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2017 NSW Parliamentary Reception

On Tuesday 19th September a Parliamentary Reception was held in recognition of the role of NSW Regional Academies of Sport Incorporated and their outstanding young athletes, from across NSW.

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Shellharbour Mayoral Reception

The Mayor of Shellharbour City Council, Cr. Marianne Saliba officially recognised the Academy Scholarship holders from the Shellharbour Council area at a reception held in the Oak Flats Community Centre last Thursday 4th August 2017.

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2018 IAS Scholarships NOW OPEN

The Illawarra Academy of Sport (IAS) is calling for athlete nominations for 2018 Sports Scholarships in Basketball, Cycling (now including BMX), Golf, Hockey, Netball, Rugby 7’s, Surfing, Tenpin Bowling and Triathlon as well as non-sport specific LoneStar Program and Athletes with a Disability Program.

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2018 Scholarships Nominations NOW OPEN

The Illawarra Academy of Sport (IAS) is calling for athlete nominations for 2018 Sports Scholarships.

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Aussie teenage road sensation set for world stage

Illawarra Academy of Sport Athlete Mitchell Wright has been selected for the Cycling Australia Junior Team (Under 19) for the 2017 UCI Road World Championships in Norway.

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Commonwealth Youth Games Gold!!

Check out all the results for the three Illawarra Academy of Sport Commonwealth Youth Games Representatives  

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IAS Changing of the Guard

The recent Annual General Meeting of the Illawarra Academy of Sport provided a watershed moment for Australia's first Regional Academy with the evolution of the governance structure.

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Wright Crowned National Road Race Champion

IAS Cyclist Mitch Wright has been crowned Cycling Australia's U19s National Road Champion for 2017 following and impressive three days of competition at the 2017 Cycling Australia Under 19 Road National Championships in Geelong in late June.

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It’s an OAM for IAS Director William Dowson

William (Bill) Dowson is recognised with an OAM for service to sport and the Illawarra community. Particularly for his roles with the Illawarra Academy of Sport, Basketball and the Salvation Army.

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