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1/09/2016
QSS In Focus Newsletter - SEPTEMBER 2016
 

Now that our winter sports and many of our Queensland teams have completed their training and competition phases, the ‘Off-season’ for young athletes becomes of significant importance. Knowing how to train and when to rest are key in helping young athletes get stronger, avoid injuries and most importantly stay in the game. The following articles highlight some basic issues and recommendations for the offseason and training.

 

http://www.pediatricsnow.com/2009/12/the-youth-sports-off-season-a-key-ingredient-to-our-kids-game-plans/

 

http://potentialmagazine.com/parenting-tips/teen-health/give-it-a-rest/

 
 
TEAMS TRAVELLING TO SCHOOL SPORT AUSTRALIA CHAMPIONSHIPS THIS MONTH
  • Swimming (All Ages) – Darwin NT – 15/9 to 23/9
 
 
 
STATE TEAM RESULTS THIS MONTH
  • Basketball: 12yrs Girls (3rd), 12yrs Boys (2nd), 18yrs Girls (4th), 18yrs Boys (2nd)
  • Hockey: 16yrs Boys (5th), 16yrs Girls (1st)
  • Netball: 15yrs (5th), 12yrs (5th)
  • Golf: 17yrs Boys (2nd), 17yrs Girls (2nd)
  • Football: 12yrs Girls (1st), 12yrs Boys (2nd), 19yrs Girls (4th), 19yrs Boys (4th)
  • Volleyball: 15yrs Boys (1st), 15yrs Girls (1st)
  • Cross Country (10-19yrs): Aggregate Trophy (2nd), Cross Country Individual Trophy (1st), Relay Trophy (2nd)