AU Sport Events

Australian University Games

Posted By Sports Development Officer

When: Sunday, 24 September 2017 06:00 PM
Until: Friday, 29 September 2017 08:00 PM
Where: Gold Coast, QLD
Description

The Australian University Games (AUG) is the largest annual multisport event held in Australia, involving over 8,000 participants from 42 universities. Dubbed as the “best experience of your uni life” the AUG is the perfect mix of a competitive inter-varsity sport and social activities.

When: 24 - 29 September
Where: Gold Coast, QLD
Athlete Registration Cost: $175 + $8 service fee ($145 + $8 service fee for martial arts)
Team Manager / Coach Registration Cost: $30 + $5 service fee
Opening Ceremony ticket: TBA
The Blacks Team Package: $425

Participants are responsible for their own flights

The Blacks Team Package payment due: 18/08/17
Registrations Close: 25/08/17. Registrations made after the cut off date will incur a $35 late fee.

Sports contested:
Athletics, AFL, Badminton, Baseball, Basketball, Beach Volleyball, Cricket, Cycling, Fencing, Futsal, Golf, Handball, Hockey, Judo, Kendo, Lawn Bowls, Netball, Rugby Union 7s, Sailing, Soccer, Softball, Squash, Swimming, Table Tennis, Taekwondo, Tennis, Tenpin Bowling, Touch, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball and Water Polo.

Financial Assistance
AU Sport provides financial assistance for Elite Athletes, Coaches, Managers, Media Personnel and Qualification Teams. For details on the Financial Assistant Plan, CLICK HERE to see if you qualify for assistance.

Selections
AUG selections are based on ability, to ensure that the strongest possible team is selected to represent the University and qualify for the AUG.

AU Sport follows the 'Adelaide University Sport AUS Events Selection Policy' for AUG selections, to ensure that the strongest possible team is selected to represent the University. Keep posted for policy link.

To register your interest as an athlete complete the Expression of Interest Form

To apply for Team Manager, Coach or Photographer position, please look at the position description and if interested submit your application detailing your experience, your motivations for going and what you would bring to the role by emailing unigames@theblacks.com.au. Applications close Friday 28 July.