Meet some of the athletes from the NSW Institute of Sport.
Anneliese Rubie is a 400m & 800m runner who reached the Semi Finals for the 400m at the 2016 Olympics in Rio, as well as the Finals for the 4x400m.
Brittany O’Brien is an Olympic diver who competed for Australia in Rio Olympics 2016, as well as the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast in 2018.
Cameron Ivory represented Australia at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, where he finished eighth.
Declan Stacey is an NSWIS diver who has made the switch from gymnastics after success as a junior.
Greta Hayes is a hockey player who competed for Australia in the Junior World Cup in 2016 in which they won a bronze medal.
Jarrod Gilchrist represented Australia in Waterpolo for the 2016 Rio Olympics. He has secured gold in the World Uni Games in 2009, claimed two World Championships and three Aus National Titles.
Cyclist Kaarle McCulloch is a three times world champion of the Track Sprint. McCulloch won a bronze medal at the London 2012 Olympics and has been with the NSW Institute of Sport for over ten years.
Kurt Lovett is a hockey player with the NSW Institute of Sport. The Australian Under 21 Burras team – of which Lovett was a player – competed in the Junior World Cup Semi Final against India in 2017.
Lucien Delfour is a Canoe – Slalom athlete who took part in the 2016 Olympics in Rio, and has had podium finishes at World Cup level.
Matthew Levy OAM is a Paralympian swimmer, who has competed at the London, Rio, Beijing and Athens Paralympics. The NSW Institute of Sport Scholarship Holder won gold in the 4x100m Freestyle Relay at London 2012, and had a successful Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast in 2018 where he won gold in the 50m Freestyle.
Matthew Wilson is a breaststroke swimmer who won bronze at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games.
Murray Stewart is an Olympic gold winning medalist for the Canoe – Sprint. Stewart secured gold in the 2012 London games for the K4 1000m event.
Nakita is a member of the NSW Institute of Sport Netball squad.
Pascalle Casey is a Waterpolo player who has won gold at the World University Games.
Sami Kennedy-Sim stepped onto the podium of a World Cup event for the first time in her career in 2017, with a silver medal in the ski cross at Idre Fjall in Sweden. On two previous occasions in her career Kennedy-Sim had made it into the final four of a World Cup, but both times finished just outside the medals.
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.