News & Media
Racket Time Tennis has been thriving this term at SPARTA. We now have over 120 students enjoying their tennis with us. Our Under 8s team managed to secure a convincing victory over the Bahrain Tennis Academy in their last meeting. This was after two previous defeats by the BTA. Coaches were very proud of the [more...]
1 Mile Race On 30 January we held our inaugural 1 mile athletics race. Our 4-6 year olds also took part in a 600m race! There were some fantastic races with outstanding performances from all our athletes! Firstly we had the boys 5-6 age group, won by Marcos in a blistering time of 2m 39.40s. [more...]
Festive Dance! Nursery, Reception and Junior School groups all performed their Christmas Dance Show in front of a packed audience of over 250 parents and relatives. The dances were original and varied and received a standing ovation. Well done to all the children, Coach Danielle and the SPARTA team for a tremendous effort.
Track Performance A typical warm Bahrain evening but still conditions were set for the first athletics event of the term. All competitors had been training hard in their SPARTA Athletics Club from the start of term and were given great cheers from all the supporters watching. Noticeable performances all round and significant improvements on times [more...]
Pre-School Fun This year’s camp was as popular as ever with 2 new Coaches (making 3 Dan`s all together) It can get confusing! A fun packed 7 day camp with over 70 children enjoying a variety of sports and activities.
Well Done Spartans We recently held a Mini Olympics Athletics event on the 4th May, which included 3 events, (Javelin, Hurdles and 200m) where every athlete took part in all three disciplines. There were outstanding performances from all our athletes. 1st in the girls 4-6 age category was Sophia Garbutt , 1st in the girls [more...]
Well Done SPARTANS On 24 March, SPARTA hosted an Under-11 Football tournament which saw 12 teams from Bahrain and Saudi competing in a ‘round robin’ tournament. The atmosphere was great with lots of parents and friends attending to cheer on the teams. Thanks to all players, coaches and parents for making the tournament a success [more...]
Fun Run! On a cold late afternoon, more typical of a spring day in the UK, the first parent and child relay races of the year took place. The distance consisted of a 2km race where a parent and child passed the baton after each lap. The races were competitive but in good spirit and [more...]
Young and Old…er Achieving Athletes young and old displayed some fine performances. The Ladies 1km race was the first race of the day and was fiercely contested with 25 ladies entered. Noticeable performances from Isobel Lobby in the under 10, who managed to do swim training before her race, then set a school age group [more...]
SPARTA under 10 v Wanderers v Arsenal Bahrain v Arsenal Saudi The weather was great and the atmosphere electric as the SPARTA under 10 players hosted a 4 sided tournament. We saw some great skills and determination from the youngsters and all matches were a pleasure to watch with the SPARTA 1st team remaining unbeaten [more...]