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19 October 2017

Sport Facility Management


Maintain sport facilities for everyone’s benefit

How do you maintain and improve your club’s facilities with rising costs and greater community expectations? This FREE workshop will provide some of the answers and a chance to bounce ideas off others with group exercises and interactive discussions.
  • Understand the issues around maintenance of facilities.
Gain insights from other workshop participants.

Monday 23 October 2017
6 – 9 PM
The Community Place,  33 Teevan St, Stafford QLD 4053

Deadline of Member Registrations for Education Vouchers

Similarly to previous years, Gymnastics Queensland will be providing eligible clubs with free coach/judge vouchers based on registered member numbers in the national database. Vouchers will be issued according to the following criteria: 

1 x complimentary voucher for Face to Face Beginner or Intermediate Coaches or Judges Courses for every 100 registered club members in non-competitive programs
 
Gymnastics Queensland will be collecting numbers COB Friday 20th October.
Vouchers will be sent to eligible clubs in the week following and will allow clubs to enrol candidates in 2018 coaches and judges courses free of charge.

Make sure your Club is 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 – Friday 30th March 2018.

Example of two different club histories follow. 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