Aussies warm to home-court advantage
10 Jul 2015
They haven’t played an international at home since the 2000 Olympics, but the Aussie women’s volleyball team is warming to the opportunity of a home-court advantage.
Sibling support sparks Olympic dreams
09 Jul 2015
Sibling rivalry is overstated as far as the Coughlins are concerned. The trio are convinced sibling support is their best shot at Olympic qualification in judo.
AIS helps players make it big in NBA
17 Jun 2015
The 2015 NBA finals are in full swing and Australian basketball is deservedly receiving world-wide attention with Andrew Bogut and Mathew Dellavedova battling it out.
Rugby team set after stay at AIS ETC
29 May 2015
The Australian team is set for the 2015 World Rugby Under-20 Championship after a week of preparations at the AIS European Training Centre in Gavirate, Italy.
Fraser leaves legacy for AIS
20 Mar 2015
ASC Chair John Wylie AM said the Australian sporting community was deeply indebted to former Prime Minister Malcolm Fraser, who has passed away.
Rabbitohs, Fearnley, Fox win top ASPAS
11 Feb 2015
Thousands of sports fans have voted for the South Sydney Rabbitohs (Sport Performance of the Year) and Kurt Fearnley (Sport Personality of the Year) in the #ASPAs.
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.