Day 1 of the 11th National Inter-School Wushu Championships 2015

Today marks the first day of the 11th National Inter-School Wushu Championships 2015 and the Martial House athletes have performed well by achieving a total of 5 Gold, 3 Silver, 3 Bronze and 4 3rd Runner-Up medals! The medallists for the first day are: 42-Style Taijiquan (1st International) – C Boys: Tay Yu Xuan (Victoria School) – Gold Brandon Wong Jyn Kid (Beatty Secondary School) – Bronze 42-Style Taijiquan (1st International) – C Girls: Cheong Vanessa (Nanyang Girls’ High School) – Bronze 42-Style Taijiquan (1st International) – B Boys: Hermann Yap Zhen Hao (River Valley High School) – Gold 42-Style Taijiquan (1st International) – B Girls: Ho Lin Ying (Nanyang Girls’ High School) – Gold Loh Yan Ping (Junyuan Secondary School) – Bronze 42-Style Taijiquan (1st International) – A Boys: Neo Boon Swee (Meridian Junior College) – Gold 42-Style Taijiquan (1st International) –  A Girls: Tay Yi Xuan, Ellie (Meridian Junior College) – 3rd Runner-Up Changquan (1st International) – C Boys: Ong Pang Jan (Victoria School) – Silver Lim Zhengwei, Beltran (Chung Cheng High School (Main)) – 3rd Runner-Up Changquan (1st International) – B Boys: Ong Pang Zan (Victoria School) – Silver Cheong Nigel (Hwa Chong Instituition) – 3rd Runner-Up Changquan (1st International) – A Boys: Wayne Tay (Meridian Junior College) – Gold Wong Hui Xiang, Travier (Meridian Junior College) – Silver Changquan (1st International) – A Girls: Yap Yuan Xin (Meridian Junior College) – 3rd Runner-Up Congratulations to all medallists and keep up the good work! To all participants, all the best for your upcoming events!

Day 5 of the 11th National Primary Schools Wushu Championship 2015

IMG_3046 After a week of intense competition, we have finally reached the fifth day of the National Primary Schools Wushu Championship 2015! Before we take a short break, let’s take a look at how the Martial House students fared in today’s competition. IMG_3036 The students from Martial House has attained a total of 3 Golds, 2 Silvers, 2 Bronzes and 3 3rd Runner-Ups today! The outstanding students are: Nan Dao (Southern Broadsword) (Junior Boys): Lee Chang Yong Matthew (De La Salle School) – Gold Isaac Evan Peh (Gongshang Primary School) – Bronze Tan Keng Fong Ryan (Gongshang Primary School) – 3rd Runner-Up Nan Dao (Southern Broadsword) (Junior Girls): Devni Chamodya Kaluarachchi (Gongshang Primary School) – Silver Nan Dao (Southern Broadsword) (Senior Girls): Lau Le Yee (Greenridge Primary School) – 3rd Runner-Up Broadsword (Junior Girls): Denise Ong Li Ting (Horizon Primary School) – Bronze 4-Duan Broadsword (Senior Boys): Justin Poon Jun Jie (Hougang Primary School) – Silver Ryane Lim Yi Ren (Ngee Ann Primary School) – 3rd Runner-Up 3-Duan Broadsword (Junior Boys): Ng Zachary (Rosyth School) – Gold 3-Duan Broadsword (Junior Girls): Berlynn Ng Xuan Qi (De Le Salle School) – Gold Congratulations to all prize winners! We are now left with two more days of the 11th National Primary Schools Wushu Championship 2015. Do take a short break over the weekends and sprint through the final lap of competition! IMG_3049 After the competition ended today, the Martial House coaches received a surprise thank you video message from a student, Ryan Tan! It was so sweet of him to do so! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y0r0QGPw_mc&feature=youtu.be Note to Ryan: “Congratulations Ryan on your achievements! The Martial House coaches are definitely proud of you! It was also your own effort and determination that earned the prizes! Continue to work hard to reach greater heights! All the best!”

