Sport conference sharpens focus on Rio
11 Nov 2014
Being competition ready and in the right mindset for the Rio Games in 2016 are the themes of Australia’s third annual high performance sports conference - #WC2WB.
04 Nov 2014
The staff of the Australian Sports Commission (ASC) and AIS are deeply saddened by the sudden passing of their friend and colleague Jackie Fairweather.
Merger puts taekwondo on the right path
18 Sep 2014
The merging of two taekwondo bodies into one – TKD Sports Taekwondo Australia Ltd – should create a stronger future for the sport, according to ASC CEO Simon Hollingsworth.
We should be backing our winning women
16 Sep 2014
Australian Sports Commission (ASC) Chair John Wylie AM writes for the Australian Financial Review about the opportunities surrounding women in sport.
Cycling Australia and ASC welcome new board
15 Sep 2014
The ASC and Cycling Australia (CA) have welcomed the appointment of a new board to CA which gives the sport the right mix of skills and expertise for it to reach its full potential.
21 Aug 2014
With paddling sports a focus of the new AIS Sports Draft, Australia’s world champ Jessica Fox shares her journey from fledgling gymnast to our most successful female canoeist.
Boomers on the brink
05 Aug 2014
The Australian men's basketball team is oozing with talent - including NBA stars - as the Boomers select a squad for the FIBA World Cup.
AIS releases sports supplement framework
08 Jul 2014
The AIS has released a new sports supplement framework providing sporting organisations with guidelines they can follow to keep integrity in programs.
AIS redesigns funding for elite athletes
12 May 2014
A redesigned DAS program will provide support for around 200 more of Australia’s emerging athletes, in addition to approximately 450 athletes already benefiting from the program.
Battler: Nicola ‘Ziggy’ Zagame
27 Mar 2014
Meet Nicola 'Ziggy' Zagame. She's a member of the bronze medal winning Aussie Stingers team. We sat down with Ziggy to talk water polo, injuries and women in sport.
Silver for Bright in epic halfpipe final
13 Feb 2014
Torah Bright has produced a sensational final run in the women’s halfpipe final to clinch silver, Australia’s first medal at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games.