Sport – Gymnastics

Yulia Galukhin, represented South Africa at the African Championships in June 2022 in Cairo, Egypt where she won a total of 3 medals and as a result became the bronze medalist.

She was further selected by the Gymnastics Federation as a member of the South African National Gymnastics Team and received her Protea Colours. She qualified as the only gymnast to represent South Africa at the 39th World Championship 2022 in Sofia, Bulgaria which was held from the 14th – 18th of September. She showed excellent results and she’s the SA hope for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games. 

Student Achievements

Last month Yulia Galukhin attended the 16th African Championships in Rhythmic Gymnastics that was held in Cairo, Egypt. She was representing South Africa as a Senior Olympic Gymnast. Yulia placed 3rd overall in the all around qualifications and made it into 3 apparatus finals where she also won a bronze medal. Yulia was also the top gymnast amongst the SA gymnasts which qualified her for the World Championships in September set to be held in Sofia, Bulgaria.

New Inter-house records

Well done to all the learners who broke records at the 2020 EHS inter-house athletics

Tyla Veenstra, Long Jump – u/19 (F) : 4.50m

Kyle Buckle, Shot Put – u/17 (M) : 12.30m

Zara Fortune, Discus – u/14 (F) : 15.28m

Angel Baptista, 200m – u/14 (F) : 31:72s

Caitlin Bell, 200m – u/17 (F) : 29:29s

Ethan Charumbira, Long Jump – u/14 (M) : 5.21m

Jaimie Milligan, Javelin – u/15 (F) : 19.86m

Asemahle Nokai, Shot Put – u/15 (M) : 11.35m

Hlumelo Sigenu, 200 m – u/19 (M) : 23:44s

Charlotte Cronje, Shot Put – u/15 (F) : 10.80m

Makanaka Musinganete, 800m – u/14 (F) : 3:15s

Thendo Lidzhade, 800m – u/14 (M) : 2:30s

Jack Sims, 800m – u/15 (M) : 2:32s

Jordyn Fester, Shot Put – u/16 (F) : 9.24m

Zack Gulliver, Javelin – u/14 (M) : 28.78m

Kearah Gentry, 400m – u/15 (F) : 1:17s

Caitlin Bell, 400m – u/17 (F) : 1:15s

Theo Mpumelo, 400m – u/17 (M) : 58:91s

Emre Bobbs, Long Jump – u/17 (M) : 6.14s

Nicholas Whareham, Javelin – u/17 (M) : 33.35m

Charlotte Cronje, Discus – u/15 (F) : 29.46m

Jordi van Graan, 100m – u/14 (M) : 12:03s

Hlumelo Sigenu, 100m – u/19 (M) : 10:94s

Ralita de Wee, Shot Put – u/19 (F) : 9.28m

Theo Mpumelo, 1500m – u/17 (M) : 4:45s

Rosemary selected to Invitational Netball team to tour Malaysia and Singapore.

Rosemary Kawaza (grade 11) was selected to tour to Malaysia and Singapore as part of the Punt High School tournament Invitational netball team. She was also given the honour of captaining this team.

Winning both of their games in Malaysia as well as in Singapore allowed them to return unbeaten.