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:
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.