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Vixens fight the Fever to jump back on winners list

August 18th, 2020

The Melbourne Vixens are back on the winners list after a hard-fought nine-goal win against the West Coast Fever at Brisbane’s Nissan Arena earlier tonight.

Victorian Institute of Sport and Open Universities Australia continue partnership

August 17th, 2020

The Victorian Institute of Sport (VIS) is pleased to announce the renewed partnership with Open Universities Australia (OUA).

When Matthews got told to sprint

August 14th, 2020

Born without a left arm or left lung, Tim Matthews never felt he had a disability, reaching for the stars he went onto become a triple Paralympic gold medallist.

The Games at Home

August 12th, 2020

​The 2000 Sydney Olympic and Paralympic Games were special for so many reasons. We had high expectations that our athletes would deliver on home soil, and they sure did.

Honey’s return from injury just the beginning

August 11th, 2020

Almost two years after mid-courter Tayla Honey signed with the Melbourne Vixens she finally made her much anticipated debut on the weekend after overcoming a ruptured Achilles tendon in last year’s preseason.

Vixens outrun, outscore and outplay Firebirds

August 10th, 2020

The Melbourne Vixens have put on a clinical display at Brisbane’s Nissan Arena this afternoon, demolishing hosts, the Queensland Firebirds, by 28 points.

Never write off Champions: The Oarsome Foursome story

August 7th, 2020

The ‘Oarsome Foursome’ showed the world that you can never write off champions at the 1996 Atlanta Olympic Games. Through the highs and lows of Australian rowing, the ‘Oarsome Foursome’ proved that champions will always find a way to succeed.

Sports and Exercise Physiotherapist

August 6th, 2020

We have a role available for an experienced, highly professional, titled Sports and Exercise Physiotherapist to join our performance services team on a 0.4 FTE part time employed basis.

Russell Mark’s success on and off target

August 5th, 2020

With his incredible results and likeable personality Russell Mark paved the way for Victoria’s talented group of shooting athletes today and put shooting on the map in Australia.

Our Second Games

August 4th, 2020

The sporting focus of 1996 was clearly on the Olympic and Paralympic Games in Atlanta. Following the great achievements in Barcelona we were optimistic that our athletes could do even better this time.

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