2022 Birmingham Commonwealth Games

Griffith’s Gold Coast campus to host key talks on paralympic sport

Focusing on the sustainability of ParaSport within the Pacific region and developing the skills of para-athletes will be a key focus of the Oceania Olympic and Paralympic Network being hosted at Griffith University’s Gold Coast campus from 17-19 September. The three-day strategic workshop will see key stakeholders come together including the Vice President and Board […]
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Alumni

Griffith to make a splash at short course championships

A mini army of swimmers from Griffith University will descend upon Melbourne in December for the 2022 World Short Course Championships.
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2022 Birmingham Commonwealth Games

A Commonwealth Games medals bonanza for Griffith

Griffith University would have placed fifth just behind India and in front of New Zealand if it competed as country after its athletes won 48 medals in total at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games.
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2022 Birmingham Commonwealth Games

Emma McKeon crowned Queen of the Commonwealth Games

Griffith University alumnus Emma McKeon has entered the history books becoming the most successful Commonwealth Games athlete of all time.
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Corporate

Brisbane kicks off countdown to Olympics 2032

Brisbane is in the grip of Olympic fever as the 10-year countdown to the 2032 Games officially kicks off.
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Alumni

Record Games representation for Birmingham

Griffith is sending a 'mini army' of athletes to the 2022 Commonwealth Para-sport Games with more than 50 current students and alumni making up team red in Birmingham.
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Corporate

Griffith focused on Brisbane 2032 with new appointment

Griffith Sport Management senior lecturer Dr Caroline Riot will spearhead the University’s engagement strategy leading up to Brisbane 2032. 
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Alumni

Griffith swimmers flood the World champs and Commonwealth Games squads

Incredible performances at the 2022 Australian Swimming Championships have secured places for 18 Griffith student athletes and Griffith swim team members on the Commonwealth Games team.
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Alumni

Student athletes chasing winter medals in Beijing

All three Griffith athletes competing in the Winter Olympics in Beijing have completed or are currently studying the same degree, a Bachelor of Communication.
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Alumni

Swimmers lead Griffith’s 2022 Australia Day Honorees

Three Gold medal winning Olympic swimmers are among a raft of Griffith University connections awarded 2022 Australia Day honours.
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Business and government

Sporting excellence recognised at 2021 Blues Awards

Emma McKeon was named Overall Athlete of the Year at Griffith University’s Blues Awards for Sporting Excellence while Zac Stubblety-Cook was awarded Academic Athlete of the Year.
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Corporate

Toohey Trail Run back bigger and better in 2021

More than 800 people took part in the annual event hosted by Griffith Sport, following a COVID-enforced hiatus in 2020.
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Alumni

Proactive para alumnus takes his second shot at life

Griffith University industrial design graduate and Paralympian Matt McShane has combined his qualifications with lived experience to forge a path building custom wheelchairs and mobility products.
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Disability

Curtis McGrath flies high after successful Tokyo campaign

Following a winning Paralympic campaign, with two Gold medals in the Canoe-sprint, defence veteran and Griffith Aviation student Curtis McGrath says it feels pretty good to be home.
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Arts Education Law

Our Paralympic athletes provide moments to celebrate

Griffith University’s Paralympic athletes have brought home 10 medals, including six Gold, after a golden final weekend in Tokyo.
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Alumni

Talented students, alumni and staff in Paralympic team

Griffith University is excited to announce the students, alumni and coaching staff who will represent Australia at the upcoming Paralympics.
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Features

Emma McKeon takes a break after massive medal haul

Australia’s golden girl in the pool and recent Griffith graduate Emma McKeon says she’s now enjoying a bit of a break following her incredible seven medal haul in Tokyo.
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Alumni

Celebrating our athletes and successful Olympic campaign

Griffith applauds the incredible efforts of our newest Olympians and congratulates the 45 student and alumni athletes and staff members who proudly wore the green and gold in Tokyo.
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