Eastern University Games

Eastern University Games

Eastern University Games 2015

Newcastle, NSW (2 - 6 July 2017)

Over 3500 competitors from NSW and ACT Universities will travel to Newcastle for the Eastern University Games in 2017. The EUG will offer over 15 Sports with the competition offering 4 days of sporting competition. Many teams will need to battle it out at this competition in order to qualify for places at the Australian University Games later in the year. 

EUG Information
Event Dates Sunday 2 July - Thursday 6 July 2017
Event Location Newcastle, NSW
Individual Sport Application Forms Due 30 April 2017
Team Training (6 weeks) TBC
Departure Function (compulsory event) TBC
Team Sports

Basketball, Football, Futsal, Hockey, Netball,
Oz Tag, Touch & Ultimate Mixed

Individual Sports Badminton, Squash, Tennis, Volleyball, Table Tennis
Team Selections TBC

Cost

TBC


Trials & Selections

Trials for team sports will be conducted in March 2017. Trial dates and times will be available late February.

In order to be considered for an EUG Individual Sport a student must complete an “Individual Sports Application Form” below.

Team Trials run from 6 March to 1 April

SPORT:

DIVISION:

SELECTIONS

LOCATION

Badminton

Men and Women

Complete “Individual Sport Application Form” prior to 29 April  www.campuslife.mq.edu.au/unisport

TBA

Basketball

Men

Trial 1- Tuesday 7 March 6.00pm – 8:00pm

Trial 2- Thursday 16 March 7:00am – 9:00am

Macquarie University Sports Hall

 

Women

Trial 1- Tuesday 7 March 6.00pm – 8:00pm

Trial 2- Thursday 16 March 7:00am – 9:00am

Macquarie University Sports Hall

Football

Men

Trial 1- Tuesday 7 March 6.00pm – 7:30pm

Trial 2- Thursday 16 March 10:30am – 11:30am

Macquarie University Sport Fields

University Oval

 

Women

Trial 1- Tuesday 7 March 7:30pm – 9:00pm

Trial 2- Thursday 16 March 12:00am – 1:00pm

Macquarie University Sport Fields

University Oval

Futsal

Men

Trial 1- Friday 10 March- part of social session

Trial 2- Tuesday 21 March 8:00am – 10:00am

Macquarie University Sports Hall

 

Women

Trial 1- Friday 10 March- part of social session

Trial 2- Tuesday 21 March 8:00am – 10:00am

Macquarie University Sports Hall

Hockey

Men

Trial 1- Friday 10 March 12:00pm – 1:30pm

Trial 2- Thursday 16 March 10:00am – 11:30am

Ryde Hockey Fields

 

Women

Trial 1- Friday 10 March 12:00pm – 1:30pm

Trial 2- Thursday 16 March 10:00am – 11:30am

Ryde Hockey Fields

Netball

Women and Mixed

Trial 1- Friday 24 March 7:00am - 8.30am

Trial 2- Friday 31 March 7:00am - 8.30am

Macquarie University Sports Hall

Oz Tag

Men

Trial 1- Wednesday 8 March 4:00pm – 6:00pm

Trial 2- Friday 10 March 2:00pm – 4:00pm

Trial 3- TBC if applicable

Macquarie University Sport Fields

University Oval

 

Mixed

Trial 1- Wednesday 8 March 4:00pm – 6:00pm

Trial 2- Friday 10 March 4:30pm – 6:30pm

Trial 3- TBC if applicable

Macquarie University Sport Fields

Gwilliam Oval

Squash

Men and Women

Complete ‘Individual Sport Application Form’ prior to 29 April  www.campuslife.mq.edu.au/unisport

TBA

Tennis

Men and Women

Complete ‘Individual Sport Application’ Form prior to 29 April  www.campuslife.mq.edu.au/unisport

TBA

Touch

Football

Men

Trial 1- Tuesday 7 March 5.00pm - 6.30pm

Trial 2- Thursday 15 March 5.00pm - 6.30pm

Trial 3-  Wednesday 22 March 5.00pm - 6.30pm IO

Macquarie University Sport Fields

University Oval

 

Women

Trial 1- Tuesday 7 March 5.00pm - 6.30pm

Trial 2- Thursday 15 March 5.00pm - 6.30pm

Trial 3-  Wednesday 22 March 5.00pm - 6.30pm IO

Macquarie University Sport Fields

University Oval

Ultimate Frisbee

Mixed

Trial 1- Thursday 16 March 5.00pm-6.30pm

Trial 2-  Sunday 26 March 3:00pm - 5.30pm

Macquarie University Sport Fields

Northern Oval

Volleyball

Mixed

Trial 1 – Friday 10 March 2:00pm – 4:00pm

Trial 2 – Monday 13 March 1:00pm – 3:00pm

Macquarie University Rec Hall


Individual Sports Application Form

2017 Results

TBC

2016 University Captains


Name: Hannah Dodd
Nickname: HDodd
Sport: Touch Football
Age: 21
Course: Bachelor of Science-Psychology
Most admired athlete: Sally Pearson
One port you would love to try? I would love to try rowing, I think it would be challenging and great fitness and it is very different from the sports I normally play.
Favourite sporting moment? Being selected for Green and Gold team at Australian University Games for Touch Football in 2015
Career Aspirations: To be a Sports Psychologist
How Many UniGames have you been to? I have been to 3 Uni Games, Wollongong will be my 4th.
Why UniGames? It is a good way to get involved in programs around the university. You make amazing friends from uni that you can keep with you during the duration of your degree. It has also allowed me to grow as a leader and given me opportunity to take on new roles and utilised what I have learnt.
Favourite sports movie: The Waterboy
Best program/class you have done at MQ Sport and Aquatic Centre? Pilates


 

Name: Owen Logan
Nickname: Loags
Sport: Men's Hockey
Age: 22
Course: Mechanical Engineering and Economics
Most admired athlete: David Pocock, one of the hardest working and modest rugby players around.
One sport I'd love to try: Scuba diving or Muay Thai.
Favourite sporting moment: Our Macquarie Mens first grade team winning a third consecutive major premiership in the Sydney hockey competition.
Career Aspirations: Large scale project management of energy systems.
Number of uni games attended: 5
Why uni games: What's better than going away for a week with mates playing the sport you love after an intense uni semester!
Favourite sports movie: The Blind Side
Best MQ program: Social touch footy on a Wednesday nights to keep fit in the off season

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