Toowoomba Grammar School

Track and Field News

Track and Field -New Records

Well done to all the athletes who competed at the recent Darling Downs U13-19 Track and Field Championships. Particular congratulations to the following athletes who set new Darling Downs records:

  • Wihan Kruger – U14 Javelin 51.03m breaking the old record of 50.72m
  • Nicholas Coonan – U19 800m 1:59.89 breaking the old record of 2:01.00

Full list of results can be found below:

DD 13-19 Results by event 2019

Cross Country – QLD Nationals Results

Age Distance Place Given Surname Time First Place Time
14 – 17 Years 6000m 38 Nicholas Coonan 22:30.00 19:21.00
44 Oscar Cass 23:51.00
13 Years 3000m 4 Charlie Randall 9:58.00 9:52.00
9 Tyler Saal 10:18.00
38 Isaac Barac 11:17.00
14 Years 4000m 13 Samuel Gladwin 13:45.00 13:18.00
22 Byron Farrington 14:14.00
15 Years 4000m 40 Flynn Taylor 14:54.00 12:20.00
18 – 19 Years 8000m 21 Matthew McNamara 31:33.00 25:57.00
16 – 19 Years 1500m 4 Matthew McNamara 4:52.57 4:28.90

Queensland Team Selection for TGS Track and Field Athletes.

Congratulations to the nine boys who competed at the Coles Queensland Athletics Championships in Brisbane from 7th – 10th March, 2019!

Six of our nine TGS athletes have been selected to represent Queensland at the 2019 Australian Athletics Championships in Sydney from 1st – 7th April.

The Australian Athletics Championships will have more than 3500 track and field athletes representing their respective states, from 13 Years to Open age, across able and para events.

This Championship is the selection trials for 2019 Australian teams which include: IAAF World Relays, Oceania Area Championships, FISU World University Games and IAAF World Championships.

Best of luck to the boys competing at the Australian Athletics Championships!