Griffith ends Games partnership on a high

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The Gold Coast saved its best for last as the 2018 Commonwealth Games came to a captivating end with the staging of the marathon on the final day of competition.
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Eight Griffith students head to Hungary for world championships

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Elite athletes take the plunge on global stage.
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Griffith community celebrates one year until GC2018

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The Gold Coast is celebrating one year until the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018). To mark this special occasion Griffith University joined the community at a gala event at Surfers Paradise Beach, with appearances from our elite athletes and internship students. Griffith’s new $16 million  Aquatic Centre has also been opened as part of the celebrations. […]
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GUMURRII officer participates in Queen’s Baton handover

Griffith University’s John Graham  has formally received the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018) Queen’s Baton for the final international leg of its journey in the lead up to the Games in April. John, a senior learning assistance officer with the GUMURRII Student Support Unit, represented the Yugumbeh people with the traditional Maori owners of […]
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Emma McKeon chases GC2018 glory

With the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games fast approaching, Emma McKeon is ready to perform when it matters.
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Take a peek inside the Commonwealth Games Village ahead of Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games

City of Gold Coast Libraries launches Inside Scoop series
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Scene set for spectacular GC2018 Marathon

Griffith University the presenting partner of the marathon.
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World-class dimension added to Griffith rugby sevens

Shannon Parry and Demi Hayes bring star quality to squad
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Griffith student trains with Australia rugby sevens squad

Breakthrough follows National University Sevens Series announcement.
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Griffith in elite eight to contest inaugural women’s rugby sevens

Exciting opportunity to tap into market of new players
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Cameron McEvoy the face of Griffith University’s GC2018 partnership

Science student Cameron McEvoy has been named Griffith University’s Games Champion to promote the University’s official partnership with the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018).
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Griffith Paralympians head home with three medals

Griffith University students and alumni competing at the Rio Paralympics are heading home this week with three medals after a successful campaign that saw Australia placed fifth in the overall medal tally.
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Griffith graduate Kelly wins gold at Paralympics

Griffith University graduate Katie Kelly has beaten a British world champion to take gold in the women’s triathlon at the 2016 Rio Paralympics.
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First medal for Griffith Paralympians

Carlee Beattie has made the first strike for Griffith students and alumni competing at the Rio Paralympics by winning bronze in the long jump this morning. The Bachelor of Arts graduate took bronze with a jump of 5.57 metres, just behind Cuban silver medallist Yunidis Castillo and gold medallist Anna Grimaldi of New Zealand who […]
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McEvoy second official ambassador for Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games

Griffith University science student and Olympian Cameron McEvoy has been named ambassador for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games. Cameron, who won bronze at Rio in the men’s 4×100 relay, joins hurdles champion Sally Pearson as the second official ambassador for the Games. The announcement was made by Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk at an official […]
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Paralympians aim to build on Griffith success

Seven Griffith University students and alumni are aiming to build on the success of student athletes at the Rio Olympics last month as they square up against the best in the world at the Paralympics. The athletes, who are competing in the triathlon, swimming, athletics, cycling, wheelchair basketball and the little known sport of goalball, are […]
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Griffith students shine as curtain falls on Rio

Griffith University went into the 2016 Rio Olympics with the biggest contingent of students and alumni of any Australian university to compete against the best in the world. As the flame was extinguished on the 2016 Rio Olympics, Griffith Sports College heralded a strong sporting performance by all 24 athletes beyond the 11 medals awarded […]
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Medal hopes remain as the count climbs to 11

The number of medals attributed to Griffith University students and alumni at the Rio Olympics has climbed to 11 near the end of the second week of competition, with hopes that more will come. Medal prospects remain for Bachelor of Sport Development student Domonic Bedggood in the 10m platform on Saturday (August 20) from 5am. Nikita Pablo […]
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