IASAS Week 22, Jan 29-Feb 2, 2018

IASAS week is here! ISM hosts Tennis Feb 1-3 and then in season 3 we host IASAS Track&Field/Golf April 12-14. I am pleased to say all the housing for tennis is now complete, thanks to all who have agreed to house and information letters have been sent out via email this week with guest/tournament information. Thank you in advance to all out host families your support is essential for our student athletes to have a wonderful IASAS experience.
Housing for IASAS T&F and Golf in April is also available via the links on the home page of the ATAC blog. Please sign up to support these final IASAS sports events of the year.
A big weekend for ISM teams with some great results. Well done to all our athletes and hardworking coaches.
u/13 and u/15 boys rugby won local league finals out at Faith and the u/17 boys placed 2nd.
Varsity and JV boys both won the Faith Hardeman tournament on Saturday and our Varsity girls and JV girls placed 2nd.
Congrats to our  ISM  IASAS chess team who took the Gold medal for the first time at the IASAS online chess exchange on Saturday.
MS Boys/Girls basketball are both in the championship finals to be played this coming week exact times and venues are still to be decided.
Best wishes to all athletes and coaches at IASAS this week. Follow all the Bearcat action at www.iasas.asia
Rugby and Touch at Taipei, Basketball at Bangkok and Swimming at Jakarta.
IASAS Tennis begins 8:30am Thursday with some great tennis action up on the roof. Our tournament webpage is here for schedules/results/live streaming of selected matches.

Season 3 will begin Feb 5 through until mid April. Tryouts and practice schedules are now posted  on ATAC blog schedules page and on divisional notice boards at school. S3 sports for MS- Track&Field, Badminton and Mixed Touch. HS S3 sports are Baseball, Softball, Track&Field, Badminton and Golf.

For our year round teams practice schedules are posted on notice boards around the school and on the schedules page of the ATAC (Athletics) blog and provided in the ink below.

All season sports sched 17-18.xls – 17-18

Please take the time to navigate the ATAC blog as it is our one stop shop for all information related to the competitive ISM sports program.

Upcoming Events:*matches at ISM unless specified as *away venue. Check ATAC game schedule at the parent portal for all the midweek and weekend matches upcoming. Please check on a regular basis as venues and time do change at short notice. Players will always be informed by their coaches if times/venues change.

Feb 1-3 IASAS S2 Championships- Tennis at ISM/Basketball at ISB/Rugby and Touch at TAS/Swimming at JIS www.iasas.asia for live stream action and results

Feb 5 HS S3 tryouts begin(Badminton/Track&Field/Golf/Softball/Baseball)

Feb 9-11 Wall climbing team- Hong Kong Climbing competition/Feb 10&11 ISM Aikido invitational

Feb 12 MS S3 tryouts begin(Badminton/Track&Field/Mixed Touch)

Feb 24 PRADA Track meet at Brent

Information on our ES/MS Activities program is available on the ES and MS Activities blogs. Links to these blogs are on the helpful shortcuts menu on the home page of the ATAC blog or accessible via the ISM website.

For our Sailfish swim team program please check information about tryouts at Sailfish blog

For gymnastics team information please check Gymnastics blog  Look for Coach Jas or Coach Ramon at the MS gym when attending training sessions.

Please note the practice times for ATAC programs for SY 17-18 are as follows:
  • All year round team team training sessions are – 3:15-4:30. See schedule for our All year round teams program here
  • See Sailfish blog for swim squad start and finish times after the tryouts period has concluded and squads have been finalised.
  • Gymnastics team training is  3:10-4:50pm every M,W,F
All HS seasonal teams practice from 3:05- 4:50pm.
MS seasonal teams practice 3:15-4:40pm.
In order to clear the campus prior to 5pm all after school programs will conclude by 4:50pm or earlier. The last bus is 4:55pm  this is due to the ever increasing traffic concerns in our area.

