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A great day yesterday. Old Boy teams took on the school boys in Rugby 7s, Football and Hockey. There was going to be a cricket match too, but weather led to its cancellation. (There is talk of re-scheduling this game.) Results will be posted as soon as I get them.
To view pictures of the day click this link Old Boys vs Schoolboys

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Congratulations to the following Old Boys who graduated from Victoria University between June 2015 and May 2016…….. read more

Mr Ryan Orange joined us for assembly on Wednesday 7 September 2016.

Mr Orange is an Old Boy who attended the school from 1989-1993. In 1998 he became just the fourth Old Boy to have been a Rhodes Scholar…….. read more.

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On Friday 2 September 2016 we had an Old Boys Dinner in Palmerston North. Guest speaker for this year’s dinner was Hamish McKay, well known TV sports commentator. He spoke well and enjoyed being able to catch up with some of his old mates……. read more.

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Of New Zealand’s more than 2500 schools, only Palmerston North Boys’ High School can boast an Olympian who has won four gold medals. New Zealand’s most golden Olympian, kayaker Ian Ferguson was the first and only Kiwi to win two golds on a single day…… read more.

Ian Ferguson

The annual Palmerston North Boys’ High School Anzac service was held on Tuesday, April 3. Our school Anzac service remembers all those who have served and sacrificed for their country, in particular our 202 Old Boys who lost their lives in World War One, World War Two and the Falklands Conflict….. read more.

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Great day had by all. Over $4000 raised for the 2017 1st XV tour of UK and Ireland. Many thanks to Matene Love and his army of helpers who made the day possible…. read more.

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Auckland golf

For many years, an annual old collegians golf tournament has been staged in Auckland – this year around 26 teams of Auckland old boys representing schools from around the country took part. PNBHS has been a regular at the tournament …. read more.

In both codes, youthful energy and effort were no match for the wily experience of the old fellas which meant they did not have to run around as much! Great to have old boys travelling from afar as New Plymouth and Wellington to play…. read more.

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PNBHS was delighted to host the 1975 1st XV teams 40th reunion over the weekend. Captain and 1985 All Black Bruce Hemara travelled from Spain, where he is coaching, to be there to lead his troops again… read more.

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PNBHS was delighted to host the 1965 1st XV teams 50th reunion over the weekend. The team, ably lead by Jerry Rowberry won the Moascar Cup and went through the 1965 season unbeaten… read more.

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Dear OK Chorale Old Boys, My name is Nick Dow. I was a member of Chorale from 2005-07. I have been asked by Graeme Young to act as something of a secretary for Chorale Old Boys… read more.

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The school wishes to thank old boy and owner of All-Tree Services Simon Sidey (91-95) for “answering the call” and removing the trees and stumps at the end of the No1 rugby field (at no cost to the school) so that the school is able to extend the North Street carpark… read more.

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Congratulations to the following Old Boys who graduated from Victoria University between June 2015 and May 2016…….. read more

Mr Ryan Orange joined us for assembly on Wednesday 7 September 2016.

Mr Orange is an Old Boy who attended the school from 1989-1993. In 1998 he became just the fourth Old Boy to have been a Rhodes Scholar…….. read more.

ryan orange 1

On Friday 2 September 2016 we had an Old Boys Dinner in Palmerston North. Guest speaker for this year’s dinner was Hamish McKay, well known TV sports commentator. He spoke well and enjoyed being able to catch up with some of his old mates……. read more.

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Of New Zealand’s more than 2500 schools, only Palmerston North Boys’ High School can boast an Olympian who has won four gold medals. New Zealand’s most golden Olympian, kayaker Ian Ferguson was the first and only Kiwi to win two golds on a single day…… read more.

Ian Ferguson

The annual Palmerston North Boys’ High School Anzac service was held on Tuesday, April 3. Our school Anzac service remembers all those who have served and sacrificed for their country, in particular our 202 Old Boys who lost their lives in World War One, World War Two and the Falklands Conflict….. read more.

ANZAC-2016

Great day had by all. Over $4000 raised for the 2017 1st XV tour of UK and Ireland. Many thanks to Matene Love and his army of helpers who made the day possible…. read more.

Golf-Day-2
Auckland golf

For many years, an annual old collegians golf tournament has been staged in Auckland – this year around 26 teams of Auckland old boys representing schools from around the country took part. PNBHS has been a regular at the tournament …. read more.

In both codes, youthful energy and effort were no match for the wily experience of the old fellas which meant they did not have to run around as much! Great to have old boys travelling from afar as New Plymouth and Wellington to play…. read more.

OB-cricket

PNBHS was delighted to host the 1975 1st XV teams 40th reunion over the weekend. Captain and 1985 All Black Bruce Hemara travelled from Spain, where he is coaching, to be there to lead his troops again… read more.

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PNBHS was delighted to host the 1965 1st XV teams 50th reunion over the weekend. The team, ably lead by Jerry Rowberry won the Moascar Cup and went through the 1965 season unbeaten… read more.

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Dear OK Chorale Old Boys, My name is Nick Dow. I was a member of Chorale from 2005-07. I have been asked by Graeme Young to act as something of a secretary for Chorale Old Boys… read more.

e432-75_pano

The school wishes to thank old boy and owner of All-Tree Services Simon Sidey (91-95) for “answering the call” and removing the trees and stumps at the end of the No1 rugby field (at no cost to the school) so that the school is able to extend the North Street carpark… read more.

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