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.
Wellbeing Tip | Stay Safe, Stay Healthy, Stay ConnectedMay 6th, 2020
Victorian Institute of Sport athletes from eight different sports will help increase awareness around suicide prevention as part of the Australian Institute of Sport and Lifeline Australia’s impactful community engagement program, Lifeline Community Custodians. The athletes will encourage anyone who needs support to reach out and ask for help.
Scotty seals undefeated season with US Open winMarch 4th, 2019
Victorian Institute of Sport’s very own Scotty James has completed a remarkable undefeated season with a victory in the halfpipe at the Burton US Open Snowboarding Championships.
James wins his third Halfpipe World ChampionshipFebruary 11th, 2019
Victorian Institute of Sport’s snowboarding ace, Scotty James, has taken out a third consecutive Halfpipe world title in Utah.
Scotty UnstoppableJanuary 29th, 2019
Victorian Institute of Sport’s Scotty James is again the name everyone is talking about after an insane run saw him win X Games gold in the men’s superpipe event in Aspen on the weekend.
No stopping ScottyDecember 19th, 2018
Is anyone going to stop Scotty James this snowboarding season?
James starts season in styleDecember 10th, 2018
Victorian Institute of Sport’s Scotty James has taken out the US Grand Prix of Snowboarding at Copper Mountain in Colorado on Sunday.
SCOTTY JAMES WINS HIGHEST VIS HONOURNovember 29th, 2018
Scotty James carves his name into VIS history as the first snowboarder to win the Award of Excellence
2018 Winter Olympics: Guide and Preview for PyeongChangFebruary 8th, 2018
With the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang starting tomorrow, here’s everything you need to know
Scotty soars to X Games silverFebruary 5th, 2018
A score of 98.00 wasn’t enough for Scotty James to go back-to-back at the X Games, with Japan’s Ayumu Hirano scoring 99.00 in the final round to win gold in Aspen last week.
Scotty James wins silver at the Halfpipe World Cup finalsJanuary 15th, 2018
Scotty James has won silver at the Halfpipe World Cup finals in Snowmass, Colorado in what commentators described as the “most impressive event in the history of Snowboarding”.
1st Men’s Halfpipe, 2019 FIS World Championships, Park City USA
1st Men’s Halfpipe, 2019 X-Games, Aspen USA
1st Men’s Halfpipe, 2019 US Open Championships, Colorado, USA
1st Men’s Halfpipe, 2018 Dew Tour, Colorado, USA
1st Men’s Halfpipe, 2018 FIS World Cup, Laax SWI
Will Morgan National Physical Preparation Lead
Olympic Winter Institute of Australia
Ski and Snowboard Australia