Wynberg Cricket on Tour: Mozzie Week 2016

A 13-man Wynberg cricket team – featuring players from Grades 9 to 11, and accompanied by Messrs Lefson and Nauhaus – is scheduled to depart Cape Town in the early hours of Saturday 9 July 2016 to embark upon a nine-day tour of Mpumalanga. The itinerary includes a full-day’s game-viewing in the Kruger National Park; a two-day game vs […]

read more

Congratulations to Wynberg’s WP Sport Reps

Congratulations and the very best of luck to our Western Province Representatives for Cricket, Hockey, and Squash 2016. Very well done, a wonderful achievement! Back Row (L-R): Karl Vermeulen (Cricket); Mika Ekström (Cricket); Tristan Cooke (Hockey); Grant Martin (Cricket); Callen Heynes (Cricket); Damian Isaacs (Cricket); Liam Madison (Hockey); Michael Madison (Hockey). Fourth Row: Josh Breed; […]

read more

Cricket Achievers 2016 & Final Fixtures for Term 1

With the first term cricket fixtures drawing to a close with our traditional derby matches against SACS, we congratulate our individual stand-out cricketing performances of 2016, and wish all our teams the very best of ‘friendship, rivalry and competition’ in their matches this weekend. Centuries Josh Breed (1st XI) 107* vs Churchie Grammar, 12 January […]

read more

Wynberg 175: Six-a-Side Cricket Festival – the Photos & Story

Wynberg 175 Launch Week: Six-a-Side Cricket Festival, Sunday 31 January 2016 The Wynberg Boys’ Schools took great pleasure in hosting old school rivals and friends in a six-a-side festival and mini cricket carnival at PPC Newlands. With a strong old boys’ element in the Six-a-Side teams, the event presented a unique opportunity for the schools’ […]

read more

New Cricket Umpires 2015

Congratulations to Wynberg’s newly-qualified cricket umpires, all of whom attended a four-day course ahead of writing the exam. In what is a ‘first’, according to the course convenor Jeff Wolhuter, all Wynberg’s candidates passed the course on their first attempt, with Justin Sproul achieving top marks of 46/45 (getting the bonus mark question correct).  Special […]

read more

Headmaster’s Blog: The Privileges of Health

Mr Richardson’s latest blog article, Blog 77: “The Privileges of Health”, available on the Blog Roll below:

read more

What Parents Need to Know When Supporting Their Children in Team Sports

The following article by Mark Kelly, head of school at Annunciation Orthodox School (Texas) was published, 4 September 2015, on The Independent School Magazine Blog  (www.nais.org): As the national anthem came to a conclusion, I started to get nervous. Standing in a packed gym in front of 2,000 students, teachers, and parents at Annunciation Orthodox School, I was preparing to […]

read more

The Jacques Kallis Tribute Dinner

The Wynberg Old Boys’ Union is hosting this dinner in a tribute to one of our school’s most significant sons, and you are invited to be a part of this historic evening. A dinner for all cricket supporters and players. Join us in honouring Jacques Kallis, recognised by the cricketing world as a true legend of […]

read more

Headmaster’s Letter to Old Boys

Headmaster Keith Richardson talks to our Old Boys:   Dear Old Boys For some years, we as a school have been sending out a quarterly Online Magazine to Old Boys around the world. This has included videos, pictures and extensive reports of the activities of the school over the previous term. However, it has been […]

read more

Headmaster’s Blog: Of Rats and Cats

“I don’t know how they kept it secret from me – but they did.  ‘We have been planning it since August last year,’ said Shaun Hewett triumphantly.  The problem was that I was not expecting anything so I walked right into the trap. Looking back, I can now see the succession of clues but 850 […]

read more