Western Australian Institute of Sport investigation

… a group of 20 former WAIS gymnasts who have signed a joint submission to the Australian Human Rights Commission’s review of gymnastics culture in Australia currently underway. …

The Western Australian Institute of Sport shut down its women’s artistic gymnastics program at the end of 2016 after 28 years, following a review that prioritised WA’s contribution “to Australia’s international sporting success”.

Highland Sun

Mary-Anne Monckton and many other gymnasts and coaches have been interviewed.

I visited WAIS in Perth in the 1990s. At the time it was considered one of the top high performance programs in the world.

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Rick Mc

Career gymnastics coach who loves the outdoors, and the internet.

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