What’s on Offer?

Each year Kirkwood students enter a variety of sports events. These include:

  • Kirkwood Athletics
  • Intermediate Triathlon
  • Kirkwood Swimming sports
  • Intermediate Swimming sports
  • QE2 and Jellie Park Waterpolo Competition (throughout the whole year)
  • Intermediate Winter Sports Competition at Hagley
    • Rugby
    • Rippa Rugby
    • Hockey
    • Football
    • Netball
  • Kirkwood Cross Country
  • Intermediate Cross Country
  • Wharenui Friday night Basketball Competition (Term 2 and 3)
  • Primary/Intermediate
    • Artistic Gymnastics
    • Rhythmic Gymnastics
    • Aerobics competition
    • Dance  (Funk/Hip Hop)
  • South Island Outdoor Tournament and Indoor Tournament (alternates years)
  • Indoor Tournament
    • Badminton
    • Basketball
    • Table Tennis
    • Volleyball
    • Waterpolo
    • Squash
  • Intermediate  Athletics
  • Summer Tournament
    • Tennis
    • Golf
    • Cricket
    • Touch
    • Softball


Wharenui/Gators Junior Basketball 2019 competitions dates and information.

The draws can be viewed via the following link:

www.facebook.com/gatorsbasketballclub and also http://www.sportsground.co.nz/gatorsbasketball/91049/2

(please note, the digits at the end of this address are specific to Years 7 & 8).

You may also view via the following link:

Basketball Draw for 10 May 2019

Please note:  Friday 10 May Kirkwood Girls Basketball team time has changed from 4pm to 4:40pm at Wharenui Gym (Matipo St/Elizabeth St)

Basketball Draw for 17 May 2019

Please note:  Friday 17 May the A team are not playing a game.

Basketball Draw for 24 May 2019

Please note: There are no basketball games for Friday 31 May 2019

Basketball Draw for 7 June 2019

Please note: Friday 7 June Kirkwood White are playing two games and Kirkwood Girls’ have a Bye.

Basketball Draw for 14 June 2019

Please note: There is no basketball game for the Kirkwood Girls’ Basketball team on Friday 14 June.

Basketball Draw for 21 June 2019

Please note:  Friday 21 June, the only teams playing this week are Kirkwood Green and Kirkwood Girls’

Basketball Draw for 28 June 2019

Please note: On Friday 28 June there will be no games for Year 7/8 Girls’ and no games for the B grade.

Basketball Draw for 26 July 2019

Basketball Draw for 2 August 2019

Basketball Draw for 9 August 2019

Basketball Draw for 16 August 2019

Basketball Draw for 23 August 2019

Basketball Draw for 30 August 2019

Basketball Draw for 6 September 2019

Please note: On Friday 6 September Kirkwood A are the only team playing.  Remaining games will be played next week on Friday 13 September.

Basketball Draw for 13 September 2019






Canterbury Water Polo Draws

Please follow the link to view the Canterbury Water Polo Draws for this term:

http://www.canterburywaterpolo.org.nz/year-7-8/term-three-2017 => Draws and Results


Hagley Winter Sports

Nunweek Park – Football B and C and All Hockey

Table Tennis Blenheim Rd

All other Sports at Hagley Park see below:

Sports Runner Draws and Results for Schools





Gymnastics Bronze Elite – Selected Canterbury Rhythmic Gymnastics Team – Gracie

Softball Bronze Elite – Selected Canterbury U15 Boys’ Team – Connor

Tennis Bronze Elite – Selected Ellesmere Representative Team – Luke

Football Bronze Elite – Selected Selwyn Representative Team – Jemma

Orienteering Bronze Elite           

Lachlan         1st Long Distance Event Canterbury Orienteering Festival and 1st Standard Sprint Competition

Xavier            2nd Long Distance Event Canterbury Orienteering Festival

Korfball Bronze Elite – Selected for the Canterbury Korfball Tournament – Robin and Reuben

Rugby Bronze Elite – Selected for Ellesmere U11 Representative Team – Liam

Water Polo Silver – Selected for Canterbury 1st Tri Series Tournament – Jackson

Taekwondo Silver Elite – 3rd Sparring 2nd Breaking Boards South Island Championships – Seth

Athletics Silver Elite – 2nd 1500m and 3rd 800m South Island Athletics – Ben

Badminton Silver Elite – 3rd South Island Tournament – Elly, Ruby and Emma

Rugby Silver Elite – 1st U48 South Island Tournament – Jacob

Cross Country Gold Elite – 2nd Year 8 in New Zealand Cross Country Championships in Auckland – Emma

Trampolining Gold Elite – 1st 11/12 Women’s Tumbling – New Zealand Trampoline Championship – Lauren


Prestigous Blues 2017 Sports Award – Awarded 9 June 2017

Bronze Futsal          Selected for the Canterbury Futsal team – Finlay

Bronze Athletics     1st 800m and 1500m at the Canterbury Children’s Athletics Competition – Emma

Bronze Cycling       1st Under 13 Canterbury Track Cycling Competition – Ben

Athletics Silver       1st 1200m Walk at the Colgate South Island Games – Kayla

Athletics Gold         1st High Jump in New Zealand Championships – Aaliyah

Touch Gold             Selected for the Canterbury team that placed 1st  in the IPS Competition – Jacob

Marching Gold        1st in Display, 2nd in Technical and overall 1st in New Zealand Championship – Tamara


