Recent Posts for the GPS Swimming News Category


Posted on August 12, 2019 by

The GPS Swimming Program holds a number of camps and clinic throughout the year, specifically for BGS Students.

Camps deliver Aquatic Education in a fun environment and allow boys to develop long lasting friendships, by being a part of the unique Grammar team culture.

The camp is an essential part of preparation for boys who are interested in trying out for the 2020 GPS Swimming Team.
All swimmers in years 7-12 (in 2020) should be attending.
The camp will involve pool swimming, beach visits and a range of other activities.

Dates: 20-22 January 2020
Location: Kawana – TheSportsHub
Full Details – Click here
Register – Click here



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LIVE GPS Swimming Championships Points Score

Posted on March 7, 2019 by

Follow a LIVE feed of the GPS Swimming Championships points score via the link below.


First Event 3:00PM

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2019 GPS Swimming – Post Season Presentation Evening

Posted on February 20, 2019 by

Friday 8 March
Brisbane Grammar School – Middle School Amphitheater
7:00pm – 9:00pm
$35/per person (including students)

Download Invitation Letter Here

Please complete the survey below to register your place at the GPS Swimming Annual Awards Presentation Evening.

Here is a link to the survey:
REGISTER HEREby Wednesday 6 March

Please join us for this special afternoon to celebrate the hard work and achievements of all our swimmers this season.

To ensure we cater for appropriate numbers, it is essential that a response to this survey is received by 5pm WEDNESDAY 6 March 2019.

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2019 Grammar Only Night

Posted on February 20, 2019 by

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Grammar Only Night – Friday 1 March – BGS Pool – GPS Swimmers Only years 5-12



Parents of Old Boys are welcome to attend – no registration required



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 Meet at Gun Courtyard – whole team photo and afternoon tea
4:00pm Meet at Great Hall – Legends of BGS Swimming Presentation
4:45pm Meet at ISC Pool – 50m Freestyle Races
6:00pm ISC Pool – BGS Old Boys vs BGS Students Relay


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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


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

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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