Bringing you the great sporting moments
Griffith Gold is a celebration of our University's leadership in all things sport. Our elite athletes’ achievements, our world class sports research and partnerships and our unforgettable sporting moments combine to tell a powerful story. At Griffith, we recognise the dominant place of sport in Australian society. The performances of athletes excite us while the breakthroughs by our researchers astound us and the passion of our students inspire us.
Together they are all #GriffithGold.
April 22, 2021
Meet the AFLW champion juggling sport and study
Bachelor of Education student Taylor Smith is juggling a career in the AFLW with her studies at Griffith.
April 16, 2021
Griffith rowers into key World Cup Simulation Regatta
Six athletes associated with Griffith have been selected in the Under 23, Under 21 and Under 19 Australian Rowing Teams to compete at the World Rowing Cup 3 Simulation Regatta in June.
April 13, 2021
Griffith secure Uni 7s Qld Regional Champions title
Griffith’s rugby sevens team secured the Queensland regional Aon University Sevens title over the weekend, winning on overall points.
March 30, 2021
Griffith victorious in Brisbane Aon Uni 7s round
Griffith's 2021 Rugby 7s side has hit the ground running, winning the weekend’s Brisbane tournament to kickstart this year’s AON Uni Sevens competition.
Our Griffith gold
Griffith University has a rich history of its students competing on the world stage. The Olympic and Paralympic Games roll of honour currently sits at 64 students who have taken home 13 gold, nine silver and 19 bronze medals. Commonwealth Games have seen 39 students; from cyclist Walter Lancaster and diver Simon McCormack as representatives at the 1990 Auckland Games through to a squad of 22 who competed at Glasgow in 2014.
Griffith Sports College is a support network for elite student athlete helping them pursue sporting careers while completing their university education.
We pair our world leading sports scientists with cutting edge facilities to develop research and technologies that not only benefit sports people but the general public.