Victoria University is honoured to have two current students selected to represent Australia at the 2012 Olympic Games in London:
- Ross Smith – Badminton (men's doubles)
- Renuga Veeran – Badminton (women's doubles)
Two VU Alumni have been confirmed:
- Ivo Dos Santos – Judo
- Tarren Otte – Synchronised Swimming
Two hockey players (Alumni) remain in contention for the Olympic Kookaburra and Hockeyroo squads
- Luke Doerner – Hockey
- Ashlee Wells – Hockey
There are a number of current students also set to compete at major championships including the 2012 World Championships:
- Gregory Farrell – Ironman Triathlete
- Kate Sylvester – Kendo
Ross Smith and Renuga Veeran will be in attendance at a media call on Monday together with alumnus Ivo Dos Santos (Judo) and current student Gregory Farrell – World Ironman champs.
When: Monday 4 June 2012
Where: The Junction, Building P. Footscray park Campus, Ballarat Rd Footscray
Time: 1.30 pm – 2.00 pm.
Media are welcome to attend.
Public Affairs Unit, Victoria University,
9919 4322; 0434 602884; [email protected]