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Inter-House Sports Day: The Results & Photo Memories

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Messrs Estian van der Merwe & Peter van Schalkwyk
Messrs Estian van der Merwe & Peter van Schalkwyk. Mr van Schalkwyk held the WBHS U14 High Jump record for two years in the early 1980s

Monday 15 March 2021: The School motto, Supera Moras, overcoming challenges, summed up the success of this year’s premier Inter-House event. Ensuring our annual Sports Day literally ran in the face of pandemic restrictions and protocols, without spectators, and accommodating officials and athletes only in socially-distanced format, the Cape weather blew in to force a postponement from the original date of Wednesday 10 March, and almost managed to rain the event out five days later.  Teacher in Charge of Athletics, Mr Estian van der Merwe, writes: 

A big thank you to all the athletes, staff members, officials, and ground staff for making this possible. This was an unusual Sports Day without any spectators to cheer the athletes on due to Covid-19 protocols, but the ‘gees’ and vibe that the athletes showed was impressive! A special mention goes to Littlewood for winning the trophy once again. We look forward to competing against SACS next week and hopefully, in the Quadrangular in a few months’ time!


Final House Positions

Lindokuhle Madlokazi, Littlewood House Captain with Mrs Cindy Rudolph, Athletics' Captain's mother and guest of honour
Lindokuhle Madlokazi, Littlewood House Captain with Mrs Cindy Rudolph, Athletics’ Captain’s mother and guest of honour

1. Littlewood – 391 points
2. Glebe – 299 points
3. Oude Wijnberg – 225 points
4. McNaughton – 180 points
5. Hawthornden – 175 points
6. Sunninghill – 154 points
7. Trovato – 136 points
8. Silverhurst – 99 points

U14 First Place Winners

Shot Put: Dalubuhle Kota, Littlewood
Long Jump: Zachary Gibbon, Glebe
High Jump: J.P. van Niekerk, Littlewood
Javelin: Ohluma Mooi, Littlewood
Discus: Junaid Bedford, Oude Wijnberg
100m: Ethan Daniels, Glebe
200m: Ethan Daniels, Glebe
400m: Ethan Daniels, Glebe
800m: Bruce Igilige, McNaughton
1500m: Tristan Miller, Hawthornden

Age group champion: Ethan Daniels

Read the official programme onlineU15 First Place Winners

Shot Put: Aden da Costa, Sunninghill
Long Jump: Tyrone Gombe, Littlewood
High Jump: Tyrone Gombe, Littlewood
Javelin: Torren February, Littlewood
Discus: Xabiso Mkiva, Glebe
100m: Tyrone Gombe, Littlewood
200m: Dayle Gertson, Glebe
400m: Tyrone Gombe, Littlewood
800m: Dylan Widelski, Littlewood
1500m: Alex Paterson, Littlewood

Age group champion: Tyrone Gombe

U16 First Place Winners

Shot Put: Innocent Dekete, Littlewood
Long Jump: Ashton Bisset, Silverhurst
High Jump: Abdul-Aziz Rayners, Hawthornden
Javelin: Sange Mbuto, Littlewood
Discus: Euwyn Liberty, Littlewood
100m: Prince Farikeni, Oude Wijnberg
200m: Ethan Thomas, Littlewood
400m: Josh Heath, Sunninghill
800m: Jordan Swamy, Littlewood
1500m: Daniel Speedy, Sunninghill

Age group champion: Prince Farikeni

U19 First Place Winners

Shot Put: Zachary Porthen, Glebe
Long Jump: Thaaqib Ryland, Glebe
High Jump: Reece Stanford, Glebe
Javelin: Luke Palos, Sunninghill
Discus: Zachary Porthen, Glebe
100m: Ridhau Bey, Oude Wijnberg
200m: Josh Paulsen, Oude Wijnberg
400m: Dylan Rudolph, Glebe
800m: Dylan Rudolph, Glebe
1500m: Dylan Rudolph, Glebe

Age group champion: Zachary Porthen


3000m: Dylan Rudolph, Glebe

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