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Dear OCs Now that we have all finally, fully-recovered from the absolutely EPIC Reunion 2022, we are getting back down to the serious business of ending our 125th Reunion year with a bang and preparing for next year. As we all understand, events and world-class Alumni organisations, like ours, don’t happen by magic, or for free,...
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#CollegeTrackStar A huge OC shout out to Maritzburg Colleges’ own track star, 6th former, Neo Mosebi, who took bronze finishing just a few split seconds behind winner Akani Simbine in the Men’s Senior 100m race at the ASA Track & Field Athletics Championship.Neo ran an excellent 10.34 just behind Akani’s winning 10.31 time. Well done...
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RE: Notice of the MCOBA Annual General Meeting 2022 for the Year Ended 31 Dec 2021 The Annual General Meeting (AGM) is taking place at 17:30 on Tuesday the 10th of May 2022.   The AGM will take place virtually via Zoom:  https://us06web.zoom.us/j/85285245668?pwd=WFZIaHdtTzVlcmQyN3gvMDM5aXBsZz09 Meeting ID: 852 8524 5668 Passcode: 807613 However, it is also possible to host a small...
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Thursday 26th May 2022 MCOBA Golf Day, Secured by Trellidor – Sold outNon Golfer Dinner – R200  To book click HERE Friday 27th of May 2022 School Assembly, followed by a Shout – 10am, Barns FieldOC Tours of College – After Assembly To book the above activities click HERE MCOBA Bowls, sponsored by Meercat Recruitment...
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Dear OCs around the world It is fitting that in our 125th year we can proudly invite you to join College Connect – the new official networking platform for the Maritzburg College Old Boys’ Association and the future of our great alumni. After months of preparation on our side and a significant spend of +-R250 000...
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Dear OCs around the world What a year 2021 has been and whilst temping to list all the challenges, which there have been so many, I am going to focus on all the positives at College and Old Boys. Solar – R2,5m donated to Maritzburg College! This is such a significant event, not only does...
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Twenty-two Old Boys from ’85 converged in the Sani Valley, near Himeville, in August, on a snowy weekend, for no particular reason, other than that we had missed our 35th reunion in 2020 due to Covid-19. It speaks volumes that 36 years down the line, with just a few weeks’ notice,  one can pull over...
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The MCOBA welcomes the Class of 2021 into the ranks of a long established and proud Association. Connecting, Supporting, Sharing, Remembering Details: DATE: Thursday 14th of October 2021 TIME: 18:00 (Please arrive 45 mins early to allow for screening and registration) VENUE: Alan Paton Hall, parking on the terraces, security is provided PROGRAMME HIGHLIGHTS –...
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Through these troubled times of COVID and recent mass rioting I am heartened to hear so many positive stories of what College Old Boys are doing and how they are helping each other. A wonderful initiative is being led by OC Rod Burentt to restore Skonk’s Valliant that was impacted in the riots. Let’s not...
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Welcome message from MCOBA President, Mr Grant Little Reunion is a highlight and a memorable occasion for all involved, whether it is as a boy running on to Goldstones and playing your heart out for those spectators in stripy blazers; whether it is a young lad looking at awe at these huge men in the Red...
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