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Track and Field

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​​​​​​​​The GPS Track and Field season runs from Friday 19 August until Friday 21 October 2022.

2022 QGSSSA season information will be updated on this page in due course. Please refer to the Events Calendar and Sport this Week.

Compulsory Registration and Consent

Parents/guardians 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

GPS and QGSSSA Track and Field is using a smartphone app as the main means of communication between coaching staff, players and parents/guardians. 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 recognition, fruit trays, some catering during the season, development, equipment and trophies. All prior levies and subject fees are required to be finalised before commencing the 2022 season. 

  • 2022 Boys Levy: TBA
  • 2022 Girls Levy: TBA

GPS 2022 Track & Field

GPS Competition & Season Overview 2022 

DateEvent HostVenue
​Tuesday 19 July 
Selected Field Events (LJ, HAV, SP)​​BSHS Oval 
​Friday 22 July 

​3000m 
BSHS Oval​
​Wednesday 27 July
Interhouse Carnival
Queensland State Athletics Centre (QSAC), Kessels Road, Nathan​
​Monday 8 & Tuesday 9 August 


​Mr Gravatt District Champoiships (2010)
Nominations close via Survey Monkey Thursday 28 July
​Queensland State Athletics Centre (QSAC), Kessels Road, Nathan


Composite District Nominations (2004-2009)
Nominations via Survey Monkey
Date: TBC

Friday 19 August

Brisbane Grammar School

Meet 1

4:15pm - 8:45pm 

Queensland State Athletics Centre (QSAC), 
Kessels Road, Nathan

​Thursday 25 & Friday 26 August
​Metropolitan East Regional Championship All Day
​Queensland State Athletics Centre (QSAC), Nathan

Friday 26 August

Brisbane State High School

Meet 2

4:15pm - 8:45pm 

Queensland State Athletics Centre (QSAC), 
Kessels Road, Nathan

Thursday 1 September

Toowoomba Grammar School

Meet 3

4:15pm - 8:45pm

Queensland State Athletics Centre (QSAC), 
Kessels Road, Nathan

Friday 9 September

Anglican Church Grammar School

Meet 4

4:15pm - 8:45pm

Queensland State Athletics Centre (QSAC), 
Kessels Road, Nathan

Friday 7 October

The Southport School

Meet 5

4:15pm - 8:45pm 

Griffith University Athletics Track, Gold Coast

​Tuesday 11 - Wednesday 12 October
​QSS Athletics Champoiships 
All Day
​Queensland State Athletics Centre (QSAC), Kessles Road, Nathan

​​Thursday 13 - Sunday 16 October
​QSSSSA Track and Field Champoinships 
All Day
​Queensland State Athletics Centre (QSAC), Kessels Road, Nathan

Friday 14 October

Ipswich Grammar School/ St Joseph's College, Gregory Terrace

Meet 6A

4:15pm - 8:45pm 

UQ Athletics Centre

Sir William MacGregor Drive, Street Lucia

Friday 21 October

2022 GPS Championships

Junior Champs 8:00am-1:15pm

Senior Champs 2:00pm-8:00pm

Queensland State Athletics Centre (QSAC), 
Kessels Road, Nathan



Training Schedule

​​Term 3​

​​Day
​Location 
​Time (am)
Time (pm)​​Events
​Monday
BSHS Oval ​
7:15am - 8:30am​​Track 
Long/Triple
​Tuesday 
​QSAC 
Tues 9 Aug
Tues 16 Aug
Tues 23 Aug
Tues 30 Aug - TBC (carnival clash)
Tues 6 Sept

​3:45pm - 5:00pm
​Track
Selected Field
​Wednesday
BSHS Oval​​3:00pm - 4:15pm
Throws/Jumps​
​Thursday
​BSHS Oval
7:15am - 8:30am​​Track
Long/Triple


​Term 4 

​​Day
Location ​Time (am)​
Time (pm)​
Events
​Monday 
BSHS Oval ​
​7:15am - 8:30am

Track
Long/Triple
Strength and Conditioning ​
​Tuesday 
​QSAC 
Tues 4 Oct
Tues 11 Oct - TBC (Carnival clash)
Tues 18 Oct

3:45pm - 5:00pm ​​Track 
Selected Field
​Thursday 
BSHS Oval ​
7:15am - 8:30am​

Track
Long/Triple​
​Thursday 
BSHS Oval​
3:00pm - 4:15pm​
Throws​


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


QGSSSA 2022 Track and Fie​​ld 

2021 QGSSSA season information will be updated on this page in due course. Please refer to the Events Calendar and Sport this Week.


Training Schedule 

Term 3 and Term 4

DayLocationTime (Am)Time (Pm)Events

Monday

BSHS Oval

(Boys & girls)

7:30am – 8:30am

 

Track

Sprints/
Middle distance

Tuesday

BSHS Oval

(Boys & girls)

7:30am – 8:30am

 

Long/Triple

Wednesday

The University of Queensland Athletics 
Track 

(Boys & girls)

 

 3:30pm – 4:30pm

 

All events

Thursday

BSHS Oval

(Boys & girls)

7:30am – 8:30am

 

Long/Triple

Friday

BSHS Oval

(Boys & girls)

7:30am – 8:30am

 

Sprints/
Block Starts
Middle Distance



Training

Attendance at training is an important component of being a part of the State High Track and Field Team. Students must attend a minimum of 75 per cent of 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

Girls

Buses will be provided for transport to weekday lead up events. Students are to arrange their own transport from the venues. A return bus will be provided for the QGSSSA Championships.

Boys

Return buses will be provided for Ipswich Grammar School/St Joseph's College, Gregory Terrace and Southport meets. 

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.

The Track and Field and Cross Country Sub-committee is led by:

End of Season Presentation

An end of season presentation dinner is held for both GPS and QGSSSA Track & 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.​

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Last reviewed 09 May 2022
Last updated 09 May 2022