The VIS Athletics Program provides the highest level of support to Victoria’s elite Track & Field athletes with the aim of improving performances at international benchmark events.
The VIS Athletics Program Manager works closely with the coaches and athletes to provide access to training facilities and support services with an aim to provide a world class daily training environment for the athletes in their pursuit of international success.
Friday, 01 September 2017
VIS shot putter, Damien Birkinhead, etched his name into the Australian record books, throwing a whopping 21.35m to place second in Zagreb, Croatia earlier last week.
Monday, 14 August 2017
VIS scholarship holder and long jumper, Brooke Stratton, has etched her name into the history books with a stunning 6th place finish at the World Championships in London.
Monday, 07 August 2017
An agonisingly close finish for Zoe Buckman in the 1500m semi-final at the IAAF World Championships in London has seen her miss a berth in the final by 0.18 seconds, running 4:05.93 to place 8th.
Sunday, 02 July 2017
Peter Bol was in a league of his own at the 23rd Bauhaus Junior Gala in Mannheim, running a London world championships qualifier of 1:45.21 over 800m which moves him to equal seventh Australian all-time.
Monday, 19 June 2017
We are pleased to announce the appointment of Cathy Woodruff for a two week coaching and mentoring program in Bangalore, India this July.
Sunday, 18 June 2017
One week since clocking the fastest 800m time since 2011, Georgia Griffith has attained a 1500m IAAF World Championship qualifying time of 4:07.32 at the Stumptown Twilight in Portland.
Tuesday, 13 June 2017
In what was a breakthrough performance over 800m, Georgia Griffith has surprised herself by running an IAAF World Championship qualifying time of 2:00.90 at the Portland Track Festival.
Monday, 05 June 2017
Rio Olympian, Luke Mathews has thrown his name into the mix to line up in the 1500m at the London World Championships after posting a qualifying time at the Nijmegen Global Athletics meeting.
Monday, 29 May 2017
Linden Hall has performed strongly at the Prefontaine Classic in Eugene, the third stop of the 2017 IAAF Diamond League series, punching a World Championship qualifying time of 4:07.37 to finish 12th.
Monday, 08 May 2017
Ryan Gregson has secured his ticket to the World Championships in August after posting a qualifying time at the IAAF Diamond League in Doha.
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