One year to go until the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games
Paralympics Australia is today (25 August) celebrating one year to go until the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games, with the Australian Paralympic Team set to return to Japan for the first time in nearly six decades to compete under the spotlight of one of the world’s premier sporting events.
Finalists revealed for 2018 NSWIS Awards
An exceptional twelve months for athletes from the NSW Institute of Sport will be celebrated at the 2018 NSWIS Awards, headlined by performances in PyeongChang, on the Gold Coast and at major events around the world.
Silver for Jarryd Hughes in Snowboard Cross
It’s one of the most exciting sports at the Winter Olympics is the Snowboard Cross, and now for Australians it has been put on the map. 22 year old Jarryd Hughes claimed the silver medal in a dramatic final on Thursday, finishing behind Frenchman Pierre Vaultier.
Joany Badenhorst wins gold and crystal in Para Snowboard
Australian Para-snowboarder Joany Badenhorst will arrive in PyeongChang 2018 as the athlete with the biggest target on her back, after the NSW Institute of Sport athlete claimed her second gold medal today at the IPC World Cups Finals in Canada.