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December 20, 2018
SWQ Open Men

SWQ Touch are pleased to announce our Open Men’s team (listed alphabetically) to compete at the National Touch League in Coffs Harbour from 13-16 March 2019: Hayden Bartlett Jordan Bartlett Kade Bauer Cameron Boga Sam Carmody James Hegedus Alex Hinch Jake Hooper Ryan Leadbetter Brayden Leisemann Josh Leisemann Jake Notley Daniel O’Brien Sam Pierce Shadows…

November 20, 2018
SWQ National Touch League trials postponed

Trials for SWQ representative teams competing at the National Touch League in Coffs Harbour from Wednesday 13 to Saturday 16 March 2019 have been postponed and will now be held on Sunday, 9 December 2018 at the Toowoomba Touch Fields, cnr Ruthven and Spring Sts, Kearney’s Spring. Register online here for the trials    …

November 13, 2018
National Touch League Trials postponed

Trials for SWQ representative teams competing at the National Touch League in Coffs Harbour from Wednesday 13 to Saturday 16 March 2019 have been postponed and will now be held on Sunday, 9 December 2018 at the Toowoomba Touch Fields, cnr Ruthven and Spring Sts, Kearney’s Spring. Register online here for the trials    …

October 8, 2018
National Touch League Player Trials – 17 November 2018

Trials for SWQ representative teams competing at the National Touch League in Coffs Harbour from Wednesday 13 to Saturday 16 March 2019 will be held on Saturday, 17 November 2018 at the Toowoomba Touch Fields, cnr Ruthven and Spring Sts, Kearney’s Spring. Register online here for the trials       To be eligible for…

September 24, 2018
2019 SWQ National Touch League Coaching positions

SWQ Touch is now calling for applications for coaches and managers for the 2019 NTL to be held at Coffs Harbour, 13-16 March 2019. If you are interested in applying for a position please complete and return the form below to SWQ by COB Friday, 12/10/18. SWQ Coach and Manager Application Form – 2019 NTL For…

December 12, 2017
2018 Women’s T League

Congratulations to players selected in the SWQ Women’s T League team to compete at the National Touch League in Coffs Harbour next March: Alice Rathie Chloe Campbell Chloe Watt Elly Ashurst Gabby Bartlett Hannah Hegedus Jada Ferguson Kiara Taylor Natalie Gleeson Natalie Webster Paige Leicht Shae-Lee Campbell Zoe McLoughlin Zoe Webster

December 4, 2017
2018 Men’s T League

Congratulations to players selected in the SWQ Men’s T League team to compete at the National Touch League in Coffs Harbour next March: Aaron Rosin Andrew Luck Brad Groves Brydan Thompson Harrison Pengilly Hayden Bartlett Jake Hooper Jordan Bartlett Kade Bauer Kedan Chan-Tung Lachlan Watt Tom Eddie Tom Schatz Tyler Bickoff Coach:    Chris Bartlett Assistant…

December 4, 2017
2018 Open Mixed

Congratulations to players selected in the SWQ Open Mixed team to compete at the National Touch League in Coffs Harbour next March: Tegan Byrnes Casey Grosskopf Zoe Nearhos Abbie Prendergast Savannah Ranford Mikeely Roberts Ella Taylor Jesse Campbell Benjamin Choice Tate Costigan Elijah Getawan Dan O’Brien Zac Pierce Kevin Platz

September 1, 2017
2018 National Touch League – SWQ Coach & Manager Applications

SWQ Touch is now calling for applications for coaches and managers for the 2018 NTL. If you are interested in applying for a position please complete and return the form below to SWQ by Friday, 29/09/17. SWQ Coach & Manager Application – 2018 NTL For further information, please contact Sam on 0417 419 837 or by…

March 16, 2017
2017 National Touch League Results

SWQ Touch was well represented at the National Touch League tournament held in Coffs Harbour last week with the following 7 teams participating:  Men’s T League Women’s T League Open Mixed A Open Mixed B Women’s 27s Men’s 30s Men’s 40s  Our Women’s T League were the flag-bearer going through undefeated and claiming the title…

