Victorian Institute of Sport


Sunday, 24 July 2016

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Clarke called up for Rio

VIS scholarship holder Simon Clarke has been named as the replacement rider in Australia's Rio Olympic Games road race after Simon Gerrans ruled himself out due to injury.

Saturday, 23 July 2016

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Eat your fruit, don't drink it!

With juice shops popping up around Melbourne boasting the benefits of freshly squeezed fruit juices, it's enough to draw you in! But did you know that the nutritional benefits are not the same?

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Sport Leadership Insights

The role of peer leader has now been recognised as important to the success of a team.

Friday, 22 July 2016

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Conor Rowley claimed Australia's first world title with victory in the men's keirin on day two of the 2016 UCI Junior Track World Championships in Aigle, Switzerland.

Tuesday, 19 July 2016

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Rollers ready for revenge

The pain of losing the London 2012 gold medal final is what will push the Australian men’s wheelchair basketball team to glory in Rio.

Monday, 18 July 2016

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Ready for Rio

51 VIS athletes across 17 sports have been selected to represent Australia at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.

Sunday, 17 July 2016

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Gerrans ruled out of Rio

Australia's Olympic hopes have received a blow with cyclist Simon Gerrans officially ruled out of Rio with a broken collarbone.

Friday, 15 July 2016

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Four more added to Olympic team

An additional four VIS track and field athletes, who have achieved the Olympic qualifying standard, have been added to the 2016 Australian Olympic Team.

Sunday, 10 July 2016

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Vixens defeated by star-studded Swifts

The Melbourne Vixens 2016 ANZ Championship campaign has come to an end after going down to the NSW Swifts 53-67 in the Australian Conference Elimination Final.

Saturday, 09 July 2016

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Gerrans gets third chance at Olympic glory

Simon Gerrans will become just the fourth Australian male to line up in three Olympic Games teams in the road cycling discipline.

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