UC Sport’s Semester 2 O-Week lineup – 3×3 tournament, eSports and more

 

Semester 2 O-Week is pencilled in for the 29 July –4 August and UC Sport has prepped a lineup of events including the return of an E-Sports Tournament and a new 3×3 Basketball Tournament.

Monday 29 July

Come and Try Goalball

Have you ever wanted to test your skills when your vision is taken away?

As part of the Paralympic sport program, Goalball is a sport for those with low or no vision. With the help of Goalball NSW, UC Sport is offering all students, vision impaired or not, the opportunity to try their hand at this fast-paced sport.

  • When: 3-4pm
  • Where: Basketball courts, Building 4, University of Canberra
  • Cost: FREE
  • Registration: N/A – just turn up ready to play

 

Tuesday 30th July

eSports Tournament

UC Sport is bringing back its O-Week League of Legends tournament and is looking for players to compete. Whether you have an established team or wish to enter as an individual, register for free for the opportunity to win some great prizes.

We also encourage people to come by and watch the tournament if playing isn’t your thing.

  • When: 1-4pm
  • Where: UC Refectory, Building 1, University of Canberra
  • Cost: FREE
  • Registration: click here

 

Table Tennis Tournament

If you fancy yourself a handy table tennis player, then this tournament is for you. Co-hosted by the UC Table Tennis Club, this event will offer players at all levels the opportunity to participate with great prizes up for grabs.

  • When: 1-3pm
  • Where: UC Refectory, Building 1, University of Canberra
  • Cost: FREE
  • Registration: N/A – just turn up ready to play

 

Thursday 1 August

3×3 Basketball Tournament

For all the ballers who call UC home, this one is for you. Working with the UC Capitals, UC Sport will be bringing a drop in 3×3 court into the Refectory for the ultimate afternoon of basketball. Register a team of 3-4 for $5 for your chance to play on this unique show court and ultimately take home the title.

  • When: 10am – 3pm
  • Where: UC Refectory, Building 1, University of Canberra
  • Cost: $5 per team
  • Registration: click here

 

Saturday 3 August

International Student Sports Day

On the 3rd of August, Intervarsity sport is returning to Canberra, with the first International Student Sports day to be played against UC, ANU and Western Sydney University.

The sports that will be played at the International Student Sports Day include:

  • Men’s and Women’s Futsal
  • Men’s and Women’s Basketball
  • Open Table Tennis
  • Open Badminton

 

This event is FREE and is an opportunity for both our domestic and international students to step outside of their comfort zone and meet new people while getting physically active.

  • When: All day
  • Where: ANU sports courts
  • Cost: FREE
  • Registration: Email tameka.collins@canbera.edu.au