NSWIS News

Littlehales set for Paracanoe World Championships

Posted on August 19, 2019 by

One year out from the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, Australia’s best paracanoe paddlers will be lining up together with Australia’s Olympic canoe sprint hopefuls at the 2019 ICF Canoe Sprint and Paracanoe World Championships in Szeged, Hungary this week.

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Bronze results for Para Triathletes in Tokyo

Posted on August 19, 2019 by

The Australian Para Triathlon team delivered at the Tokyo Paratriathlon World Cup, with NSW Institute of Sport athletes securing two bronze medals at the event.

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Diamond League win for Brandon Starc

Posted on August 19, 2019 by

Brandon Starc is well on the way to being back to his best as he cleared 2.30m and won the men’s high jump at the Birmingham Diamond League.

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Silver for Trovas at Junior Track Cycling World Championships

Posted on August 15, 2019 by

Track cyclist John Trovas (NSWIS) locked in one of Australia’s first medals of the UCI 2019 Junior Track Cycling World Championships overnight in Frankfurt, Germany.

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Scott receives national squad call following code switch

Posted on August 13, 2019 by

Debutant Nicholas Scott has been named in the 12-strong Australian wheelchair rugby squad after recently transitioning to the sport from wheelchair basketball.

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Batt & Edmo chasing Wheelchair Rugby success in South Korea

Posted on August 12, 2019 by

Tokyo 2020 qualification is already secure for the Australian Steelers, but that doesn’t reduce the importance of achieving victory at the IWRF Asia Oceania Wheelchair Rugby Championship next month in Gangneung, South Korea.

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Levy, McCulloch, Stridsman to represent Comm Games athletes

Posted on August 7, 2019 by

Commonwealth Games Australia have appointed NSWIS para swimmer Matt Levy OAM and lawn bowler Karen Murphy as co-chairs of the Athlete Advisory Group (AAG).

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NSWIS stars sleepout at SCG for humbling cause

Posted on August 6, 2019 by

Three NSWIS staff members have braved the cold at the Sydney Cricket Ground for a night sleeping rough, raising funds and awareness for homelessness as part of the annual Sport Stars Sleepout.

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Sun sets on successful NSWIS netball camp

Posted on August 5, 2019 by

Athletes from the NSW Institute of Sport Netball Program recently took part in a three day training camp on the Central Coast.

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Canoe Sprint gold at the U23 World Championships

Posted on August 5, 2019 by

Australia lived up to its pre-event favouritism with a stunning win for its men’s U23 K4 crew on Sunday at the 2019 ICF junior and U23 canoe sprint world championships in Pitesti, Romania, adding another gold to Australia’s overall medal tally of two gold medals and one silver medal.

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