Australian Institute of Sport (AIS)

Postal address: 
Leverrier Crescent, Bruce Act 2617
Canberra
Australia
Phone: 
61 2 6214 1111
Fax: 
61 2 6251 2680
Year of foundation: 
1981
Name of the director: 
Matt Favier
Institutional dependency: 
Australian Sports Commission
Admission athletes of other countries with fees: 
No
Public transport: 
No
Shuttle: 
No
Airport: 
No
Railway: 
No
Australian Institute of Sport (AIS)


fidelity award: Bronze

Subscription year: 
2008
Member type: 
Member


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SPORTS AND FACILITIES

National Sporting Organisation Centres of Excellence: Athletics, Basketball, Boxing, Football, Gymnastics, Judo, Netball, Rowing, Swimming, Volleyball, Taekwondo  

Sport facilities: Administration Building, AIS Arena - Indoor Centre, AIS Childcare Centre,  Sports Visitors Centre, Archery Facilities, Athletics Track, Boxing Facilities, Bruce Stadium, Frank Stewart Training Hall, Gymnastics Hall, Indoor/Outdoor Soccer, Multipurpose Playing Fields, Outdoor Tennis Court, Residences, Rowing Facilities, Sportex, Sports Science and Medicine, Strength and Conditioning Gym, Swimming Complex, Volleyball Courts, Wrestling Facilities

Support services: Physiotherapy & Massage, Physiology, Psychology, Biomechanics, Sports Nutrition, Medicine, Strength & Conditioning, Skill Acquisition & Performance Analysis

Studies arranged, available for athletes in the centre or externally: Possible on a commercial basis only.

Admission athletes of other countries for training under fees: yes

Residence number of beds: There are 250 rooms in 21 blocks; each block has a shared communal living room and bathroom facilities. There are also 21 one-bedroom flats for married athletes and visitors. In addition, there is a recreation hut, fully-catered dining hall, laundry and hairdressing salon.

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