Lawn Bowls

The VIS Individual Athlete Scholarships are offered annually to athletes from sports which do not have a VIS Tier 1 program. The program features a range of Australia’s leading high performance athletes across numerous Olympic, Paralympic and Commonwealth sports.

The athletes, who are all achieving excellent results in senior national and international competition, are able to access the full range of comprehensive performance services as well as utilising the outstanding training and recovery facilities at the VIS headquarters at Lakeside Stadium.

Weekend Wrap

April 15th, 2019

At her biggest domestic event of the year, VIS skateboarder Shanae Collins took out second position in the Van Park Series Continental Championships event at Five Dock in Sydney on Sunday.

Event Preview | Award of Excellence 2018

November 26th, 2018

The awards to be presented include the coveted Award of Excellence, as well as the Para Athlete Award, 2XU Rising Star Award, the Sarah Tait Spirit Award, the William Angliss Personal Excellence Award and the very special Frank Pyke Achievement Award.

Krizanic bowls into history

July 23rd, 2018

VIS scholarship holder Carla Krizanic and her Australian Women’s Lawn Bowls Fours team broke a 4398-day Commonwealth Games gold medal drought for the nation when they defeated South Africa in the final at Broadbeach Bowls Club on the Gold Coast.

Ten Memorable Moments

April 23rd, 2018

Gold Coast 2018 was full of Golden moments for the Victorian Institute of Sport, in case you missed some of them, or even if you want to relive them, catch them here.

Lawn Bowls Review: Commonwealth Games

April 16th, 2018

VIS’ Carla Krizanic and her Jackaroo bowls team created some history on the Gold Coast winning Australia’s first Commonwealth Games gold medal in more than 12 years.

Krizanic bowls into history

April 9th, 2018

VIS scholarship holder Carla Krizanic and her Australian women's lawn bowls fours team have broken a 4398 day Games gold medal drought for the nation.

2018 Commonwealth Games: Guide and Preview for Gold Coast

April 3rd, 2018

With the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast starting tomorrow, here’s everything you need to know.

Barrie Lester 

 2nd 2018 Bowls Australia Champion of Champions, Tweed Heads NSW

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