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Track and Field

 

 GPS Track and Field is from Friday 24 August until Friday 2 November.

QGSSSA Track and Field is from Friday 17 August until 12 October.

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.

Team App for Coaches, Players and Parents

Athletics is using a smartphone app as the main means of communication between coaching staff, players and parents. Team App keeps member contact details private and no members can communicate with each other through the app.

To download, go to https://teamapp.com/app

  1. Sign-up using your name, date of birth and email address. You'll be sent an email to confirm your registration.
  2. Search for 'BSHS Boys Athletics' or 'BSHS Girls Athletics' and request access to the group which applies to you.
  3. Once your request is approved, you will be able to see news and upcoming BSHS Girls Athletics events on your device or by checking your emails.
  4. Please note that turning on push notifications on the app allows you not to miss important posts as they are made, however, this can be switched off at any time.

Levy

Students are required to pay an annual levy for bus transport, administration costs, coach shirts, coach gifts, fruit trays, some catering during the season, development, equipment and trophies. All prior levies are required to be finalised before commencing the 2018 season. 

  • Boys $110 (2017)
  • Girls $110 (2017)

GPS 2018 Track and Field Schedule 

DateEvent HostVenue
Friday 24 August

Brisbane Grammar School

Meet 1

Queensland State Athletics Centre (QSAC), Kessels Road, Nathan
Friday 31 August

Brisbane State High School

Meet 2

Queensland State Athletics Centre (QSAC), Kessels Road, Nathan
Friday  7 September

Brisbane Boys' College

Meet 3

Queensland State Athletics Centre (QSAC), Kessels Road, Nathan
Friday 14 September

Anglican Church Grammar School - Relay Titles

Meet 4

St Joseph's Nudgee College, Sandgate Road, Virginia
Friday 12 October

The Southport School

Meet 5A

Griffith University Track, Gold Coast
Friday 19 October

St Joseph's College, Gregory Terrace

Meet 6B

St Joseph's Nudgee College, Sandgate Road, Virginia
Friday 26 October

St Joseph's Nudgee College Meet 7

Queensland State Athletics Centre (QSAC), Kessels Road, Nathan
Wednesday 24 October2018 Junior GPS ChampionshipsQueensland State Athletics Centre (QSAC), Kessels Road, Nathan
Friday 2 November2018 GPS ChampionshipsQueensland State Athletics Centre (QSAC), Kessels Road, Nathan

 

QGSSSA 2018 Track and Field Season Schedule

 DateEvent HostVenue
Friday 10 August Pre QGSSSA MeetUniversity of Queensland Athletic Track, Sir Fred Schonell Drive, St Lucia
Friday 17 August Pre QGSSSA MeetUniversity of Queensland Athletic Track, Sir Fred Schonell Drive, St Lucia
Friday 24 AugustPre QGSSSA MeetUniversity of Queensland Athletic Track, Sir Fred Schonell Drive, St Lucia
Friday 31 AugustPre QGSSSA MeetUniversity of Queensland Athletic Track, Sir Fred Schonell Drive, St Lucia
Friday 7 SeptemberPre QGSSSA MeetUniversity of Queensland Athletic Track, Sir Fred Schonell Drive, St Lucia
Friday 14 September Pre QGSSSA MeetUniversity of Queensland Athletic Track, Sir Fred Schonell Drive, St Lucia
Wednesday 12 OctoberPre QGSSSA MeetUniversity of Queensland Athletic Track, Sir Fred Schonell Drive, St Lucia
Friday 19 OctoberQGSSSA ChampionshipsState Athletic Facility, Kessels Road, Nathan

2017 Training Schedule

Term 3

DayLocationTime (Am)Time (Pm)Events
Monday

BSHS Oval

(boys and girls)

7:30 – 8:30am 

Track

Sprints/middle distance

Tuesday

BSHS Oval

(boys and girls)

QSAC Nathan (Girls)

7:30 – 8:30am

 

3:45 – 5:00pm

Long/Triple

All Events

Wednesday

BSHS Oval

(boys and girls)

QSAC, Nathan

(Girls)

 

3:00 – 4:00pm

3:45 – 5:00pm

Javelin

High Jump

Sprints/middle distance

Thursday

BSHS Oval

(boys and girls)

BSHS Oval

(boys and girls)

7:30 – 8:30am

7:30 – 8:30am

 

Long/ Triple

Track

Friday

BSHS Oval

(boys and girls)

7:30 – 8:30am Block Starts

Term 4

DayLocationTime (Am)Time (Pm)Events
MondayUniversity  Of Qld7:00 – 8:15am All Events
Tuesday

BSHS Oval

(boys and girls)

BSHS Oval

(boys and girls)

7:30 – 8:30am

7:30 – 8:30am

 

 

Long/Triple

Throws

Wednesday

BSHS Oval

(boys and girls)

QSAC, Nathan

7:00 – 8:15am

 

3:45 – 5:00pm

All Events

High Jump

Thursday

BSHS Oval

(boys and girls)

BSHS Oval

(boys and girls)

7:30 – 8:30am

7:30 – 8:30am

 

Long/ Triple

Throws

Friday

BSHS Oval

(boys and girls)

7:30 – 8:30am Captains Relay Training

Training

Attendance at training is an important component of being a part of the BSHS Track and Field Team. Students must attend a minimum of 15 training sessions to be eligible for a school pocket award. Students are encouraged to train with the group at least two times per week. 

Transport

Buses will be provided for transport to weekday lead up events. Students are to arrange their own transport from the venues. A bus will return from Ipswich, Northgate, Nudgee and Southport. A return bus will be provided for both Boys and Girls Championships events.

Uniform

  • Track and Field uniforms for both boys and girls can be purchased from the Uniform Shop.
  • Students may choose between the unisex school shorts or 'taslon' track and field shorts. Girls may choose to wear BSHS bike pants.

Volunteers

Any parent who would like to contribute by being part of the Sub-Committee, or assist at meets and trainings, please contact the Master-in-Charge.

Sub-Committee

The Sub-Committee is combined for Track and Field and Cross Country. Meetings are organised via email using information provided from registration forms.

  • Chairperson - Mr John Bosnjak
  • Treasurer - Ms Jillian Brosnan
  • Secretary - Mr Shane Williamson

End of Season Presentation

An end of season presentation dinner is held for boys and girls Track and Field. Details regarding confirmed venue and ticket availability will be advised once the season begins. Tickets are sold at the B Block Finance Counter and must be purchased by the closing date to enable catering numbers to be finalised. Once ticket sales are closed no further tickets will be available for purchase.