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29 May 2024

Record number of First Nations athletes return for 2024 Share a Yarn program

For Australian Archer Sarah Haywood, a Biripi/Ngarabal woman who grew up in nipaluna/Hobart, the AIS Share a Yarn First Nations Cultural Connection program provided an opportunity to embrace her cultural identity in ways she never had before.

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29 May 2024

Matildas Assistant Coach shares secrets to success with Gen32 Coaches

The last year has been a roller coaster for Matildas Assistant Coach Mel Andreatta, and the ride won’t be stopping anytime soon, with the Paris 2024 Olympic Games now just weeks away.

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27 May 2024

The role of the coach in concussion in sport

As part of the 2024 AIS Concussion and Brain Health Position Statement, specific resources have been designed to help coaches and support staff recognise the symptoms of concussion and understand the best process for treatment and ongoing management of concussion. This is Para-rowing coach James Loveday’s experience with concussion in sport.

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27 May 2024

ASC joins partners in sport in recommitting to reconciliation

The Australian Sports Commission (ASC) is proud to again join its partners in sport to reaffirm its commitment to reconciliation.

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23 May 2024

Athlete Wellbeing Managers hold pre-Paris summit at AIS

For every athlete preparing to represent Australia at the Paris 2024 Olympics and Paralympics, there is an Athlete Wellbeing and Engagement (AW&E) Manager behind them, making sure they are supported before, during, and after the Games.

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22 May 2024

AIS Win Well Podcast: Chris Bond and Ryley Batt

The Australian Insitute of Sport (AIS) Win Well Podcast series kicks off with an inspiring conversation between good friends, teammates, and Wheelchair Rugby legends Chris Bond and Rylee Batt.

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21 May 2024

$10.3 million for projects to get more Aussies moving

More Aussies will be supported to get active and enjoy the benefits of sport and physical activity thanks to the Australian Sports Commission’s (ASC) Play Well participation grants.

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20 May 2024

Celebrating and thanking Australian volunteers

This National Volunteer Week (NVW), the Australian Sports Commission (ASC) is once again rallying the sport sector to celebrate and thank the 3 million sport volunteers across Australia with a big 3 Cheers for Volunteers!  

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20 May 2024

Game-changing new course for Aussie sports officials

A free, online course will help Aussie sporting officials build their knowledge, competence, and confidence in the biggest change to officiating in over two decades.

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20 May 2024

ASC welcomes new Chair

The Australian Sports Commission (ASC) is delighted to welcome Kate Jenkins AO as our new Chair, following her incredible 30-year career as Australia’s foremost authority on respect and equality in the workplace and in sport.

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