April – BGS Swim News

Posted on April 18, 2018 by


Welcome back to Term 2 Swimming at BGS.

Please see some information below, updating you on recent/upcoming events.

Recent Results
GPS Swimming Championships
We have had an incredibly busy and successful Term 1 period.
Our back-to-back win at the 2018 GPS Swimming Championships, deserves significant recognition.
Our GPS team united to provide an exciting competition, with the winning result a by-product of ALL 50 team members swimming beyond expectation.
For those interested, please peruse links below;
Race VideosRe-watch ALL events here
Results SummaryFull results here

State School & District Championships
Congratulations to all athletes who represented their Schools and District at the recent Championships
Please click here for a summary of all BGS results

Commonwealth Games
Congratulations to BGS athletes whom attended the 2018 Commonwealth Games.
We are extremely proud of your achievements and contribution to the success of this Australian Team
Full news article here

2018 National Age Swimming Championships
Good luck to the athletes named below, representing BGS at the Australian Age National Championships this week.
I look forward to updating the community on all the results next week.

Gus Whittome Alexander Fenton Gabrielle Scudamore
Joseph Jackson Henry Sommerville Catherine Ta
Josh Hardess William Jordan Chloe Scriggins
Alexander Grant Hunter Pyne Sarah McLeod
Callum Williams Georgia Tobin Isabel Lampre, Isabella Martin
  Maddy Condren

Program Updates

Staff Changes
We would like to again thank Miss Brittany Nunan for her hard work and dedication, as she was an important part of our team. As Brittany focuses more on her Teaching Career at BGGS, we join together in wishing her success in all her future endeavors.

We would also like to introduce Miss Aliesha Meagher and Mr Callum McFaul to our coaching staff.
Full staff profiles of Aliesha and Callum can be found here.

Term 1 Intensives
We have had a lot of positive feedback, regarding the trial of the new School Holiday Intensive format.
Stay tuned for information on how we will implement this initiative again, in the term 2 holiday period.

Term 2 Lesson Schedule
Please note there a couple of change to lesson times for the squads below;
MICRO SQUAD- 5 x 45mins lessons per week
JUNIOR SQUAD – Monday and Wednesday are now 1.5hours of swimming; Tuesday and Thursday are 45mins swim / 45mins gym
STATE SQUAD – Hiromi will now be the lead for this squad
All Lesson times for the term 2 period can be found here

Coaching Fees
Please note coaching fees for Term 1 and more recently Term 2 are due.
Payment can be made now via the Online Shop