Wednesday, 03 August 2016
It is with deep regret that the VIS has learnt that Sport Psychologist Paulette Mifsud has passed away following a battle with cancer.
Monday, 01 August 2016
When Alcott, the newly crowned British Open Champion, takes to the court in Rio, he will be aiming to become one of just a handful athletes to win Paralympic gold in more than one sport.
The Australian Paralympic Committee has named the 36 athletes who will make up the Australian Paralympic Swimming Team set to compete at the Rio Games in Septembe
Wednesday, 27 July 2016
Rowing's international governing body FISA has announced that 22 of 28 Russian rowers have been banned from competing in the Rio 2016, meaning Australia Women's Eight is now heading to the Games.
Monday, 25 July 2016
The 12-strong Australian Steelers squad for Rio 2016 was officially announced today by the Australian Paralympic Committee, with seven VIS athletes named in the squad.
Sunday, 24 July 2016
VIS scholarship holder Simon Clarke has been named as the replacement rider in Australia's Rio Olympic Games road race after Simon Gerrans ruled himself out due to injury.
Saturday, 23 July 2016
With juice shops popping up around Melbourne boasting the benefits of freshly squeezed fruit juices, it's enough to draw you in! But did you know that the nutritional benefits are not the same?
The role of peer leader has now been recognised as important to the success of a team.
Friday, 22 July 2016
Conor Rowley claimed Australia's first world title with victory in the men's keirin on day two of the 2016 UCI Junior Track World Championships in Aigle, Switzerland.
Tuesday, 19 July 2016
The pain of losing the London 2012 gold medal final is what will push the Australian men’s wheelchair basketball team to glory in Rio.