November 15, 2016
Men’s 40s Team – 2017 NTL

Congratulations to the following players on being selected in our Men’s 40s team for the 2017 NTL: Neil Ward (C); Craig Neilan (VC); Ken Ward; Chris Neville; Tony Klein; Shane Simmons; Mark Delaney; Michael Ashurst; Bailey Garcha; Dave Campbell; Dave Bowtell; Michael Crook; Greg Lisle; Kevin Flett Shadows: Troy Adamson and Brad Young Coach: Kev Flett Asst Coach:…

November 7, 2016
SWQ Touch Teams – 2017 NTL

Congratulations to the following players on being selected to represent SWQ Swans at next year’s NTL: Open Mixed A (Listed in no particular order) Ben Choice; Dan O’Brien; Shane Whitehouse; Peter Sykes; Kevin Platz; Matt Crooks; Cody Andrews; Brayden Insley; Abbie Prendergast; Julia Linnan; Zoe Nearhos; Casey-Leigh Grosskopf; Maddie McCarthy; Mikeely Roberts Shadows: Damian Leggat; Coby Ferguson; Gabby Bartlett;  Ellen Nussey; Abi Friedrichs Coach: Greg Lisle Open Mixed B (Listed…

November 2, 2016
SWQ Men’s T League Team – 2017 NTL

SWQ Touch congratulates the following players on being selected in our Men’s T League team for next year’s NTL: (Listed in alphabetical order) Hayden Bartlett; Jordan Bartlett; Kade Bauer; Tyler Bickhoff; Alex Hinch; Will Hockam; Jake Hooper; Andrew Luck; Kane O’Keefe; Jack Ramsey; Antoine Roma; Aaron Rosin Tom Schatz; Lachlan Watt Coach: Chris Bartlett Asst…

October 31, 2016
SWQ Women’s T League Team – 2017 NTL

Congratulations to the following on being selected to play for our Women’s T League team at next year’s NTL: Georgina Rackemann; Lauren Potter; Clare Giarola;  Laura Gleeson; Elly Ashurst; Tegan Byrnes; Emily Ward; Chloe Campbell; Brittney Brown; Hannah Hegedus;  Chloe Watt; Alice Rathie; Paige Leicht; Kristen Currie;  Zoe Webster; Zoe McLoughlin Shadows Ella Taylor; Jada Ferguson; Katherine Connolly Natalie Webster; Gemma Etheridge; Nikki Etheridge Coaches: Lauren Potter and Clare Giarola Manager: Nicole…

October 28, 2016
SWQ Coach and Manager Appointments – 2017 NTL

There have been a few changes to the divisions that we are looking to nominate for next year’s NTL and there have also been some changes to the coaching appointments within the Open Mixed division. As such, I have listed below the current coach and manager appointments for our 2017 NTL teams: Men’s T League…

October 28, 2016
SWQ Open Mixed – 2017 NTL

SWQ Touch is pleased to announce that Greg Lisle has been appointed as the new coach of our Open Mixed A team for the 2017 NTL. However, we still require a suitably accredited coach for our Open Mixed B team and if this position is not filled by next Wednesday (2 Nov), then we will…

September 27, 2016
2017 NTL Information

Coaching Appointments SWQ Touch is pleased to announce the following coaching appointments to our 2017 NTL teams: Men’s T League Coach: Chris Bartlett     Asst Coach: Aaron Rosin Women’s T League    Coaches: Lauren Potter and Clare Giarola  Open Mixed (A)             Coach: Andrew Ryan Open Mixed (B)        …

September 1, 2016
2017 NTL Information

SWQ Coach & Manager Applications SWQ Touch is now calling for applications for coaches and managers so those who are interested in applying for a position are to complete and return the form listed below by Friday, 23/09/16. The appointment details will then be posted on this website the following week.  SWQ Coach & Manager Application…

