Sports Day

This year’s sports day was on the Isle of Muck, like it was last year.  The nursery came too. We practiced on Laig Beach before we went.   We practiced football, the sack race and running.  And Maggie dug a hole all the way to Australia. There were four teams with Muck and Eigg primary schools…

Bowls

Bowls is a game that you play with another player. There are 9 balls, 4 largish balls that  are one colour and another 4 largish balls are a different colour, then the  jack is a ball about half the size. This is how you play… Player 1 throws the jack. Player 2 throws their first ball and tries to hit or get as close…

Hockey Is About

1 Defending 2 Tackling 3 Working as a team. We had two teams of five people.  You play the game with hockey sticks. For the practice game you’d use  plastic sticks but for the real game you’d use wooden sticks. Hockey can be very painful on your legs and hands but apart from that it…