At Kavanagh College, we believe that sport is an excellent vehicle to deliver and reinforce the College’s core values – Respect, Service, Justice and Truth. The sporting culture of Kavanagh College should be based on, and reflect, these core values.
Kavanagh College believes that sport is an important part of our students' holistic education and development. Sport is one component of the Kavanagh College experience alongside special character, academic, cultural, pastoral and social activities.
We aim to promote active participation in sport and provide opportunities for students to excel in sport.
We believe that young people who participate in structured sport at a level appropriate to them will develop skills and become better students, employees and citizens.
‘Sport at Kavanagh, Making Better People’
To promote a high level of participation in sporting opportunities.
To provide well organised and managed opportunities in sport.
To develop competitive and high achieving teams where appropriate.
To support high achieving individuals reach their goals in sport.
For Kavanagh College to be seen as having a positive sporting culture, by those within and outside the school environment.
Students are able to represent Kavanagh College in the following codes – Athletics, Cricket, Futsal, Rowing, Swimming, Orienteering, Tennis, Touch, Handball, Triathlon, Mini Volley, Volleyball, Waterpolo, Cross Country, Badminton, Basketball, Curling, Football, Hockey, Mini Hockey, Miniball, Netball and Rugby.
Kavanagh College will also help facilitate opportunities, usually in conjunction with clubs, for students to participate in codes not offered by the College, or in codes offered by the College but at a higher level. These include, but aren’t limited to Aerobics, Athletics, Cricket, Cycling, Golf, Mountain Biking, Multi-Sport, Softball, Surf Lifesaving, and Swimming.
Tuesday December 6, 2022
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Monday November 21, 2022
Congratulations to Isabella McEntyre who was named as the Years 7 & 8 Sportsperson of the Year for 2022
Sunday November 20, 2022
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Sunday October 30, 2022
On Saturday 29 October, Kavanagh College had five individual athletes entered into the Otago Athletics Champs
Friday October 28, 2022
On Wednesday 26 October we held our annual Sports Awards for Years 9-13
Thursday October 20, 2022
Congratulations to Serac Young who was awarded the Otago Under 13 MVP and to Drew White who was awarded Junior umpire of the year
Monday October 17, 2022
The Kavanagh College Sports Awards for all Years 9-13 students will be held at 7.00pm on Wednesday 26th October in the Auditorium.
Monday October 17, 2022
The swimming sports were held on the last day of Term 3, at Moana Pool.
Tuesday October 11, 2022
Aria Bannister won the under 15 national squash champs over the 1st week of the school holidays in Wellington.
Monday September 19, 2022
The annual Kavanagh College Athletics sports was held on Friday 9 September at the Caledonian