Presitigous Blues 2016 Sports Awards – Awarded 17 October 2016

Canterbury Junior Championship – Individual Overall – 2nd & Team’s Event – 1st

Josh                                         Gymnastics Bronze

Selected for the Canterbury Rugby League Team

Reuben                                               Rugby League Bronze

Olympic Hopefuls after South Island Competition

Sarah                                                   Water Polo Bronze

Canterbury Basketball Competition

Wharanui Gators Team – 2nd place

Mya                                                      Basketball Bronze

Chillarie                                                Basketball Bronze

Canterbury Combined Country Netball Competition

Selwyn Representative Team – 2nd place

Jade                                                      Netball Bronze

Canterbury Combined Country Netball Competition

Metro Representative Team – 1st place

Carrie                                                    Netball Bronze

Canterbury Combined Town/Country Competition

Metro Representative Team – 1st place

Connor                                                  Rugby Bronze

Canterbury Combined/Town Country Competition U11

 Ellesmere West Team – 1st Place

Jacob                                                      Rugby Bronze

Selected for Canterbury Korfball Tournament Team          Korfball Bronze




Selected to Referee the Canterbury Touch Finals

Meadow                                                  Bronze Touch Referee

Canterbury Championships                                          

U13 Singles – 2nd place

U15 Doubles – 2nd place

Induwara                                              Bronze Table Tennis

South Island Championship                                          

U13 Doubles – 1st place

Induwara                                             Silver Table Tennis

South Island Championship – Individual Overall – 2nd & Team’s Event – 1st

Josh                                                    Silver Gymnastics


Cultural Bronze Elite

Cultural Blue and 2 Cultural Bars




Prestigious Blues 2016 Sports AwardsAwarded 15 August 2016

Athletics Silver Elite    Colgate South Island Games

Dante          3rd in 4x100m relay

Libby            1st in 4x100m relay, 1st in Medley Relay, 3rd 80m hurdles

Caleb          3rd 4x100m

Silver Elite Boxing

Riley              1st in South Island Golden Gloves Competition (63 kg class)

Silver Elite Touch South Island Touch Championship

Caleb           1st Place

Silver Elite BMX South Island Championship

Ashton          1st in Cruiser and 2nd in 20 inch

Silver Elite Basketball South Island Tournament – 3rd Place

Ashton                    Jake 

Reuben                    Dean 

Tanae                       Caleb 



2015 Sports Blues – Awarded 29 June 2015

Cricket Blue – Canterbury Competition 


Athletics Blue – Inter Intermediate Championships

Preston           2nd Discus

Ben                  2nd 60m Sprints

Naia                3rd 100m Sprints

Molly              1st High Jump & 3rd Long Jump

Athletics Blue – Lovelock Classic Children’s Programme

Jorja                 2nd Girls High Jump,  3rd Girls Long Jump

Tennis Blue – Ellesmere Juniors

 Sophie, Kemmey, Madisen

Rugby League  Blue – Inter Intermediate Tournament – 2nd Place

 Naia, Kaleb, Carlos , Caleb, Scott, Ben, Cormac, Luke, Cameron, Caleb

Horse Riding Blue – Arion Riding School Derby Day

Dana            2nd Place

Lawn Bowls Blue – Inter Intermediate Canterbury Competition

Connor           3rd Place

Jake                 3nd Place

Baseball Blue – Waitaha Baseball League – 2nd Place

Jacob              Canterbury Representative

Softball Blue – Inter Intermediate Summer Tournament – 2nd Place

Luke, Jacob, Caleb, Kaleb, Jai, Riley, Alex, Preston, Rosalyn

Touch Blue – Canterbury Intermediate Schools Tournament – 3rd Place

Naia, Ben, Georgia, Lane , Molly, Cormac, Sophie, Nathan, Ayla

Swimming Blue – Swim Canterbury West Coast Junior Championships

 Lochlan      1st U12 Boys 200m Medley Relay, 2nd U12 Boys 200m Free Relay

Swimming Blue – Inter Intermediate Swimming Championships

Sarah     2nd Year 7 Girls 25m Backstroke, 3rd Year 7 Girls 25m Breaststroke

Molly      1st Year 7 Girls 100m Freestyle

Alice        2nd Year 7 Mixed Relay

Sam        2nd Year 7 Boys 25m Backstroke

Riley       3rd Year 7 Boys 25m Breaststroke

Logan      2nd Year 7 Boys 50m Freestyle

Simon       1st Year 7 Boys 25m Freestyle

Caleb          3rd Year 8 Boys 25m Backstroke
Lochlan      1st Year 8 Boys 100m Backstroke, 1st Year 8 Boys 100m Medley

Sam            2nd Year 7 Mixed 200m Medley Relay

Marnie       2nd Year 7 Mixed 200m Medley Relay

Molly and Simon were also part of this relay team

 Tyra             2nd Year 8 Mixed 150m Medley Relay

Lochlan        2nd Year 8 Mixed 150m Medley Relay

 Naia  and Lane were also part of this relay team

 Cricket Bronze – Canterbury Country Cricket Team – Mandeville Tournament

 Drew             Representative

Hockey Bronze – Canterbury Hockey – Westport Festival

Salma            1st Place

Athletics Bronze – South Island Colgate Games

Jorja              2nd Grade 11 Girls Shot Put, 2nd Grade 12 Girls 400m Relay

Swimming Silver – South Island Country and Town Competition

Lochlan        1st 11-12 years 100m Medley, 1st 11-12 years 100m Backstroke,

1st 12&U 100m Backstroke, 2nd 12&U 200m Freestyle

2nd 12&U 200m Medley