Individual Scholarship Program (ISH)

The ISH program is an extension of the Sport Science component, specifically Strength & Conditioning sessions.  The program will run annually from May – April with Strength & Conditioning sessions, access to our Nutrition & Sport Psychology sessions.  You will also have the benefit of priority appointments with our Physiotherapist and Nutritionist, as extended to all GSA athletes.

If you compete at a Regional, State or National level and would like to access our ISH program, please complete the link below or contact Anita at for more information

Application link:

*All applications will be assessed on an individual basis.  Applicable to sports not in current GSA programs

ACE Day: 9th April 2024

Strength and Conditioning

Please see our dedicated S&C page:


Support Staff

  • Control High Performance (strength and conditioning)
  • Hex Health (Nutrition)
  • Christopher Shen (Sport Psychology)

Advisory Panel

  • Jim Vivian
  • Anita Pistrin


2023 VRAS Para Project Athletes 

Lockie Bellion Para-Swimming
Melanie Diplock Para- Equestrian
Will Firth Wheelchair Basketball
Luke Missen Para-Badminton
Kayla Wilson Para-Swimming


2024 Athletes 

Alicia Cook Badminton
Roly Durano Badminton
Ava Harrington Modern Pentathlon
Lewis Milito Basketball
Marisal Milito Basketball
Rhys Pollerd Archery
Xanthe Wade Modern Pentathlon / Tetrathlon