McCulloch posts fastest time on New Zealand soil

Kaarle McCulloch has earned time trial gold at the 2018 Oceania Track Championships in Cambridge, New Zealand this week with her first sub 34 second ride and the team sprint title with Stephanie Morton. In the team sprint McCulloch and Morton posted the fastest time ever set on New Zealand soil in qualifying with 32.650 seconds, just a tenth off the Australian Record, before posting another flying two laps of the track to claim the title in 32.766secs.

Nutrition FAQ | I don’t like to train with food in my stomach

NSWIS athletes get a wide range of assistance and support about diet and nutrition to use food as their performance advantage and reach their goals. Over time there has been some trends in questions which are common from athletes about their diet and what can help support training.

Medical Conference a successful operation

Load monitoring in athletes was the agenda for the annual NSWIS Medical Conference, held in the Ian Thorpe Theatrette on Saturday 18th November. In attendance were industry professionals from the sports medicine field including doctors, physiotherapists and massage therapists from the network of providers in New South Wales.

VIDEO | Cerrone Jewellers add glamour to Awards Dinner

Cerrone Jewellers have been providing the medals for the NSW Institute of Sport Awards Dinner for several years, adding glamour to the annual celebration of athletes, coaches and sports. The awards, hand crafted in Cerrone’s workshop in Leichhardt, NSW, include four diamonds, giving the medals a sense of beauty and prestige.

2017 NSWIS Awards winners revealed

The winners from the 2017 NSWIS Awards have been revealed following a gala ceremony at the Sydney Cricket Ground to honour the state’s finest athletes and coaches. Taking out top honours on the night was freestyle moguls world champion Britt Cox, who was named the Office of Sport Female Athlete of Year following a stellar season on the slopes.


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Tiffany Thomas-Kane OAM won a gold and three bronze medals in the swimming pool at the Rio Paralympics in 2016. Thomas-Kane also received the Order of Australia in 2017 for her outstanding achievement at the age of just 15.

  • Sport Swimming
  • Age 16
  • Career Highlights Gold at the Paralympic Games
  • Proudest Moment My proudest moment was definitely winning gold at the Paralympic games. I had been my dream my whole life and it finally came true.
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