Sport at the LFRD: A School of Exceptional Values and Performance

The Lycée Français René Descartes (LFRD) is once again in the spotlight, but this time it’s on the volleyball court in Hong Kong and Bangkok that its students have distinguished themselves. The recent exploits of the LFRD volleyball players testify not only to their outstanding performance, but also to the values deeply rooted in the school’s curriculum.

Prozap Volleyball Hong Kong 2024: Exceptional Performance and Affirmed Values

January 23 to 27, 2024

Team spirit, fair play and the ability to transcend oneself were the keys to our students’ success at the Prozap tournament in Hong Kong. In a competition involving high schools from 9 countries in the Asia-Pacific zone, our girls brilliantly took first place after a tournament that was mastered from start to finish. As for the boys, they won the silver medal after an impressive performance.

A special mention must go to our 2 teams, who both managed to reach the quarter-finals, testifying to the depth of talent within our sporting community.

Finally, let’s highlight the outstanding individual performances of brother and sister Uma and Rustum, who were voted MVP among 175 students respectively. These individual distinctions testify to the magnificent teamwork and positive impact of sport on the personal development of our students.

Prozap Volley-Ball Bangkok 2024: A Dazzling Double

January 29 to February 2, 2024

It’s been an exceptional week for LFRD volleyball players. After winning gold and silver medals at the Prozap Lycée in Hong Kong, the middle-schoolers wrote a new page of glory by winning both competitions at the Prozap in Bangkok. A full house with gold medals for both boys and girls, demonstrating fantastic determination over three days of intense competition.

Congratulations to the boys in Team 2, who ended the tournament in a fine 5th place. This performance illustrates the commitment and skill level of all participants, reflecting the quality of sports teaching at the LFRD.