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Category Archives: Sport

Checkmate for Toowoomba Grammar

Imagine if you won the Championship of your chosen sport or discipline for twenty-five (25) consecutive years… That is exactly what Toowoomba Grammar School’s Open Chess Team has achieved at the Toowoomba Secondary Schools Chess Championships. The players have obviously changed over the years, however the coach, Les Lord, has remained steadfast and steered the boys to an incredible string of success. At the latest Toowoomba Secondary Schools Chess Championships from 26-28 July, Toowoomba Grammar School’s two Open teams finished first and second and will now contest the State Chess Championships in Brisbane in September. There is more involved to chess then just moving some pieces on a board; like any sport these boys train a minimum of once a week, they have a dedicated coach and rigorously study strategy. Each game can last up to an hour and while it may not be a physically gruelling sport there is definitely a mental strength and endurance required to survive thirty […]

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Grammar Prepares for O’Callaghan Cup

Toowoomba Grammar School’s 1st XV Rugby team is preparing for one of its biggest games to date, the...

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New York Scholarship for Two Grammar Boys

The bright lights of New York will be home to Toowoomba Grammar School 2018 Year 12 graduates, Willem...

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TGS Swimmer Flies to the Top

Toowoomba Grammar School Swimming Club member, William Salmond has been ranked as one of the best 14-year-old...

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Historic Football Decider at TGS

Toowoomba Grammar School is abuzz with excitement with the GPS Football Premiership possibly being decided...

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Champion Beach Volleyballer from TGS

Toowoomba Grammar School Year 10 student, Ben Hood has been selected to represent Queensland at the...

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Gold! Gold! Gold! At the Australian Swimming Championships

Toowoomba Grammar School Year 10 student, Henry Reardon swam away with three gold medals at the Australian...

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TGS Competitors Soar at Australian Championships

Toowoomba Grammar School Year 9 student, Wihan Kruger is the Australian U15 Javelin Champion after winning...

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Former World Cup Coach Hosts Football Clinic

Former Socceroos World Cup Coach, Rale Rasic is passing his skills and knowledge to enthusiastic young...

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TGS Swimmers Make a Splash at Qld Schools Championships

Toowoomba Grammar School Swimming Club members made a splash at the Queensland Schools Swimming Championships...

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