Sport

Terje Groenewoud and his kitesurfing adventures

The waves, the salt of the ocean and the correlation this saline natural landscape has with the wild winds of the Atlantic appealed to Terje from before he was 12 years old. This was when he took up kite boarding for the first time in his life. He played around with foil kites on the security of the sandy beaches…

Toutrek 2018 en WP -Kampioenskappe

Ons Melkies-Staatmakerspan het weer hierdie jaar deelgeneem aan die nasionale WP – toutrekkompetisie in die koue Kimberley in Mei 2018. Douvoordag het hul uit Kaapstad vertrek. Om presies te wees het hul 03:00 in die pad geval. Veertien ure later arriveer hul in Kimberley. Maande se toewyding, harde oefening en “tou martel” (soos ek dit noem) was maar een van…

Gaan groot of gaan huis toe! Melkies Trompoppies 2018

Die Trompoppies of Drummies (kort vir Drum Majorretes) is ‘n groep meisies wat met verskillende rekwisiete vertonings doen. Hierdie meisies maak amok as verteenwoordigers van Hoërskool Melkbosstrand! Klik hier om ‘n video-greep te kyk: https://web.facebook.com/MelkbosstrandHS/videos/1660808917338691/  Daar is baie rekwisiete wat ‘n mens kry; die Trompoppies gebruik noodsaaklik ‘n lang vlag, dubbel vlaggies, betons (‘n dun metaal stok), ‘maces’ (langer metaal stok)…

Melkies 2018 Athletics in the zone

What happened back on the 12th of March? Melkbosstrand High went to interzonals with one of our biggest team of athletes yet! Yes, we all know Melkbosstrand High School went to zonals to defend our pride, and I must say… from what I’ve heard, it was an amazing day. Green Point Stadium had a busy day. First off, there were nine schools…

2018 Mosselbaai-Sporttoer

Op 28 Maart het die o/19 hokkieseuns en -dogters asook o/14 rugbyseuns met groot opgewondenheid vertrek na die jaarlikse AJ-sportweek (ook Mosselbaai-Sporttoer) aangebied deur Hoërskool Punt. Dit was ‘n lang en uitputtende rit, maar definitief die moeite werd! Almal het by die ATKV-oord in Hartenbos gebly saam met ‘n paar ander skole waar spelers baie nuwe mense leer ken het…

Fast Fives Hokkie-toernooi

Terwyl die res van die skool hard aan die leer vir kwartaal een se toetsreeks was, was die eerstespan-hokkieseuns en -dogters druk besig by die Fast Fives hokkie-toernooi te Hoërskool Tableview. Dit was n fantastiese geleentheid vir die hokkie-bokkies om weer bietjie op astro hulle hokkievaardighede te verbeter, alhoewel ‘’Action hockey” heeltemal ’n ander stel reëls volg…   Dankie aan die afrigters…

Matric Guide 101

Matrics of Melkobosstrand High, you have finally made it. This means that despite any doubt that you may have had you have survived nearly all your five years of high school. It may seem as if this year is only going to be filled with stress, all-nighters and lots and lots of coffee to keep you awake – to some…

Melkies Interhuis en Interskole!

Atletiekspanne het op 8 Februarie tydens Hoërskool Melkbosstrand se Interhuis ‘n oortuigende oorwinning behaal in al die sportitems – die Pikkies, Robbe en Haaie. Met ‘n gejuig vanaf die paweljoene, voel ons atlete baie aangemoedig op die sportvelde. Nuwe rekords word gestel en gebreek. Almal kompeteer nie net teen mekaar nie, maar teen hulself. Die spanne het mekaar in die…

How to survive grade eight; is it possible?

Everyone who has encountered the blindingly foreign concept that is the start of high school, will have either asked this question to themselves, peers or parents at least once in their fresh lifetime: “how do I survive grade eight?” I am here to assist you with the puppet strings that carry you to the finish line of what basically every…