Farewell, Mr. Lee Kuan Yew

Last evening, after the competition, Martial House staff headed to the People’s Association Headquarters (PA HQ) to pay respect to Singapore’s founding father, Mr. Lee Kuan Yew. Mr. Lee has always been advocating about the importance of education in Singapore. Education not only in terms of academics, but moral and character as well. The Martial House team will always keep in mind the above statement made by Mr. Lee and will continue to be responsible for the learning and development of our students. Mr. Lee, rest in peace.

Reminder: 27 March 2015 Friday Class @ Hong Wen will be Conducted at Beatty

IMG_7683 This is a gentle reminder to all parents and students, Friday class on 27 March 2015 at Hong Wen School (Indoor Sports Hall) will be conducted at Beatty Secondary School (Indoor Sports Hall) instead. This is because the Indoor Sports Hall at Hong Wen School will be unavailable for an event. Sorry for any inconvenience caused. Should you have any enquiry regarding the change of location, do not hesitate to drop an enquiry email to [email protected]

Day 4 of the 11th National Primary Schools Wushu Championship 2015

IMG_2990 In the fourth day of the 11th National Primary Schools Wushu Championship 2015, there was a total of 12 events and students from Martial House have performed outstandingly well by attaining a total of 2 Golds, 4 Silvers and 7 Bronzes. IMG_2985 The outstanding student athletes are: 24-Style Taijiquan (Junior Boys): Yeo Jun Wei (Kong Hwa School) – Gold Joshua Wong Jun Kai (De La Salle) – Bronze 24-Style Taijiquan (Junior Girls): Tan Kai Le (Greenridge Primary School) – Bronze 24-Style Taijiquan (Senior Boys): Joshua Tan (Chen Enjun) (De La Salle School) – Gold Dayne David Tang Yi Xuan (Gongshang Primary School) – Bronze 24-Style Taijiquan (Senior Girls): Choo Le Yi (Hong Wen School) – Bronze 3-Duan Changquan (Junior Boys): Leow Kee Teck, Douglas (Gongshang Primary School) – Silver 3-Duan Changquan (Junior Girls): Ng Yu Ninn (Haig Girls’ School) – Silver 3-Duan Nanquan (Junior Boys): Reyes Teh Kai Jun (Maris Stella High School (Primary)) – Silver 3-Duan Nanquan (Junior Girls): Fiora Koo Si Qi (Hong Wen School) – Bronze Nanquan (Junior Boys): Tan Keng Fong Ryan (Gongshang Primary School) – Bronze Nanquan (Junior Girls): Nguyen Ngo Khiet Duyen Clarissa (Gongshang Primary School) – Bronze Nanquan (Senior Boys): Ng Shinn (Ngee Ann Primary School) – Silver IMG_3003Congratulations to all outstanding athletes! We are now at the halfway mark of the 11th National Primary Schools Wushu Championship 2015! Hang in there and all the best!

Day 3 of the 11th National Primary Schools Wushu Championship 2015

IMG_2958 There was a total of 10 events during the third day of the 11th National Primary Schools Wushu Championship 2015 and students from Martial House have done well once again by attaining a total of 1 Gold, 2 Silvers, 4 Bronzes and 2 3rd Runner-Ups today! IMG_2959 The prize winners for day 3 are: 32-Style Taijijian (Junior Boys): Leo Yi Long (Kong Hwa School) – Gold Yeo Jun Wei (Kong Hwa School) – Bronze 32-Style Taijijian (Senior Boys): Elias Sim Hao Lin (Kong Hwa School) – Bronze Lukas Ong Ze Xiang (Hong Wen School) – 3rd Runner-Up 42-Style Taijijian (Junior Boys): Joshua Wong Jun Kai (De La Salle School) – Silver 42-Style Taijijian (Junior Girls): Grace Wong Jyn Xue (Greenridge Primary School) – Silver 42-Style Taijijian (Senior Boys): Goh Jia Le, Jarad (Kong Hwa School) – Bronze 42-Style Taijijian (Senior Girls): Shannon Eu Ying Xuan (Gongshang Primary School) – Bronze 4-Duan Broadsword (Junior Girls): Joelle Ho Jen Hui (De La Salle) – 3rd Runner-Up IMG_2956 Once again, congratulations to all prize winners and good luck to all participants who still have upcoming events! IMG_2954

