Photos: U14D vs Paul Roos, 23 May 2015

Wynberg Boys’ High School hosted old friends and rivals Paul Roos Gymnasium in a crunching Derby Saturday on 23 May 2015 – while the match results didn’t go Wynberg’s way, the spirit of school rugby was the ultimate winner: Friendship, Rivalry, and Competition. Many thanks to Nick Turner for these action photos on the Jacques […]

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On This Day: Wynberg’s Memorial Gates Inaugurated 23 May 1925

The following is an extract from the 1925 Wynberg School Magazine: “Our War Memorial (With acknowledgements to the “Cape Times”.) On Saturday afternoon, 23 May, at 3 p.m., there was an impressive ceremony at our school, when the Administrator, Sir N. F. de Waal, opened the Memorial Gateway erected by past and present boys in […]

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Photos: Steel Band perform at the Cape Town 12 ONERUN Road Race

Wynberg’s Steel Band took to the streets of Paarden Eiland to add a musical beat to the route of the 2015 Cape Town 12 ONERUN  road race from Woodbridge Island to Bree Street on Sunday 17 May.

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Rugby Photos: U14C vs Strand U14B, 16 May 2015

Wynberg’s plucky U14C team took on the Strand High U14Bs on Saturday 16 May on the Jacques Kallis Oval – final score Wynberg 7 – 30 Strand, with the ultimate winner being Schools’ Rugby; many thanks to Nick Tanner for the action photographs!

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Concert Band Performance – Photos

Wynberg’s combined Campus Concert Bands performed under Mr Peter Catzavelos’ baton in the annual concert in the Endler Hall in Stellenbosch on Friday 8 May 2015 – our thanks to Deon Lewis for the photos:      

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Sailing: Wynberg Men Excel at Laser Nationals

Wynberg Boys and Old Boys were once again on the podium at last weekend’s Laser Nationals held at Point Yacht Club on Durban beach. The Laser class is the main breeding ground for South Africa’s Olympic sailors, one of whom was Wynberg Old Boy Gareth Blanckenberg. This regatta had over 60 sailors from across the […]

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Wynberg Music at Windworx 2015 – Photos

Wynberg Boys’ and Girls’ High School combined bands performed at Windworx, at the Hugo Lambrechts Music Centre on Saturday 2 May 2015 – view the photos:

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Wynberg 1st XV at Newlands Schools Day – Photos

Wynberg’s 1st XV got their 2015 season off to a solid start with a 20 – 15 win over Stellenberg at Newlands Stadium at the WP Schools Rugby Day on Tuesday 24 March. Good luck to our U14, 15 and 16A in their warm-up fixtures at Brackenfell on Friday 27 and Saturday 28 March. View action […]

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Newlands Swimming Gala 2015

Wynberg Old Boy and Olympic Swimmer, Seddon Keyter was once quoted: “There’s nothing quite like an inter-schools gala, standing on the block and hearing one’s school roar their pride and support …” And Wednesday 25 February would have been no different for Wynberg’s dedicated swimmers at the grand old Newlands Pool. Our thanks to all […]

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Steel Band Evening: Report & Photos

Keenan Oliphant has been teaching steel bands at the school for six years. He also arranges much of the music and in his spontaneous style, conducts the bands with a balance of fun and technical savvy.  The sound created by his students is easy on the ears and sophisticated, and there were many toes tapping to the infectious rhythms […]

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