The NSW Institute of Sport’s ‘Campaign Tokyo’ initiative was designed to support athletes and staff in the lead-up to the Games.  

Athletes, coaches and support staff from Team NSWIS will head to the Games, and we’ll be following them every step of the way. Hear from our inspiring experts and athletes on their journey.  

Athlete Interviews

Sally Fitzgibbons & Steph Gilmore

Matilda 'Tilly' Kearns

Cate Campbell

Dani Stevens

James Willett

Melissa Wu

Poppy 'Starr' Olsen

Se-Bom Lee

Bendere Oboya

Joel Dennerley

Keesja Gofers

Bronte Campbell

Kaia Parnaby

Sam Fricker

Lisa Darmanin & Jason Waterhouse

Bendere Oboya - Athletics

Rohan Browning - Athletics

Melissa Wu

Dani Stevens - Athletics

Nicola McDermott - Athletics

Jaime Ryan - Sailing

Lucien Delfour - Canoe Slalom

Experts off to the Games

Kevin Thompson

Tamara Martens

Dale Chapman

Paula Peralta

Sally Walker

Kate Mahony

Chava Sobrino

Simon Cusack

Ned Brophy-Williams

NSWIS supported athletes selected for Australian Olympic and Paralympic teams

Interviews with Olympian/Paralympian staff & coaches

What it takes to be a Paralympian

Inside the athlete village

NSWIS diving coaches

The Opening Ceremony

What it takes to be an Olympian