The Alumni group provides current and former athletes and staff with a continued connection to the VIS and stay involved as part of the VIS family.
We support all of our athletes as they pursue success in sport and life.
The Be Fit. Be Well and Advancement Series programs are available and free for Victorian Government Schools. All other clients can book speakers via the Athlete Speaker Program. Contact us if you want to learn more about the programs on offer with our athletes and experts.
The VIS provides scholarship holders with the best possible integration of the key athlete services.
We're justifiably proud of our many Olympic, Paralympic and World Champions who have not only succeeded in sport but also in life. Join the family, and you'll be among the first to receive all the latest news, videos and tips from our leading experts.
The prestigious Award of Excellence is presented to a VIS athlete who has achieved outstanding sporting results during the year, while adopting a planned approach to sporting excellence and contributing to the promotion and development of their sport. There have been many outstanding athletes who have won the Award of Excellence, the pinnacle of VIS Awards.
Brothers Tom and Will Afonczenko competed with and against each other throughout their taekwondo careers. Following their recent decisions to retire, the former VIS athletes reflect upon their sporting journeys and muse on life beyond the mat.
VIS Para athlete, Melissa Tapper continues to lead in and out of the arena. Whilst dominating the global table tennis scene, Tapper is also developing new ways of spreading her positive impacts to communities and the environment.
VIS athletes display how they are excelling in their personal endeavours outside of their chosen sports. These students have struck the balance between managing their sporting and personal commitments which has been recognised by the tertiary institutions they attend.
VIS taekwondo star, Saffron Tambyrajah demonstrates an unwavering passion and commitment to improving her taekwondo skillset. Her desire to qualify for the 2024 Paris Olympics is indicative of her motivation to challenge herself and perform at the highest level of her game.