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USC is emerging as a national leader in high performance sport, including quality sporting infrastructure, student athlete support, research and engagement.

Latest posts

Charli Shore
How Charli Shore found her feet in the adrenaline-charged world of wakeboarding
27 Apr

HPSA Charli Shore talks about her sporting journey.

Stephanie Walsh
Where it all began for Stephanie Welsh: 'I was beaten in U10s and then found my fire'
20 Apr

HPSA Stephanie Welsh talks about her sporting journey.

Hallum Went
Surf Boat Rower Hallum Went studying a Bachelor of Accounting (Commence) at USC Sunshine Coat
13 May 2020

HPSA Hallum Went talks about his sporting journey and how the HPSA program benefits him

Previous posts

Tenniele Botfield
BMX Rider Tenniele Botfield studying a BEd(Sec)/ BRecOutdoorEnvStudies at USC Sunshine Coast
29 Apr 2020

HPSA Tenniele Botfield talks about her sporting journey and why she chose to join the HPSA program

Emily Morcom
Surf Boat Rower Emily Morcom Commencing a Bachelor of Paramedic Science at USC Sunshine Coast
24 Apr 2020

HPSA Athlete Emily Morcom talks about her sporting journey and why she applied for the HPSA program

Mason Schremmer
Surfer Mason Schremmer studying a Bachelor of Business (Marketing) at USC Sunshine Coast
1 Apr 2020

HPSA Mason Schremmer talks about her sporting journey

Meet Chloe Gubecka Australian Dolphins Swimmer and dietetics student
24 Mar 2020

Chloe Gubecka is an 18-year old high performance student athlete on the Australian Dolphins Swim Team studying a Bachelor of Dietetics.

Katja Dedekind
Paralympic Spartan swimmer Katja Dedekind commencing Bachelor of Arts at USC Sunshine Coast
28 Feb 2020

HPSA Katja Dedekind talks about her sporting journey and how she chose her degree

Emily Marshall
Pole vaulter and cheerleader Emily Marschall studying a Bachelor of Biomedical Science at USC Sunshine Coast
30 Jan 2020

HPSA Emily Marschall talks about her sporting journey and how the HPSA program has helped her sporting goals

Hayley Maddick is 2019 NRL Touch Premiership Female Player of the Year
5 Nov 2019

Congratulations Hayley Maddick, NRL Touch Premiership Women's Player of the Year

Yolandie Weir wins silver at Australian Weightlifting titles
5 Nov 2019

Yolandie Weir is an Olympic Weightlifter, single Mum, business owner/ operator and full time student studying a Bachelor of Clinical Exercise Physiology at USC Sunshine Coast as part of the High Performance Student Athlete program.

Top level dreams for Rugby League player Thomas Rafter
29 Oct 2019

Thomas Rafter is currently studying a Bachelor of Education (Secondary) / Bachelor of Recreation and Outdoor Environmental Studies at USC Sunshine Coast.

Dahlas Rogers
High Performance Student Athlete Swimmer Dahlas Rogers studying a Diploma in Creative Industries at USC Sunshine Coast
28 Oct 2019

Dahlas Rogers (Diploma in Creative Industries) and a member of the USC Spartans Swim Club

Lucy Bowden
HPSA Triathlete Lucy Bowden: 'The process of creating something is just as important if not more important than the outcome'
20 Sep 2019

Lucy Bowden studying a Bachelor of Creative Industries and is a triathlete in the HPSA program

Elliot Brown
HPSA Skeleton Athlete Elliot Brown at the National Bobsleigh and Skeleton Testing Camp in Sydney
13 Sep 2019

Elliot Brown is studying a Bachelor of Paramedic Science and is a Skeleton athlete in the HPSA Program

Peace Proscovia
Lightning's Peace Proscovia in push to support Ugandan sport
5 Sep 2019

Sunshine Coast Lightning shooter Peace Proscovia helping run the sports kit drive for Uganda.