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Montag shines bright at the VIS Award of Excellence

November 25, 2022

Jemima Montag has etched her name into Victorian Institute of Sport history, becoming the first race walker to win the prestigious Award of Excellence.

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2022 Award of Excellence Event Preview

November 24, 2022

Tonight, the Victorian Institute of Sport will celebrate it’s athletes at the 2022 Award of Excellence.

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Opportunity: Master’s degree by Coursework scholarship with Minor Thesis

November 11, 2022

Project title: integrating physical and tactical analysis in indoor sports

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A roller coaster of emotions

October 27, 2022

A teammates selfless act before the men’s horizontal bar final in Birmingham, meant that Tyson Bull would come home to Australia as a Commonwealth Games silver medalist – even though he didn’t initially make the final.

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Minister for Sport visits the VIS

October 26, 2022

​The Victorian Minister for Sport, the Hon. Steve Dimopoulos visited the Victorian Institute of Sport’s (VIS) headquarters on Tuesday afternoon. The Minister for Sport met with VIS athletes, staff and members of the Board.

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WEEKEND WRITE-UP: Petricola still champion of the World

October 24, 2022

In VIS sport, Emily Petricola proved she was still the best in the world at the UCI Para-cycling Track World Championships, as the Aussie Diamonds were crowned Constellation Cup champions.

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Australian Steelers are World Wheelchair Rugby Champions

October 17, 2022

​The Australian Steelers are the new world champions of wheelchair rugby.

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"You win or you don't come off the mat"

October 6, 2022

When Aoife Coughlan woke up the morning of her Judo competition at the Birmingham Commonwealth Games, she had only one thing on her mind – gold.

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Game On: Sports Locked In For Victoria 2026

October 5, 2022

An action-packed program of sports has been unveiled as the Commonwealth’s best athletes prepare to compete across regional Victoria in just over three years.

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WEEKEND WRITE-UP: A Bronzed Weekend

October 3, 2022

In VIS Sport, It was a weekend of bronze medals - the Aussie Opals closed out the Women's Basketball World Cup with a win over Canada, as Laetisha Scanlan and James Willett paired up to place third in the trap mixed teams event at the ISSF World Championships.

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