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 …

Five UC athletes to compete at the 2019 Summer Universiade Games

Five University of Canberra athletes will compete in the 2019 Summer Universiade Games to be held over two weeks in July in Naples, Italy.   The Universiade Games is the largest multi-sport international tournament outside the Olympic Games and features almost 10,000 student athletes across 18 disciplines from around the world.   It will be …

Ten University of Canberra students awarded Eldon and Anne Foote sporting scholarships

  The pressures associated with being an elite sportsperson while studying and working have the potential to impact on performance, in the pursuit of sporting excellence and academic achievements.   The University of Canberra, regarded as one of Australia’s leading sports universities, has over 130 students identified under the National Elite Athlete program, which allows …

Brumbies receive funding to build female changing and bathroom facilities on UC campus

The Brumbies women’s team will soon have changeroom and bathroom amenities at the University of Canberra-based training ground as the government today announced a $200,000 investment.   The Brumbies Super W team have been training at UC since their inception two years ago but have not had the same facilities as the men’s team to …

UC to receive funding to build five 3×3 basketball courts on campus

The University of Canberra will receive over $200 thousand as part of a government sporting grant to help build five 3×3 basketball courts on campus.   The 3×3 basketball courts will provide students, staff and the local community with the facilities to be active and participate in a growing sport on campus both recreationally and …