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A strategic path to success

After being inducted into the Hockey Australia Hall of Fame, Lachlan Dreher shares the importance of strategy, detachment and a sense of fun.

An Old Melburnian at the top of his game

Pat O'Hara Wood won the Australian Open in 1923. Here, Year 10 student Thomas Amarasekara showcases his life.

Sport shorts

A summary of recent sporting achievements by students and Old Melburnians.

Rowing success

Congratulations to our rowers - past and present - on their continued success.

Family and community drive Geelong star’s success

Geelong full-forward Tom Hawkins knows success comes in many forms, and that behind each achievement is the effort of a whole community.

A Paralympian’s insights on perseverance

After trying numerous options at Melbourne Grammar, Paralympian James Millar decided skiing would be his sport, and went on to represent his country.

Congratulations to our Winter Olympians

Three Old Melburnians represented Australia at the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics.

The passion and persistence of our fifth Gold Medallist

“My Olympic dream came to life at Grimwade,” says Jessica Morrison, who has faced multiple setbacks on her path to a Gold Medal.

Good luck!

We hope you enjoy these messages of support for our Old Melburnian 2021 Olympians created by Grimwade House students. For Jessica For Tim For Henry

Recognising our community of world champions

We celebrate the numerous Old Melburnians who have reached world championship status outside the Olympic Games.