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9 November 2018

2019 Great Western Games & 2020 Townsville NQ Games Dates 

The North Queensland Sports Foundation would like to invite you and your sporting organisations to participate in both the 2019 Great Western Games and the 2020 Townsville NQ Games.

The 2019 Great Western Games will commence June 22nd and conclude June 30th.

The 2020 Townsville NQ Games will commence April 10th and conclude April 13th.

Both events provide a very unique platform to expose and promote your sport in the community.

Both events will include an extensive promotional campaign in conjunction with an online presence including registration facility.

The link to the successful 2018 Mackay NQ Games video below.
https://www.nqsports.com.au/2018-mackay-city-auto-group-nq-games/games-overview/

Contact the NQSF office for more information?

North Queensland Sports Foundation 
Townsville Sports House
PO Box 347, Belgian Gardens, QLD, 4810 
Ph. (07) 4724 2500
Email: ceo@nqsports.com.au 
www.nqsports.com.au

Annual Gymnastics Conference – CONGRESS TICKETS ARE NOW AVAILABLE!

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. Plus, reflect, unwind and celebrate 2018 at the Annual Awards Dinner.

Schedule and ticketing is now available for Congress. Please click the link here.

The Annual Awards nomination pack is now available via the website. Please click the link here

The Education schedule is live and courses can be booked now. Please click the link here.

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!