The Elite Athlete Program means different things to its different members. Some value the staff support above all else, others value the flexibility it affords them to pursue a professional sporting career and tertiary study.
Representing a range of sports, from taekwondo to table tennis; sailing and soccer, scroll down as we spotlight some of the University's finest academic athletes.
L-R: Lani Johnson (Soccer, B. Arts & B. Advanced Studies), Sharmaine Fernando (Volleyball, B. Engineering & B. Laws), Mia Willows (Water Polo, B. Science), Josef Schuler (Water Polo, B. Commerce), Molly Valencour (Ultimate, B. Liberal Arts & Science), Georgia Whitehouse (Cycling, Graduate Diploma in Psychology), Rohan Browning (Athletics, B. Arts/B. Laws) and Nicola McDermott (Athletics, B. Science)
L-R: James Walker (Karate, B. Commerce), Carmen Marton (Taekwondo, Masters of Business Administration), Austin Lucy (Aussie Rules, Masters of Business Administration), Madeleine O'Hehir (Basketball, B. Commerce (Liberal Studies), Kane Townsend (Table Tennis, Doctor of Philosophy (Science)), Rebecca Jones (Tennis, B. Architecture & Environments), Oskar Hansen (Sailing, B. Economics & B. Advanced Studies) and Isobel McCalman (Netball, B. Commerce (Liberal Studies))