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Individual Athlete Scholarships 2016/17 - OPEN!

March 7, 2016

Applications for Individual Athlete Scholarships are invited from Victorian athletes with outstanding performance records at national and/or international level in sports that are currently not a VIS Tier 1 Program.

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Philip injures ACL on eve of ANZ Championship Season

March 7, 2016

Vixen's goal attack Tegan Philips will miss the 2016 ANZ Championships after suffering an ACL injury after a pre-season match against the Adelaide Thunderbirds

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TURNER WINS TOP AWARD

March 6, 2016

VIS rider Bodi Turner claimed the highest honour as Male Athlete of the Year at the Annual BMX Australia Award Ceremony night in Bathurst, NSW.

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VIS athletes successful at the NSW Swimming Championships

March 6, 2016

Several VIS athletes travelled across the border to participate in the Swimming NSW State Open Championships last week.

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THREE QUALIFY FOR RIO AT IAAF MELBOURNE WORLD CHALLENGE

March 5, 2016

On a night that boasted seven Olympic qualifying performances, VIS athletes had three at the IAAF Melbourne World Challenge.

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MORGAN BLITZES TIME TRIAL TO WIN OCEANIA TITLE

March 5, 2016

VIS cyclist Alex Morgan has had a superb start to 2016 winning the men’s time trial gold medal at the Oceania Road Championships in Bendigo.

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VAN DIJK WINS AUSSIE BODIES PRO

March 5, 2016

VIS surfer Nikki Van Dijk has won the Aussie Bodies Pro at Manly Beach.

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Marton sisters confirm their spots for Rio Olympics

March 4, 2016

VIS athletes Carmon and Caroline Marton have confirmed their spots to compete in taekwondo at the Rio Olympics

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Matildas remain undefeated in Olympic qualifying

March 4, 2016

The Australian women's football team has won all three of their Olympic qualification matches following a 2-0 defeat of Korea Republic on Friday night

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OLYMPIAN LOSES BATTLE WITH CANCER

March 3, 2016

It is with profound regret and sorrow that the Victorian Institute of Sport (VIS) has learned of the passing of London Olympic silver medallist Sarah Tait.

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