Victorian Institute of Sport


Wednesday, 14 September 2016

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We're hiring! Corporate Manager

The VIS is seeking an experienced, qualified and passionate financial and corporate professional.

Tuesday, 13 September 2016

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Alcott qualifies for gold medal match

Dylan Alcott has qualified for the gold medal match of the men’s quad singles in Rio.

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Disken delivers gold

VIS swimmer Tim Disken has won gold in the 100m freestyle S9 at the Rio Paralympic Games.

Monday, 12 September 2016

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Disken bags bronze

Timothy Disken won Australia’s first medal of night four in Rio, taking bronze in the men’s SM9 200m IM.

Sunday, 11 September 2016

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Donohoe wins silver

Paralympic track cycling rookie Alistair Donohoe won silver in the men's C5 4,000m individual pursuit in Rio over the weekend.

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Tapper ends Paralympic campaign

Australian history maker Melissa Tapper has missed out on her shot at Paralympic glory in Rio in the women’s singles draw.

Saturday, 10 September 2016

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Gallagher creates Aussie history

VIS athete Jessica Gallagher realised a dream today when she claimed the bronze medal with pilot Madison Janssen in the tandem kilometre time trial on the velodrome in Rio.

Friday, 09 September 2016

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Rollers kick-start Rio campaign

The Australian men’s wheelchair basketball team has recorded a 70-50 win over the Netherlands in its first match at the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games.

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Tapper opens with convincing win

Melissa Tapper, the first Australian to compete at a Olympic and Paralympic Games in the same year, has begun her Rio Paralympic Games campaign with a win, defeating Turkey’s Umran Ertis

Thursday, 08 September 2016

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Let the Paralympics begin!

The XV Paralympic Games in Rio opened at the Maracana Stadium with a carnival atmosphere this morning.

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