Rugby Festival: The Dream Team

At the conclusion of the 2016 Standard Bank Wynberg 175 Rugby Festival, a Festival Dream Team was announced. With generous support from Anton Moolman of the WP Rugby Academy, bursaries and part bursaries for 2017 valued at over R685 000 were awarded to the Man of the Match for each of the 1st XV games, […]

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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 Rugby Festival: 1st XV Live Match Video Streaming

Standard Bank Wynberg 175 Rugby Festival, 30 April & 2 May 2016: Wynberg is delighted to announce our partnership with School Sports Live (SSL) for the Festival – SSL are fast becoming the go-to YouTube channel for schools’ rugby with their live video streaming of selected 1st XV matches on Saturday mornings. And SSL will […]

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Wynberg Sailors Win 2016 Inter-Schools

Congratulations to the boys on the third successive year as trophy winners of the Southern Charter SAS WC Inter-schools. It was probably the most tightly contested inter-schools event in the last 20 years with a very narrow points difference between Wynberg Boys’ and old rival SACS. Dylan Long and Calvin Gibbs set up a platform […]

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Wynberg 175: Jazz Band Boutique Concert, Report & Photos

Thursday 14 April 2016: The  Jazz Boutique Concert was all at once an intimate affair and a brazen showcase of Wynberg Music’s finest with some welcome friends. Blake Hellaby’s programme took the enthusiastic audience on a journey through standards, heady improvisations and exacting technical brilliance. Old Boys who are deep into their specialised studies stood tall […]

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Wynberg 175 Steel Band Boutique Concert – Report & Photos

On 17 March in the Nussbaum Auditorium, the packed audience was treated to a feast of steel band numbers with a variety ranging from original compositions, South American sway and local klopse magic. Keenan Oliphant has built a thriving tribe of drummers from every grade, and on Wednesday evening, the progression was evident.  From 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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Wynberg 175 School Production: Our Country’s Good

Wynberg 175: Our major drama production for 2016 is the acclaimed 1988 play by Timberlake Wertenbaker, Our Country’s Good, based on the novel by Thomas Keneally. The production takes place in the Nussbaum Auditorium, co-presented with Wynberg Girls’ High School, on Tuesday 19, Wednesday 20, Friday 22 and Saturday 23 April. Directed by Old Boy […]

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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 175: Official Launch of Walkway & Book

Wednesday evening’s Book Launch was a huge occasion. The Jowell Quad and Fish Bowl were packed with parents, Old Boys (from 2015 through to the Class of 1938!), supporters and dignitaries. Head Boys from across the generations shared common memories and the one could almost touch the joyful atmosphere amongst the laughter. With speeches from […]

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