Wynberg

The Wynberg school campus serves the seperate Boys and Girls Junior and High schools. According to the school yearbook, swimming started at the school in 1958 with their first school gala. 


One famous Wynberg Old Boys swimmera are Derek and Theodore Yach. Follow this link to an Old Boys interview of Theo after his momentous 100th Robben Island swim. His brother Derek Yach staretd breaking school records as an under 10 back in 1965, joined by Theo in 1966. 

Wynberg Boys Springboks

1966 - Kingma, J - Surf Lifesaving

1975 - Louw, A – Waterpolo

1982 - Watters, G - Surf Lifesaving

1992 - Keyter, Seddon – Swimming

1993 - Van Kets, W - Triathlon

1993 -  Van Rooyen, Gary - Triathlon

1993 - Coltham, L - Triathlon

1994 - Crone, S – Triathlon

2008 - Swanepoel, Corne (New Zealand) – Swimming


Some extracts from the Wynberg School yearbook:

1958


1962


1963

 


1964


1967


1969


1970

 


1972


1974


1976 - seven boys were selected for the Western Province Schools swimming team - Theo Yach, Chris Buchanan, Alan Cape, A Sher, P Roseveare, C Morris and D Jankielsohn.


1994

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