Alumni News – Congratulations Tristan
16th Aug 2017
Congratulations to Tristan Robinson (YG 2012) who has been selected by Athletics Australia to represent his country in the upcoming World University Games as a member of the 4×400 men’s relay team. Tristan is one of 47 athletes in the “Uniroos” Track and Field team heading to Tapei, Taiwan this week.
The World University Games are the second largest international athletic event, larger even than the Commonwealth Games, and features more than 20,000 athletes from 170 countries.
In July of 2016, Tristan won the Bronze medal in the 400m at the Oceania Melanesian Championships held in Fiji. He then went on to win the Australian University Games 400m title in Perth last October representing the University of Melbourne.
Meanwhile, Tristan continues to study his Masters in Electrical Engineering at The University of Melbourne.