TISSA High School Basketball and Sports Awards Information 2019/20

Season 2 of the sporting year ended this past weekend with our senior school athletes competing in the TISSA Basketball tournaments. Our teams put in solid performances and produced some pleasing results. A huge thank you goes to all the coaches for their hard work during the season. Seasons 2 Results: JV Girls Basketball @DIS Read more about TISSA High School Basketball and Sports Awards Information 2019/20[…]

2019 TISSA Softball Season Concludes

After all the rain the students and coaches went down to Taichung and Kaohsiung where the weather was like summer’s day. We had only managed to get to training once this season for softball due to all the rain. Our teams played with a smile and battled admirably against opposition who trained regularly.  Highlight result Read more about 2019 TISSA Softball Season Concludes[…]

Mike Gatting OBE visits British Secondary and High School Section

It was an honour and  a privilege to have Mike Gatting OBE (Former player and Captain of the National England Cricket Team) visit Taipei and TES.  He was invited to visit the European Secondary campus to address British Secondary and High School student on Monday 9th of December. For me it was it was fantastic Read more about Mike Gatting OBE visits British Secondary and High School Section[…]

Mike Gatting Visits the BSHS

Legendary former English cricketer, Mike Gatting, will visit the British Secondary and High School on the 9th of December 2019. Mr Gatting will deliver an address to our British Secondary and High School students about his career and the multitude of lessons he has learned along the way. Later in the day he will hold clinics Read more about Mike Gatting Visits the BSHS[…]

Phuket 7s football and TISSA Varsity Badminton

LAst weekend was another successful spot on the sporting calendar with our Phuket 7s Football team holding their own in a tournament which had over 1000 players and 45 international schools competing. Also our TISSA Varsity Badminton team won the Team Championship at TES. As always huge thank you to our coaches: Ulandi Barry, Jean Read more about Phuket 7s football and TISSA Varsity Badminton[…]

Daojiang High School and Taipei European School Exchange 

On Saturday 16th of November, a group of high school softball enthusiasts from TES, participated in a friendly game with students from DaoJiang High School. This was an enlightening experience for all involved and ended with a great barbeque where we all bonded together and made new friendships. The day began with students from TES Read more about Daojiang High School and Taipei European School Exchange […]

Manager and Head Coach of “Chinese Taipei National Football Team” Louis Lancaster

We had the privilege of welcoming Louis Lancaster, who is the Manager and Head Coach of Chinese Taipei  National Football Team, to Taipei European School to talk to the H1 and H2 students about his journey into professional coaching. It was a very insightful session and the students had many questions to ask, one particular question Read more about Manager and Head Coach of “Chinese Taipei National Football Team” Louis Lancaster[…]

“My Last FOBISIA” Student Reflection

At the conclusion of this week’s Under 15 FOBISIA in Phuket, H1 students Felicia and Sonya penned the following reflection: “The strength of  a wolf comes from its pack and the strength from the pack comes from the wolves” Many of us have gone to FOBISIA many times over the past 6 years and this Read more about “My Last FOBISIA” Student Reflection[…]

Video Highlights of a Fantastic Under 15 FOBISIA 2019

Our Under 15 FOBISIA team competed this week in Phuket. Mr Chow reflects on this experience below. Please also enjoy our highlight video of the tournament! As I write this short blog the students have had their gala dinner and are just winding down before “lights out” for bed. Our students have had a tremendous Read more about Video Highlights of a Fantastic Under 15 FOBISIA 2019[…]

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[…]