March 22, 2016
National Touch League Results

SWQ Touch fielded 5 teams at the recently completed National Touch League held in Coffs Harbour with the best performed being our Women’s 40s who were undefeated going into the grand-final. Despite being beaten 5 – 3 by North Qld Tropical Cyclones in that game, the ladies can be extremely proud of their efforts at…

January 31, 2016
SWQ Teams – 2016 NTL

SWQ Touch congratulates the players named in the following list on being selected to play in one of our 5 teams attending this year’s NTL in Coffs Harbour (9 to 12 March):  SWQ Swans Teams – 2016 NTL

January 19, 2016
SWQ Teams – 2016 NTL

SWQ Touch would like to thank all of the players who attended the musters held in Toowoomba last Sunday for the T League and Open Mixed divisions. There were 2 Open Mixed teams selected but the exact composition of each of those teams will be finalised after they train this weekend. The details will then…

January 4, 2016
2016 NTL Update

SWQ Touch is now looking to nominate the following teams for this year’s NTL: Men’s T League Women’s T League Open Mixed (2 Teams) Women’s 40s  Due to insufficient player registrations, we will no longer be nominating a Men’s 40s or Men’s 45s team. As previously advised, musters will be held as follows:    Men’s…

December 23, 2015
SWQ Musters – 2016 NTL

The following musters will be held to finalise our teams for the 2016 NTL in Coffs Harbour: Men’s T League Toowoomba Touch Fields Sunday, 17/01/16 Players to be there at 9am for a 9.30am start Women’s T League Toowoomba Touch Fields Sunday, 17/01/16 Players to be there at 9am for a 9.30am start Open Mixed…

November 11, 2015
2016 NTL Information

SWQ Coach & Manager Application  SWQ Touch Association is now calling for applications for coaches and managers of our teams competing at next year’s NTL. For those interested in applying, would you please complete the application form shown below and return it to SWQ Touch by Friday, 4/12/15. The appointment details will then be posted on…

July 22, 2015
SWQ Musters

The following teams will be finalised at the musters being held at the Toowoomba Touch complex (Kearney’s Spring) on Sunday, 9 August, from 10am to 1pm:  2015 Open & Senior State Champs  Open Men  Open Women Open Mixed  Women’s 20s  2015 National Youth Champs  18 Boys 18 Girls It is expected that players will attend…

February 2, 2015
Open Mixed Training Schedule – 2015 NTL

Thanks to all of the players who attended the Open Mixed training run in Toowoomba yesterday. The future training schedule will be as follows: Sunday (8 Feb) – Toowoomba Touch Fields, Kearney’s Spring – starting at 10am. (Field 3) Sunday (15 Feb) – Toowoomba  (Venue to be decided as Kearney’s Spring not available.) Sunday (22 Feb) – Toowoomba (Venue to…

January 29, 2015
Men’s T League Training

The next 2 training runs for our Men’s T League team will be held as follows: Sunday (1 Feb) – Toowoomba Touch Fields, Kearney’s Spring – starting at 10am.    Sunday (8 Feb) – Ipswich Touch Fields, Old Toowoomba Road, One Mile – starting at 10am. If you are unable to attend any training runs, please…

January 27, 2015
2015 SWQ Player Eligibility & Selection Policy – Opens & Seniors

SWQ Touch members are requested to take note of the following selection policy in place for our open & senior representative teams in 2015: 2015 SWQ Player Eligibility & Selection Policy – Opens & Seniors

January 27, 2015
SWQ Women’s T League Team – 2015 NTL

Congratulations to the following 16 players on their selection into our Women’s T League team for this year’s NTL:      (Listed in no particular order) Lauren Potter Demi Hayes Chloe Watt Jess Brown Britt Brown Chloe Campbell Olivia Goodsell Alice Rathie Nat Webster Elly Ashurst Phoebe Cuskelly Abbie Prendergast Kiara Taylor Maddi McCarthy Hannah Hegedus…

