Golf Southland would like to invite Primary Schools to participate in our 2023 Primary School Festival of Golf. These tournaments provide students with an opportunity to play in a fun team competition. Teams of four students will play six holes of Ambrose golf and perform a number of skills-based golfing activities including Chipping, Putting, Pitching and Chuck and Putt.
Tuesday 31 October 2023
Reserve Date Thursday 2 November 2023
Greenacres Country Club
Tuesday 24 October
$20 per team
A team is made up of 4 students. Each team has to provide their own manager on the day (no manager-no team). Each team must include at least one female and or one male student. Students will need to arrange their own transport to and from this event and will need to be Green Acres Golf Club to sign up by 8.45am. The tournament concludes between 2.45 and 3.00pm.
The tournament committee reserves the right to postpone any events if weather conditions are deemed unsafe for play. Heavy rain, thunder storms or strong wind warnings would be considered as possible reasons for postponing the event.
Light rain or intermittent showers would not necessarily affect scheduled events unless play is deemed unsafe. Any postponements will be made at the earliest possible convenience and notification will be sent via the Golf Southland Facebook page from 7.30am on the morning of the event.
Students are to wear their P.E uniform. They will need to bring a lunch and snacks, it is essential that each player have their own drink
*Hot food and drinks are available to purchase at the Green Acres Cafeteria*
ENTRIES FOR GYMSPORT HAVE NOW CLOSED
Southland 2023 School Gymsports Festival:
The School’s GymSport Festival was created as an event for schools to celebrate gymnastics in all its forms and
to generate interest and enthusiasm about this wonderful multi-discipline sport.
This event provides an opportunity for school children to participate at their own ability level, in an individual
or group-based activity.
Our long-term goal is to provide every school in New Zealand with the opportunity to participate in a GymSport
Festival, thus increasing the visibility of the sport at a grass roots level.
DATE: Sunday 17th September 2023 Years 2-8
ONLINE PAYMENTS TO
02 0924 0408612 01
REFERENCE: Student ID and Gym Sport Festival
VENUE: Southland Gymnasium, 22 Conway Crescent, Glengarry, Invercargill
ENTRY FEE: $5 per participant (please note students cannot enter this festival if they don’t take Gym Sport as an option in Term 3 Sport & Rec).
GYMSPORTS AND DIVISIONS WILL INCLUDE:
Women’s Artistic Springers, Twisters or Flyers
Men’s Artistic Springers, Twisters or Flyers
Group Display Compulsory for all competitors
Note: Students must each compete in one Artistic Division and one Group Display.
TEAMS: For the Southland festival only, to allow for smaller schools, teams may comprise 3-6 gymnasts from any combination of divisions.
GROUP: Group Displays may consist of up to 6 gymnasts and must meet the following criteria:
1) Either a group gymnastic display as detailed below:
a) Music of your choice (with or without lyrics) 90-120 seconds long
b) Routine must include at least 3 gymnastic moves e.g., cartwheels, rolls, leaps, balances
c) Routine must include at least 1 group balance
d) Use of props such as balls, ribbons, hoops, pole, ladder etc is allowed and encouraged
e) The performance area for the group routine will be 6m x 12m of thin matting
Please note that this is different to the Group Display information outlined in the
handbook. This is to maintain some of the traditional Southland Gymnastics Festival
in the new format.
2) Or a group aerobics display as detailed in the attached handbook.
TIMES: Sessions to be scheduled between 9:30am and 4pm but will be dependent on
numbers (a timetable will be distributed as soon as possible after entries have
DETAILS: Spectator entry: Adults = $2; Children = free
ENTRIES CLOSE: Friday 18th August 2023
REGISTRATIONS HAVE NOW CLOSED
SOUTHLAND SECONDARY AND INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL INDOOR BOWLS TOURNAMENT
Southland Secondary and Intermediate Schools Indoor Bowls Pairs Tournament. Teams are made up of 2 players (students will need to make up their own teams)
The Southland Secondary and Intermediate Schools Indoor Bowls Tournament will be held on Thursday 11 May, 9.30am- 2.00pm at the Indoor Bowls Centre, 50 Onslow St, Invercargill.
There is no cost to competitors to enter the competition.
Registration will close on Friday 5 May, 2023 Friday 5 May, 2023
These tournaments are for students who have gained a level of proficiency in this sport through schools or outdoor participation.
*Subway will be available to order and a Canteen shop will operate during the day
(no eftpos cash only). *
To ensure our students are suitably supervised, I require a volunteer for each team to help as a team manager.
If you are available to assist with the management of a team, please indicate on the permission slip. Having a team manager will depend on whether teams can be entered.