Coca-Cola Games

2019 Coke Games: Radrudru, Sigaruarua named best overall athletes

TRIPLE gold medallist Kolinio Radrudru of Ratu Kadavulevu School and Naomi Sigaruarua of ACS were named overall best athletes at the 2019 Coca-Cola Games. Radrudru was named the overall best male athlete. He won gold...

2019 Coke Games: ACS and RKS defend title

AS the curtains came down on another Coca-Cola Games, defending champions in the boys and girls divisions have once again successfully defended their title after the three-day event. Adi Cakobau School won a total of 39 medals – 17 gold, 12 silver and 10 bronze medals to remain undefeated. Saint Joseph’s Secondary School came in...

2019 Coke Games: Six national records broken

SIX records were broken at this year’s Coca-Cola Games. All of which were from the field events. The six records are: Shawntell Lockington of Xavier College broke the senior girls high jump meet record of 1.64m. Her new record is 1.68m. Orisi Navavau of Marist Brothers High School broke the intermediate boys shotput meet record...

2019 Coke Games: Unofficial – Defending champs looks good to retain titles

WITH one more race to go, Adi Cakobau School is unofficially the winner of the 2019 Coca-Cola Games. As expected, the ladies from Sawani have continued to pile up their gold medals winning three more medals in the 4x400m finals of the sub-junior, junior and intermediate grade. ACS is expected to win the senior grade...

2019 Coke Games: Sweet revenge for Jasper’s Baravilala

SERENIA Ragatu’s hope of winning her third gold for Adi Cakobau School was dashed today after she was beaten by arch-rival Salote Baravilala of Jasper Williams High School in the 4x100m. Ragatu who won the 100m final yesterday and the 200m today had to settle for silver with her team mates from Sawani. It was...

2019 Coke Games: Lecanavanua bags first gold for QVS

QUEEN Victoria School managed to win their first gold today in the senior boys discus. Thanks to Tupou Lecanavanua who took out first place after throwing a distance of 41. 40m. Orisi Somumu of All Saints Secondary School in Labasa won the silver medal with a distance of 39.42m. And Timoci Tukana of Ratu Sukuna...

2019 Coke Games: Cheerleaders add colour to the Games

CHEERLEADERS from various schools are stealing the show at the 2019 Coca-Cola Games at the ANZ Stadium in Suva. During the three-day competition, cheerleaders kept the crowd on their feet with their dance moves. What used to have been an all-girls pompom squad in the past has now included boys as part of the cheerleading...

2019 Coke Games: Taqiri of RKS jumps for gold

APOROSA Taqiri of Ratu Kadavulevu School jumped for gold today in the senior boys triple jump keeping their hopes alive in defending their title again this year. Taqiri jumped a distance of 13.70m to win first place. Xavier College’s Jone Sukulu settled for silver with a jump of 13.61m. And Varea Grey of Marist Brothers...

2019 Coke Games: Tukidia wins gold for MBHS

MARIST Brothers High School as usual is making their presence known in the field events after winning the junior boys high jump at the ANZ Stadium in Suva. Viliame Tukidia won gold with a jump of 1.70m. Suva Grammar School’s Victor Kalouniviti settled for silver with a jump of 1.65m. Lorima Tabaiwalu of Nasikawa Vision...

2019 Coke Games: ACS makes clean sweep in 200m finals

ADI Cakobau School is on track to defend their title as the overall winner in the girls division at the 2019 Coca-Cola Games underway at the ANZ Stadium in Suva. This after the ladies from the Rukuniveidakua made a clean sweep in the 200m finals adding four more gold medals to their tally. The Sawani...

2019 Coke Games: Taukei wins second gold for Marist Brothers

CHRISTIAN Taukei of Marist Brothers High School won his second gold medal today in the sub-junior boys discus event. Taukei threw a distance of 38.93m to claim first place. Jeremaia Vukivanua of Suva Grammar School took out the silver medal with a distance of 33.95m. And Iosefa Qalovi of Marist Brothers High School won the...

2019 Coke Games: Baleinatauba adds gold to RKS tally

DEFENDING champions in the boys division, Ratu Kadavulevu School has continued to add medals to their tally with another win in the intermediate boys long jump. This was after Epeli Baleinatauba jumped a distance of 6.66m to win gold. Noa Kautoga of Xavier College settled for silver with a jump of 6.64m. Josevata Rasoi of...

2019 Coke Games: SJSS continues dominance in field events

THE St Joseph’s Secondary School girls have continued their dominance in the field events after winning the junior girls shotput this morning at the ANZ Stadium in Suva. May Kaora won gold with a throw of 11.14m. Uluivalili Secondary School’s Sera Ralawa settled for silver after throwing a distance of 10.62m. Tamara Fakataufon of ACS...

2019 Coke Games: Competition still wide open on final day

THE competition going into the final day of the 2019 Coke Cola Games is still wide open in the girls and boys divisions. The competition is so close that a gold medal win is critical for the schools in the top four positions of the medal tally of either division. There are 19 gold medals...

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2019 Coke Games: Darcy takes gold in senior boys javelin event

SUVA Grammar School’s Darcy Cammick proved too strong against 22 other competitors in the senior boys javelin event winning the gold with a throw of 55.52m. Ratu Sukuna Memorial School’s Timoci Tukana settled for silver with a throw distance of 54.27m. Napolioni Suguvanua of Ratu Latianara College won the bronze medal throwing a distance of...

2019 Coke Games: St Johns, RKS take gold in 400m event

A PHOTO finish in the final of the 400m senior boys’ event resulted in no silver medal being given out. This is after Nikola Raiqeu of St John’s College and Josua Koro of Ratu Kadavulevu School both clocked 49.0s to win gold medals for their respective schools. Lepani Baticuvu of Ratu Kadavulevu School won the...

