Coca-Cola Games

27th March

2019 Coke Games torch heads up North

THE Coca-Cola Games torch heads to the Northern Division today. The torch relay team has completed 14 days of travel with another 20 days remaining. By this time, the Coke Games torch would have visited 76...

St Vincent College prepares for Tailevu Zone

“WE have been there and done it.” These were the words of Sokoveti Tamanisau of St. Vincent College from Tailevu as her school prepares for the Tailevu Zone to be held this Friday. Tamanisau said the female athletes were always reminded of the victory of 2008. “We won the girls title in the Tailevu Zone back...

26th March

2019 Coke Games: Torch visit to QVS remind students of expectations

THE Coca-Cola Games torch relay team visited Queen Victoria School in Tailevu today. And according to school principal Qalo Lesi, it was a reminder to the students of their expectations. Lesi said this week’s Tailevu Zone will be a testing ground for its athletes. “For the Tailevu Zone, QVS has the least number of athletes from Tailevu....

25th March

Coke Games flame well received in Moce

THE Coca-Cola Games torch, for the first time, visited Moce Secondary School in the Lau Group. The school has students from five islands around Moce. Coca-Cola Games torch relay coordinator Onisimo Rokotuinasau said the students were delighted to receive the torch. “The primary students joined the secondary school students to welcome the arrival of the torch to...

23rd March

Lautoka Yasawa Zone: Natabua and Jasper defends title

GIANTS and neighbouring schools Natabua High School and Jasper Williams High School have succeeded in defending their crowns during the Coca-Cola Lautoka Yasawa Zone meet at Lautoka’s Churchill Park this afternoon. Boys champions Natabua secured a total of 33 gold medals in the boys’ division while Jasper won 40 gold medals. Saint Thomas High School...

Lautoka Yasawa Zone: Three records set

THREE records have been set at the Coca-Cola Lautoka Yasawa Zone meet. Natabua’s Tiko Batibasaga broke a 22-year-old senior boys shot put record with a throw of 13.92m The old record of 13.59m was set in 1997. Jasper Williams High School jumper Adi Matevakatini set a new record of 11.12m in the senior girls’ triple...

Lautoka Yasawa Zone: Easy win for Mudreilagi

NATABUA High School sprint king Nemani Mudreilagi easily won the senior boys 200m final to be crowned the fastest schoolboy at the Coca-Cola Lautoka Yasawa Zone meet. The Raiwaqa native of Nadroga who also won the blue ribbon event recorded 22 .41sec at the 200m final today. More reports in tomorrow’s edition of The Sunday...

Lautoka Yasawa Zone: Natabua and Jasper extends lead

NATABUA and Jasper Williams High School have extended their lead in the second day of the Coca-Cola Lautoka Yasawa Zone meet at Lautoka’s Churchill Park this afternoon. Jasper has won 31 gold medals followed by Natabua with four goals with Saint Thomas High School in third place with two gold medals Natabua has so far...

Coca-Cola Kadavu Zone: Vunisea on top spot

THE cold and rain did nothing to douse spirits as schools on the island of Kadavu greeted the 2019 Coca-Cola Kadavu Zone competition. Students braved the slight drizzle during the opening ceremony parade where chief guest Anare Tawake challenged students on the values of team spirit, bonding and positive mental attitude. “These values that motivates...

22nd March

Coca-Cola Lautoka Yasawa Zone: St Thomas appears on the tally

SAINT Thomas High School is slowly making its way up in the boys’ division for the first day of the Coca-Cola Lautoka Yasawa Zone meet at Lautoka’s Churchill Park this afternoon. The school has already won two gold medals and is placed second behind defending champion Natabua on the overall medal tally. Natabua retains its...

Lautoka Yasawa Zone: Natabua and Jasper leads day one

NATABUA and Jasper Williams High Schools have won two gold medals each early in the first day of the Coca-Cola Lautoka/Yasawa Zone meet at Lautoka’s Churchill Park. Natabua has won 2 gold, 1 silver and 3 bronze medals while Jasper has 2 gold and 1 bronze. Lautoka Muslim is on third spot with one gold....

21st March

Ovalau Zone: St Johns College retains title

DEFENDING champions Saint Johns College managed to retain their title as overall winners of the Coca-Cola Ovalau Zone competition with a total of 51 gold, 39 silver and 40 bronze medals in both the girls and boys division. In the girls division, they scooped a total of 21 gold, 15 silver and 18 bronze  medals,...

Ovalau Zone: Lewamavola targets gold at the Coke Games

GAU Secondary School senior boys 1500m gold medalist Tobua Lewamavola was lost for words at the Coca-Cola Ovalau Zone meet in St John’s College, Levuka today. This was the first time for Lewamavola to compete against top schools in the zone level meets. “I am proud to be able to win a gold medal for...

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