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Patrick Rebakis
Nov 30, 2017

ACU Cheer Melbourne Secure Second at Nationals

Nov 30, 2017 by Patrick Rebakis

Congratulations to ACU Cheer Melbourne who's two teams came 2nd at AASCF 2017 NATIONALS Championship on the weekend! 🏆📣 ACU's teams placed 2nd in Coed University level 1 & 2 and both teams received ZERO deductions for their routine! There were over 10,000 competitors at Nationals and 99 university teams so it's a huge credit to the teams for coming 2nd! #TeamACU #Cheertastic

Patrick Rebakis
Nov 24, 2017

ACU Elite Athletes Take Another Opportunity in Rome, Italy

Nov 24, 2017 by Patrick Rebakis

ACU’s Elite Athlete and Performer Program (EAPP) is using Australian Catholic University’s unique multiple campuses to broaden the academic and athletic horizons for its elite student athletes and performers internationally. In January 2018, the ACU Rome Centre will host two EAPP water polo players as they undertake further academic studies. ACU students will be able to train intensively with Italian National League Water Polo Club, SIS Roma, coached by the legendary Pierluigi Formiconi. Th...

Patrick Rebakis
Nov 9, 2017

Elite Athlete and Performer Program Dinner

Nov 9, 2017 by Patrick Rebakis

On Wednesday 1 November Professor Anne Cummins hosted the inaugural Elite Athlete and Performer Program (EAPP) Dinner in North Sydney to acknowledge the outstanding achievements of some of our young elite athletes and performers. The intimate gathering of eighteen guests included ACU Chancellor the Honourable John Fahey, Vice-Chancellor and President Professor Greg Craven, World University Games Silver medallist Alysha Burnett, National Road Series Cyclist Sascha Bondarenko-Edwards and the t...

Patrick Rebakis
Nov 1, 2017

Melbourne Reclaim Inter-Campus Cup

Nov 1, 2017 by Patrick Rebakis

Melbourne has claimed back the annual Inter-Campus Cup in a thrilling day of sport hosted just outside of Ballarat. About fifty students from ACU’s two Victorian campuses came together on the 28th October to play Netball, Ultimate Frisbee and AFL in what was an enjoyable day of sport. This year the Melbourne campus rightfully took back what had been theirs for twelve years, after Ballarat claimed their first and only cup win in 2016. This year was vastly different to the year before, with th...