Parents and students please take some time to peruse the ATAC blog it has a wide variety of information and links to our sports and activities program. If you have any questions regarding the competitive program of sports at ISM after reading the information on the blog please send an email to pekinm@ismanila.org and I will assist you as best I can.

Bearcat Den- drop by our fantastic spirit store. There is a  a range of new products and items to purchase including items from our service partners.

Week 21 Jan 22-26, 2018

ISM hosts Tennis Jan 31-Feb 4 and then in season 3 we host IASAS Track&Field/Golf April 12-14. I am pleased to say all the housing for tennis is now complete, thanks to all who have agreed to house and information letters will be coming out via email this week with guest/tournament information.
Housing for IASAS T&F and Golf in April is also available via the links on the home page of the ATAC blog. Please sign up to support these final IASAS sports events of the year.
Congratulations to…MS Girls Touch team who finished runner up in Div 2 of the local league and to Varsity Girls Touch and Varsity Boys Rugby who both won their local league season ending tournaments on Saturday.  Well done to all players and coaches.

Season 3 will begin Feb 4 through until mid April. Tryouts and practice schedules are now posted  on ATAC blog schedules page and on divisional notice boards at school. S3 sports for MS- Track&Field, Badminton and Mixed Touch. HS S3 sports are Baseball, Softball, Track&Field, Badminton and Golf.

The S2 practice schedule concludes this week and teams will have their final training sessions  week of Jan 22-26 for most teams. Thanks to all for your S2 participation.

For our year round teams practice schedules are posted on notice boards around the school and on the schedules page of the ATAC (Athletics) blog and provided in the ink below.

All season sports sched 17-18.xls – 17-18

Please take the time to navigate the ATAC blog as it is our one stop shop for all information related to the competitive ISM sports program.

Upcoming Events:*matches at ISM unless specified as *away venue. Check ATAC game schedule at the parent portal for all the midweek and weekend matches upcoming. Please check on a regular basis as venues and time do change at short notice. Players will always be informed by their coaches if times/venues change.

Jan 23 MS girls Gold Basketball vs BSM at ES gym 3;30pm

Jan 24,25 and 27 HS Hardeman Cup Basketball at Faith/ISM

Jan 27 Rugby finals at Faith (u/13, u/15 and u/17 divisions)

Feb 1-3 IASAS S2 Championships- Tennis at ISM/Basketball at ISB/Rugby and Touch at TAS/Swimming at JIS www.iasas.asia for live stream action and results

Feb 5 HS S3 tryouts begin(Badminton/Track&Field/Golf/Softball/Baseball)

Feb 9-11 Wall climbing team- Hong Kong Climbing competition

Feb 12 MS S3 tryouts begin(Badminton/Track&Field/Mixed Touch)

Information on our ES/MS Activities program is available on the ES and MS Activities blogs. Links to these blogs are on the helpful shortcuts menu on the home page of the ATAC blog or accessible via the ISM website.

For our Sailfish swim team program please check information about tryouts at Sailfish blog

For gymnastics team information please check Gymnastics blog  Look for Coach Jas or Coach Ramon at the MS gym when attending training sessions.

Please note the practice times for ATAC programs for SY 17-18 are as follows:
  • All year round team team training sessions are – 3:15-4:30. See schedule for our All year round teams program here
  • See Sailfish blog for swim squad start and finish times after the tryouts period has concluded and squads have been finalised.
  • Gymnastics team training is  3:10-4:50pm every M,W,F
All HS seasonal teams practice from 3:05- 4:50pm.
MS seasonal teams practice 3:15-4:40pm.
In order to clear the campus prior to 5pm all after school programs will conclude by 4:50pm or earlier. The last bus is 4:55pm  this is due to the ever increasing traffic concerns in our area.

Parents and students please take some time to peruse the ATAC blog it has a wide variety of information and links to our sports and activities program. If you have any questions regarding the competitive program of sports at ISM after reading the information on the blog please send an email to pekinm@ismanila.org and I will assist you as best I can.

