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Secondary Sports Report – Term 3 Weeks 3 & 4

Mountain Bike National All Schools Championship: Recently a team of mountain bikers represented GCC at the national schools championship. It certainly was an exciting event with over 360 students from 98 schools competing across the three days of competition. There were some outstanding performances and of course sportsmanship displayed throughout the event. Our students thoroughly
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Secondary Sports Report Term 3, Weeks 1 and 2

Mountain Bike National All Schools competition this weekend:The National Schools Mountain bike competition will be taking place this weekend on the Gold Coast. A group of dedicated GCC mountain bikers have been training for this event for many months now. We wish them all the best this weekend as they compete against some of the
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Close games at SEQ Finals

Very close games were the flavour of the day at the Sunshine Coast Finals for the South East Queensland Football Championships this week. Our Year 5 and 6 boys football team played fantastic football against teams of very similar ability to themselves. The best four school teams from four school districts qualified for these finals
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Ashton and Max qualify for State Athletics Championships

Ashton van Straten and Max Cashin are excited to have qualified for the Queensland School Sport Athletics Championships for the first time after a huge day of competition for both boys. Six 10 – 12-year-old students represented GCC at the Sunshine Coast Regional Athletics Championships last week when we were all still enjoying the holiday
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Primary Boys Soccer Team

Congratulations to our Primary Boys Soccer Team who played against, and defeated, Banksia Beach State School 5-1 on Tuesday for the right to progress to the Sunshine Coast Qualifying Championship and then hopefully to the South East Queensland School Championships. Our boys displayed great teamwork with accurate passing, solid defence and strong attacking raids. All
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Secondary Sports Report Term 2 Week 9

GCC Athletics Carnival: In the last article I announced the results at the conclusion of the Athletics Carnival with Sinai ahead of Zion by just one solitary point. This week we have held several senior events including High jump, Javelin, Triple jump and the 1500m. At this point in time, we have just the Year
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Regional Primary Boys Softball Championship

Congratulations to Eli Hardy-Abdy who was a member of the Glasshouse District Boys Softball Team which competed at the Sunshine Coast Regional Boys Softball Championship recently. Glasshouse District was the champion team being undefeated throughout the carnival and also winning the final with a convincing 10-4 result against Redcliffe District. Eli played Catcher and Short
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GCC Secondary sports report Term 2 – Weeks 7 and 8

GCC Athletics Carnival: This year’s event was held at the SC University athletics track under dry but windy conditions. Students had a fantastic time and Sinai held the lead for the majority of the day. Incredibly, Zion staged a comeback and finished the day ahead of Sinai but just one solitary point. There are a
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Correction for Primary Athletics

Our wonderful Wendy Stott has written all the way from France to advise us of an error in last week’s Primary Athletics Carnival article. Apologies to Mahlia Shiel who is the runner up nine-year-old girls’ age champion in the carnival. The original article has now been updated to correct this error.