Hello to all our budding genii!
We wanted to share 3 important dates with you:
Date #1: Senior Bootcamp, 16-19 March
f you’re quick off the mark, then YOU get to be at the Senior Bootcamp. There is space for only 20
girls plus 20 boys plus 20 instructors…
What: Senior Abacus Bootcamp – an opportunity to seriously grow your skills in just a few days!
When: 16-19 March 2019 (just before the public holiday long weekend) = 3 nights, 4 days
Where: Heron Bridge, a gorgeous venue in the bundu but close to Jozi
Why: to become a bigger genius, and whip some Emirati tail in Dubai
Who: ONLY 20 girls + 20 boys + 20 instructors
How: R2,440 per student, MUST be paid by 1 March please, NO late registrations allowed…
If you’re interested in prepping with the best of the best for both the Nationals and International
Champs in Dubai, then this bootcamp is for you.
ONLY Level students are invited to join, please (Level 11 – All Rules, to Level 1). If you are a beginner,
there will be another bootcamp for you at the end of the year, from 5-8 December. We will
announce the venue closer to the time.
OKAY, now for INSTRUCTORS: if you would like to improve your skills in this arena, then we have 20
spaces for you too. Cost is R3,000 per instructor, which includes meals and accommodation. If you
want to HELP on the camp with the training, then the cost is reduced to R1,500 per person.
Please check with your trainer/instructor for banking details, and please use your child’s name as a
reference when making payment. NB! NO LATE REGISTRATIONS, SADLY, AND SPACE IS LTD.
Date #2: AMSASA Nationals, Roodepoort, Johannesburg
These are the South African National Champs, and your child needs to enter in order to qualify for
the GAJSMA international event in Dubai.
Date: Saturday 13 April
Time: 7:30 registrationVenue: Hoërskool Florida, 64 Louis Botha Dr, Florida Park, Roodepoort, Johannesburg, 1709,
For those flying into Johannesburg, the closest airport is Lanseria.
Please check with your instructor as to the rules & regulations for entry. In the interests of brevity,
we will not be repeating these here, but they have been communicated to your instructor, and are
included in your registration information e-mail.
Date #3: GAJSMA International Champs, Dubai, UAE
Date: Sunday 29 September
Time: The event takes the whole day
Venue: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
PLEASE NOTE: in addition to taking part in the Nationals in Jo’burg in April, students need to do a
second grading in the week 9-13 July.
Please consult with your child’s instructor concerning other requirements to prepare for these events.