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11 June 2021

Leading sport dietitian Louise Burke reflects on OAM as ‘a team effort’

Professor Louise Burke OAM says receiving a Medal of the Order of Australia in 2009 was a 'group accolade', and is encouraging people to nominate other women in sport for Australian honours.

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03 June 2021

Opals reflect on AIS history as they prepare for Tokyo

The Australian Opals reconnected with their past on a recent camp at the AIS, but they’re focused on making history in Tokyo and returning to the Olympic podium.

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27 May 2021

‘Sport is a powerful tool in reconciliation’: Athletes share their thoughts on National Reconciliation Week

Sport has always been a huge part of life for proud Noongar man and Australian boxer Alex Winwood, and he hopes it will also play as big a role in the next steps of reconciliation.

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20 May 2021

Athletes learning the ropes with AIS and Army

Athletes and sports will be able to broaden their training in resilience, leadership and teamwork as part of their high performance camps in Canberra thanks to a pilot program being launched by the AIS and Australian Army.

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20 May 2021

Tess changing the game with Paralympic glove project

ANU engineering honours student Tess Henman got a placement at the AIS and has been working on a project that could help change the game for Australia’s wheelchair athletes and aspiring Paralympians.

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19 May 2021

Sport stars and specialists join women leadership programs

Olympic gold medallists, world champions and specialists preparing for the Tokyo Games are among 33 women selected to participate in two professional development programs with AIS.

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17 May 2021

Sport Australia and AIS thank volunteers: ‘most important job in sport’

Sport Australia, the AIS and Volunteers Australia are using National Volunteer Week to thank some of the most important people in sport.

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12 May 2021

AIS welcomes extended funding certainty for sports

The AIS welcomes the Australian Government’s extension of high performance sport funding through to the 2024 Paris Games, that will enable sports to plan further ahead with greater certainty.

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07 May 2021

Australian Sports Commission apology

The Australian Sports Commission Board offers our apology and ongoing support to former Australian Institute of Sport athletes treated inappropriately in the past.

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