Our WBHS Swimming team travelled up to Gauteng on Friday 31 January to take part in the annual Alan Burt Gala on Saturday 1 February.  The WBHS team continued their winning performances and we are extremely proud of the final results:

1) WBHS 295 (out of a total of 300 points)

2) St David’s 261

3) Pretoria Boys’ High 195

4) Glenwood 165

5) St Stithians 151

6) Kearsney 149

7) DHS 147

8) College 124

9) KES 111

10) Parktown 45

On Tuesday 4 February, WBHS hosted the Championship Gala.  It was a warm, humid evening and the swimmers and parents thoroughly enjoyed the atmosphere created by the enthusiastic Grade 8 supporters!  WBHS was also proud to welcome swimmers from Westville Senior Primary School, Atholl Heights, Kloof Senior Primary, Hillcrest Primary, Winston Park Primary, Highbury and Kainon.  Congratulations to all the swimmers who took part!

The results were as follows:

Primary School winner: Highbury

The winning Highbury team with WBHS Headmaster, Mr Steele

Best performance U/14: Enrico  Voorbeck

Junior Victor Ludorum: Andrew Cartwright

Best performance U/16: Luca Holtzhausen

Best performance U/17: Guy Brooks

Senior Victor Ludorum: Chad Mayer

We are looking forward to the Nestor Pierides Memorial Gala on Friday 7 February at 7pm.