricanes player, who gave a ‘Growth Mindset’ presentation and presented all the sports awards, and Andrew Knewstubb, who is an ex PC student and All Blacks Sevens player.  Andrew presented ties […]

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NZ Secondary Schools Winter Tournament

From 4th-8th September, six of our sports teams competed in the New Zealand Secondary Schools Winter Tournament in various locations around the North Island.  See how they placed below. Boys 1st XI Hockey – Hamilton 5th Place Boys 2nd XI Hockey – Levin 11th Place Girls 1st XI Hockey – Whangarei 10th Place Boys 1st […]

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PC vs KC

On Thursday 14th September, 4 of our sports teams competed against Kapiti College for our annual fixtures.  Results below. Boys 1st XI Hockey – West Rollander Trophy WON 8-0 Girls 1st XI Hockey – Joubert Cup WON 3-0 Boys 1st XI Football – Fuji Xerox Cup DRAW 0-0 Girls 1st XI Football – Fuji Xerox […]

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Hockey Boys 1st XI – Leading Premier 1

It is proving to be a great season for our Boys 1st XI Hockey team playing in the Wellington Hockey Premier 1 Division. The team are leading with 10 points having won their 1st 3 games: Rongotai College 5-2, Wellington College 3-2 and Heretaunga College 13-0.    There is still along way to go, GOOD […]

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Tommie – Swimming Success

Congratulations to Tommie Milne who competed at the New Zealand Age Group Swimming Championships in Auckland last week, where she WON 2 BRONZE MEDALS. Tommie’s two bronze medals were in the 100 & 200m Breaststroke – 15 yrs women. She was placed 5th in her other event, the 50m Breaststroke. During the heats and finals, […]

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Pearson Huyser – Basketball Las Vegas

Las Vegas Tour 2016 by Pearson Huyser On the 24th of July I went to America with the NZBA ( New Zealand basketball academy) to the U.S.A to play in the Las Vegas Big Foot Hoops tournament.  We played teams from all across America and some from Canada. The tour for me was incredibly eye […]

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Karate – Bronze Medal

Congratulations to Lachlan Gardner who competed at the National Secondary Schools 2016 Karate Championships during the school holidays – Boys from as far North as Whangarei and as far South as Christchurch were competing. Lachlan won a Bronze Medal in the U14 Kata Division (set moves) which was the biggest division at the event.

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Rugby U65’s

It so pleasing to have a Rugby U55 team this year and to see them playing so well. It was touch & go as to whether we could field a team way back in March, but thanks to the hard work of Kieran Scarrett, Todd Woods, Blaine Greig and Steve Marshall the team have proved […]

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Karate – Lachlan Gardner

Lachlan Gardner competed at the Manawatu Karate Open Championships on Sunday (29th May). He competed in 2 events for his age and division: Premier 13-14 boys, he is still 13 and competing against some 14 year olds as you will see from the photo. Lachlan won gold in Kata (set moves) and Bronze in Kumite […]

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