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JAAP 2018 Recap: Results and Highlights

 

View the event photos here

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):

School ranking:

Calculated from the best athletes’ results per delegation (the 2 best results in each age group for each event)

  1. Hong Kong 
  2. Singapore
  3. Shanghai
  4. 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!