NSWIS News

Diver Matthew Mitcham honoured internationally

Posted on October 11, 2019 by

Olympic gold medallist and former NSWIS diver Matthew Mitcham will be inducted into The International Swimming Hall of Fame (ISHOF) as part of the Class of 2020.

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Louise Sauvage first Paralympian to be anointed a Legend of Australian Sport

Posted on October 11, 2019 by

NSWIS Wheelchair Track & Road Coach Louise Sauvage OAM becomes the first Paralympian to be elevated to legend status within the Sport Australia Hall of Fame at the 35th Sport Australia Hall of Fame Induction and Awards Gala Dinner in Melbourne on Thursday.

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Fitzgibbons & Gilmore secure WSL ranking requirement for Tokyo

Posted on October 9, 2019 by

Based on world-class performances in 2019 on the World Surf League (WSL) World Championship Tour (WCT) and competition results so far in the Roxy Pro, currently being held in Hossegor France, both Sally Fitzgibbons and Stephanie Gilmore have secured the WSL ranking requirement for qualification for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

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Southern Design continue NSWIS Awards support

Posted on October 9, 2019 by

Southern Design’s ongoing support of the NSW Institute of Sport’s annual awards ceremony will see them sponsoring the Coach of the Year category at the 2019 NSWIS Awards.

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Bronze for Amanda Spratt at UCI Road World Championships

Posted on September 30, 2019 by

Amanda Spratt (NSWIS) of Mitchelton-Scott claimed the bronze medal in a stunning women’s road race at the 2019 UCI Road World Championships in Yorkshire on Saturday.

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Aussie softballers bound for Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Posted on September 30, 2019 by

Australia will aim for a fifth softball Olympic medal after dominating the WBSC Asia/Oceania Olympic Qualifier in Shanghai, China.

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Australia off to Tokyo following Canoe Slalom World Championships

Posted on September 30, 2019 by

Australia’s paddling star and world’s most successful female canoe slalom paddler of all time Jessica Fox (NSWIS) has wrapped up the 2019 canoe slalom world titles with one team gold and two individual silver medals after finishing second in the women’s C1 on Sunday. Fox also secured Australia another Tokyo 2020 quota spot in the process.

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VIDEO | Mizuno Coach Performance, Recovery & Wellbeing Forum

Posted on September 27, 2019 by

Coaches from the NSW Institute of Sport and the extended network recently took part in the Mizuno Coach Performance, Recovery & Wellbeing Forum, which featured Dr Michael Kellmann, Professor at Ruhr-Universität Bochum.

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VIDEO | Steve Solomon shares story for Olympics Unleased

Posted on September 26, 2019 by

NSW Institute of Sport 400m runner Steve Solomon recently spoke to students at Knox Grammar.

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Athlete in Focus | Tess Coady, Snowboarder

Posted on September 26, 2019 by

Last year Tess Coady was injured in a training run at the PyeongChang Winter Olympics and was unable to compete.

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