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“When the occasion demands it, the Grey boy always comes up to scratch”

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Grey vs Waterkloof










18 May 2019


1st XV Rugby

18 May 2019



1st XV Rugby



Won since 1855


Won since 1855


Grey Rugby Stats

Grey College rugby honours since 1855

SA Schools

Junior Springboks



International Players

Grey Legacy


Here is a list of the Grey College 1st XV Rugby teams and their results, the first of which is team of 1882 to the latest team photos today.


Here is a list of all the Grey College 1st XV Rugby team players that represented South African Schools team.


List of Springboks produced by Grey College, the first Springbok Herman Dirk (Broekie) Van Broekhuizen that played for Boks 1890.


This Wall was created to give tribute to all our Grey Old Boy’s that has passed away. Anyone not listed on THE WALL please forward their names, date born-passed away, class year & picture to 


Grey Club 1000 aim is to generate  additional revenue streams for the upgrading & maintenance of world-class facilities at Grey College. 

TOMMIX (Pty) Ltd

Tommix (Pty) Ltd mission & vision is to within our ability support the development of Grey boys into noble men & assist them in to realising their dreams through in partnering with this institution of excellence. 

The Grey Way

Grey Handshake

According to the late Japie Steyl, school captain in 1927, the Grey handshake originated in 1922 after World War 1 and became general practice in 1924.

Coat of Arms

Nothing is steadfast.

Which is not true.

Nelson Mandela visit Grey

Address by President Nelson Mandela at launch of Bram Fischer Memorial Trust at Grey College on 28 November 1997.

Rugby Kick and Chase : Grey College

Tim Horan goes to Grey College in Bloemfontein to find out more about its rich rugby history and the Springboks it has produced

Advantages of Grey

The advantages of having your son at Grey College.

2018 Grey Rugby nr1 in SA

A tribute to the 2018 Grey College 1st XV rugby team that ranked nr.1 in SA & unbeaten 2018 beating New Zealand top school Christchurch Boys High & England top rugby school Hartpury College convincingly

Grey College Rugby – Henry Immelman - on Expresso Show

Grey College has a rich history of producing Rugby talent that goes onto represent South Africa at a national level. One youngster is looking to be the next in an illustrious line to make the Springboks having dawned the Grey College jersey.

“May the College ever train noble citizens.”

Sir George Grey

Founder 17 October 1855, Governor of Cape Colony

“When the occasion demands it, the Grey boy always comes up to scratch.”

Wally Westphal

Teacher 1911-1948, Grey College

“Mag Grey se verlede en hede vir alle Grey’s n bodemlose bron van besieling wees vir die toekoms.”

JMB Faure

Headmaster 1949-1960, Grey College

“There is only One Rule at Grey, never do anything that could put the good name of Grey in Disrepute”

Dr Michau Heyns

Retired Head Master 1980-1992, Grey College Secondary

Vollies in die kleedkamer na ons 1st Team wen teen Paul Roos op Markotter om eerste in SA te wees in 1999: “Smell this, see this, taste this & feel this, because this too shall pass away.”

Johan Volsteedt

Retired Head Master 1993-2012, Grey College Secondary

“Springbok vleuel Jaco Reinach het vir Barend Burger gevra maar hoekom was hy nie op Grey nie? Toe antwoord Barend “nee ek kon nie plek kry nie, hulle vat net n 1000 seuns”. Jaco antwoord “Jy moenie k@#k voel nie, hulle vat net die beste 1000, maar jy was seker baie nab”

Jaco Reinach

Springbok Rugby, Springbok Athletics


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Rugby Stats & Info

I've compiled some rugby stats & info the past 25 years about Grey rugby, more information will be added as I find more time to upload all the data I have archived. Thank you for your support! Any Information you would like to add please email me click button below...

Honours Rugby

Grey College managed some extraordinary achievements on national level by fielding 8 players in one test & 10 in Springbok players in same squad, Grey also produced 45 Springboks, 12 International Players for other countries, 17 Springbok Sevens Players, 46 Junior Springboks (amount not final) & 100 SA Schools Players...

Grey Old Boys Info

The Grey College Old Boys team powered by Grey Reunie Sport Committee first match was at World School Festival 2018 hosted at Boishaai where Grey played Boishaai Old Boys, this grew into what we believe could become an annual derby during Paarl Boys High & Paul Roos Gymnasium inter-schools.