The VIS play a crucial role in the development and delivery of Shooting Australia’s High Performance Program and their National Centre of Excellence program across both the Shotgun and Pistol disciplines.
Through the partnership between VIS and Shooting Australia (SA), the development and engagement of the performance support team has provided a significant contribution to the development and preparation of athletes for benchmark ISSF World Championships events for Shotgun and Pistol.
The program plays a key role in supporting SA’s national coaches to develop, implement and evaluate their individual performance plans for targeted categorised athletes across both Shotgun and Pistol disciplines.
Tokyo Champions take top honoursMay 13, 2022
2021 VIS Award of Excellence winners revealed.
Caitlin Thwaites: Navigating the new normMay 5, 2022
Caitlin Thwaites is looking forward to celebrating this year’s Mother’s Day as a first time Mum.
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: 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.
VIS powering the Vixens again in 2022: Season PreviewMarch 24, 2022
The Victorian Institute of Sport (VIS) is proud to be powering the Melbourne Vixens again for the upcoming 2022 Suncorp Super Netball (SSN) season.
WEEKEND WRITE-UP: Scotty back on the winners listJanuary 24, 2022
In VIS sport, Scotty James is back on the winners list after an impressive performance in Aspen, as Dylan Alcott triumphs in a three-set battle at the Australian Open.
WEEKEND WRITE-UP: Building up to BeijingDecember 6, 2021
In VIS Sport, the aerial skiing World Cup season has commenced in Ruka, Finland, as Dean Hewitt and his curling Mixed Doubles partner Tahli Gill begin their historic quest for Olympic qualification.
Nicky Frey appointed Athletics Performance AdvisorNovember 19, 2021
We are pleased to announce that Nicky Frey has been appointed as the new Athletics Australia (AA)/Victorian Institute of Sport (VIS) Performance Advisor.
In her element: Jessica Rothwell reflects on her Tokyo experienceAugust 16, 2021
Jessica Rothwell has been working as a sports dietitian at the Victorian Institute of Sport for over four years, helping to support and educate Victoria’s elite athletes.
Galiabovitch, Australia’s Olympic flagbearerAugust 13, 2021
Elena Galiabovitch received the prestigious honour of being named the Olympic flag-bearer for the Tokyo 2020 opening ceremony. Along with five other international Olympic athletes, Galiabovitch was selected to carry the Olympic flag in recognition of her work on the frontline to help Melbourne battle the COVID-19 pandemic.