January 27, 2015
SWQ Open Mixed Team – 2015 NTL

Congratulations to the following players on being selected to play for our Open Mixed team at this year’s NTL:      (Listed in no particular order) Jade Bani-Freeman Nikki Douglas Libby Ernst Claire Gordon Ellen Gordon Ellen Nussey Craig Hubbard Jeremy Gaschk Matthew Crooks Damien Clarke Justin Dieckmann Ethan Te Namu Scott Martin The next training run for…

January 20, 2015
SWQ Men’s T League Team – 2015 NTL

Congratulations to the following players who have been selected to play for our Men’s T League team at this year’s NTL:      (Listed in no particular order) Zac Alexander; Kevin Platz; Tom Schatz; Hayden Bartlett Sam Carmody; James Sharp; Dan O’Brien; Kyle Farrell Jake Hooper; Jacob McCarroll; Bryce Rackemann; Tyler Bickhoff; Aaron Rosin; Brendan Strahan; Brendan Taylor…

January 13, 2015
SWQ Men’s T League Information – 2015 NTL

The SWQ Men’s T League team for this year’s NTL will be finalised at the training run that is being held at Kearney’s Spring, Toowoomba, this Sunday (18th) – commencing at 10am sharp. Please note that there were some players who had legitimate reasons for not attending the muster on 14 Dec but they MUST…

January 13, 2015
SWQ Open Mixed Information – 2015 NTL

The SWQ Open Mixed team for this year’s NTL will be finalised at the training run that is being held at Kearney’s Spring (Toowoomba) this Sunday (18th) – commencing at 10am sharp.  NB. A decision on whether this team will be nominated for the NTL will be made after this training run – based on…

November 28, 2014
SWQ Open Mixed Muster – 2015 NTL

SWQ Touch Association will be holding our Open Mixed muster as follows: Toowoomba Touch Complex, Kearney’s Spring, Toowoomba Sunday 14/12/14 – commencing at 10am The viability of this team depends on the number of players that attend this muster. A suitably qualified coach is also required.

November 22, 2014
SWQ Musters – 2015 NTL

SWQ Touch Association will be holding musters for the following divisions for next year’s NTL: Men’s T League Toowoomba Touch Complex, Kearney’s Spring, Toowoomba Sunday 14/12/14 – commencing at 10am Coach: Terry McSweeney Men’s 40s / 45s Toowoomba Touch Complex, Kearney’s Spring, Toowoomba Sunday 7/12/14 – commencing at 10am Coach: Kev Flett A decision will be…

November 14, 2014
2015 National Touch League

Please note that the registration process for players interested in being considered for SWQ selection at next year’s NTL has been extended until next Friday (21st).  Details about the coaching appointments (for some divisions) will be posted on this website early next week.

October 21, 2014
2015 National Touch League (NTL)

SWQ Coach & Manager Application SWQ Touch Association is calling for applications for coaches and managers of our teams competing at next year’s NTL. For those interested in applying, would you please complete the application form listed below and return it to me by Friday, 14/11/14. The appointment details will be posted on our website the following…

April 14, 2014
SWQ Try Scorers – National Touch League (2010 to 2014)

SWQ Touch Association would like to thank Cary Thompson (Touch Historian & Author) for providing the following lists which contain details about the SWQ players who have scored tries at the National Touch League tournaments from 2010 to 2014: SWQ Try Scorers – Open Divisions SWQ Try Scorers – Senior Divisions

March 16, 2014
National Touch League Summary

SWQ Touch Association congratulates our 5 teams on their efforts at the just completed National Touch League [NTL] tournament held in Coffs Harbour. Well done to our 3 teams who made it to the grand final and in particular our Women’s T League team who were fantastic in their win over Hunter Hornets. The results…

December 30, 2013
SWQ Women’s T League Team – 2014 NTL

Well done to the following players on their selection into the SWQ Women’s T League team for the 2014 NTL:    (Listed in alphabetical order) Elly Ashurst Tegan Byrnes Chloe Campbell Shanae Ciesiolka Georgie Friedrichs Clare Giarola Demi Hayes Maddi McCarthy Lauren Potter Abbie Prendergast Alice Rathie Brooke Walker Chloe Watt Jemma Whitney Shadows Jess…

