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Wednesday, 4 November 2015

THE GAME KICK

The Game Kick


The crowd are on their feet, I can hear the roar and chanting of the crowd in the distance.  Glancing around the stadium I can feel the intensity building, trying to focus on the placement of my ball, I wipe the sweat from my brow, eye the ball then look to the field posts, take a deep breath and slow my heart rate.  I take two steps back and one to the left, I refocus and set my eye’s on the ball and picture the ball going  straight down the middle of the post. I smell  sweat  and freshly mown short green grass.  
My leg feels like it has a life of its own as it maps its path towards the ball.  I feel my boot on the ball and hear the thud as it connects with the leather.  I can see the ball sailing through the clear blue sky, making a beeline for the goal posts, and yes, yes, yes…. it is over.  

I collapse in relief, I know my kick just put the Rugby world cup into our hands.  I am a legend.


WRITTEN BY: RIVER

4 comments:

  1. Bonjour River I am from Mamaku Hub at Grey Main School. You have worked really hard and I like this sentience "I can hear the roar and chanting of the crowd in the distance. Glancing around the stadium I can feel the intensity building", It is really cool.
    Maybe next time you could add more exciting pictures.

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  2. Kia ora River this is Katelin from Mamaku Hub from Grey Main School. Wow I think this is a really maharo (amazing) piece of writing. Is this true or false? This reminds me when I watch Blaketown Under 10's play rugby because my friend plays for that team. from Katelin.

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  3. Kia ora River.I am Levi B from Grey Main School. I really like that you have written lots of words and lots of sentences. I do think that you could of told us about what it felt after you finished and did you get any prizes? he whetu koe.

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  4. Kia ora River it Josh here from Grey Main School what is it for? I like that you did lots of writing. I like what it is about! Miharo (amazing) you can improve on your sapling.
    Josh.

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