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Tuesday, 11 June 2019

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Aussie World Swimming Trials 2019

The 2019 Hancock Prospecting World Swimming Trials are currently taking place in Brisbane. So far VIS athletes Mack Horton, Daniel Cave and Jess Hansen, have taken to the stage.

Monday, 10 June 2019

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VIS Alumna recognised in Queens Birthday Honours

Former VIS Chair Kate Palmer (2010 – 2016) and former VIS Aerial Skiing athlete Alisa Camplin were recognised in this year's Queen’s Birthday Honours.

Thursday, 06 June 2019

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Five named in Para-Cycling World Champs Team

The VIS would like to congratulate the five VIS athletes named in the team; Carol Cooke, Stuart Tripp, Emily Petricola, Alistair Donohoe and Hannah Macdougall.

Wednesday, 05 June 2019

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Alcott targets Laver’s Grand Slam feat

A conversation with 11-time Grand Slam winner Rod Laver at this year’s Australian Open has ignited a burning desire within Dylan Alcott to emulate his countryman and attain sporting immortality.

Monday, 03 June 2019

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Wilson soars to second in Shanghai

VIS athlete Hayley Wilson backed up her historic podium finish at the World Skate Street League Skateboarding (SLS) World Tour event in London last week, to finish second at the Shanghai X Games.

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Sailors selected for Olympic Test Event

Australian Sailing has announced a 14-athlete strong team to represent the country at this year’s Tokyo 2020 Olympic Test Event,

Sunday, 02 June 2019

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Vixens strike on Lightning

The Melbourne Vixens have returned to form defeating back-to-back reigning premiers Sunshine Coast Lightning, 62-52.

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Hockeyroos fight back to defeat China

The Hockeyroos overcame a sluggish start to defeat China 3-2 and move into third place on the FIH Pro League standings on Sunday in Changzhou, China.

Friday, 31 May 2019

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Diamonds name squad for Netball World Cup

Congratulations to our three Melbourne Vixens players named in the team – Liz Watson, Jo Weston and Caitlin Thwaites.

Monday, 27 May 2019

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Hyped Hayley makes History

The London stop was the first chance ever for street skaters to start collecting points for Tokyo 2020 qualification and VIS athletes Hayley Wilson and Shane O’Neill proved they were up for the challenge, both finishing on the podium at the Copper Box Arena on the weekend.

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