News from the Queensland Academy of Sport

Huni makes history

28 Oct 2020

Queensland Academy of Sport scholarship holder Justis Huni has become the first Australian boxer to win a title belt in their professional debut.

QAS celebrates one year to go

24 Jul 2020

With thanks to the Queensland Olympic Council (QOC), the Queensland Academy of Sport (QAS) today celebrated one year to go until the Tokyo 2021 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Australian Rollers Squad announced for 2021 Tokyo Paralympics

09 Jul 2020

Basketball Australia has announced 7 Queenslanders among the athletes selected on the Australian Rollers squad for the 2021 Paralympic Games in Tokyo.

Mat Belcher celebrates 20 years with QAS

01 Jul 2020

Since joining the Queensland Academy of Sport (QAS) at just 18 years old, Mat Belcher has gone on to become Australia's most successful sailor and one of the country's most decorated athletes.

Celebrating Olympic Day!

23 Jun 2020

Olympic Day was first celebrated on 23 June 1948 and has since been marked on calendars as a day of international celebration of the Olympic Movement.

Queenslanders recognised in Queen's Birthday Honours List

12 Jun 2020

Queensland's Simon Patmore (para snowboarding), Renita Garard (hockey) and Miles Stewart (triathlon) have been recognised for their achievements and commitment to sport in the Queen's Birthday Honours List.

Boost Your Healthy

02 May 2020

Health and Wellbeing Queensland have launched the Boost Your Healthy campaign as part of the Queensland Government's co-ordinated response to COVID-19.


01 May 2020

QAS athletes helping Queensland kids learn from home.