The University of Waikato Basketball Club
Newly formed in 2016, The University of Waikato Basketball club was established to enhance the basketball opportunities for students at the University of Waikato. Now open to both students and community members, the club is quickly growing in numbers.
Catering for both competitive and social players, the club entered seven teams into the Waikato Basketball Men’s and Mixed Leagues in 2017 which started in June.
All teams have their weekly training sessions at the Faculty of Education (FOE) Gym or UniRec Sports Hall.
- Men's A Trials are on Wednesday 2nd May from 4-6pm
- Men's B Trials are on Wednesday 9th May from 4-6pm
- Men's C Trials are on Wednesday 16th May from 4-6pm
- Men's D Trials are on Wednesday 23rd May from 4-6pm
- Women's A Trials are on Friday 11th May from 7-8pm
- Women's B Trials are on Friday 18th May from 7-8pm
All Basketball trials are held in the Sports Hall at UniRec.
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The University of Waikato Basketball Club is a member of University of Waikato Sports Clubs (UWSC)
UTSNZ National Tertiary 3x3 Basketball Championships
University of Waikato students have the opportunity to represent Team Waikato at the University and Tertiary Sport NZ (UTSNZ) National Tertiary 3x3 Basketball Championships, a pathway tournament to the World University 3x3 Championship League.
Held in Christchurch on April 8 2018.
In 2017 the UoW men's team placed 3rd, and the UoW women's team placed 4th overall.
UTSNZ National Tertiary 5x5 Basketball Championships
Join Team Waikato and represent the University of Waikato at the UTSNZ National Tertiary 5x5 Basketball Championships held in Auckland on 21-23 September 2018.
You can register your interest by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org
UniRec, the University of Waikato's on-campus fitness and recreation centre, offers free drop-in basketball each week. All equipment is provided - just drop in and play. Ask UniRec reception for more information.