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High School Extracurricular

We believe academic subjects and extracurricular activities complement each other and are essential to student wellbeing, education and spirituality.

Extracurricular activities foster commitment, confidence and create a sense of belonging to the School community. Students are encouraged to participate in at least one extracurricular activity per term.

Our School is blessed with excellent sporting facilities. Committed coaches are passionate and dedicated, committed to ensuring students achieve their personal best. We have an on-site biokineticist who is available to assist sports students at no extra cost.

Marist Brothers Linmeyer is proud of students who have represented our School in National, Provincial and Regional teams.

SPORTS OFFERINGS

ARCHERY

ARCHERY

Archery improves hand-eye coordination, patience and confidence. It is a focused form of exercise and a wonderful socialising opportunity.

Athletics

Athletics

Athletics develops cardiovascular fitness, upper and lower body strength, speed, stamina and power. 

Basketball

Basketball

Basketball promotes cardiovascular health. This sport burns calories, builds bone strength and boosts the immune system.

Cactic Gym

Cactic Gym

The focus is on strength, functional, resistance and callisthenic training in order to improve strength by minimising injuries. 

Cricket

Cricket

Cricket develops endurance, stamina, balance and hand-eye coordination. 

Cross-Country

Cross-Country

Athletes receive a full-body workout and improved cardiovascular endurance and health. 

Equestrian

Equestrian

Riders develop better reflexes, a sense of balance and coordination. 

Golf

Golf

Benefits of playing Golf include physical health as well as psychological benefits e.g. improved mood, reduced anxiety and increased confidence. 

Gym

Gym

The gym focuses on the strength and conditioning of our athletes using a combination of free weight and bodyweight exercises. 

Hockey

Hockey

Hockey develops cardiovascular endurance as well as hand-eye coordination. 

Netball

Netball

Netball improves hand-eye coordination, builds up muscle strength and stamina and improves the body’s flexibility and nimbleness. 

Rugby

Rugby

Health benefits of playing Rugby includes cardiovascular fitness, endurance strength in upper and lower body as well as ball-handling and kicking skills. 

Soccer

Soccer

Soccer increases aerobic capacity and cardiovascular health. It lowers body fat and improves muscle tone while building strength, flexibility and endurance. 

Squash

Squash

A game of Squash can see you running, leaping and diving for the ball. 

Swimming

Swimming

Swimming builds endurance, muscle strength and cardiovascular fitness. 

Tennis

Tennis

Playing tennis increasing aerobic capacities, lowers resting heart rate and blood pressure and increases bone density. 

CULTURAL OFFERINGS

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Art Club

Art Club

Students meet and mix with others on the same learning journey. They also learn from professional artists. 

Co-Workers

Co-Workers

This activity helps others create a sense of belonging and gives students a sense of purpose. 

Drama

Drama

Drama builds confidence, helps concentration and develops language and communication skills. 

Marimbas

Marimbas

Marimba playing helps to build musical skills, resilience and motivation. 

Music Group

Music Group

Students develop a strong sense of belonging, make friends with ‘like-minded’ people and develop self-esteem. 

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Public Speaking

Public Speaking

Benefits of Public Speaking include critical thinking, personal development as well as improving communication skills.

EISTEDDFOD

EISTEDDFOD

Eisteddfod helps memory, learning and literacy development.