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Intervarsity sport

Represent USC Spartans

USC Sport selects individuals and teams to represent USC in a number of intervarsity events and competitions.

Australia’s largest university multi-sport event is the Unisport Australia Nationals run by UniSport Australia.
These events provide a fantastic opportunity to represent your university, meet people from all over Australia and make friendships that will last a life-time.

The teams representing University of the Sunshine Coast compete as the USC Spartans.

2022 Unisport Nationals

2022 Unisport Australia Nationals

24 -30 September 2022 Perth, Western Australia

Sports available for the USC Spartans to compete in:

  • Australian Rules (men and women)
  • Badminton (men & women)
  • Baseball (open)
  • Basketball (men & women)
  • Beach Volleyball (men & women pairs, mixed fours)
  • Cheer and Dance (womens & open)
  • Cycling (men and women)
  • Fencing (men and women)
  • Football (men and women)
  • Futsal (men and women)
  • Golf (men & women)
  • Handball (mixed)
  • Hockey (men and women)
  • Judo (men and women)
  • Kendo (men and women)
  • Lacrosse 5's (mixed)
  • Lawn Bowls (open)
  • Netball (women and mixed)
  • Rowing (men and women)
  • Rugby 7's (men and women)
  • Sailing (open)
  • Softball (women)
  • Squash (men and women singles and men and women teams)
  • Swimming (men & women)
  • Table Tennis (men and women)
  • Taekwondo (men and women)
  • Tennis (men and women)
  • Tenpin Bowling (open)
  • Touch (men, women and mixed)
  • Ultimate (mixed)
  • Volleyball (men and women)
  • Water Polo (men and women)

Trial Dates and Times:

Sport Date Time Location
To be confirmed.      
Unisport Nationals Championships

National Championships

UniSport Australia has a number of exciting national sporting events on offer each year. These stand-alone events give students the opportunity to compete at a highly competitive level.

Nationals Triathlon

Date: 11-13 March 2022
City/Town: Mooloolaba, QLD

Nationals 3x3 Basketball

Date: 20 - 22 April 
City/Town: Hobart, Tas

2021 Nationals Swimming

Date: 13-16 May 2021
City/Town: Sydney, NSW

Indigenous Nationals

Date: 26-30 June 2022
City/Town: Brisbane, QLD

Nationals Distance Running

Date: 18 September 2022
City/Town: Sydeny, NSW

Nationals Snow

Date: 4-8 September 2022
City/Town: Mt Buller, VIC

Nationals Surfing

Date: 12-14 July 2022
City/Town: Sunshine Coast, QLD

2021 Nationals T20 Cricket

Date: 1-5 August 2022
City/Town: Sunshine Coast, QLD

All dates are indicative

Other Intervarsity events

Intervarsity Clash 
26 March 2022
University of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba, QLD

  • 3x3 Basketball
  • Netball
  • Volleyball
  • Soccer 7s
  • Touch
  • Tennis

*Sports subject to change

Intervarsity Sport Bowl
28 May 2022
Griffith University, Mount Gravatt & Nathan Campuses, QLD

  • volleyball (men & womens)
  • Netball (womens and mixed)
  • Basketball 3x3 (womens and mens)
  • 5-a-side soccer (mens and womens)
  • Baseball (mixed)
  • Rugby League 9s (men & womens)
  • Touch (mixed and mens)
  • Tennis singles (mens & mixed)
  • Ultimate (mixed)
  • Lacrosse 5s (mixed)

*Sports subject to change

Thunder Premier League Netball (TPL)

Thunder Premier League (TPL)

University Basketball League (UBL)

University Basketball League (UBL)

How to get involved

  1. Register your interest via our online Expression of Interest Form;
  2. We will keep you up to date with any event or trial information;
  3. Confirm your selection in the team with the Spartan Team Leader. Spartan Team Leaders (STL) are students appointed to help manage and select teams to compete at intervarsity events. If your sport doesn't have a STL, you can register your interest to apply;
  4. Individual sports do not require trials, however you must meet the UniSport Australia qualification requirements;
  5. Pay fees by the due dates (fees vary per event) — due dates to be confirmed.

University Student Athlete Code of Conduct

The University Student Athlete Code of Conduct is applicable to all USC Sport events. By agreeing to participate in any USC Sport event, students are acknowledging that they are representing University of the Sunshine Coast.

USC Sport is proud of its image and reputation and will not tolerate the misbehaviour of individuals representing USC Sport and USC.

Become a Spartans Team Leader or Coach

USC Spartans are looking for passionate and talented individuals to apply to be team leaders and coaches for Unisport Nationals & intervarsity events.