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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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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