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Congratulations to all our student athletes for another good year of Tigers sports.  At the Sports Awards dinner on 30th April we had just under 500 people in attendace and presented awards to our 84 teams and 43 coaches.  It was a fabulous evening of honouring student athletes and their hard work. 

This year we won 48 BISAC podium places, 3 SEASAC championships and 8 podium places and in FOBISIA we achieved a podium place in 11 of 12 events.  We have a participation rate of 51% and looking at ways to improve this.

Congratulations to all our winners.

Overall Sports Boys of the Year     Ondrej Rylich
Overall Sports Girl of the Year        Yasmin Salce

Contribution To School Sport      Sarisa (Annabel) Nuboer

Individual Sports Boys of the Year   Arin (Ton) Kiangsiri
Individual Sports Girl of the Year     Thananuch (Password) Thepkanjana 

U19 Sports Boys of the Year  Akhil Balimane
U19 Sports Girl of the Year     Pim Vliegen

U17 Sports Boys of the Year    Bailey Sailes
U17 Sports Girl of the Year      Ellen Hagelauer

U15 Sports Boys of the Year    Lachlan Dibbayawan
U15 Sports Girl of the Year        Jasmine Olds

U13 Sports Boys of the Year     James Ashford
U13 Sports Girl of the Year        Rhea Poonevala

Well done on an excellent year and i look forward to seeing you all for season 1 trials in August.  Have a great end to the year, good luck on your exams and have a great summer holiday.

Tigers Tennis Academy

The Patana Tiger Tennis Academy provides a complete tennis programme offering personal attention from an international and qualified coaching staff in a world-class tennis facility. The Academy currently caters for over three hundred players from as young as five years old in the Tiny Tigers programme through to the senior Tigers squad.

For more information please review the Academy website or contact Daniel Ahl, Head Coach, via e-mail daah@patana.ac.th.

Tiger Sharks Swimming Club

The Tiger Sharks SC caters for over two hundred athletes from our National Squad Varsity team down to the five and six year old Tiger Prawns!

The programme is coordinated by Cindy Adair-Bolakoso, the Head Coach, who heads up a team of qualified and experienced coaches who work with an average of eight swimmers per lane. There are up to eleven sessions available per week including morning sessions with differing training expectations depending on the age and ability of the athlete.

The club competes extremely successfully against international schools being the reigning Bangkok International Schools (BISAC) and South East Asian Students Activity Conference (SEASAC) champions and also traveled during the past year to meets in Australia, Taipei and Hong Kong.

If you wish to make enquiries about the Club please contact Cindy Adair Bolakoso via e-mail ciad@patana.ac.th.
Tumbling Tigers Gym Club

The Tumbling Tigers is Bangkok Patana School’s gymnastics programme, it caters for both boys and girls aged 4 years and up. There are currently nearly 300 students involved in the programme which operates during Extra-curricular Activity time Monday to Friday with extended team sessions on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings; Saturday morning training sessions are by invitation only.

The gymnastics programme is directed and run by Nicola McRae, Head of Gymnastics. Along with one additional full time staff member, the programme has nine fully qualified MAG and WAG part-time gymnastics coaches, many of whom have either competed or coached on the Thai national team. The Bangkok Patana gymnastics programme follows the Australian Levels National Development Programme and participates in school and club competitions both locally and overseas.

If you would like further information then please contact Nicola McRae via email at nimr@patana.ac.th.