Challenge on for Griffith Sport Toohey Trail Run

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It’s billed as a test of physical endurance in the heart of the city, and this year the Griffith Sport Toohey Trail Run is aiming to put more than 1000 competitors to task over three challenging courses. The trail run, now in its second year, will also go down as the next big race for […]

Griffith students shine as curtain falls on Rio

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Griffith University went into the 2016 Rio Olympics with the biggest contingent of students and alumni of any Australian university to compete against the best in the world. As the flame was extinguished on the 2016 Rio Olympics, Griffith Sports College heralded a strong sporting performance by all 24 athletes beyond the 11 medals awarded […]

Medal hopes remain as the count climbs to 11

World champion 4x100m relay gold medallist Emma McKeon, smiling poolside
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The number of medals attributed to Griffith University students and alumni at the Rio Olympics has climbed to 11 near the end of the second week of competition, with hopes that more will come. Medal prospects remain for Bachelor of Sport Development student Domonic Bedggood in the 10m platform on Saturday (August 20) from 5am. Nikita Pablo […]

Students line up for Women’s World Cup

Tameka Butt is one of three Griffith students who will compete with the Matildas at the Rio Olympics.
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Three Griffith students have been named on the Australian squad for the FIFA Women’s World Cup. Tameka Butt, Clare Polkinghorne and Elise Kellond-Knight will head into an intense training camp this weekend in the lead up to the showpiece tournament in Canada starting on June 6.