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An adventurous Old Monmothian has beaten his own British record for reaching the South Pole. Former Monmouth School for Boys’ student, Richard Parks, arrived at the South Pole at 9.29am today (Wednesday 15th January). The former Wales rugby international overcame… Read more

The Monmouth community joined together as more than 500 people took the plunge in an uplifting swimathon in memory of a kind and caring teenage boy. Swimmers of all ages and abilities pushed themselves to the limit at the second… Read more

Inspired by a school friend’s courage, a popular member of staff  has tackled a series of 5k parkruns to raise funds for charity. Mrs Fiona Creasey, the Clerk to the Governors at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools, set herself the challenge of completing… Read more

More than 400 people will be taking the plunge in a charity swimathon in Monmouth this weekend. The inaugural Swim for Tom raised more than £25,000 for Cancer Research Wales 12 months ago. The second Swim for Tom is being… Read more

Three Monmouth students have clinched medals at the second day of the Welsh Athletics Indoor Junior Open in Cardiff. Aharon had a memorable day, winning a gold and two silver medals, while Henry also scooped a gold, and Harry picked… Read more

Two students at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools have won gold medals at the Welsh Athletics Indoor Junior Open in Cardiff. Monmouth School for Boys’ pupil, Aharon, and Monmouth School for Girls’, Antonia, both struck gold for East Wales last weekend. Aharon… Read more

The rugby players at Monmouth School for Boys recorded a hard-fought 15-10 home victory against old rivals, Millfield School. The under-16 A team showed plenty of spirit, focus and determination to edge out visiting Millfield on a bitterly cold afternoon… Read more

On the 22nd of November, over 40 students from both Monmouth School for Girls Boat Club and Monmouth School Rowing Club took part in Welsh Indoor School Rowing Championships. Wherein the athletes had to row on an ergometer, against other… Read more

The cricket provision at Monmouth School for Boys is among the best in the country. Monmouth has been named in The Cricketer Schools Guide 2020, which features the top 100 senior schools in the UK. A record number of schools… Read more

Cross-country runners at Monmouth School for Boys are celebrating after winning a title at a major Welsh competition in Brecon. Henry, Oliver, Rhys and Adam combined to win an outstanding team gold for the school at the 21st Welsh Athletics… Read more

The Monmouth community will be taking the plunge, once again, in memory of kind and caring teenager, Tom. The inaugural Swim for Tom raised more than £25,000 for Cancer Research Wales and attracted over 600 participants and around 100 volunteers…. Read more

A promising Monmouth athlete is celebrating his first-ever Gwent Cross Country League race triumph. Thirteen-year-old Harry, a pupil at Monmouth School for Boys, roared to victory in the Under-13 Boys’ race at Pembrey Country Park in Llanelli. Representing Newport Harriers,… Read more

 A Monmouth student, whose ambition is to play football professionally, has caught the attention of League One club, Ipswich Town. Fourteen-year-old Shemar played for Ipswich Town Under-16s against Watford and is set to feature for The Blues in a trial… Read more

A former Monmouth student has been named as the 2019 rugby Referee of the Year. Wayne Barnes, a former Sixth Form student at Monmouth School for Boys, picked up the World Rugby honour in Japan on Sunday 3rd November. The… Read more

A speedy 17-year-old student at Monmouth School for Boys has overcome treacherous conditions to win a prestigious European canicross title in Belgium. Rowan teamed up with his dog, Dirk, to clinch the junior crown for Great Britain at the International… Read more

Two Old Monmothians impressed on the international stage today at the Rugby World Cup in Japan. Former Monmouth School for Boys’ Head Boy, Hallam Amos, scored an excellent try for Wales in a 40-17 defeat to New Zealand in the… Read more

Former Head Boy at Monmouth School for Boys, Hallam Amos, has represented Wales at the Rugby World Cup in Japan. Hallam played on the wing and was unlucky not to get on the scoresheet in Wales’ 35-13 victory against minnows,… Read more

Last Sunday, Monmouth School Rowing Club competed at Monmouth Autumn Head, a regatta hosted by Monmouth Town here on the Wye. The Rowing Club sent crews from every age group and achieved a good sweep of wins against over 200… Read more

A group of kayakers coped well with the after-effects of Atlantic storms to enjoy some kayak surfing on Sunday on Ogmore Beach. The older boys used the skills learnt two weeks ago at Symonds Yat on their White Water Safety… Read more

Two rugby teams at Monmouth School for Boys recorded impressive victories in a very successful training camp in France. The 37 boys worked hard during the tour, which included a visit to the Marcel Michelin stadium, home of Top 14… Read more

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