4 golds at national swimming championships

Long Bay College student, Nia Wallace recently competed in the NZ Secondary Swimming Championships 4-day event as a para-athlete at the Aquatic Centre in Wellington. She won gold in 50m, 100m and 200m freestyle, as well as gold in 50m and 100m backstroke. Nia also achieved four new personal best times! Congratulations Nia on an outstanding achievement!

Get your tickets to The Best Of The Best Music Concert

Enjoy a music-filled evening with Long Bay College’s ‘Best Of The Best’ music concert on Thursday, September 27 at 6.30pm. The concert will be held in the Long Bay College auditorium and will showcase our top solo performers and groups. Everyone’s invited! Purchase your tickets from the College’s reception from Thursday, September 20. Adults $10 and students $5.

If you have the enviable opportunity to enjoy dishes prepared by Long Bay College Year 13 students’ Bara Kralova and Aimee Pugh, you’ll be eating food created by New Zealand silver medallists. The girls achieved excellent scores at the recent national Secondary School Culinary Competition grand final, which earned them their medals. Not only was the girl’s food absolutely delicious (they were complimented by the judges for their skills in food seasoning and flavour), it was prepared with the utmost of care. For the first time ever in the competition, the judges’ awarded 100% for kitchen skills and hygiene to Bara and Aimee. Congratulations girls! #LongBayCollegePride


Congratulations to our Long Bay College Girls’ 1st XI Hockey team who won the Kate Trolove Cup in Stratford during Winter Tournament Week! In the final, Jorja Foote scored early in the first half giving Long Bay the lead until Rotorua school, Te Kura Kaupapa Maori o Ruamata, scored a goal just before halftime. After full time, with the teams at a 1-all draw, the girls had to go to golden time whereby both goalies leave the turf. The Long Bay team showed their determination with Keely Harman scoring the winning goal for Long Bay, winning 2 to 1. Congratulations to Keely Harman who was the top goal scorer throughout the tournament. #LongBayCollegeLegends #LongBayCollegePride

Olympian inspires Year 9 athletes

What does it take to get to the top? Ask students’ in Long Bay College’s Year 9 Athlete Development Programme who were inspired last week by a presentation from NZ Olympic ambassador, Barbara Kendall. The 5 time Olympian (and 3 times medallist) shared some key insights with our students’ about the importance of attitude, planning, having a supportive team and looking after your health and well-being.

2nd XI boys’ football team win!

Congratulations to the 2nd XI boys’ Football team who are  winners’ of the 2018 senior reserve grade! The team, which has been ably led by goalkeeper captain Renier Muller, and vice-captains, Nathan Orrell and Nico Holmes, amassed an impressive record over the season. Following regional grading rounds and then competing Auckland-wide against mainly 2nd XI teams, they won 6 of 7 games this season. They were 1 of only 3 teams to have a positive points differential having conceded only 6 goals over 7 games. The team is coached by Keith Holmes and managed by Long Bay College’s Technology Head of Faculty, Mr Steve Dymock. The team is made up of a number of Year 11 students so the future of Long Bay College football looks strong. Well done  on a great season team!

Winter Tournament Results

Long Bay College has several teams competing in the North Island Winter Tournament week (September 3-7).  See our public Long Bay College Sport Facebook page for daily results.
Basketball Senior Boys – competing at North Shore Events Centre
Basketball Senior Girls – competing at North Shore Events Centre

Curling teams – competing in Avondale
Netball (UNISS) – competing in Tauranga
Football Boys – competing in Papakura
Football Girls – competing in Rotorua
Hockey Boys – competing in Pakuranga

Hockey Girls – competing in Stratford



Long Bay College students recently won the New Zealand secondary school’s excellence award and trophy at the national secondary school’s culinary competition! Our 11 competitors were awarded 32 medals as well as 2 top-of-class wins. Congratulations to all of the students who took part and for their success at a national level. Year 13 students, Bara Kralova and Aimee Pugh go on to compete in the grand final, on September 4, creating and completing 4 entrees and 4 mains. We wish them well!


Congratulations to our Long Bay College 1st XV Rugby boys who won their season! It’s been a fantastic season with the team remaining undefeated. In the final, the boys played Whangaparaoa College on Saturday, August 25 in the Division C final at North Harbour Stadium. They dominated the match from the start. Tries scored were  by Robert Tarling, Billy Dowd, Gareth Lewis and Nathan Puppyn with conversions by Andrique Alberts and Vaughn Highnam. Long Bay won 32-12. Fantastic effort boys!  #LongBayLegends#LongBayPride


Long Bay College’s Rugby Girls won the North Harbour Girls Rugby final at QBE Stadium on Thursday, Augst 16. The girls played Rangitoto College and ran out convincing winners by 50 points to 12. It’s the 3rd time Long Bay College have won the trophy and it was well deserved as the girls played a fantastic game! Congratulations! #LongBayCollegeLegends #LongBayCollegePride

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