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2016 Term 4 NetSetGO Update

posted 9 Oct 2016, 15:50 by Registrar TGNC   [ updated 9 Oct 2016, 16:01 ]

NetSetGO logo
NetSetGO starts today (Mon 10 Oct) at 3:45pm to 4:45pm at Hilder Road State School at The Gap, running for 8 weeks and finishing with a sausage sizzle after the last session on Mon 28 Nov. 
We start at 3:45pm so players from distant schools such as Milton and Petrie Terrace are able to make it for the start of the session, and there’ll be a bit of mucking around today with sorting out the teams.

There'll be a session next Monday (17 Oct), even though it’s a pupil-free day for schools.

CLOTHING: Players should wear comfortable clothes and footwear suitable for running around (school uniforms are fine), and don't forget a hat, sunscreen and a full water bottle (or 2!).

WET WEATHER: If we have to postpone a session due to rain we'll post to the Club's website by 3pm and we'll also try to SMS as well. We'll generally go ahead because there are plenty of covered areas near the courts, but if we do postpone we'll extend by a week to Mon 5 Dec.

T-SHIRT: Each player will receive a NetSetGO t-shirt and netball toward the end of the season and we'll place the order late this week so please double-check the t-shirt size at the bottom of the confirmation email and update it if necessary by replying to this email or see me at the first session (purple Club shirt and straw hat). Repeat participants can pay for a second pack if they want.

CONTACTS: Email Registrar Ian MacColl at registrar@thegapnetball.org with any registration questions or problems, or email Vice President Meg Purtell at vicepresident@thegapnetball.org with questions about activities and sessions.

All the best with Term 4 NetSetGO and we look forward to seeing you at the first session.

2016 Term 4 NetSetGO

posted 12 Sep 2016, 04:25 by Registrar TGNC   [ updated 12 Sep 2016, 04:38 ]

NetSetGO logo
Online registrations are now open for NetSetGO after school on Monday afternoons in Term 4 (10 Oct to 28 Nov). 

Netball is the most popular team sport in Australia and The Gap Netball Club is the biggest in Queensland.

The Club is running NetSetGO at Hilder Road State School at 3:45-4:45pm for 8 weeks from Monday 10 October, including pupil-free day on 17 October, and finishing with a sausage sizzle after the last session on 28 November.

NetSetGO is an introductory program for 5 to 10 year old girls and boys that teaches netball basics and develops general motor skills in a fun and safe way. 

The $90 fee covers insurance and a participant pack, and the fee is reduced to $15 for repeat participants who don’t want another pack.

NetSetGO 2016 participant pack

2016 Term 4 NetSetGO flyer
Repeat participants include 2016 NetSetGO participants from the Club's Term 1 program or DPNA's mid-year program, and also players from The Gap and other clubs who played in DPNA's 8s to 10s 2016 Modified Rules season.


Click the links below for more information about Term 4 NetSetGO:

Competitive Teams Break-Up 10 Sep 2016

posted 6 Sep 2016, 18:41 by Coaching TGNC

Saturday 10 September 2016
8-10.30am for 11s, 12s and 13s teams
2-4.30pm for Cadets, Inters & Opens teams
See attached flyer for further details
Choose a team theme and dress up!!!

2016 Results Wrap-up for Downey Park Winter season

posted 30 Aug 2016, 20:43 by Coaching TGNC

Congratulations to 6 of our 14 Grand Finalists for fighting it out to become Premiers for 2016:
Gap 37 (11yrs-5) Premiers
Gap 36 (11yrs-4) Premiers
Gap 35 (11yrs-3) Runners Up
Gap 33 (11yrs-2) Premiers
Gap 32 (11yrs-2) Runners Up
Gap 23 (12yrs-2) Runners Up
Gap 22 (13yrs-5) Premiers
Gap 17 (Cadets-7) Premiers
Gap 16 (Cadets-6) Runners Up
Gap 14 (Cadets-4) Premiers
Gap 15 (Cadets-4) Runners Up
Gap 9 (Inters-7) Runners Up
Gap 7 (Inters-2) Runners Up
Gap 6 (Inters-1B) Runners Up

Recognition also goes to the additional 10 teams who made it through to finals in 2016:
Gap1, Gap 2, Gap5, Gap8, Gap18, Gap21, Gap24, Gap25, Gap31 and Gap34.

