Read the most recent results from some of our VIS scholarship holders.
VIS success at inaugural mega UCI World ChampionshipsAugust 16, 2023
The 2023 UCI World Cycling Championships have wrapped up with several VIS athletes competing across Track, Road, BMX Racing and Mountain Bike disciplines. From World Record holders to debuts, the World Championships provided a full spectrum of podium finishes, experiences and memories to last a lifetime.
VIS rowers enjoy success at World Rowing U23 ChampionshipsJuly 24, 2023
VIS rowers earn their place on the podium in the Men's Four and Men's Quadruple Scull at World Rowing U23 Championships in Plovdiv, Bulgaria.
Para-Athletics stars shine bright at World ChampionshipsJuly 19, 2023
Ten VIS athletes were in full force at the 2023 Para-Athletic World Championships in Paris, bringing home an impressive 6 medals out of Australia's 14 total medals.
WEEKEND WRITE-UP: Parker claims World Champs SilverApril 3, 2023
In VIS sport, the international combat medals continue to flow, as Reece Langdon lights up the athletics track with a world record.
WEEKEND WRITE-UP: World Cup Medals GaloreMarch 20, 2023
In VIS sport, Australian aerial skiers have finished the season with an incredible back-to-back double podium performance, as Penny Smith won her third individual World Cup shooting gold.
Danielle Scott wins her first Crystal GlobeMarch 17, 2023
Long-term Victorian Institute of Sport (VIS) scholarship holder Danielle Scott confirmed her status as aerial skiing’s best, winning her first ever World Cup Crystal Globe title.
WEEKEND WRITE-UP: Scotty James claims his fifth X-Games goldJanuary 30, 2023
In VIS sport, Scotty James has won a fifth X-Games gold medal, as Aoife Coughlan became only Australia's second-ever judoka to win Grand Prix gold
WEEKEND WRITE-UP: Peel back on topJanuary 23, 2023
In VIS Sport, Laura Peel found herself on top of the World Cup podium once again, as Scotty James won silver.
WEEKEND WRITE-UP: Coughlan wins her first Grand Slam MedalDecember 5, 2022
In VIS Sport, Aoife Coughlan has won her first judo Grand Slam Medal, as Danielle Scott started her season aerial skiing season on a high.
WEEKEND WRITE-UP: Petrov becomes Junior World ChampionNovember 28, 2022
In VIS Sport, Charli Petrov capped off an impressive year with a Junior World Championship, as Qian Yang becomes World Number One.
WEEKEND WRITE-UP: Petricola still champion of the WorldOctober 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.
Australian Steelers are World Wheelchair Rugby ChampionsOctober 17, 2022
The Australian Steelers are the new world champions of wheelchair rugby.
WEEKEND WRITE-UP: A Bronzed WeekendOctober 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.
WEEKEND WRITE-UP: Medals won at World Championships, as the Opals find formSeptember 26, 2022
In VIS Sport, Al Viney and Alex Vuillermin get their taste of international success, as Luke Plapp joined his mixed medley team mates for world cycling bronze.
WEEKEND WRITE-UP: Buschkuehl new world leaderJuly 11, 2022
In VIS Sport, Brooke Buschkuehl (nee Stratton) jumped a new Australian record, as Mark Crosbee became World Junior champion.
WEEKEND WRITE-UP: Smith back on the podiumJuly 4, 2022
In VIS sport, Anabelle Smith landed on the podium in Budapest, as the Hockeyroos kick-started their World Cup campaign with a win. But, it was sad news for the Melbourne Vixens who fell short of another SSN premiership, defeated by the West Coast Fever.
WEEKEND WRITE-UP: A Vixens win and a World Cup victoryApril 26, 2022
In VIS Sport, Vixens return to the winners list with Liz Watson winning the inaugural Edith Hull Medal. Meanwhile the Aussie Trap Women were on target winning gold at the ISSF Shotgun World Cup in Lonato, Italy.
WEEKEND WRITE-UP: Victoria retains Queen’s CupApril 4, 2022
In VIS sport, Victoria takes their fourteenth victory in The Queens Cup, as Montag and Swan secure their tickets to Birmingham.
WEEKEND WRITE-UP: Para-Table Tennis Success in SpainMarch 28, 2022
In VIS Sport, The Para-table tennis Australian team dominated in Spain, as the Melbourne Vixens started their season with a win. Meanwhile, a couple of boxers secured their spot in the national team after winning gold at the selection trials.
WEEKEND WRITE-UP: Vixens crowned 2022 Team Girls Cup ChampionsFebruary 28, 2022
In VIS sport, The Melbourne Vixens will head into the 2022 Suncorp Super Netball season full of confidence after winning the Team Girls Cup over the weekend. Meanwhile, Joshua Katz is back on the podium after he won silver at the Warsaw European Judo Open in Poland.