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Toowoomba Anglican School has a proud tradition of success and participation in sport within the region. This reputation has formed over the years due to the commitment of staff and students to our rigourous and inclusive program structure. Our teams are well prepared and compete with confidence.
Students have the opportunity to support their Houses – Fairfax, Gill or Connal – and represent school regional and state teams in a range of sporting endeavours. We pride ourselves on supporting students who are competing at an elite level and helping adjust academic programs so that they can pursue the highest possible level in their chosen sport.
Toowoomba Anglican School offers a comprehensive sports program where students have the opportunity to participate in a wide range of activities. It is designed to provide opportunities to grow and develop positive lifelong habits.
Students can participate in Athletics in morning and lunchtime sessions with our coaching team. Full-time athletes can compete in both indoor and outdoor competitions in Spring and Summer terms while all students can choose athletics in the summer term and represent the school in competitions both home and away.
TAS enters a number of teams into club and Interschool competitions that are run by the Toowoomba Basketball Association, TSSS or internally through our Sports department.
Basketball players have access to the normal games program plus additional shooting and individual coaching sessions. Players also have access to additional Strength and Conditioning sessions.
Toowoomba Anglican School has a strong association with the Met East Cricket Club. Cricket season runs through Terms 1 and 4 and is available for Primary and Secondary students.
Students of all ages and abilities can take part in cross country. Students can train up to five times a week and students may select to attend sessions as ‘drop ins’ if they choose other sports.
We have a number of students competing at regional and state level in Cross Country and in recent years, our students have supported their training programs by competing in events such as the Milne Bay challenge.
The School’s popular Football program is centred around the club TAS United who play in the Toowoomba Football League competition. The club is open to the community and caters for players U6 - U17 from March until September
Brisbane Roar Partnership
The Brisbane Roar Academy is committed to providing a tangible pathway for Queensland’s brightest young football talents to the Hyundai A-League & Westfield W-League.
They have introduced a host of new programs to their Academy, with the addition of the only Toowoomba program at Toowoomba Anglican School. We welcome current and external students to benefit from the experienced & highly accredited coaches, designed to help the next generation of Brisbane Roar stars reach their potential.
Toowoomba Anglican School offers all those who are on the Golf program the opportunity to develop their golf whilst undertaking academic studies.
Toowoomba Anglican School has a relationship with Middle Ridge Golf Club and the Head Coach, Leah Hart. The program is open to all ages, abilities and experiences.
TAS Netball encourages students of all ages and abilities to experience, enjoy and compete in netball.
Twelve teams operate in total and there are plenty of opportunities for players to compete against schools and clubs through the Toowoomba Netball Association. Our coaching team are highly qualified and experienced in both coaching and umpiring which enables players at all levels to fulfill their potential. Sessions are skill based focusing on technical and tactical elements whilst also having fun.
Toowoomba Anglican School Netball frequently features in finals at the South West Netball League and a number of students have represented the region as both players and umpires.
The TAS Swimming Academy is designed for students from every year level of the school. Swimming training sessions are available for swimmers from regional to State standard, with a dedicated program for those who wish to swim recreationally.
Toowoomba Anglican School participates in a host of local and regional competitions. Along the way, swimmers learn lifelong skills such as effective time management, dedication and goal setting. Through Head Coach, Mrs Trish Harvey, we also run a Learn to Swim program for our youngest students.
We pride ourselves on our excellent pool heating system for our swimmers to enjoy all year round and the shaded areas set in a fun, friendly and social environment. Our venue is conveniently adjacent to the school’s sports oval which our coaches and squad swimmers utilize for squad training purposes.
Rugby is a passion at TAS. Beyond developing the skills and abilities of our players in our Rugby program, we encourage our students to be involved in all aspects of the game as players, referees, coaches and supporters. Enjoyment, teamwork, and development are at the heart of our Rugby program. TAS Rugby continues to provide an opportunity for elite rugby players to develop and uncover their potential by offering flexibility in their academic structure and providing opportunities to play at state and national levels.
U6-12 GIRLS AND BOYS
Junior Downs Rugby - Mar to Sep
Brisbane 7s U10 and U12
Super Schools Cup - Jul to Sep
South West 7s - Oct to Nov
Invitational 7s, Brisbane and Warwick
Super Schools Cup Rugby
South West 7s - Oct to Nov
Invitational 7s, Brisbane and Warwick
U12 GIRLS AND BOYS
The Armidale School Rugby Carnival 2022 (Easter Long Weekend)
As one of the leading co-educational tennis schools in the region, Toowoomba Anglican School Tennis Academy provides tennis training, individual lessons and tournament support. These are all included in the High-Performance Program which includes tennis being integrated into the timetable for advanced players.
We have been named 'Most Outstanding Tennis School' Finalist by Tennis Queensland and are one of only two schools to be TQ accredited.
The Tennis Calendar focuses on key tournaments and events to contually enhance the abilities of our players to a professional level.
TAS plays regular competition fixtures through the Toowoomba Touch Association who run the Junior Season fixtures on Wednesday, Thursday & Friday nights in Term 1 and 4. Toowoomba Touch operates a large Touch complex (15 Touch fields) at the Kearney Springs Sporting Complex. There are 12 floodlit fields designed and built specifically for Touch Football with modern amenities and panoramic views of the Touch fields.
Our Secondary Girls Volleyball Teams play in the Toowoomba Volleyball Association Premier League on Tuesday nights. Games are played at Harristown State High School and training is on Wednesday mornings at 7:15am
Students at Toowoomba Anglican School have access to a fully equipped Strength and Conditioning Centre. Personalised programs can be created to cater for the individual needs of our athletes.
The TAS Sports Department has formed a partnership with a highly qualified Level 2 Strength & Conditioning Coach and owner of Elite Performance Unit (EPU) – Mr. Michael Krog who will provide on-site coaching as part of our Sporting program. TAS will be offering Free Fitness sessions for students for general and specific sports throughout the year.
Training will take place at the Millennium Centre unless programmed elsewhere. To all those interested, please arrive 5 minutes early. Parents of Primary aged children must stay with the session until completed. Boarders welcome.
MONDAY 6:00am - 7:00am: U9 - U12's Boys & Girls, 3:45pm - 4:45pm: All Sports (9 - 18 YRS.)
TUESDAY 6:00am - 7:00am: U13 - U18's Boys & Girls
WEDNESDAY 4:30pm - 5:30pm; Adv. Tennis Squad ONLY. Tournament players.
Additionally, EPU offers Private and Small Group PT from either at school or at World Gym depending on the negotiation between EPU and the customer. This can be arranged by contacting Michael via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone on 0402 273 505.