Anthony • 15 mins

Edward and Phoebe York are both talented hockey players like their father, Michael York, who played for Australia at four Olympic Games, but their progress will always be centred around having fun above anything else. The pair are representing ACT at the 2017 Pacific School Games in Adelaide from December 3 – 9 as they […]

Olympic hockey champion Nova Peris has called on the more than 4000 students participating in the 2017 Pacific School Games to dream big and enjoy the journey of sport, just as she did as a schoolgirl. The 10th edition of the biggest multi-sport school competition for Australian and international students officially starts today at 5pm […]

With former participants including Ian Thorpe, Patty Mills, Cathy Freeman, Nova Peris and Cyril Rioli history suggests that Australia’s future sporting stars will be competing at the 2017 Pacific School Games. The list of students that have gone on from their Games experience to become sporting stars is a long one that also features swimmers […]

Australian women’s rugby sevens Olympic gold medallist Ellia Green is the prime example of what can follow participating at the Pacific School Games, where she represented Victoria in 2008 as a sprinter. Her message to the students competing at the 10th edition of the Games in Adelaide next week is simply to have fun and […]

The 2017 Pacific School Games will be a big gathering of talented young athletes competing hard for their state or country, but the most important thing for all students throughout the week is to have fun, says Anthony Koutoufides. Ahead of the 10th edition of the event to be staged in Adelaide from 3 – […]

Virgin Australia features in a strong trio of major sponsors including Adelaide Airport Limited and Festival Hire throwing their support behind the 2017 Pacific School Games in Adelaide. The trio will be supported by 2XU, City of West Torrens, City of Holdfast Bay and City of Adelaide at the 10th edition of the world’s best […]

South Australian two-time Olympic marathoner Jess Trengove was announced as one of the Games ambassadors for the 10th edition of the Pacific School Games at the University of Adelaide this morning, as the first of the participating countries and the Games anthem were unveiled. The marathon star and former Pacific School Games representative joined Minister […]