Ten University of Canberra students awarded Eldon and Anne Foote sporting scholarships

  The pressures associated with being an elite sportsperson while studying and working have the potential to impact on performance, in the pursuit of sporting excellence and academic achievements.   The University of Canberra, regarded as one of Australia’s leading sports universities, has over 130 students identified under the National Elite Athlete program, which allows …

UC elite triathlete, Penny Slater, receives nomination for CBR Athlete of The Year

  After a year consisting of 20 races all over the world, Penny Slater has received a prestigious nomination for the CBR Athlete of The Year in Women’s Sport.   Slater is a 22-year-old off-road triathlete who is currently undertaking a degree in education at the University of Canberra.   Off-road triathlon consists of a …