UWA helping the Western Force battle Jet Lag

Monday, 6 February 2017

Researchers from the Centre for Sleep Science at The University of Western Australia are using novel technology to help the Western Force rugby union team reduce the effects of long-distance travel and optimise their performance in the upcoming Super Rugby competition.

Miracle on City Beach as woman who had no pulse for 20 minutes is saved by surf lifesavers

Monday, 6 February 2017

A WA woman who had no pulse for almost 20 minutes after suffering a suspected heart attack on City Beach was brought back from the dead by two surf lifesavers (including UWA Sport Recreate instructor Nick Wagstaff) now hailed as heroes.

Lifeguards and volunteer surf lifesavers Nick Wagstaff, 22, and Blair Redfern, 26, said they refused to give up on the 66-year-old Perth woman during the marathon CPR and resuscitation effort.

Semi-Final pairings go down to the wire at Warren Jones International Youth Regatta

Friday, 3 February 2017

The semi-final placings went down to the wire at the 2017 Warren Jones International Youth Regatta. Racing started on time at 1230hrs on the now familiar shifty Easterly course in 5 - 8 knots with streaky puffs and plenty of taxing shifts. Late in the afternoon the breeze did shift into the South allowing for the more traditional longer course with fewer boundary issues.

However the game has moved up a gear and it was the boat handling and tactical nous of these young match race teams that was the difference between a semi-final place and an early ride home.

UWA Judo Club host high profile International Judoka Competitor

Wednesday, 18 January 2017

Ryutaro Goto, a high profile International Judo competitor from Japan is currently in Perth for 10 days as part of an ongoing informal exchange between Keio University Judo Club and UWA Judo Club.

Preparation key for reigning premier Torpedoes on the road

Thursday, 12 January 2017

STARTING on the road with the first 11 games as defending Men’s National Water Polo League premiers will provide quite the challenge for the UWA Torpedoes, but title winning captain Luke Quinlivan is confident good away form can set up the season quite nicely.

Professor Anderson with West Coast Fever players

Fever shoots for success with UWA partnership

Monday, 9 January 2017

The University of Western Australia has been announced as a new major Partner of West Coast Fever Australian netball team.

WAFDA Awards see UWA Ultimate Club dominating the 2016 season.

Tuesday, 20 December 2016

WA Ultimate hosted the 2016 WAFDA Awards Sunday 18th December at the North Fremantle Bowls Club.

UWA Sport cleans up at the 2016 Australian University Sport Awards

Monday, 19 December 2016

UWA has taken out two awards in the 2016 University Sports Awards announced earlier this month. 

New Recreate Short Courses – this summer break!

Thursday, 15 December 2016

The sun is shining, the campus is peaceful – and Recreate short courses are back for another Summer Break season!

UWA Teen Sport and Outdoor Week

Thursday, 15 December 2016

Forget high school these holidays and head straight to Uni!

UWA Sport Christmas Hours

Thursday, 15 December 2016

Member Notice

The Recreation and Fitness Centre will be closed from Saturday 24 December 2016 and will be reopening on Tuesday 3 January 2017.