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Tokyo 2020: Day Four Preview

July 27th, 2021

With two bronze medals in the bag thanks to Brendon Smith and Matt Temple, our Victorian Institute of Sport scholarship holders are back in action today on Day Four in Tokyo.  The Hockeyroos, Kookaburras and Aussie Stingers are all undefeated to date, with the Opals set to kick off their campaign tonight. The Matildas are also not to be missed with a defining match against the US.

Rachael Lynch Inducted into Olympians for Life

July 27th, 2021

Rachael Lynch OLY has been honoured as one of five Olympic athletes inducted into the World Olympians Association's (WOA) Olympians for Life.

Tokyo 2020: Day Four Review

July 27th, 2021

The Kookaburras impressed again on Day Four whilst the Matildas may have secured a very hand point that will help them progress to the quarter finals.

Tokyo 2020: Day Three Preview

July 26th, 2021

After a weekend full of Olympic Sport, we take a look at what's in store for our Victorian Institute of Sport scholarship holders on Day Three.

Tokyo 2020: Day Three Review

July 26th, 2021

As we reach the end of Day Three we take a look at how our Victorian Institute of Sport scholarship holders went across their events.

Tokyo 2020: Weekend Review

July 25th, 2021

What a weekend of sport! As we reach the end of Day Two we take a look at how our Victorian Institute of Sport scholarship holders have been going.

Smith wins Australia’s first medal of the Games

July 25th, 2021

Brendon Smith has won Australia's first 400m individual medley medal since Rod Woodhouse in 1984, as he brings up the countries first medal at the Tokyo Olympics.

Tokyo 2020: Weekend Preview

July 23rd, 2021

We're excited for tonight's Opening Ceremony and weekend full of Olympic Sport. Here's everything you need to know about our Victorian Institute of Sport scholarship holders competing this weekend. Let The Games Begin!

Galiabovitch handed rare honour at opening ceremony for Tokyo Olympics

July 23rd, 2021

Victorian Institute of Sport scholarship holder Elena Galiabovitch said is was "such a huge honour" to be chosen by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to carry the Olympic flag at the opening ceremony in Tokyo. As well as a shooting athlete, Galiabovitch is also a doctor who has been heavily involved in the fight against COVID-19 in Australia over the past 18 months.

Victorian Institute of Sport celebrates the announcement of Brisbane 2032

July 22nd, 2021

The Victorian Institute of Sport is pleased to join in the celebrations of the announcement that Brisbane will host the 2032 Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games.

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