Interhouse Swimming Carnival 2018

February 5th, 2018

On Monday 19 February 2018 students will compete in the Interhouse Swimming Carnival at the HBF Stadium, in Mount Claremont. Events commence at 10:00am. You can view the Program here.

Other information:

As this is a compulsory event and students unable to participate must email a medical certificate to the Attendance Officer absent@kennedy.wa.edu.au prior to the carnival.

Transport:                   

After Form, students will be transported from the College to HBF Stadium at 8:30am by College bus or hire bus.  Students will return around 3.20pm. Please do not arrive at the College before 3.40pm to ensure hire buses have access to drop off students.

Students using public transport to make their way home will be dropped off at Discovery Way, Murdoch University where Transperth buses can take them to Murdoch Station. Please note; Transperth buses will not be coming into the College at normal times.

Attire:

Students will be expected to wear the full College Physical Education uniform. This includes House shirt, Physical Education socks and shorts. All students will be in the pool during the day and are required to wear the correct College swimming uniform (male students wear College skins and female students wear the College one piece bathers). Goggles are recommended.

Lunch:                        

Bring drinks, lunch and snacks for the day as there are no canteen facilities available.

Events:

Students have been prepared for their events and should know which events they are to participate in on the day.  They will need to marshal 15 minutes prior to each event.

Parents:

Parents are most welcome to attend this event.  If you are interested in helping in an official capacity, please email me at the college. Parents may also pick up their son/daughter from HBF Stadium, however, please ensure to sign out your child at the sign out desk located near our first aid station.

Carnival Structure:

All students must participate in either Pool A or Pool B.
Pool A - 50m pool. The top students nominate to compete for their House and individual points for championship placings.
Pool B - 25m pool. Students will work in year groups to compete in novelty events and gain points towards final House placings.

Awards:

All students will be awarded points according to their position and the top three students in each year will be presented with medals at Assembly later in the term.

1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th
Div 1 24 22 20 18 16 14 12 10
Div 2 16 14 12 10 8 6 4 2
Div 1 Relay 48 44 40 36 32 28 24 20

Interschool Representation:

Students who perform well at the Interhouse Swimming Carnival will be selected to represent Kennedy Baptist College at the ACC Div ‘C’ Interschool Swimming Carnival on Monday 19 March 2018.