Taekwondo

The VIS Individual Athlete Scholarships are offered annually to athletes from sports which do not have a VIS Tier 1 program. The program features a range of Australia’s leading high performance athletes across numerous Olympic, Paralympic and Commonwealth sports.

The athletes, who are all achieving excellent results in senior national and international competition, are able to access the full range of comprehensive performance services as well as utilising the outstanding training and recovery facilities at the VIS headquarters at Lakeside Stadium.

Tokyo 2020: Day Three Preview

July 26th, 2021

After a weekend full of Olympic Sport, we take a look at what's in store for our Victorian Institute of Sport scholarship holders on Day Three.

Tokyo 2020: Day Three Review

July 26th, 2021

As we reach the end of Day Three we take a look at how our Victorian Institute of Sport scholarship holders went across their events.

It's Tokyo Time: Preview

July 21st, 2021

Aussie Taekwondo Team to Take on Tokyo 2020

June 29th, 2021

The Australian Olympic Committee has announced the four-strong Taekwondo Team for Tokyo, with Stacey Hymer (-57kg), Reba Stewart (+67kg), Safwan Khalil (-58kg) and Jack Marton (-80kg) to represent Australia.

A master of her disciplines: Lauren Burns

August 19th, 2020

​Lauren Burns created history in Sydney 2000 when she became Taekwondo’s first Olympic Gold medallist.

The Games at Home

August 12th, 2020

​The 2000 Sydney Olympic and Paralympic Games were special for so many reasons. We had high expectations that our athletes would deliver on home soil, and they sure did.

Australian Taekwondo establishes new high performance hub in partnership with AIS

July 23rd, 2018

Australian Taekwondo, in partnership with the AIS Combat Centre, has announced the opening of a new high performance hub (HPH) for elite athletes in Melbourne.

Marton loses tight contest

August 19th, 2016

Olympic debutant Caroline Marton has gone down in a tight encounter to Swedish fighter Nikita Glasnovic

Marton sisters confirm their spots for Rio Olympics

March 4th, 2016

VIS athletes Carmon and Caroline Marton have confirmed their spots to compete in taekwondo at the Rio Olympics

Games in sight for taekwondo sisters

February 28th, 2016

VIS taekwondo sisters are both likely to gain selection to the Olympic team after winning gold at the Oceania Qualification Tournament in Port Moresby

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