Oakhill Celebrates

Aimee makes her mark at Junior World Champs


Aimee Canny astounded all again at this year’s FINA World Junior Swimming Championships in Budapest, Hungary held between 20 and 25 August. She represented South Africa in the 50m and 100m Freestyle events, earning 4th and 5th place respectively, just behind top American and Australian swimmers. The Junior World Championships are the youngest among the […]

Eden Colours for Oliver

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Congratulations to Oliver Price who has earned his Eden Colours for cross-country mountain biking. To qualify for colours, Oliver had to place in this year’s Madibaz MTB XCO. The series consisted of four events, of which the best three counted towards a log point score, determining the series champions as well as Eden XCO Colours […]

Paddling all the way to Junior Champs

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Good luck to our four College pupils who are currently in Ireland where they will be competing in the 2019 Canoe Polo Junior International Championships, from 31 July to 4 August. Grade 9 pupils Taya Hanton, Kyla Hanton and Jack Ligeti, as well as Joshua Smith (Grade 11), join six other Knysna students at the […]

Silver for Lily at SA Schools hockey finals

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Last term we announced Lily Donnell’s selection for the Western Cape U14 Girls hockey team – a first for Oakhill! During the holidays, this team played six matches at the South African Schools Sports National Winter Games, which is run by the South African Department of Sport & Recreation, and was held in Durban this […]

2019 Eden Hockey Representatives

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Oakhill is extremely proud of our College and Prep (U13) pupils who were selected to represent Eden at the South African Inter-Provincial National and Regional Tournaments (IPTs) in Pietermaritzburg, Bloemfontein and Paarl during the July school holidays. Once again, our entrenched culture of hockey at Oakhill, grown from the Foundation Phase, yields its rewards for those […]

Viljoen sisters receive angling accolades

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During the holidays, sisters Gené and Chanzelee Viljoen received accolades at the annual prize-giving of the Eden Light Tackle Boat Angling Association. Gené (Grade 8) was awarded with the gold medal and trophy for Eden Top Junior Angler 2018/2019 (combined U16 and U21). She was also captain of the U16 team that represented Eden at the 2019 […]

Rebecca wins Eden Aquatics trophies


Congratulations to Rebecca Pitout (Grade 6) who received trophies towards the end of last term at the Eden aquatics prize-giving. The prize-giving was held on 8 June in George to recognise the top swimmers in the Eden District and reward them for their achievements. Rebecca received awards for all the freestyle, breaststroke and individual medley events […]

SA Swimming National Squad for Aimee

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National swimmer Aimee Canny is widely acclaimed and celebrated for her recent selection in the South African Junior Swimming team to participate at the 7th FINA World Junior Swimming Championships in Budapest, Hungary from 20 – 25 August 2019. Following Junior World Champs Aimee and the SA Junior Swimming team will continue on to represent […]

Eden Tennis Stars


Congratulations to Tessa Mičić and Matthew Loon on their selection to represent Eden Tennis in the Interprovincial Tournament against Northern Cape and Eastern Province this coming weekend! Their well-deserved selection reflects their dedication to the game and hard-earned abilities. Well done to Matthew who will be representing the Eden U14 tennis team and to Tessa […]

Lily makes Western Cape hockey team

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The Western Cape U14 Hockey trials were held on Saturday 18 May at the Hartleyvale Stadium in Cape Town. The trials were attended by approximately 60 boys and 60 girls from the various regions making up the Western Cape namely Western Province North, Western Provence South, Boland and Eden. Four hours of round-robin matches were played before a […]

Sam to play for SA Men’s Hockey


Old Oak Sam Mvimbi has been called up to represent the SA Men’s Hockey team that will be playing against Namibia in a 3-match series at Randburg. The SA Men’s team will be using the series as warm-up for their upcoming tour to India for the World Series Finals. Sam won’t be attending the World […]

Aimee does it again!


Aimee Canny has broken yet another record! Aimee competed at the Swim SA Senior Nationals in Durban between the 8th and 12th of April. Her 4 x 50m Freestyle relay team broke the SA record by over 1.5 seconds to win gold. Aimee also won a Gold in the Youth Elite Division and a Silver in the […]

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