Wynberg’s 2nd Annual Inter-Schools’ History Quiz

Wynberg Boys’ High School History Department warmly welcomed visiting school teams to our Clegg Hall on Wednesday 5 August for our second annual History Quiz. Defending champions Westerford (accompanied by their History Master, Wynberg Old Boy Simon Hutton-Squire) took top honours again with an 82% aggregate on a question list compiled by Wynberg’s legendary Quiz Master, […]

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Follow the Wynberg Flag: Washington DC

Wynberg Boys’ High School’s much-anticipated tour to the USA, encompassing Washington D.C., Boston and New York left Cape Town on Independence Day, 4 July 2015. On board with Mr Mike Enbelbrecht and his Economics and History students was our Wynberg 175 Flag, on its travels around the world to ‘come on home’ in 2016, Wynberg’s […]

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On This Day: Founding of the Wynberg Boys’ Schools, 1 July 1841

Wynberg’s Heritage: 174 years ago today: (We are indebted to the research over the years by authors: Old Boy Roger Goodwin, and current staff member Neil Veitch, in their respective roles as authors of “A School Reflects” [1991] and Wynberg’s 175th Anniversary coffee table book due for release in 2016 for the information related below.) […]

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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 […]

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Social and Environmental Entrepreneurship Day, 25 June 2015

Thursday 25 June Meet 20 dynamic and influential individuals who are working hard to solve South Africa’s challenges Get onto Moodle, check out your favourite superstars, and book your place in 3 sessions … lists close on Wednesday 24 June at 09h00. Note: You must sign up for 3 different sessions Agenda for SEED 07:45 […]

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Rugby Photos: 1st XV vs SACS, 20 June 2015

Grateful thanks to Shaun Madison for the use of his action photos of the 1st XV Classic Clash vs old rivals SACS on Saturday 20 June 2015:

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Rugby Photos: 1st XV vs Paul Roos, 23 May 2015

Our thanks to Mr Peter Catazevelos for capturing some of the action during the 1st XV match against Paul Roos on the Hawthornden in May:

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Rugby Photos: 1st XV vs Rondebosch, 18 April 2015

Grateful thanks to Old Boy and current parent Kevin Mathew, for his action photos of the 1st XV season starter against Rondebosch Boys’ High School:

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Remembering a Wynberg Rugby Legend: Old Boy Doug Hopwood

Springbok No. 8 Legend, Wynberg Old Boy, Douglas John Hopwood, 1934 – 2002 The following article is a transcript of an interview with Doug Hopwood by sports journalist Norman Canale which appeared in Cape Argus Sport on Tuesday, September 29, 1998.   Hoppy, a modest Springbok legend “It’s ironic that for a man born in […]

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