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Monmouth School for Boys is among the best in the country for its coaching, facilities and cricket provision. Monmouth has been listed in The Cricketer Schools Guide 2021, which features the top 100 senior schools in a bumper 148-supplement. The… Read more

Safe, competitive and engaging rugby sessions are taking place at a Monmouth school, despite the current restrictions. Players across all year groups in the A and B squads at Monmouth School for Boys have been involved in specialist Touch Rugby… Read more

A Virtual Sixth Form Information Evening is taking place next week. The event is being held online on Thursday 19th November from 5pm to around 7.45pm. It has been designed to give students and parents an insight into the very… Read more

Six cricketers at Monmouth School for Boys have been selected in the academy systems of two professional clubs. Five boys have been chosen for the Glamorgan Academy set-up and one for the Gloucestershire Cricket Board (GCB)’s junior programme. Harry, 18,… Read more

International boarding students at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools have been aiming high! Around 80 boarders have remained on site during half-term for a two-week camp led by Mrs Julie-Ann Morse and her team at the education consultants, Connexcel Limited. Due to… Read more

Monmouth School Rowing Club have had an eventful year, though sadly a lot of it didn’t take place on the water! Unfortunately Covid-19 wiped out a lot of the competitive summer but, as this newsletter has reported, many online regattas… Read more

Three cricketers at Monmouth School for Boys were among the best 50 players in Wales for their age groups in a hugely successful festival on Sunday. John, 12, Tom, 12 and Olly, 11, impressed as Monmouth School for Boys hosted… Read more

Report written by Captain of Boats, Rui: ‘For the 2nd year in a ‘row’ we took up the challenge of rowing 150km for MIND. The event was organised by Old Monmothian, and ex Captain of Boats, Louis Robinson, who is… Read more

A batsman at Monmouth School for Boys has made a flying start to the new cricket season. Harry, a Sixth Form student, narrowly missed out on a century for Glamorgan Academy against Newport Cricket Club on Saturday. The teenage opener… Read more

A dedicated rower who represented Monmouth School for Boys on the international stage has secured a scholarship to one of the sport’s leading universities. Iwan Hadfield was a rowing scholar at Monmouth and won a bronze medal for Great Britain… Read more

Huge congratulations to George, Monmouth School for Boys 1st XV captain, as we have recently heard that he has been offered a sports scholarship on the high performance rugby programme at Swansea University. This is an enormous achievement for George… Read more

A rowing superstar made a special appearance in Monmouth School for Boys Rowing Club’s weekly core training session today. Ollie Zeidler is the World Champion single sculler from Germany and a very strong prospect for the Tokyo Olympics. Ollie joined… Read more

Monmouth School for Boys’ Rowing Club is not letting the lockdown stop their sport. The dynamic rowing club (members of which can be seen, above, during one of their online strength and conditioning sessions) organised and hosted a hugely successful… Read more

Despite the disruption to our normal routines, the Rowing Club has been remarkably busy, even if it has all been at a safe distance from each other. For the last month we have had a team in the World Ergo Challenge (run by… Read more

There’s been good news recently from some of our OM rowers. Firstly congratulations and commiserations are due to Jack Tottem (pictured left in his chocolate Monmouth blazer), who was selected to race in the Oxford University 3rd VIII against Cambridge, before his… Read more

The footballers at Monmouth School for Boys are celebrating after winning the inaugural SWIS (South West Independent Schools) League. The school’s under-15A, under-14A and under-14B teams have been outstanding in guiding the school to the overall title in its first… Read more

Two cross-country aces at Monmouth School for Boys have to put their international ambitions on hold due to the coronavirus pandemic. Henry and Harry were due to represent Wales at a prestigious international fixture in Scotland on Saturday 21st March… Read more

Monmouth School for Boys recorded impressive victories against Millfield and the hosts as they finished runners-up in a sevens rugby tournament in Dorset. The under-15 team impressed at the Sherborne School Rugby Sevens with strong carries, deft offloads and bone-crunching… Read more

A talented cricketer at Monmouth School for Boys put Indian players in a spin during an overseas performance tour with Gloucestershire. Sixteen-year-old leg spinner, Sam, snapped up 13 wickets and was awarded the team’s best bowler accolade during the exciting… Read more

A Monmouth schoolboy struck an outstanding century for Glamorgan Academy in a pre-season tour to South Africa. Harry had a very successful trip, scoring 104 as Glamorgan made 230-8 in reply to the KZN Inland Academy’s daunting 370. The Monmouth… Read more