TISSA Tennis Tournament 2019/20

On the 5th of October, students from international schools across Taiwan came up Yangmingshan to compete in our first annual TISSA Tennis Varsity Tournament. This event attracted many fans and supporters.  The “special guest” of the event was professional Taiwanese tennis player, Hsieh Su-Wei, who has achieved many things and is most well-known for her career-high Read more about TISSA Tennis Tournament 2019/20[…]

TISSA Swim Meet at Morrison Taichung

The first TISSA event of 2019/20 was the swim meet at Morrison Taichung. Our swimmers did incredibly well and a big “thank you” goes to the team coaches AJ Lee and Lily Feng.  Full results of medalist are below: Eileen: 100m Backstroke – Gold 100m IM – Gold 50m Freestyle – Bronze  Wilson: 50m Butterfly Read more about TISSA Swim Meet at Morrison Taichung[…]

JV Boys and Girls Volleyball and Football Teams’ Success!

It was tremendous weekend of sport with our teams competing in Taiwan and South Korea.  Our Junior Varsity teams battled really well in TISSA football and Volleyball and it was a great experience for our young teams as they played against much older students.  On the Island of Jeju (South Korea), our Varsity Boys and Read more about JV Boys and Girls Volleyball and Football Teams’ Success![…]

Triathlon Talkers – Year 8

Yesterday was our first Year 8 student-led assembly. Parker, Georgia and Dora  stood in front of the Year 8 and delivered a confident talk about triathlon training and competing for TES. With this year’s motto of “Stand Up to Stand Out”, it was a fitting tribute to their oracy skills and confidence that was engaging and informative. Hopefully, this Read more about Triathlon Talkers – Year 8[…]

Fijian International Volleyball Player Visits BSHS

It was a privilege to welcome Fijian National Volleyball Player Sakiusa Vaka Naivana (Wearing the number 3 Shirt below) to Taipei European School. Our Varsity Boys Volleyball Team has great time trying to stop some of his amazing spikes and Sakiusa spoke about his career and passion for the sport of volleyball.  ‘Half his body Read more about Fijian International Volleyball Player Visits BSHS[…]

Titans Triathletes in Yilan

Last weekend, nearly 30 TES students and parents attended the 2019 Yilan National Triathlon Championship. Most athletes travelled down to Yilan with their family on Friday evening and enjoyed a traditional Taiwanese meal together before the weekend’s exertions. Early on Saturday, 7 ESC students gathered on the Start line at the edge of Meihua Hu Read more about Titans Triathletes in Yilan[…]

Interview with Jean-Marc Alexandre (Varsity Boys Football Coach)

We are proud to announce, this year at TES, that we are investing in specialist coaches for our Junior Varsity and Varsity teams in Football, Basketball and Volleyball to raise the standards of coaching and expertise we can give to our students. At the same time this year we are introducing ‘Character Building’ into our Read more about Interview with Jean-Marc Alexandre (Varsity Boys Football Coach)[…]

Mr Chow – Sports Awards Winners for 2018-2019 Announced

It is a privilege to be the Head of Sport at TES and, for me, one of the highlights every year is the Sports Awards Evening. Our 2019 Sports Awards evening was a fantastic occasion. It was the largest gathering we have had with over 350 people in the TES Community in attendance.  It was Read more about Mr Chow – Sports Awards Winners for 2018-2019 Announced[…]

Interview with Christian Loamanu – Sports Awards Evening’s Guest Speaker

On Wednesday evening of the 15th of May, students from the European Secondary Campus gathered for the 2019 Sports Awards Evening at the Taipei City Youth Development Theatre. Students heard an address from the evening’s guest speaker Christian Loamanu who has played international rugby for Japan, and club rugby for Leicester Tigers (UK) and Toulon (France). Read more about Interview with Christian Loamanu – Sports Awards Evening’s Guest Speaker[…]

TISSA Middle School Basketball Results Roll In!

It was an excellent end to the sporting season for the  Titans at Taipei European School. It was a marvellous achievement and the first one of its kind in TISSA history that the girls were Champions in Year 7, Year 8 and Year 9 TISSA Tournaments within one sport!!  It’s been a great 2018/19 year Read more about TISSA Middle School Basketball Results Roll In![…]

Coaches of the Year – TES Sports Awards Evening 2019

Each year, students and staff vote for the Coach of the Year and the Young Coach of the Year. The winners of these awards for the 2018-2019 year are Mr Imbleau and Jemmi from H3. Below are two short interviews conducted moments after the announcements of their wins at the 2019 Sports Awards. Coach of Read more about Coaches of the Year – TES Sports Awards Evening 2019[…]

Parent Coach Richard Stokes Green – T3 TES Triathlon Team Coach

TES parent, Mr Stokes Green initiated the T3 TES Triathlon Team this year which saw many students actively involved in the sport. Many team members experienced their first “taste” of triathlon training. This year saw many of our students compete in the Tainan Junior Triathlon and return with an increased “thirst”for the sport.  Here are some Read more about Parent Coach Richard Stokes Green – T3 TES Triathlon Team Coach[…]

TES Sports Hall of Fame Inductee for 2019: Anabella

Each year, the Sports Awards grant the opportunity to recognise exceptional student athletes who embody the TES Values of Respect, Responsibility, Creativity, Perseverance and Participation through selection for TES’ Sport Hall of Fame. Annabella, a H4 student who has represented the school, and who embodies these school Values was the inductee for 2019. Here are some Read more about TES Sports Hall of Fame Inductee for 2019: Anabella[…]

Swimming and Triathlon Learning Experiences

This weekend saw students from TES involved in The TISSA Swimming in Kaohsiung and Taitung Triathlon. Here are two student accounts of their experiences: TISSA Swimming in Kaohsiung After two hours of resting on the High Speed Rail, we stepped out of the station into the bright sunlight. After many weeks of preparation, the tournament Read more about Swimming and Triathlon Learning Experiences[…]