Target group: Grades 5-6 

Focus areas: Physical Health and STEM Enquiry

Engaging year 5 and 6 students in the science, maths, technology and health of Australian Rules football, the BioCATS program has been delivered to more than 14,000 students since inception in 2012. 

The free full-day program delivered from the Deakin Cats Community Centre provides students and teachers with an opportunity to experience a day in the life of an elite athlete through GPS data tracking and analysis, the skill of handballing and the importance of nutrition and hydration and the benefits that come from sports participation.

Ambassadors: Patrick Dangerfield, Maddy Keryk

BioCATS is a partnership program between the BioLAB, The Victorian BioScience Education Centre, SEDA and the Geelong Cats with special thanks to Bisinella.  

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