Bearcat Den- drop by our fantastic spirit store. There is a  a range of new products and items to purchase including items from our service partners.

Week 20 Jan 15-19, 2018

ISM proudly hosts Tennis Jan 31-Feb 4 and Track&Field/Golf April 12-14

First up….IASAS Tennis housing update- As of Monday Jan 15th  76 beds are promised with 80 needed, so 4 more to go.! Please help house a pair of visiting IASAS tennis players… see link below to register online. Tennis athletes arrive Wed Jan 31st.

Housing forms for hosting IASAS tennis players Jan 31-Feb 4 is available here. If you are participating in our tennis program S2 or were housed at a S1 IASAS event in Bangkok or Singapore please help out by housing a pair of tennis players. Bearcat community support is encouraged and needed to support these events.

Season 3 will begin Feb 4 through until mid April. Tryouts and practice schedules will be posted this week on ATAC blog and will be posted on divisional notice boards. S3 sports for MS- Track&Field, Badminton and Mixed Touch. HS S3 sports are Baseball, Softball, Track&Field, Badminton and Golf.

The S2 practice schedule is posted (see link below) and is on the ATAC blog schedules page and are posted on notice boards around school.

2nd season practice sched 17-18

For our year round teams practice schedules are posted on notice boards around the school and on the schedules page of the ATAC (Athletics) blog and provided in the ink below.

All season sports sched 17-18.xls – 17-18

Please take the time to navigate the ATAC blog as it is our one stop shop for all information related to the competitive ISM sports program.

Upcoming Events:*matches at ISM unless specified as *away venue. Check ATAC game schedule at the parent portal for all the midweek and weekend matches upcoming. Please check on a regular basis as venues and time do change at short notice. Players will always be informed by their coaches if times/venues change.

Jan 18 VBoys basketball vs DPS 4pm

Jan 19 MS Boys Gold basketball away at Everest 3:30pm

Jan 20 MS Boys Gold basketball away at Brent

Jan 20 Rugby at ISM(Varsity finals)/Touch finals at Brent/ISM HS Swim meet

Jan 23 MS Girls Gold at home vs BSM 3:30pm

Jan 24,25 and 27 HS Hardeman Cup Basketball at Faith/ISM

Jan 27 Rugby finals at Faith (u/13, u/15 and u/17 divisions)

Feb 1-3 IASAS S2 Championships- Tennis at ISM/Basketball at ISB/Rugby and Touch at TAS/Swimming at JIS

Feb 5 HS S3 tryouts begin(Badminton/Track&Field/Golf/Softball/Baseball)

Feb 9-11 Wall climbing team- Hong Kong Climbing competition

Feb 12 MS S3 tryouts begin(Badminton/Track&Field/Mixed Touch)

Information on our ES/MS Activities program is available on the ES and MS Activities blogs. Links to these blogs are on the helpful shortcuts menu on the home page of the ATAC blog or accessible via the ISM website.

For our Sailfish swim team program please check information about tryouts at Sailfish blog

For gymnastics team information please check Gymnastics blog  Look for Coach Jas or Coach Ramon at the MS gym when attending training sessions.

Please note the practice times for ATAC programs for SY 17-18 are as follows:
  • All year round team team training sessions are – 3:15-4:30. See schedule for our All year round teams program here
  • See Sailfish blog for swim squad start and finish times after the tryouts period has concluded and squads have been finalised.
  • Gymnastics team training is  3:10-4:50pm every M,W,F
All HS seasonal teams practice from 3:05- 4:50pm.
MS seasonal teams practice 3:15-4:40pm.
In order to clear the campus prior to 5pm all after school programs will conclude by 4:50pm or earlier. The last bus is 4:55pm  this is due to the ever increasing traffic concerns in our area.

