For the second consecutive year, our girls’ Football Team achieved first place in the Saint Thomas Sports Cup, in the 9th to 12th grade category.
During the ceremony, Adriana Herrera received an award as the most valuable player. The team was also recognized for not loosing any games during the sports competition.
We would like to congratulate our athletes and their trainer Carlos Otero.
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. – In order to promote sports and fair competitions among our school and other schools, New Horizons has organized the traditional Friendship Cup “Don Reynaldo Garrido”, this time for its version XXIV.
More than 20 schools in Santo Domingo and Santiago competed in the different sports of Volley Ball, Basketball, Badminton, Chess, Ping Pong, Judo and football. These competitions took place from November 10th through November 25th in the Sports Hall of the school. We also had the participation of all the Judo academies that are part of the Judo Association in the National District.
Our Sports Coordinator, Mr. Carlos Otero pointed out that the objective of this tournament is to unite the ties among the different schools and to promote sport values and establish friendship through social interaction. He also stated that the great variety of sport disciplines offered in the tournament will allow us to appreciate the athletic talents processed by our youth in the different areas.
The tournament also integrated the participation of the Mother’s Volleyball team against other participants from team clubs.
In addition, to the different sports disciplines offered in the tournament, our school offers a variety of sports electives to students that include; Tai Chi classes, Fencing, Golf, Western Riding, Taekwondo, Rhythmic and Athletic Gymnastics and Tennis opened to the public during the afternoon in the Sports Academy of our school.
Colegio Bilingue New Horizons athletics have excelled in both national and international sports competitions like Copa Claro, Copa Progreso, Ruta Boricua in Puerto Rico among others.