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.
June 17, 2020
Hockeyroo alumnus Rosie Malone shares her journey with aspiring athletes
Hockeyroo and Sport Management grad Rosie Malone will be one of the star attractions at Griffith Sports College’s elite athlete webinar event.
June 02, 2020
Ron Clarke scholarship to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander athletes
A scholarship honouring the legacy of one of Australia’s great athletes will support two Griffith University Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander budding sport stars.
May 18, 2020
Matthew Denny UniSport 2019 Male Athlete of the Year
Elite athlete, Olympian and Griffith Bachelor of Business student Matthew Denny has been awarded UniSport Australia's 2019 Male Athlete of the Year.
May 07, 2020
Expert: Regenerate sport to help communities recover
Recovering community sport clubs need to rethink mental health needs and embrace gender equity or be dwarfed by changing lock down habits.
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.