Paarl Gimnasium

Fairview admin on August 6th, 2012

The transformation that transpires in the town tucked between the transcendent Paarl Rock and the Du Toits Kloof mountain range can only be understood by those who experience the Boys’ High vs Gim Interschools firsthand. Since 1929, each first week of August that passes, the competition has intensified, and the 2012 Interschool’s was no different.  [...]

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Charles Back on October 27th, 2008

I do so miss the uncomplicated days that I spent pruning vineyards, fixing broken pipes and talking nonsense with the vineyard workers for hours. They seem to be a distant memory from a time long-passed. I remember how my hands were hardened with calluses – I even lost a thumb in my commitment to manual [...]

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