Rugby 2015: the Season is Here

Welcome back to Wynberg Rugby! Another action packed 6 months of ‘friendship, rivalry and competition’ as our teams prepare, both for the Festivals ahead and the official WP Premier League season ahead. Key Events in the coming weeks: Newlands Rugby Day The official Western Province Schools Season Starter at Newlands, Tuesday 24 March – our […]

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Explore Wynberg’s Social Media Platforms

Much of Wynberg’s day to day activities across our four pillars of Academics, Sport, Culture and Service is covered by our Social Media Team straight to Facebook (our first choice sharing platform): please scroll down the list of our dedicated Facebook Pages and click through the links to select your personal favourites. Links to our Wynberg Media […]

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Headmaster’s Blog: “Following the Flag to Twickers”

” ‘You do not have to worry about finding the ground in time, mate. Just follow the crowd.’ So said the man at the Wimbledon ticket office when I enquired how I would find my way from Twickenham railway station to the stadium. In retrospect, it was a really stupid question even for someone who […]

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Open Mic at Bill Bowden: Jurie Roux, CEO of SA Rugby

The Wynberg Old Boys’ Union is pleased to announce Jurie Roux, Chief Executive Officer of SA Rugby, as the next Guest Speaker in the popular ‘Open Microphone’ evenings at the Bill Bowden Pavilion. Besides his role in SA Rugby, and on the SANZAR & World Cup Committees, Jurie has spent time as a major player […]

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On October 10th, 2014, posted in: Alumni, Archive, News, Rugby, Sport by

Rugby vs Bishops: Photos and Report

Wynberg vs Bishops, Saturday 16 August 2014 Wynberg’s Director of Rugby, Kevin Musikanth reports: A great day at Wynberg on Saturday in terms of another clean sweep for the A sides. Some really special rugby was on display against our local rivals. This is a great compliment to all coaches and players. Traditionally, of the Southern […]

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On August 17th, 2014, posted in: Alumni, Archive, Galleries, News, Recent Highlights, Rugby, Sport, Sport, Students by

Old Boys’ Interhouse Touch Rugby: 29 August 2014

Friday 29 August 2014 sees the introduction of Old Boys’ Interhouse Touch Rugby as part of Wynberg’s Annual Founders’ Week: the Festival-styled event takes place on our fields, on the eve of the Schools’ traditional rugby season finale: Wynberg vs SACS (away at SACS on 30 August). Wynberg’s traditional “Founders’ Week” begins a little earlier this […]

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On August 9th, 2014, posted in: Alumni, Archive, News, Rugby, Sport, Sport, Students by

Interhouse Cross Country, Rugby & Hockey, 24 June 2014

Tuesday 24 June saw Wynberg’s eight Houses face off in a an epic three event Interhouse Challenge for points toward their 2014 Friedlander Shield standings. Starting a dawn with the Interhouse Cross Country event, the senior lads followed with Hockey & Touch Rugby matches in the afternoon after school – a perfect way to ‘burn […]

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Report & Photos: 1st XV vs SACS, 21 June 2014

A traditional fixture between these two schools is always a physical encounter with neither team prepared to give an inch. Saturday was no different and although the form book would have suggested a comfortable win for the hosts Wynberg, there was no comfort in their 10-0 win. The two sides were still deadlocked at 0-0 during […]

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On June 22nd, 2014, posted in: Archive, Galleries, News, Recent Highlights, Rugby, Sport, Sport by

Headmaster’s Blog: “From Adolescents to Adultscents”

  Click the image to read Mr Richardson’s latest article in his series “Musings of a South African Headmaster”

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Report & Photos: 1st XV vs Boland Landbou, 7 June 2014

Without regular captain Keegan Timm, who is recovering from surgery after last week’s brutal game against Bishops, Wynberg were led by hooker Bevan Barnard against Boland Landbou. Although the hosts did enough to win this encounter by a single point they will be ruing a host of spilled passes, knocks and missed tackles. Boland had […]

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On June 7th, 2014, posted in: Archive, Galleries, News, Recent Highlights, Rugby, Sport, Sport by