Sports

 

 

 

Description:

 

The sports competition emphasises sportsmanship and team building skills. It can be an enjoyable way to get to know and spend time with different Church participants.

 

Competition Guidelines & Evaluation Criteria:

 

General:

  • All players should only compete in their respective age groups and respective gender category.

  • A form will be provided for each competition to be completed by each team providing the names of all

  • the team members and their grade.

  • Any player who demonstrates non-Christian behaviour will be dismissed from the competition.

  • If a player is penalized during a game, he/she will not be permitted to play the next game.

  • The referees’ decisions are final and should not be disputed. In the case of a valid objection, a formal

  • complaint should be presented to the Mahragan committee.

  • Any team who is not punctual will automatically be disqualified.

  • The competitions will be organised on a league basis with semi-finals and finals, for each sport.

     

     

Relay (All age groups)

 

  • Team is formed of minimum of 3 and maximum 5 players.
  • Mixed genders permitted.
  • Competing teams must have an equal number of players.

  • Each player will run about 30 meters and back, passing the baton to the next player on his or her team.

  • This will be repeated until all of the players on the team have had a turn.

  • The team that completes the relay in the least time wins.

 

Football (Yr 1 & up)

 

  • Team is formed of 9 players ( 6 + 3 reserve); per certain age group.
  • Boys team for group ages Yr1-3, Yr4-6, Yr7-9, Yr10-13 and adults
  • Girls team for group ages Yr1-3, Yr4-6, Yr7-9, Yr10-13 and adults
  • Mixed genders prohibited.
  • Each game will run for up to 20 minutes.
  • If the two teams tie in the game, penalty shots will be taken.
  • Substitutions will be allowed at any time during the game, but only two substitutions are allowed per game.

 

Basketball (Yr 3 & up)

 

  • Team is formed of 5 players ( 5 + 2 reserve); per certain age group.

  • Boys team for group ages Yr3-6, Yr7-9, Yr10-13 and adults
  • Girls team for group ages Yr3-6, Yr7-9, Yr10-13 and adults
  • Mixed genders prohibited.
  • Each game will run for 20 minutes, with an intermission of no more than 2 minutes.

  • If the two teams tie at the end of the game, there will be an overtime of 5 minutes.

  • Substitution will be allowed at any time during the game.

 

Table Tennis (Yr 3 & up)

 

  • Individual or double players allowed given there are double team from other churches.
  • Mixed genders permitted.
  • The team winning 2 out of 3 games is the winner.

  • Each team is allowed only one time-out.

 

Badminton (Yr 3 & up)

 

  • Individual or double players allowed given there are double team from other churches.
  • The team winning 2 out of 3 games is the winner.

  • Mixed genders permitted.
  • Each team is allowed only one time-out.

 

Chess (Yr 2 & up)

 

  • One player per age group. the team that wins 2 out of 3 games is the winner. 

  • Mixed genders permitted.