Centenary Hirsch Shield Competition

Grey High School will host the 100th Hirsch Shield meeting for Under 19 athletes on 23 September. The annual SF Edwards (Under 16) and Sammy Gunn (Under 14) athletics events will run concurrently on the same day. There are 16 Schools participating: Queen’s College, Hangklip, Hudson Park, Cambridge, Selborne College, Brandwag, Daniel Pienaar, Pearson, Grey High, Framesby, Nico Malan, Muir College, Graeme College, Kingswood College, St Andrew’s College and Dale College. In recent years, Grey rugby stars, Sergeal Peterson and Curwin Bosch, have been outstanding athletes at this competition.



Please click on the links below to see the:

Link 1: Mr Sammy Gunn (former Headmaster of Selborne College) has written a book on the history of the Hirsch Shield. Please follow the link below for more information regarding the book.

Link 2: Programme for the day;

Link 3:  Winning schools;

Link 4: (Centenary meeting) a history of the early years of the Hirsch


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