• Softballers Will Put On The Green & Gold

    Last week Softball Australia announced their 2018 Australian U17 Boys’ Squad, which included one current and two former Academy athletes. Alex Gutteridge, Hayden Shaw and Chris Rutherford will make their way to Ormiston in Queensland this July to compete in the 2018 International Friendship series training camp and competition. 

  • Heartland Motors Will Support Lone Stars in 2018

    In 2017 the Heartland Motor Group were named the Official Partner of the Lone Star Program that offered seven scholarships to athletes competing in non-mainstream sports or sports that did not have squad based program opportunities already existing in the Academies sports program offerings.

  • Considerations for the Female Athlete

    The female athlete triad is a disorder most common in adolescent female athletes. Although it is not exclusive to females or adolescents, this group is the most at risk. The triad is a potentially serious condition that will result in reduced athletic performance, as well as serious health concerns that may affect your health long after adolescence.

  • Accredited Exercise Physiologist – Who are you?

    Simply put, an accredited exercise physiologist (AEP) is a university qualified allied health professional who specialises in exercise prescription for improved health outcomes. With a minimum four (4) years of university study, AEP’s have the knowledge and skills to design, deliver and evaluate appropriate exercise interventions for a range of medical conditions and injuries. This includes acute, sub-acute or chronic medical conditions, disabilities, injury prevention, injury rehabilitation and performance improvements.

“Thank you so much for giving Mitchell the most incredible first season of ‘proper triathlon’. It has been an amazing season for him on so many levels. He has thoroughly enjoyed the coaching sessions. He has made some really lovely friends in the Academy squad (what an awesome group of children you selected!). His triathlon skills have improved immensely. He had one of the best weekends ever at the Academy Games. He has grown in confidence as an athlete.  He wears his Academy uniform with such pride. It has been a very successful season on so many levels. Thank you for giving him this opportunity and allowing him to make the most of it.” 

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