2019 Coke Games: Defending champs maintain steady lead

DEFENDING champions of the Coca-Cola Games in both the boys and girls division have commanded a steady lead after day two of the competition. Ratu Kadavulevu School leads the tally with a total of 18 medals – 8 gold, 6 silver and 4 bronze medals. Marist Brothers High School from Flagstaff in Suva are in...

2019 Coke Games: Adi Cakobau’s Ragatu takes senior girls blue ribbon

SERENIA Ragatu of Adi Cakobau School stopped the clock at 12.26s to win the gold medal in the senior girls blue ribbon event at the ANZ Stadium in Suva this afternoon. The spring queen from the Rukuniveidakua in Sawani proved too good beating arch-rival Fane Sauvakacolo of Suva Grammar School who clocked the best time...

2019 Coke Games: Radrudru of RKS crowned sprint king

KOLINIO Radrudru of Ratu Kadavulevu School has been crowned the sprint king of the biggest schools athletics meet in the South Pacific. Radrudru won the blue ribbon event in a time of 10.62s. Nemani Mudreilagi who had the fastest time in the heats yesterday settled for silver in a time of 10.75s. Josaia Bosoka of...

2019 Coke Games: Marist’s Navavau breaks inter boys shotput record

THE third record for this year’s Coca-Cola Games has been set by Orisi Navavau of Marist Brothers High School in the intermediate boys shot put event. Navavau threw a distance of 15.99m and broke the record set in 2016 by Kaliopasi Uluilakeba, also of Marist in 2016, which was 15.76m. Jesse Stolz also of Marist...

2019 Coke Games: Navue’s golden jump puts SJSS in the lead

ST Joseph’s Secondary School has taken the lead in the girls’ division of the 2019 Coca-Cola Games that is underway at the ANZ Stadium in Suva. This after Avelina Navue jumped 5.40m to secure another gold for the Waimanu Road ladies in the intermediate girls long jump event. Mereseini Waqatoki of Suva Grammar School settled...

2019 Coke Games: Savu wins first gold for Kadavu Provincial

RUPENI Savu of Kadavu Provincial Secondary School secured their first gold medal today in the junior boys’ javelin throw. Savu threw a distance of 45.60m. Sulio Naibe of Napuka Secondary School settled for silver with a throw of 45.56m. Eremodo Liganivai of Ratu Kadavulevu School won the bronze medal with a throw 45.37m. Stay with...

2019 Coke Games: St Joseph’s Korosaya wins gold

FILOMENA Korosaya of St Joseph’s Secondary School added another gold to their medal tally after securing a win in the field events. Korosaya threw a distance of 29.68m in the junior girls discus to win the event. Reapi Vunidakua of Ratu Sukuna Memorial School settled for second place with a distance of 27.07m. May Kaora...

2019 Coke Games: Taukei’s win pushes MBHS up medal tally

MARIST Brothers High School has taken the lead in the unofficial medal tally in the boys’ division at the 2019 Coca-Cola Games underway at the ANZ Stadium in Suva. This after Christian Taukei threw a distance of 12.87m in the sub-junior boys’ shotput event to win gold. Josefo Qalovi also of Marist Brothers High School...

2019 Coke Games: Xavier’s Lockington breaks high jump record

A SECOND record was broken today in the senior girls high jump at the ANZ Stadium in Suva. Shawntell Lockington of Xavier College won gold for her school and also broke the record that was set by Diana Maramanikaibau of Holy Cross in 2013. Lockington jumped 1.68m to break the record of 1.65m set in...

2019 Coke Games: Suva Grammar boys win second gold

SUVA Grammar School won its second gold in the boys’ division with a win by Kaiava Francis in the intermediate boys high jump. Kaitu Kaitu of Marist Brothers High School won silver and Suliasi Rika of Natabua High School settled for bronze. Ratu Kadavulevu School is still leading the boys’ division with two gold and...

2019 Coke Games: Seru wins gold for Tailevu North

JONE Seru secured the first gold for Tailevu North in the boys division after winning the intermediate boys javelin event. Seru threw a distance of 60.94m to win gold. Jone Vosabalavu of Marist Brothers High School won silver with a throw of 53.35m. Cicia High School’s Yavaki Naivalulevu settled for bronze with a throw of...

2019 Coke Games: Vakatuinaiau puts RKS back on the lead

RATU Kadavulevu School has once again taken the lead in the boys medal tally at the 2019 Coca-Cola Games underway at the ANZ Stadium in Suva. This after a gold medal win by Visa Vakatuinaiau in the sub-junior boys long jump. Vakatuinaiau jumped a distance of 5.51m to claim the victory while Benjamin Joseph of...

2019 Coke Games: Matevakatini secures Jasper’s second gold

RATERI Matevakatini secured Jasper Williams Secondary School’s second gold this morning after winning the senior girls triple jump event at the ANZ Stadium in Suva. Matevakatini jumped 11.16m to win gold while Fane Sauvakacolo of Suva Grammar School settled for silver with a jump of 10.94m. Maretini Naisulu of Xavier College in Ba won the...

2019 Coke Games: Jasper puts first gold on the tally

JASPER Williams High School won their first gold medal today in the intermediate girls shotput event. Loata Nabulagi threw a distance of 10.94m to claim first place. Phylippa Pickering of St Joseph’s Secondary School won silver with a throw of 10.36m. And Duavata Secondary School’s Josifini Tinaisaqa from Macuata settled for bronze with a throw...

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