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Baton Relay Celebrations

This week we celebrated the fantastic running done by all Primary children in the Baton Relay Around Australia. Students were delighted to receive a small reward for their efforts and winning classes were celebrated too. Students ran for 10 minutes, four days each week for six weeks and accumulated laps for their class and personal
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Secondary Sports Wrap – Grand Final Edition

GCC Rugby 7’s Boys are SCISSA champions: The 2018 season was a historic one for the intermediate boys’ team. They were the first team to win the Rugby 7’s SCISSA Champions flag for Glasshouse Christian College. The Rugby Union 7’s team comprised of some rugby league and soccer players who decided to try their hand at
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Students compete at Regional Championships

Six Year 5, 6 and 7 students have been busy competing at different Sunshine Coast Regional Championships lately. Hunter Rees, Eli Hardey-Abdy and Callum Rana spent Thursday and Friday at the 12-year-old Sunshine Coast Rugby Union Championships. The boys played four games, winning two, losing one and drawing one game. The GGC boys were important
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Secondary Sports Wrap – Weeks 7 to 9

Roberts Road Triathlon results: In Week 10 of Term 2, the Roberts Road Triathlon was held. Well done to all GCC competitors. The results for this event are listed below. Volleyball Schools Cup – State Championships After an incredible district and regional season for GCC volleyball, our first round of state titles held much hope
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Jared Moss inspired at Qld AFL Championships

Jared Moss competed in his first State Championship and was a very valuable member of the Sunshine Coast 12-year-old boys AFL team. Jared and his team competed in Yeronga for four days against teams from all over Queensland at the 12-year-old boys Schools AFL Championships. Jared was all over the park making fantastic tackles but
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Jared Moss to compete at State Cross Country

Jared Moss is off to his second State Championships for the year after qualifying for the Queensland Schools Cross Country Championships this week. He won a sprint to the line showing great determination and beating two other runners who had been just ahead of him over the last 200m. The calibre of athletes at this
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Secondary Sports Wrap – Weeks 4 to 6

Secondary Sports Wrap

SCISSA Rugby 7s – Intermediate Boys: GCCs Rugby 7s team has been finding success every week so far in the SCISSA competition. Games have been held alternatively between Peregian fields and Beerwah Bulldogs Grounds. Improvement has been evident, given that the boys are now winning games vs the same teams that they lost against during
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Basketball imports USA coach

This term our Year 2 classes have had the pleasure of being coached by basketball imports from the USA. Coach Roy and Lee who play for the Sunshine Coast Phoenix team have run a short basketball program for our students over the past four weeks. Students have learnt basketball dribbling, bouncing, shooting and game skills.
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The ups and downs of State Championship Volleyball

Volleyball

After an incredible district and regional season for GCC volleyball, our first round of state titles held much hope for our Year 9 and 10 teams. We could finally compete against the best that Queensland schools have to offer. Teams traveled from as far north as Proserpine, as far west as Charleville and as far
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Independent District Cross Country Report 2018

On Wednesday during Week 6, a team of GCC’s best long-distance runners represented at the District Cross Country carnival held at the Maroochydore Cricket grounds. The races were held under perfect conditions and our runners dug deep to mix well with the best runners from 11 Sunshine Coast Independent Schools. This year nine GCC runners finished
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