Sports Competitions - UC Sport - University of Canterbury - New Zealand

Sport Competitions

Have some fun and stay active by getting involved in one of UC Sport's Sport Competitions

All games are scheduled during term time only, and are held at either the UC RecCentre (online maps) or Ilam Fields (online maps)

For the latest sport competition news, updates and draws like the UC Sport Competitions Facebook Page

Tertiary Sport

  • Competitive inter-tertiary sport hosted by University and Tertiary Sport New Zealand.
  • National Championships held for a range of sports, with some leading to opportunity for international opportunities.
  • Points from each championship go towards an overall winning tertiary institution.
  • Player registrations are open to all UC students.

Social Sport Competitions

  • For UC Students only (FREE)
  • Held on weekday afternoons and evenings during term time
  • 30-50min supervised team games played under modified rules
  • Sports: Basketball, Cricket, Futsal, Netball, Ultimate, and Volleyball

Drop-in Sports

  • Sports: Badminton

UC Sport Leagues

  • Open to UC Students and the public
  • Played on weekday evenings, or during the weekend
  • Full games are officiated by qualified referees according to national rules
  • Sports: Basketball, Football, Netball, Touch and Ultimate

Interhall Sports Competition

Students residing in Bishop Julius, College House, Rochester and Rutherford, and University Hall compete in 10 different sporting events over the course of the year to determine a Men's, Women's and Overall Champion Hall.