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2019 GPS Swimming Season Online Information Evening – LIVE via Instagram

Posted on January 6, 2019 by

2019 GPS Swimming Season Online Information Evening – LIVE via Instagram

Thursday 31 January 2019
5:30pm

TO ATTEND – FOLLOW OUR INSTAGRAM FEED HERE

The BGS Swimming Program invites parents and swimmers to join the upcoming GPS Swimming Information Evening. All information regarding training, team expectations and events leading up to the 2019 GPS Swimming Championships will be discussed.

This information is relevant for all year 5-12 boys wishing to participate within the GPS Swimming Program in 2019.

In previous years, this event has required parents to attend “in-person”, however this year we would like to trial an “online meeting” via Instagram. Please follow us on Instagram and make sure you have notifications for our feed turned on, so that you may join the Instagram Live Discussion on Thursday 31 January 2019.

 

Any relevant documents will be available here for download, after the event.

Parent Information Evening Welcome Document

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GPS Lead-up Meet #1 – Friday 1 February

Posted on January 6, 2019 by

Please complete the survey below, detailing what events you wish to participate in for Lead-up Meet #1 – Friday 1 February 2019.

Please use the information below as a guide when selecting your competition age group.

13& Under = Born 2006
14& Under = Born 2005
15& Under = Born 2004
16& Under = Born 2003
OPEN = Born 2001, 2002

Boys who are born 2007, 2008, 2009 are considered to be part of the Junior GPS Competition
Boys born in these year do not need to complete the survey below.

Lead-up Meet #1 – athletes register here

Parent Volunteers – please register your availability here

Lead-up Meet #1 – Schedule Below

Lead-up Meet #1 – Friday 1 February

  • Boys in year 7 (born 2006)
  • Boys in year 8
  • Boys in year 9
  • Boys in year 10
  • Boys in year 11
  • Boys in year 12
3:20pm   Boys head to BGS Pool
3:30pm   Boys warmup
5:00pm   Boys head to BGS dining room
5:30pm   Boys depart BGS to Chandler
6:00pm   Boys arrive Chandler
6:30pm   Lead-up Meet begins
8:30pm   Lead-up Meet concludes
  ….. Boys depart Chandler (boys will text from bus)
9:00pm   Parents pick up boys from front of school

Lead-up Meet #1 – Friday 1 February

  • Boys in year 5
  • Boys in year 6
  • Boys in year 7 (born 2007)
3:15pm ….. Boys meet at front of school
3:30pm   Bus leaves for Chandler
4:30pm   Boys begin Lead-up Carnival
6:15pm   Lead-up Meet concludes
6:30pm   Boys depart Chandler
approx 7:00pm   Parents pick up boys from front of school (boys will text from bus)

 

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BGS vs ACGS Pre-Season Sprint Meet

Posted on September 8, 2018 by

BGS vs ACGS
Pre-Season Friendly Swim Meet
Friday 12 October 2018
Competition held at ACGS Pool

Transport to and from the venue will be provided

Entries close Thursday 11 October 2018

The BGS Swimming Program has organized for a friendly SPRINT swimming meet, to be held at the ACGS Pool.

This is a great meet for all Junior and Senior GPS Swimmers, wishing to kick off their swimming preparations with a number of 50m Sprint Races.

We would also invite any INCOMING 2019 Students to this event

We would love to see all BGS swimmers there, however we note that there are a number of boys expected at the Friday Track and Field Meet.

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Meet Program

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TSS Meet – Final Information

Posted on January 10, 2017 by

GPS Swimming News

TSS Swimming Meet
Saturday 14 January 2017

Please see the following details below regarding the TSS Meet;

1. Event Time Line

2. BGS Entries

3. Entrant Rankings

4. Event Information
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2017 GPS Swimming Season Information Evening

Posted on October 30, 2016 by

2017 GPS Swimming Season Information Evening capture

The Boo – Barefoot Bowls
123 Breakfast Creek Road, Newstead

Wednesday 9 November 2016
6:30pm-7:15pm

TO ATTEND – REGISTER HERE

The BGS Swimming Program invites parents and swimmers to attend the upcoming GPS Swimming Information Evening.

All information regarding training, team expectations and events leading up to the 2017 GPS Swimming Championships will be discussed.

This information is relevant for all year 5-12 boys wishing to participate within the GPS Swimming Program in 2017.

It is essential that you RSVP by Wednesday 2 November as the Swimming Program will be catering the event with hot finger food and refreshments.

TO ATTEND – REGISTER HERE

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Grammar Only Night

Posted on February 16, 2016 by

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Grammar Only Night – Friday 24 February – BGS Pool – GPS Swimmers Only years 5-12

 

BOYS NEED TO REGISTER HERE

 

VIEW GRAMMAR ONLY NIGHT INVITATION HERE

 

Each year on the Friday before GPS, the entire GPS Swimming Community comes together to celebrate everything BGS Swimming.

The Grammar Only Night will also host the induction of a BGS Old Boy into the exclusive of “Legends of BGS Swimming” Hall of Fame.

The MIC of Swimming, Mr Matthew Logan will provide parents and swimmers with information about the week leading into the GPS Championships and explain what happens on the day of the Championships.

The arrangements for this year’s Grammar Only Night will be as follows;

 

3:30pm Whole Team Photo BGS Gun Court Yard
All boys,wear PE Uniform
4:00pm Legends of BGS,Swimming Presentation The Great Hall
4:30pm GPS Championships Information The Great Hall
5:00pm Pool Session ISC

 

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2016 GPS Swimming Season Information Evening

Posted on November 8, 2015 by

2016 GPS Swimming Season Information EveningGPS Invite

Decked Cafe Paddington
105 Latrobe Terrace
20m from Paddington Post Office

Friday 13 November 2015
6:00pm-6:45pm

TO ATTEND – REGISTER HERE

The BGS Swimming Program invites parents and swimmers to attend the upcoming GPS Swimming Information Evening.

All information regarding training, team expectations and events leading up to the 2016 GPS Swimming Championships will be discussed.

This information is relevant for all year 5-12 boys wishing to participate within the GPS Swimming Program in 2016.

It is essential that you RSVP by Wednesday 11 November as the Swimming Program will be catering the event with hot finger food and refreshments.

TO ATTEND – REGISTER HERE

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Sommerville House Meet

Posted on November 2, 2015 by

Sommerville House Meet
Sunday 22 November 2015
Stephens Road, South Brisbane

A reminder to all swimmers – entries for the upcoming meet close at 5pm Wednesday 3 November.

This is a great meet for all GPS and QGSSSA Swimmers wishing to kick off their swimming preparations with a 50m Freestyle time trail.

This meet is also targeted towards all STATE SQUADS, JUNIOR SQUADS and MICRO SQUAD swimmers – as there are no qualifying times required to participate.

We would love to see all BGS swimmers there, as this has historically been one of the best attended meets for the year.

ENTER THE MEET HERE

 

Regards

Lushy

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