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2017 Supreme Sports Award Recipient
Chloe Comer

Forest View High School Sport Page

Sport at Forest View High School is an integral part of our culture and an extension of our willingness to strive for excellence in all area of wider school life. We offer a range of sports and have excellent systems, coaches and facilities to develop the sporting potential of our students. We offer two high performance sporting programs, consisting of Rugby Union and Netball. These programs focus on high performance coaching systems, to better sporting outcomes. Talented sportsmen and woman are encouraged to select High Performance Sport as a year 11 NCEA course to further support sporting potential and ones understanding of biophysical factors influencing performance (see learning resources/Physical Education and Sport Science). 

Sports offered at Forest View High School. 
  • Rugby Union
  • Netball
  • Football
  • Hockey
  • Basketball
  • Cricket
  • Touch
  • Ki o Rahi
  • Waka Ama
  • Badminton
  • Volleyball
  • Softball
  • Athletics
  • Swimming sports
  • Tennis
  • Clay Shooting
We are also open to adopting new sporting codes based on popularity and resources. Please contact the sports department if you would like to contribute to our growing number of coaches/parent helpers. 

  • Boys U15 team
  • Girls 7s & 10 or 15 Aside teams
All teams compete in the Waikato Secondary Schools competition. 

We run a rugby development program, which targets young rugby talent and aims to promote this talent through high performance coaching and conditioning systems. We also aim to better social outcomes through our rugby development system. Our development program consist of 20 year 9 and 10 students. These players are coached key rugby fundamentals two times per week in pre-season and are encouraged to participate in physical conditioning/weight training programs on other days. Key fundamentals include, 
  • Ball handling skills
  • Attack decision making skills
  • Attack contact skills
  • Tackle technique
  • Defensive alignment 
  • Position specific core roles

Director of Rugby, Martin Ash
  • NZRU Level Three Advanced Coach
  • Current Waikato under 15's Coach & selector
  • Current Waikato Rugby Talent Identification and Resource Coach 
  • Former Auckland 18's Coach
The 2018 Netball season started in Term 1 with trials and selections taking place in March. From this we have the following teams;
  • FV Senior A - Taneta Riki
  • FV Senior B - Karmich Nichols
  • FVHS Junior A - Paige Cuff
Our Netball teams compete in the local Tokoroa Netball Centre competition. 

Our quality coaching staff ensures our players are get the best possible coaching to better prepare our teams for the rigor high level competition. 

Director of Netball, Taneta Riki

We run two Football teams at Forest View High School, 
  • 1st XI Boys - Kamal Nair
  • 1st XI Girls - Sarah Middlebrook
  • If we have enough player interest we will run junior teams
Our Football teams compete in the Waikato Secondary Schools Football Association competition. 
We have one Mixed Hockey team who compete in the Waikato Hockey Association Secondary Schools Division C grade. The team travel to Hamilton every Tuesday afternoon to play at either the Gallagher Hockey Centre or St Pauls Collegiate. 

Basketball remains a strong and popular sport at school. We have 3 teams playing in the Waikato Central Competition. Most games are played at Cambridge High School, Te Awamutu Event Centre and Te Awamutu High School. 
  • Saints Senior Boys - Rocky Tiro / Jess Earnshaw
  • Saints Junior Boys - Maine Nooroa
  • Angels Senior Girls - Maine Nooroa
We run one boys Cricket team at Forest View High School. Our Cricket team competes in the Gillette Cup Secondary Schools competition.
Depending on the numbers we usually run a mixed team. 

Ki O Rahi
We run one mixed Ki O Rahi team at Forest View High School. Our Ki o Rahi teams made the national tournament in 2016 and has a strong following at school. 

Waka Ama
2018 has started with an increase in participation numbers. The J16 girls & boys and the J19 girls will be heading to Lake Ngaroto, Te Awamutu on Saturday March 11th to take part in the Waikato Secondary Schools Regional competition. Teams will use this event as a warm-up to the Nationals which are being held from March 28 - 31 at Lake Tikitapu, Rotorua.

We have a number of single and mixed Badminton teams at Forest View High School. Individuals or mixed teams compete in local South Waikato competitions. Badminton has really taken off at Forest View. Our player base has gown rapidly over the last year. 

We run a number of mixed Volleyball teams at Forest View High School. Our Volleyball teams compete in local South Waikato competitions. 

We run one mixed Softball team at Forest View High School. Our Softball team competes in the South Waikato Secondary Schools competition. 

Every year we host a school athletics day, where we select a team to represent Forest View High School at the Mid-Islands athletics championships. Athletes who finish in the top three in their event at Mid-Islands will be selected to represent the school at the Waikato Secondary Schools championships. Athletes who finish in the top three at Waikato Championships will be selected to represent Waikato at the North Island championships. New Zealand secondary schools athletic championships take place annually in November. 

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