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International School Suva

World Class Citizens ~ Life Long Learners


ISS encourages students to participate in competitive sport. The Physical Education Program provides all students with the basic skills that they can then extend through a sports specific training program. Competition is with other Secondary ( High Schools) Schools  in the Suva and Fiji Island community. The timing of the competitions is relative to the local school 3 term year and is sanctioned by the  Fiji Ministry of Education.

Athletics: Track and Field.

The Fiji Secondary Schools Track and Field competition season is from February to May. Schools hold internal competitions to select their teams who then go on to compete in their Zone competition. Students who compete in their zone then get to qualify for the National Championships which are held on the  Thursday,Friday and Saturday  of week 14 of Term 1 of the local schools system.

The National Championships are known as the Coca Cola Games and is one of the biggest Secondary Schools  track and Field Meets in the Southern Hemisphere.

Students compete in Grades: Subjunior Grade: 14 years and under on the year of competition.

Junior Grade: 15 or 16 years old on the year of competition

Intermediate: 17 or 18 years old on the year of competition

Seniors: 19 years old and over on the year of competition

Events competed for are:

Track:  Sprints: 100 m, 200m, 400m,

Middle Distance: 800m, 1500.

Long Distance:  3,000m.

Field: Shot put, Discus, Javelin

Jumps: Long Jump, Triple Jump and High Jump.

ISS in Athletics: Progression to the National Championships.

ISS holds an Interhouse Athletics Meet generally Week 5 of Term 1. The top ranked committed students

are selected to represent the school at the zone meet. ISS competes along with 20 other schools in Suva Zone 1.



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