The University of Waikato Sport team proudly manage Social Sport. Taking place on the University of Waikato’s beautiful and vibrant campus, Social Sport is Hamilton’s premier social competition, providing mixed Indoor and Outdoor leagues all year round.

With tonnes of sports on offer, including Futsal, Basketball, Netball, Touch & Football. Social Sport caters for all levels – from newbies to superstars.

Visit the Social Sport website to enter your team.


Enter a student team into social netball, basketball or volleyball. Register as an individual or team. Check out the details on the Tauranga Sport page.

Now hiring

We are looking for motivated and reliable individuals to join our friendly umpiring/refereeing team in Hamilton. You will be responsible for the running and officiating of indoor netball, basketball or futsal, ensuring games are run smoothly and in an unbiased manner to maximise participants’ involvement and enjoyment.

Who are we looking for?

  • Someone with sound knowledge of netball, basketball or football rules
  • Someone with experience in netball umpiring, basketball or football refereeing

To be successful in this role you will need a confident netball umpire, basketball referee or futsal referee, have strong communication skills, be reliable and have good time management skills.

Please email your CV and cover letter to uowsport@waikato.ac.nz