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18 October 2018

Gymnastics Queensland proudly presents our Annual Gymnastics Conference.

Our Annual Gymnastics Conference is an opportunity for you to start 2019 with a bang!
 
The Annual Gymnastics Conference encompasses Education Courses, Congress and Annual Awards.
 
The premier event is designed to develop gymnastic professionals through accredited courses, and a tailored Congress agenda developed for the specific needs of gymnastic professionals.
 
Schedules and ticketing will be released next week for Congress and Annual Awards.
 
The Education schedule is live and courses can be booked now. Please click the link here.

Deadline - Member Registrations for Education Vouchers

Gymnastics Queensland will be providing eligible clubs with education vouchers based on registered member numbers in the national database. Vouchers will be issued according to the following criteria: 

1 x complimentary voucher for a Face to Face Intermediate Coaches Course for every 100 registered club members in non-competitive programs
 
Gymnastics Queensland will be collecting numbers COB Friday 26th October. To receive the maximum number of vouchers possible, please ensure all your members are registered in the national database prior to this date.

Vouchers will be sent to eligible clubs in the week following, this will enable clubs to enrol candidates in 2019 Intermediate coaches courses free of charge.
 

Does your club have a story to tell? Tell us, and be a part of the official History of Gymnastics in Queensland!

 
An Invitation to Gymnastics Queensland Club members to include their club history in the forthcoming manuscript - A HISTORY of GYMNASTICS in QUEENSLAND for the occasion of the 70th Anniversary of the Association in 2019 Gymnastics Queensland Directors, Trevor Dowdell and Kath Graham are conducting this project and preparing the manuscript.  Club histories may make-up half of the manuscript with a manuscript size of approximately 75,000 words. Clubs, past and present, are invited to submit:
  1. Approximately 600 words (2 pages) summarising the history of their club.   Up to 3 photographs to illustrate the club’s history would be appreciated
  2. The prose should be a chronological narrative primarily in the third person (pronouns – he, she, it, they, them…)
  3. The text should be prepared in Arial font 11, left alignment, double line spacing with zero spacing before & after. Page margins at Normal (2.54cm top-bottom, right-left).
  4. E-mail your club history submission to info@gymqld.org.au
Be sure to include and highlight YOUR club in this important record of Gymnastics in Queensland.
CLOSING Date for submission – Sunday 30th December 2018.

Example of club histories below. One is of a current member club, while the other is of a past club.

Club examples

We look forward to receiving as many member Club histories as possible!