No Small Matter: RI Wins The Big Quiz 2013

By Austin Zheng (14A01B) Which international diplomat was recently awarded an honorary 10th Dan black belt? What is the percentage of women in Singaporean corporate boards? These were some of the questions asked in the finals of the Straits Times-Ministry of Education National Current Affairs Quiz, more popularly known as the Big Quiz, which saw … Continue reading

Of Blood, Sweat and Tears

By Lee Chin Wee (14A01B)  Cover photo taken by Chung Kityin of the Photographic Society Sometimes it seems rather pointless to take part in sport. Why cheer when a ball dotted with hexagonal patterns trickles over a white line painted hastily on grass? Why celebrate when the thin strip of fibreglass you threw happened to … Continue reading

Ultimate Champions: Ultimate Inter-JCs 2013

By Tan Jun Xiang (14S06C) Additional reporting by Allison Choong (14S05B) Photos by Nicholas Koh, Georges Ip (Photographic Society), PuHwai Chin 8 matches. 2 teams. 1 dream. It was a day of bittersweet victory for Raffles Ultimate. On the 8th of June, Raffles Ultimate fielded two teams for the Inter-JC Ultimate Championships 2013 at Cheng Lim … Continue reading

Raffles Badminton: A Spirited Display

By Lim Ci Hui (14A03B) It was a day of mixed fortunes for the Raffles badminton team. The A Division girls clinched 1st position after beating Victoria Junior College 4 – 1, extending their winning streak of 8 years, while the boys emerged as 1st runners up after going down to longtime rivals and eventual … Continue reading

Champions at Heart: Soccer Boys Edged out in 5-goal Thriller

By Lee Wei Hern (14S03T) and Nguyen Hoang Nhan (14S03K) Photos by: Andrew Chua and Geoffrey Lim Having progressed to the finals after winning 4-1 on penalties in the semi-finals against Anglo-Chinese Junior College (ACJC) last week, our soccer boys were determined to carry on their winning streak by beating Victoria Junior College (VJC) to … Continue reading

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