Hockey - Women's
The VIS women’s hockey program provides a world class daily training environment that enables athletes to continually improve and gain selection in Australia senior and junior development squads.
The VIS is the daily training environment for the Victorian based athletes and provides world’s best hockey coaching, strength and conditioning, sport science, personal excellence, psychology and medical services along with exposure to high level competition opportunities.
Monday, 11 November 2019
Canberra Chill found themselves in Melbourne at a do-or-die showdown against the top of the table HC Melbourne in what was a fitting semi-final. Canberra had clearly done their homework and matched HC Melbourne’s press but the game came down to a battle of the goalkeepers. It was HC Melbourne who was favoured by fortune and came away with a grand final spot beckoning.
Monday, 28 October 2019
The Hockeyroos will appear at an 11th straight Olympic Games after booking their place at Tokyo 2020 with a resounding 5-0 win in the second and final qualifier against Russia over the weekend.
Thursday, 24 October 2019
The Olympic Games are notoriously cutthroat. A lifetime of hard work can boil down to a single moment. Sometimes that moment arrives well before the opening ceremony. For the Hockeyroos, their 2020 Olympic dream depends on their safe passage through a sudden death series with Russia later this week. Their moment is now.
Monday, 21 October 2019
The Hockeyroos team has been announced for the upcoming do-or-die Olympic Qualifying Series against Russia to be held in Perth on 25/26 October 2019.
Tuesday, 08 October 2019
A busy lifestyle can be very common for a lot of athletes. Between going to school/uni, working and training, it can present many challenges for meeting nutrition goals. The most difficult part can be being prepared and organized for post training meals when arriving home late in the evening.
Tuesday, 08 October 2019
Round 2 of the Sultana Bran Hockey League provided a mix of results for Hockey Club Melbourne against Brisbane Blaze. HC Melbourne’s women’s team took a 1-0 win in the opening game at the State Hockey Netball Centre, before Brisbane Blaze’s men won 4-2.
Monday, 09 September 2019
The Hockeyroos will need to go via the long route to qualify for Tokyo 2020 after New Zealand claimed the Oceania Cup with a 1-1 draw in a tension filled final match.
Wednesday, 04 September 2019
Lily Brazel epitomises the VIS’ motto of “Success in Sport & Life”.
Monday, 02 September 2019
A Hockeyroos team has been named for the Oceania Cup, which will double as qualifiers for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. VIS athletes Lily Brazel, Amy Lawton, Rach Lynch, Sophie Taylor and Ashlee Wells were all included.
Monday, 26 August 2019
The Hockeyroos, headlined by VIS athletes Rachael Lynch. Krissy Bates, Sophie Taylor and Amy Lawton, finished with the bronze medal at the Olympic test event at Tokyo.
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