To our 14 competitive teams who did not make finals but were able to provide competition each week for your opponents: Thank you and congratulations for the contribution you have made to the lives of players in your team, your participation provided them the opportunity to play this great game for The Gap Netball Club in 2016.

The strength of our junior NetSetGo program leading into 11yrs competitive teams is evident with the number of 11yrs teams making finals in 2016.  Thank you to the wonderful volunteer coaches, umpires and managers who offer this program to our young boys and girls providing them with the strong foundation stage upon which they can develop. 


14 Teams in Grand Finals! 27 August 2016

posted 21 Aug 2016, 16:45 by Coaching TGNC

Well the Grand Finals are upon us! On Saturday 27th of August we have 14 teams playing across the day. We encourage you to come along to see our teams play. Wear the Gold And Purple (GAP) and come with your cheerleading squads. Morning and afternoon we have GAP teams playing.

At 9:40 watch our 11 year olds fight it out across Divisions 2 (this will be a GAP on GAP game), 3, 4, 5 all the games are in the caged courts. 

Follow that up at 10:50 to watch our 12 years Div 2 team play on court 3. 

Then at 12:20 we have our 13 years Div 5 team on court 16 and three cadet teams playing a GAP on GAP game for Div 4 on court 5 and Div 7 on court 14.

At 1:50 our Cadets 6 will battle it out on court 5 and Inters 6 on court 9.

If you can only fit in one game, later in the day we have 2 teams playing the 3:20 round. This will be some excellent netball with our Inters in Div 1B and 2 displaying their fast paced games on courts 3 and 8. Come and support your local community netball club! GO GAP GO



Ritual HQ Netball Sessions now complete for 2016

posted 14 Aug 2016, 14:07 by Coaching TGNC   [ updated 14 Aug 2016, 14:07 ]

A very big thank you to our sponsors at Ritual HQ for delivering Netball Strength and Conditioning Sessions to our members during the 2016 season.  
The donation of Tyler's time was really appreciated by the large group he continued to motivate and condition each Monday evening.

Thanks Ritual HQ for your ongoing support of our large Club.
Please contact our friends at ritualhq.com.au - Tyler or Chantal and ask them about the very special rates they offer to our Gap Netball Club members.

Teams playing this week

posted 11 Aug 2016, 13:48 by Coaching TGNC   [ updated 16 Aug 2016, 12:33 ]

Congratulations to our 17 NetSetGo modified-rules teams who will play their last round of fixtures on Saturday, enjoy the DPNA presentation after your game.

Good luck to our 21 teams playing semi finals this week and to the three teams playing last round of fixtures before their finals.

Congratulations to our Minor Premiers, Gap 1, Gap 6, Gap 14, Gap 32, Gap 35 and Gap 36.

To our 14 teams now finished the DPNA Winter season, enjoy the day off - although some have already indicated they will be at Downey Park to support our teams.


SUMMER SEASON NOMINATIONS CLOSING

posted 11 Aug 2016, 12:45 by Coaching TGNC

A reminder that QCNA Summer Season nominations close today. 

All nomination forms are on the QCNA website under the competitions tab. www.qcna.org.au

Any teams looking for players to join them, please contact junior.registrar@qcna.org.au or senior.registrar@qcna.org.au as individual players have registered looking for teams to join.


No Ritual HQ Fitness this Monday 8/8/16

posted 7 Aug 2016, 05:46 by Coaching TGNC   [ updated 11 Aug 2016, 12:47 ]

Netball Strength and Conditioning Sessions provided by one of our Sponsors, Ritual HQ
Every Monday until Winter DPNA season finishes
6.15pm - 7.00pm
HRSS

Thanks Ritual HQ for your ongoing support of our large Club.
Contact our friends at ritualhq.com.au - Tyler or Chantal and ask them about the very special rates they offer to Gap Netball Club members.

QCNA Summer Comp - 'free agents'

posted 4 Aug 2016, 22:15 by Coaching TGNC   [ updated 12 Jan 2017, 12:04 ]

Are you a currently a 'free agent' (i.e. a player, coach, manager or umpire) from The Gap Netball Club looking to be involved in the upcoming QCNA Summer netball season but currently have no team to be involved with.

If this describes you then send an email to coaching@thegapnetball.org with your details – 
NAME:
AGE:
PHONE:
CURRENT GAP TEAM #:

We will post your first name and age (group) on our website www.thegapnetball.org

Teams looking for extra players can see below, and contact coaching@thegapnetball.org if you are interested in a 'free agent' listed below. 

This season is now closed




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