The Australian Transplant Games are held every two years. The Games provide the living proof of the success of transplantation. They also encourage all Australians to discuss organ and tissue donation with their families.
Many transplant recipients use the Games as motivation to a greater end goal. While setting various health and fitness targets along the way as they train.
The Australian Transplant Games is the country’s largest awareness activity for organ and tissue donation. Transplant Australia boasts an enviable record of influencing public understanding of organ and tissue donation through the staging of the Australian Transplant Games.
Thereafter, the Australian Transplant Games have been held every two years in different cities of Australia.
The Games cover a multitude of sports and recreational activities. This gives individuals the opportunity to try sports they have not participated in before. Such as badminton, golf, swimming, sudoku, darts, table tennis, cycling, and many more!
The spirit of the Australian Transplant Games is to encourage individuals to be involved in a sporting competition and to maintain a healthy lifestyle. Many competitors previously may not have been able to engage in any sort of sporting activity due to their illness. The quality and determination of competitors have led to many participants being selected to represent Australia at the World Transplant Games!