Victorian Institute of Sport

Athletics

The VIS Athletics Program provides the highest level of support to Victoria’s elite Track & Field athletes with the aim of improving performances at international benchmark events.

The VIS program operates in partnership with Athletics Australia (AA) and Athletics Victoria (AV) to support Victorian based athletes to become world’s best and to compete on the international stage at events including the Olympics, Paralympics and Commonwealth Games, IAAF and IPC World Championships.

The VIS Athletics Program Manager works closely with the coaches and athletes to provide access to training facilities and support services with an aim to provide a world class daily training environment for the athletes in their pursuit of international success.

 

 

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VIS athletes bring home 7 of 10 Uni Games medals

Monday, 15 July 2019

VIS athletes have wowed with performances at the World University Games in Napoli Italy, with Victorian Institute of Sport athletes bringing home 7 of Australia’s 10 Track and Field medals!

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VIS runners dominate Gold Coast Half Marathon

Monday, 08 July 2019

Congratulations to Victorian Institute of Sport long distance runners who competed at the Gold Coast Half Marathon over the weekend.

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Oceania Championships Wrap

Tuesday, 02 July 2019

The Oceania Athletics Championships in Townsville have wrapped up and VIS athletes have made their mark, bringing home some fantastic results.

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Athletic's Athletes Achieve

Monday, 24 June 2019

VIS track & field athletes enjoyed some success at the Oceania Invitational in Townsville over the weekend.

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VIS Athletes on Euro Stage

Monday, 17 June 2019

Victorian Institute of Sport athletes Kathryn Mitchell, Jo Deng, Peter Bol and Jordy Williams have brought home some recent success on the European stage.

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Athletics Performance Advisor

Sunday, 16 June 2019

The VIS is seeking a Athletics Performance Advisor to manage the VIS Athletics Program, ensuring all local program and facility requirements are met.

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IAAF World Relays Results

Monday, 13 May 2019

Australia had a great night at the IAAF World Relays in front of 15 000 people at Nissan Stadium in Yokohama. Victorian Institute of Sport’s Morgan Mitchell competed in the 4x400m relay, with her team finishing sixth in their heat in a time of 3.31.34.

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Stratton back to her best

Monday, 06 May 2019

VIS’ Brooke Stratton was back to her best, jumping her way into third place in the Women’s Long Jump at the Doha Diamond League on the weekend.

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Sinead Diver qualifies for Tokyo

Monday, 29 April 2019

VIS track and field athlete Sinead Diver has qualified for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games after a brilliant seventh-place finish in the London Marathon in a personal best time of 2:24:11.

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Mucci completes rare double

Monday, 15 April 2019

VIS’ Celeste Mucci completed a rare national double at the 2019 Australian Track and Field Championships, after winning the Heptathlon and the 100m Hurdles.

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Program Manager

Ben King

Training Venues

VIS Gymnasium

Lakeside Stadium

 

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