Monday, 15 October 2018
The Burras have claimed third place in the Sultan of Johor Cup after a comfortable 6-1 win over Japan at the Taman Daya Hockey Stadium on Saturday night as VIS’ Damon Steffens claims the tournament’s top scorer.
Hockey Australia announced an 18-member Under-21 Australian team for the 2018 Trans-Tasman Series in Hawke’s Bay, New Zealand, later this year which included VIS athletes Rachael Guy and Olivia Colasurdo as well as Phil Burrows joining the coaching team.
The Samsung Australian Diamonds will be looking to quickly respond from their 11-goal Constellation Cup loss to New Zealand yesterday, in the light of the series decider in Wellington this Thursday night.
Yesterday concluded the 2018 Oceania Track Championships at the Adelaide Super-Drome, with dozens of medals won by Victorian Institute of Sport athletes, included Graeme Frislie who headlined the event with two gold medals and two silvers.
Paeglis finished her first day of competition with a respectable ranking and is currently sitting in 22nd position with a score of 629. Whilst VIS' Indianna Robertson and her Australian Hockey 5's team ended up finishing 5th in the competition after beating Austria 3-0.
Monday, 08 October 2018
Today marked the first day of competition for the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games (YOG), so here's a guide on all you need to know about our two VIS athletes competing.
The Samsung Australia Diamonds have continued their impressive form over the New Zealand Silver Ferns with a 57-42 win in the opening game of the Constellation Cup at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre on Sunday.
This week marks World Mental Health Week and highlights the importance of checking in with one another and thinking beyond physical health.
The reigning champions have started their title defence emphatically, crushing the Northern Territory Pearls in humid Darwin, racing away to a four-goal quarter-time lead.
Victorian Institute of Sport Chief Executive Officer, Anne Marie Harrison, recently attended a conference at the Canadian Sport Institute as part of the Association of Sport Performance Centres in Calgary.