THREE QUALIFY FOR RIO AT IAAF MELBOURNE WORLD CHALLENGEMarch 5th, 2016
On a night that boasted seven Olympic qualifying performances, VIS athletes had three at the IAAF Melbourne World Challenge.
MORGAN BLITZES TIME TRIAL TO WIN OCEANIA TITLEMarch 5th, 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.
VAN DIJK WINS AUSSIE BODIES PROMarch 5th, 2016
VIS surfer Nikki Van Dijk has won the Aussie Bodies Pro at Manly Beach.
Marton sisters confirm their spots for Rio OlympicsMarch 4th, 2016
VIS athletes Carmon and Caroline Marton have confirmed their spots to compete in taekwondo at the Rio Olympics
Matildas remain undefeated in Olympic qualifyingMarch 4th, 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
OLYMPIAN LOSES BATTLE WITH CANCERMarch 3rd, 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.
Paddlers leave nothing on the tableFebruary 29th, 2016
Jaxon Merritt has been edged out of Olympic selection following a tense head-to-head battle with NSW’s Lucien Delfour.
VIS athletes clean up with 12 gold medals at Vic ChampsFebruary 29th, 2016
It was the standout performances by Damien Birkinhead, Morgan Mitchell and Todd Hodgetts that highlighted the VIS contingent across the Championships.
Gourley finishes second in dramatic raceFebruary 28th, 2016
VIS athlete Mitchell Gourley has finished second in the 2015-16 IPC Alpine Skiing World Cup
Games in sight for taekwondo sistersFebruary 28th, 2016
VIS taekwondo sisters are both likely to gain selection to the Olympic team after winning gold at the Oceania Qualification Tournament in Port Moresby