JAAP 2018 Recap: Results and Highlights
After giving out the final prizes at the Blue Pool Road campus, the Asia-Pacific Athletics Games 2018 came to a close. We are proud to announce their success, made possible by the enthusiastic participation of the 6 delegations, and the generous support of our sponsors, teachers and parents.
Here is a brief recap of the event:
JAAP 2018 took place on 23 and 24 January 2018 at the Tseung Kwan O Sports Ground. We welcomed 5 overseas delegations from France, China, Singapore and Vietnam. Over 200 students participated in 87 events for a place on the podium!
There were some impressive performances by the students over these 2 days:
Best athlete (over 3 events, with one from each of the run, jump and throw categories):
- Benjamine - Girl : MÉTAIS Zoé, Shanghai
- Benjamin - Boy : CHASTAN Loic, Hong Kong
- Minime - Girl : CHEVOT Marie-Amélie, Shanghai
- Minime - Boy : MOUTARDE Mathys de Charleville, Mézières
- Cadette - Girl : RAMANANTSOA Raphaëlle, Hong Kong
- Cadet - Boy : TERNOIS Eliot, Ho Chi Minh City
Calculated from the best athletes’ results per delegation (the 2 best results in each age group for each event)
- Hong Kong
- Ho Chi Minh City
New Record :
Alice DARBON from The French International School of Hong Kong broke the 1500m Minime girl record set at the JAAP 2014 with a time of 5mins 24secs.
Visit the JAAP website here for all the results.
Thank you once again to all participants and volunteers, and ‘Bravo’ to all the athletes!