Wynberg / Grey Weekend: How the Tradition Began in 1996

Thursday 12 May 2016: 05h30 and the first buses leave the Wynberg Boys’ Schools for Grey High School and the annual Wynberg / Grey Weekend. Excitement has built solidly toward this tour, one of the highlights of the school year, where two of South Africa’s most prestigious boys’ schools meet in competition. Wynberg’s 175th year marks […]

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20th Anniversary Wynberg / Grey Weekend: All the Fixtures

Wednesday 11 May 2016: A message from Mr. Jan de Waal, Headmaster Wynberg Boys’ High School: Twenty years ago the Headmasters of Wynberg Boys’ High School and Grey High agreed to hold a Derby between the two schools, and bar one rained out year, the event has become an annual highlight of the Schools’ calendars. […]

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Nomads Festival 2016: Report, Thanks & Photos

Thursday 5 May 2016: Over the weekend 30 April – 2 May Wynberg hosted the annual Nomads Festival, sponsored by Standard Bank, where the top school 1st teams from around the country played a weekend’s worth of the best school boy hockey in South Africa. Day 1: the games from the morning to evening didn’t disappoint […]

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Nomads, Connecting SA Schools Hockey

The Standard Bank Wynberg 175 Nomads Hockey Festival hit the Wynberg Astros in force as South Africa’s top hockey schools grouped and clashed on Day One of the 2016 event. Disappointed Wynberg coach, Old Boy Paul Revington, praised Maritzburg College on their 2 – 0 win over his team at this home-hosted event after the […]

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Wynberg 175: We’ve ‘Earned our Stripes’ – Derby Sport Weekend

Thursday 7 April: Wynberg 175, and we’ve ‘earned our stripes’! Derby Weekend away against Rondebosch Boys’ High School will show a whole new look for our 1st teams as they take to the pitches in a heritage kit of matching stripes for the first time in Wynberg’s 175 year history. Hockey, rugby, and soccer all […]

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1st XI Hockey at the Saints Easter Festival: Report

Wynberg 1st XI Hockey at the Saints Easter Festival, 23 – 28 March 2016: a great tour in the best spirit of school hockey festivals – new friendships, great competition, intense rivalries and sound lessons learnt to start the new season. Matches, Results and Scorers: Game 1: versus Parktown (7-0) The first tour day was always […]

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U14A Hockey on Tour at the Nomads Festival – Report & Photos

Nomads Festival hosted by Maritzburg College, 19 – 21 March 2016: Tour Summary Results would suggest that the Wynberg 14A hockey side struggled throughout its four-day stay in the KZN Midlands and this is – to a large extent – an accurate reflection of proceedings. On a positive though: Wynberg concluded the festival on an […]

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Wynberg Hockey Men Shine at Pro Series Indoor Nationals

Wynberg congratulates all our hockey players who participated in the Pro Series Indoor Nationals in Durban during the recent school holidays. The following players in their teams and age groups recorded stand-out performances: U16 Seals tournament – won the tournament: Wade Dollman Callen Heynes Chase Lourens Abenathi Botha Aslam Bezuidenhout U18 Seals – won the […]

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