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The GPS Chess season is from Friday 17 July until Friday 11 September 2020. Our GPS Chess Squad is open to both boys and girls.

Compulsory Registration and Consent

Parents are required to complete the online registration and consent for their child via the school website.

Please complete the online web form including each sport that your child may undertake for the year. The web form generates a school consent form which is to be completed, signed and placed in the tray on the counter in the Extra-Curricular Office in room D101.

Levy

Competition participants must pay an annual levy for buses to meets, home game afternoon teas, equipment, staff shirt, administration costs and trophies.

  • 2020 Levy: TBA

All prior levies are required to be finalised before commencing the 2020 season.

GPS Season 2020

Games are generally held from 4:00pm to 6:00pm on Friday afternoons.

All development chess will be held at Brisbane State High School after school on Fridays at I Block.

Date BSHS plays Venues
Friday 17 JulyBrisbane Boys' College
Miskin Street, Toowong
Friday 24 JulyIpswich Grammar School
Brisbane State High School, Corner Cordelia and Glenelg Streets, South Brisbane
Friday 31 July
St Joseph's Nidgee College
Brisbane State High School, Corner Cordelia and Glenelg Streets, South Brisbane
Friday 7 AugustThe Southport School
​2 Winchester Street, Southport
Friday 14 AugustSt Joseph's College, Gregory Terrace
67A Vivian Street, Tennyson
Friday 21 AugustBye

Thursday 27 AugustToowoomba Grammar School
24 Margaret Street, East Toowoomba
Friday 4 SeptemberAnglican Church Grammar School
Brisbane State High School, Corner Cordelia and Glenelg Streets, South Brisbane
Friday 11 SeptemberBrisbane Grammar School
Miskin Street, Toowong

Please refer to Sport this Week for up-to-date information on times and venues.

Transport

Charter buses will be organised for transport to The Southport School, Toowoomba Grammar School and to locations where public transport is a problem. Students must make their own arrangements for transport home from games at Brisbane schools. 

Chess Uniform

Participants are required to wear their day uniform to games.

Forum

Meetings are advertised in daily school notices.

Volunteers

GPS Chess is run entirely by volunteers. To help with set up, afternoon teas, please contact the Master in Charge.

End of Season Presentation

An end of season presentation breakup is held for GPS Chess. Details will be advised once the season begins.