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.
December 05, 2018
Two Griffith students take out national sport awards
Griffith students Madison de Rozario and Laura Waldie have crowned a memorable year as winners … again. Madi, a Bachelor of Business student, has taken out the Most Outstanding Sporting Achievement in the Unisport Australia Awards for 2018. Madi won double gold at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Ga...
November 09, 2018
High achievers honoured at Blues Awards
Griffith University’s most remarkable athletes were recognised at the annual Blues Awards for Sporting Excellence at the Gold Coast campus.
November 01, 2018
Griffith celebrates rugby sevens success
Shannon Parry Award goes to Charlotte Kennington
October 30, 2018
Rising track star has teaching in her sights
Rising athletics star Ella Connolly loves to work with and help young people achieve their goals.
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.