AIS urges caution with concussion in children
08 Feb 2017
The AIS has urged parents, teachers and coaches to be vigilant about the early signs of concussion in junior sport as children prepare to begin the 2017 sporting season.
ASC Media Awards 2016 deadline approaching
14 Nov 2016
Time is running out to enter the Australian Sports Commission Media Awards, with nominations strictly closing at the end of this week, 5pm AEDT Friday, November 18.
Heroes shows there’s magic in all of us
03 Nov 2016
The ASC has released the final video in its Play.Sport.Australia. promotional series, which takes a look at one of the biggest influencers behind children's engagement in sport.
AIS helping protect athletes from cybercrime
11 Jul 2016
The Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) has joined forces with the Australian Federal Police (AFP) to help more than 2000 of the country’s finest athletes be aware of the pitfalls of social media and the dangers of cybercrime.
Individual Australian Olympic and Paralympic athletes can now raise tax deductible funds to assist their preparation for the Rio Games by registering to fundraise with the Australian Sports Foundation.
Australian sport making strong progress
11 May 2016
AIS Director Matt Favier said Australian sport had made significant progress in the four years since London 2012 and would go into this year’s Rio Games in a stronger position.
Justice and reward for Tallent
25 Mar 2016
ASC Chair John Wylie has congratulated Australian race walker Jared Tallent and says it’s fitting that he be added to Australia’s illustrious list of Olympic champions.
Letter outlines importance of women's sport
04 Feb 2016
Read the letter Federal Minister for Sport Sussan Ley and ASC Chair John Wylie have written to sports urging for progress in the promotion and recognition of women’s sport.
ASC pays tribute to Mike Gibson
23 Sep 2015
The Australian Sports Commission (ASC) extends its deepest sympathy to the family and friends of decorated sports journalist Mike Gibson, who has died aged 75.