Parents and students please take some time to peruse the ATAC blog it has a wide variety of information and links to our sports and activities program. If you have any questions regarding the competitive program of sports at ISM after reading the information on the blog please send an email to pekinm@ismanila.org and I will assist you as best I can.

Bearcat Den- drop by our fantastic spirit store. There is a  a range of new products and items to purchase including items from our service partners.

Week 19 Jan 8-12, 2018

Welcome back Bearcats to a very busy semester 2 of sports coming up with local league finals for season 2 soon and of course season ending IASAS championships just around the corner at the end of January.  ISM proudly hosts Tennis Jan 31-Feb 4 and Track&Field/Golf mid April.

IASAS Tennis housing update- As of Thurs Jan 11 72 beds are promised with 80 needed, so 8 more to go.! We are in single figures lets go Bearcats to get the final housing completed…Please help house a pair of visiting IASAS tennis players… see link below to register online.

Housing forms for hosting IASAS tennis players Jan 31-Feb 4 is available here. If you are participating in our tennis program S2 or were housed at a S1 IASAS event in Bangkok or Singapore please help out by housing a pair of tennis players. Bearcat community support is encouraged and needed to support these events.

Season 3 will begin Feb 5 through until mid April. Tryouts and practice schedules will be released next week on ATAC blog and will be posted on divisional notice boards. S3 sports for MS- Track&Field, Badminton and Mixed Touch. HS S3 sports are Baseball, Softball, Track&Field, Badminton and Golf.

The S2 practice schedule is posted (see link below) and is on the ATAC blog schedules page and are posted on notice boards around school.

2nd season practice sched 17-18

For our year round teams practice schedules are posted on notice boards around the school and on the schedules page of the ATAC (Athletics) blog and provided in the ink below.

All season sports sched 17-18.xls – 17-18

Please take the time to navigate the ATAC blog as it is our one stop shop for all information related to the competitive ISM sports program.

Upcoming Events:*matches at ISM unless specified as *away venue. Check ATAC game schedule at the parent portal for all the midweek and weekend matches upcoming. Please check on a regular basis as venues and time do change at short notice. Players will always be informed by their coaches if times/venues change.

Jan 12 HS Basketball away at Brent

Jan 13 MS/HS Basketball at ISM

Jan 13 Touch at Faith/Rugby at ISM

Jan 14 ES Rifa girls soccer festival at BSM

Jan 20 Touch finals at Brent/ISM Swim meet

Jan 25-27 HS Hardeman Cup Basketball at Faith

Feb 1-3 IASAS S2 Championships- Tennis at ISM/Basketball at ISB/Rugby and Touch at TAS/Swimming at JIS

Information on our ES/MS Activities program is available on the ES and MS Activities blogs. Links to these blogs are on the helpful shortcuts menu on the home page of the ATAC blog or accessible via the ISM website.

For our Sailfish swim team program please check information about tryouts at Sailfish blog

For gymnastics team information please check Gymnastics blog  Look for Coach Jas or Coach Ramon at the MS gym when attending training sessions.

Please note the practice times for ATAC programs for SY 17-18 are as follows:
  • All year round team team training sessions are – 3:15-4:30. See schedule for our All year round teams program here
  • See Sailfish blog for swim squad start and finish times after the tryouts period has concluded and squads have been finalised.
  • Gymnastics team training is  3:10-4:50pm every M,W,F
All HS seasonal teams practice from 3:05- 4:50pm.
MS seasonal teams practice 3:15-4:40pm.
In order to clear the campus prior to 5pm all after school programs will conclude by 4:50pm or earlier. The last bus is 4:55pm  this is due to the ever increasing traffic concerns in our area.

Parents and students please take some time to peruse the ATAC blog it has a wide variety of information and links to our sports and activities program. If you have any questions regarding the competitive program of sports at ISM after reading the information on the blog please send an email to pekinm@ismanila.org and I will assist you as best I can.

Bearcat Den- drop by our fantastic spirit store. There is a  a range of new products and items to purchase including items from our service partners.