Day 2 of the 11th National Primary Schools Wushu Championship 2015

IMG_2887 It is Day 2 of the 11th National Primary Schools Wushu Championship 2015 and there was a total of 16 events! Competition was definitely intense and the students from Martial House have done well by achieving a total of 2 Golds, 3 Silvers, 4 Bronzes and 1 3rd Runner-Up! IMG_2889 The prize winners for day 2 are: 5-Duan Nanquan (Junior Boys): Lee Chang Yong Matthew (De La Salle School) – Gold 5-Duan Nanquan (Junior Girls): Joelle Ho Jen Hui (De Le Salle School) – Silver Shannon Lee Yu En (Horizon Primary School) – 3rd Runner-Up 42-Style Taijiquan (Junior Boys): Leo Yi Long (Kong Hwa School) – Gold 42-Style Taijiquan (Junior Girls): Grace Wong Jyn Xue (Greenridge Primary School) – Silver Ang Kai Yi, Erlene (Hong Wen School) – Bronze 42-Style Taijiquan (Senior Girls): Shannon Eu Ying Xuan (Gongshang Primary School) – Bronze 5-Duan Changquan (Junior Boys): Austin Chong Sze Ze (De La Salle School) – Bronze 5-Duan Changquan (Junior Girls): Berlynn Ng Xuan Qi (De La Salle School) – Silver Changquan (Junior Boys): Ng Zachary (Rosyth School) – Bronze IMG_2902 Congratulations to all prize winners and keep up the good work! Those who did not win, do not be disheartened! With determination and hard work, your turn will come! Do not give up and continue to strive hard! All the best for the next few events! IMG_2904

SPD Charity Show 2015

IMG_2762 Did you manage to catch Martial House Stars, Ho Lin Ying & Samuel Tan on the “live” telecast of the SPD Charity Show 2015 last night? Both Team Singapore athletes were involved in a performance together with MediaCorp artiste, Desmond Tan and SPD beneficiary, Samuel Lim. IMG_2767 The World Wushu Championships Gold & Silver medalists displayed a synchronized Taiji routine as Samuel Lim played a smooth music piece with the “guzheng”, a traditional Chinese instrument. IMG_2804 Following, as the music became more intense, Desmond Tan, one of the 8 Dukes of Caldecott Hill, made his appearance and executed a “nandao” routine which impressed the audiences! Credit goes to Martial House Coach Kevan Cheah for the choreography! IMG_2807 Martial House is thankful for the opportunity to contribute back to society and is grateful that SPD managed to raise a total of $4.8 million! Click here to read the article on xinmsn. IMG_2808 If you did not manage to catch the “live” telecast of the SPD Charity Show, fret not as MediaCorp Channel 8 will be broadcasting the repeat telecast on 29 March 2015, Sunday, from 3.30pm to 6.30pm. Donation hotlines will open till 30 March 2015.

[Updated] Day 1 of the 11th National Primary Schools Wushu Championship 2015

LKY (1) Today marks the first day of the 11th National Primary Schools Wushu Championship 2015. However, the competition began on a low note as the participants and supporters observed a moment of silence to remember Singapore’s founding father, Mr. Lee Kuan Yew, who passed away earlier this morning at 3.18am. IMG_2866 There was a total of 10 events today and the competition was definitely intense. Four students have done Martial House and their schools proud by attaining a Gold, a Silver, a Bronze & a 3rd Runner-Up! They are: 4-Duan Sword (Senior Boys): Ng Shinn (Ngee Ann Primary School) – Gold Sword (Junior Girls): Flavia Sim Xi Qin (Kong Hwa School) – Silver 4-Duan Sword (Junior Boys): Austin Chong Sze Ze (De La Salle School) – Bronze 4-Duan Sword (Junior Girls): Ng Yu Ninn (Haig Girls’ School) – 3rd Runner-Up Congratulations to the winners! For those who did not win, do not be disheartened. Continue to work hard and your time will come! All the best for the rest of the competition!