Breaking News - success at Interschools athletics

Edgemead athletics has improved in leaps and bounds since Mr vd Berg and Miss Besener have taken it in hand. This year we won our annual interschools competition and had numerous athletes selected to participate at North Zone trials with 4 of our athletes representing WP.


The Sports Department is run by the Head of Sport, Mr van der Berg, and the Sports Administrator, Mr Watt.  Together we strive to create an exciting, challenging yet safe environment for our pupils' to participate in sport and reach the levels of success they aspire to.

In our sports program all sports are equally important.  We have created a program that has appeal to as many pupils' as possible, both those who are striving to achieve top level success in their chosen sport and those who participate at a more social level. We provide qualified coaches at all levels and in all sports to ensure that success is available to all.

               SPORTS OFFERED AT EHS:
                           (Click on sport for details)
Boys' Hockey Cricket
Girls' Hockey Softball
Rugby Tennis

Road Running


Netball Road Running
Cross Country Mountain Biking
Boys' Soccer  Athletics
Girls' Soccer  
Table Tennis  
Mountain Biking  

  Contact details for Sports Department:

  • Head of Sport

        Mr van der Berg

        (021 558 132)

  • Deputy in charge of Extra murals: 

         Mrs Frazer

        (021 558 1132-Ext 218)

  • Sports Administrator: 

         Mr Watt

        (021 558 1132-Ext 220 )

Drugs and Sport

Do we ever really consider the pressure our children are under when on the sports fields?

"Pressure to perform on the sports field is turning our kids into walking laboratories, warn doctors; and the drugs they're taking could damage them for life."

An article in the Discovery Health magazine issue 47 highlighted this issue and is worth reading.  

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Ukuzimanya Holdings

Cape Grain Milling

Enhanced Sports

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