UniSport Australia is the peak governing body for university sport in Australia. Working closely with its members, state and national sporting organisations, UniSport Australia operates regional, national and international sporting competitions. These events cover over forty sports in championship and games format, including the prestigious UniSport Nationals, and the very popular Australian University Championships.
UniSA Sport co-hosts the annual SA Challenge
, an intervarsity sports tournament where UniSA students compete against cross-town rivals the University of Adelaide and Flinders University in multiple sports during Study Period 2. The event is endorsed by UniSport Australia.
Each year UniSA Sport sends students interstate to compete in the UniSport Nationals. With a focus on performance, student athletes from 42 Australian Universities compete in multiple team and individual sports for Nationals gold. In addition to these events, students can also compete and represent UniSA and Australia at the World University Games, pending qualification.
The 2020 UniSport Nationals event was due to be held in Perth in September/October, however has been postponed due to COVID-19. Click on the 'Event Details' tile below to view the list of sports teams for which UniSA students are recruited. Various standalone events are scheduled for separate dates throughout the year; click on the 'Standalone Events' tile below to view the UniSport Australia 2020 Event Calendar (noting that all standalone events scheduled for April, May & June have been postponed).
UniSport Nationals Sports
Athletics, Badminton, Basketball, Beach Volleyball, Cycling, Fencing, Futsal, Golf, Handball, Hockey, Judo, Kendo, Lacrosse, League of Legends, Netball, Rowing, Soccer, Squash, Table Tennis, Taekwondo, Tennis, Touch Football, T20 Cricket, Triathlon, Ultimate Frisbee & Volleyball.
2020 Online Intervarsity Events
UniSport Australia is delivering online intervarsity events to engage students across Australia given the postponement of 2020 UniSport Nationals. The Online Cycle Series, Esports Championships and Virtual Distance Running Championships have all concluded but watch this space to find out how you can represent Team UniSA in future online events.
For a full list of UniSport Championship events please visit the UniSport Australia
website. If any of these sports are of interest to you, and you meet the required entry standards and UniSA Sport selection guidelines, please feel free to contact UniSA Sport.