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Monday, 11 November 2019

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Melbourne Chill Canberra in Semi Shootout

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.

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Iles secures Olympic quota

VIS’ Mitchell Iles won the Oceania Championships in Sydney last Friday, as well as securing another Tokyo 2020 quota spot for Australia at the Olympic Games.

Sunday, 10 November 2019

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“We’ve got this.” | A squared

VIS Para-rowers, Alexandra Viney and Alex Vuillermin, have two very different stories, but together they share a vision to row at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics and inspire the world.

Thursday, 07 November 2019

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Regional High Performance Experience | Ballarat

Olympian and Paralympian Melissa ‘Milly’ Tapper headlined today’s regional high performance experience delivered by the Victorian Institute of Sport in conjunction with the FedUni WestVic Academy of Sport

Monday, 04 November 2019

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Nutrition Tip | Plant based diet

Plant based diets are getting lots of attention lately, so its time we turn our attention to them and see what all the fuss is about.

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Liz Watson | LizWatson.com.au

VIS and Melbourne Vixens netballer Liz Watson has just launched her new website, already starting to consider what life may look like after Netball. Watson wants to encourage everyone to "Be your Best" providing updates to Vixens and Diamonds news, as well as thoughts on Netball, Leadership, Health and Wellbeing.

Monday, 28 October 2019

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Rampaging Diamonds secure Constellation Cup

The Samsung Australian Diamonds have secured their seventh straight Constellation Cup series win after defeating the New Zealand Silver Ferns 53-goals to 46 in-front a record breaking Perth crowd.

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Hockeyroos qualify for Tokyo 2020

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.

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Roseman-Gannon competes at London Six Day Series

VIS track cyclist, Ruby Roseman-Gannon, took over our Instagram page as she competed at the London Six Day Series cycling event held from the 20 October – 25 October.

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Diving Victoria Annual Awards Dinner

Diving Victoria had their annual awards dinner at the Kooyong Tennis Club on the 26 October 2019, and VIS divers were acknowledged for their outstanding results over the diving season.

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