Category: Please Mind the Platform Gap

CCA Previews ’21: Raffles Symphonic Band

By Raffles Symphonic Band EXCO ‘21

Ever wanted to try your hand at creating something truly magical? Ever had the urge to learn something interesting and exciting? Then playing together with the Raffles Symphonic Band (RSB) may just be the thing for you! It may seem quite daunting at first, but RSB is actually a very comfortable place to learn and nurture your skills as a musician, whilst simultaneously meeting new people in our tight-knit community of seniors, alumni, and juniors!

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CCA Previews ’21: Hockey

By Satyaprakashan (21A13B), Boys’ Vice-Captain, Carrie Kam (21S03M), Girls’ Captain, Iva Idris (21S03G), Girls’ Vice-Captain, and Reanne Lim (21S03F), Girls’ Vice-Captain

Hockey. What exactly is it—floorball on the field? Ice hockey, minus the ice? Being a lesser-known sport, hockey may seem daunting at first glance. Such apprehension increases when one catches a glimpse of players decked out in their full protective gear, shin guards and gloves galore. 

But fear not, for many of our members started out just like you—without prior experience of any sort. There are truly very few prerequisites for this sport. One does not need to have come from a sports CCA or have hockey experience, for stamina and skills can all be developed eventually. All that is required is a positive training attitude, namely enthusiasm, the willingness to try new skills and learn from mistakes, and a spirit of excellence.

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CCA Previews ’21: Raffles Press

By Shaun Loh (21A01A), Chairperson

Back when school was closed during circuit breaker, Press was still up and running, churning out articles on HBL and online school activities. When school reopened in Term 3 and live CCA sessions still couldn’t resume, Press was busy preparing for its Teacher’s Day edition.

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