New software helping to make contact sports safer
Sport
Minister for Sport and Recreation, Shane Rattenbury, today joined Sports Medicine Australia ACT Branch (SMA-ACT), to launch new software designed to record and collate data about injuries, as well as monitoring concussion rates across the Territory. The new software builds on the InjurEdata Project that was rolled out across the Territory in 2012 and has been supported by funding of...
Gungahlin’s Sirens Cheerleaders off to USA
Sport
Sirens Cheerleaders is sending a team of 14 teen athletes to compete in Palm Springs, California USA, next week. This is the ACT’s first cheerleading team to compete internationally. The athletes have spent much of their school holidays preparing an exciting routine of stunts, jumps, dance, tumbling and high-flying tosses, to compete against some the best teams in the USA....
Morning Ladies Netball
Sport
TEAMS AND PLAYERS WANTED FOR SEMESTER 1 When: Monday or Wednesday Commencing: Round 1st – 9th February Where: ACT Netball Centre, Northbourne Avenue, Lyneham Times: 9.30am & 10.20am Cost: Weekly Game Fee $57 & Team Registration $83 Crèche: $5.50 first family child, $2.50 any subsequent family children. More Facts: • seven-a-side, no nets • umpires and game balls provided •...
Jets Business to Business Breakfast
Sport
The Gungahlin Jets holds an annual Business Breakfast to acknowledge its corporate sponsors and provide them with an opportunity to mix with other local businesses, the Jets Board and other club officials. The highlight of the morning is a keynote speaker. The breakfast brings together people in business to say thank you for their investment in the Jets during the...
New Board Elected for Jets in 2015
Sport
The Gungahlin Jets would like to announce its new Board of Directors, following its 2014 Annual General Meeting on 26 October: David Glavas (Chairperson) Rohan Wilson (Seniors President) Vacant (Juniors President) Tamarah Knox (Secretary) Anthony Wilson (Treasurer) Emma Stonham (Marketing) Michael Whyte (Risk Management) Joe Cortese (Facilities) Vince O’Donnell (Sponsorship) The position of Juniors President has been filled on an...
Sensational summer of cricket for Canberra
Sport
Minister for Sport and Recreation, Shane Rattenbury, has officially launched Cricket ACT’s 2014-15 season. “Our ACT Comets recently played matches against Afghanistan, and are making the most of having the Irish team in Canberra, and giving our home grown talent the opportunity to play higher level competition in preparation for their first Cricket Australia Future’s League match later in October,”...
Gungahlin Jets Welcome Shane Rattenbury As Number 3 Ticket Holder
Sport
At the AFL Canberra Grand Final held at the Gungahlin Enclosed Oval Gungahlin Jets Chair Joe Cortese announced Minister for Sport Shane Rattenbury as number 3 ticket holder for the Gungahlin Jets. Joe Cortese said "Shane has a love of sport and is a keen runner. He further believes sport develops life skills. This theory fits in well with the...
Gungahlin Jets Chairperson Report 2014
Sport
2014 season over the Gungahlin Jets can again feel satisfied with its achievements. A club that totally relies on volunteers to run operations stands tall with outcomes on and off the field. Senior and Junior committees provided opportunity for players from both genders young or old to participant in the game of Australian Rules for building a culture that will...
Netball ACT have opened nomination for semester 2 Morning Ladies
Sport
MORNING LADIES COMPETITIONS – SEMESTER 2, 2014 When: Monday or Wednesday Commencing: Round 1 – 21st or 23rd, no games during school holidays – Round 18 – 1st or 3rd December Where: ACT Netball Centre, Northbourne Avenue, Lyneham Times: 9.30am & 10.20am (11.10am if required) Cost: Game Fee each Week - $57 Team Registration - $83 (for 10 players) Uniform:...
Gungahlin Leisure Centre Opening Pictures
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Gungahlin Leisure Centre Opening Pictures
All ACT sportsgrounds open this weekend
Sport
Although there has been continued light rainfall, all ACT Government sportsgrounds will remain open this weekend. If there is continued rainfall in the coming days consideration will be given to weekday training closures in order to protect and preserve the sportsground surfaces. While catch up mowing and ground preparation activities are progressing well, not all grounds will be mown before...
ACT Chief Minister To The Rescue Of Gungahlin Jets
Sport
Earlier this month the ACT Chief Minister Katy Gallagher MLA, visited Amaroo Oval and to the The Hangar of the Gungahlin Jets to make a very special announcement. Katy Gallagher presented Jets Chairman, Joe Cortese with a cheque for $40,000 to be used towards finishing off the Hangar. In accepting the cheque, Joe paid special thanks to the ACT Government...
The Gungahlin Jets get set for 2014
Sport
In 2013 the Gungahlin Jets Australian Football Club completed the first stage of its new home at Amaroo oval. The shed, located at Amaroo oval will provide a springboard for the Australian Rules club and other clubs in the region to finally get some much needed facilities. The shed was made possible by a combination of a grant from the...
Belconnen Soccer Club new major sponsor of Junior Eagles
Sport
The Gungahlin Eagles Junior Rugby Club today announced that the Belconnen Soccer Club will be its major sponsor for the next two years, covering the 2014-15 playing seasons. Junior Eagles President, Darren Smith, said the exciting new partnership is great news for the club. As a community sporting organisation focused on providing young children in Gungahlin and north Canberra with...
Canberra Cavalry’s Sarge Visits Gungahlin Jets
Sport
On the weekend Canberra Cavalry’s very own Sarge dropped into Amaroo Oval today to pass on some coaching tips to Under 14’s Coach Kenny Meredith and Assistant Coach Anthony ‘Guv’ McGovern.
My Gungahlin supports Gungahlin Jettete
Sport
The Gungahlin Jets is pleased to announce My Gungahlin as a player sponsor to Jetette Tara “T-Spoon” Buckley. Tara first caught the eye of Nicole & Mark from My Gungahlin in her opening game against Queanbeyan where she played out a stellar game and was awarded Best on Ground. Nicole & Mark have followed Tara’s career over the last year...
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