Australia get ready for an incredible journey! The Greek Language League (GLL) is gearing up for its first-ever championship in Australia, set to kick off on February 19th. This groundbreaking competition will see Greek learners aged 9-13 dive into a world of fun and education.
What’s in store? Engaging games covering Greek language, culture, geography, history, sports, and more await participating teams. From the group stage to the finals, teams vie for the prestigious GLL Championship title. Plus, expert coaches ensure every participant is prepared for the competitive online setting.
Mark your calendars! Training sessions begin on February 19th, leading up to the final game on March 20th. Best part? It’s all free! Thanks to sponsorships, participation, including registration fees, comes at no cost.
What’s even better? The winning team’s prize of course! Which is…. drum roooollll …. VR headsets for all the players of the winning team.
The GLL format comprises two pivotal stages: the group stage and the final game. Teams will accumulate points during the group stage, competing for a coveted spot in the final where the ultimate battle for the GLL Championship title unfolds. An experienced Greek language teacher, appointed as a coach for each team, will oversee training sessions, ensuring participants are well-prepared and acquainted with the competitive online setting.
Academic support from esteemed institutions like the University of Patras, the Hellenic Open University, and Macquarie University’s Modern Greek Studies program underscores the championship’s educational integrity. With accolades like the Venture Impact Award and the Education Leader Award, the GLL promises an exceptional experience!
You can apply now and join one of the amazing 4 teams that will take part in the first GLL Australia ever! You can apply here.
Have a look at the highlights from the grand final of the GLL Europe in 2022 when team Spirta triumphed and still remember that moment to this day.