Now is your chance to ask our Lead Physiotherapist, Steve Hawkins whatever you'd like to know! Steve has a wealth of knowledge with over twenty years' experience in the field
We support all of our athletes as they pursue success in sport and life.
The Be Fit. Be Well and Advancement Series programs are available and free for Victorian Government Schools. All other clients can book speakers via the Athlete Speaker Program. Contact us if you want to learn more about the programs on offer with our athletes and experts.
We provide our scholarship holders with the best possible integration of the key athlete services of sports medicine, sport science, sports psychology, physical preparation, physiotherapy, nutrition and performance lifestyle.
We're justifiably proud of our many Olympic, Paralympic and World Champions who have not only succeeded in sport but also in life. Join the family, and you'll be among the first to receive all the latest news, videos and tips from our leading experts.
Join us on our journey to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
The prestigious Award of Excellence is presented to a VIS athlete who has achieved outstanding sporting results during the year, while adopting a planned approach to sporting excellence and contributing to the promotion and development of their sport. There have been many outstanding athletes who have won the Award of Excellence, the pinnacle of VIS Awards.
Today is World Health Day! The unparalleled value of good health is celebrated on World Health Day on April 7. To acknowledge and celebrate World Health Day, we are shining a light on our wonderful team of medical experts. Keeping our athletes fit and healthy, with finely tuned bodies and minds, is paramount to their success. To perform at their best, they need the best care behind the scenes, which they have in spades.
In VIS sport, Linden Hall broke the 1500m record at Box Hill and became the first Australian female to go sub 4 minutes, while Col Pearse enjoyed a golden Multi-Class Swimming Championship on the Gold Coast.
The Victorian Institute of Sport scholarship holder was only 18 when she was a backseat passenger in a car accident, suffering life-changing injuries including a fractured spine.