December 24, 2013
SWQ Training Details – 2014 NTL

The next training run for our SWQ teams will be as follows: Men’s T League Jim Finimore Oval, One Mile – Sunday, 19/01/14 (10am) Women’s T League   TBA Women’s 35s Jim Finimore Oval, One Mile – Sunday, 19/01/14 (10am) Men’s 45s Kearney’s Spring, Toowoomba – Sunday, 19/01/14 (10am) Men’s 50s     Kearney’s Spring,…

November 28, 2013
SWQ Women’s 35s Team – 2014 NTL

Congratulations to the following players on being selected to play in the SWQ Women’s 35s team at next year’s NTL: (Listed in alphabetical order) Sharlene Crowell Robyn Croyden Fiona Durham Jennine Gyemore Emma Harrison Sam Heath Michelle Hunter Jodie Luck Melita Mackay Jackie Morris Toni Notley Belinda Purvey Janelle Ramsey Kellie Ryan Shadows:  Haylene Grogan…

November 26, 2013
SWQ Women’s T League Squad – 2014 NTL

Congratulations to the following players who have been named in our Women’s T League squad for the 2014 NTL: (Listed in alphabetical order) Elly Ashurst Jess Brown Tegan Byrnes Chloe Campbell Shanae Ciesiolka Brooke Fields Georgie Friedrichs Clare Giarola Demi Hayes Hannah Hegedus Maddi McCarthy Lauren Potter Abbie Prendergast Alice Rathie Kristy Reynolds Brooke Walker…

November 26, 2013
SWQ Men’s T League Team – 2014 NTL

Congratulations to the following players on their selection into the SWQ Men’s T League team for the 2014 NTL: (Listed in alphabetical order) Zac Alexander Sam Carmody Kyle Farrell Jim Henjak Tom Henjak Jake Hooper Brayden Leisemann Josh Leisemann BJ McSweeney Tim Mouritz Jake Notley Jake Pope Matt Reynolds Aaron Rosin Brendan Taylor Jarryd Verrenkamp…

November 11, 2013
SWQ Senior Mixed

Due to there being insufficient player registrations received for our Senior Mixed division, SWQ Touch Association will not be nominating this team for the 2014 NTL.

November 1, 2013
SWQ Musters – 2014 NTL

SWQ Touch would like to thank all our members who registered their interest for selection in our teams attending next year’s NTL in Coffs Harbour. Given the number of registrations received, there is sure to be some tough competition for spots when the teams are finalised at the following musters:          Men’s…

October 28, 2013
SWQ Player Registration – 2014 NTL

A final reminder that registrations close this Friday (1 Nov) for players interested in being considered for selection in the following SWQ teams for next year’s NTL in Coffs Harbour (12 – 15 March): Men’s T League Women’s T League Senior Mixed Women’s 35s Men’s 45s Men’s 50s To register, please email swqtouch@bigpond.com with the following details:…

October 15, 2013
SWQ Player Registration Information – 2014 NTL

As mentioned in a previous post, SWQ Touch Association has appointed the following coaches for our teams attending next year’s NTL in Coffs Harbour (12 – 15 March): Men’s T League                      Mark Leisemann Women’s T League                Brenda Rackemann Senior Mixed                          Troy Adamson Women’s 35s                          Donna Leisemann Men’s 45s                                Kev Flett…

October 15, 2013
SWQ Coaching Appointments – 2014 National Touch League

SWQ Touch Association is pleased to announce the coaching appointments for our teams attending next year’s NTL in Coffs Harbour. They are: Men’s T League              Mark Leisemann Women’s T League        Brenda Rackemann Senior Mixed                  Troy Adamson Women’s 35s                  Donna Leisemann Men’s 45s                        Kev Flett Men’s 50s                        Graham Scott-Hunter Information about the date, time and venue for a muster for these teams will be posted…