RAC 2016 Western Australian Sports Star of the Year Awards

Tuesday, 13 December 2016

Gun WA amateur Curtis Luck will confront the daunting move to professional ranks after capping off a remarkable season by being named The West Australian-RAC Sports Star of the Year on Monday night.

3x3 World Uni Championships Wrap up

Monday, 28 November 2016

After going Down to Mongolia in a semi-final show down, in the last day of pool rounds, Team Australia (Team UWA) has finished up in sixth place at the 2016 FISU World 3x3 Basketball University Championships.

Day Three: FISU World 3x3 University Championships

Wednesday, 23 November 2016

In day two of play at the FISU World University 3x3 Basketball championships, Team UWA, (representing Australia) have defeated China in their first game of the day, before going down to France in their second.

UWA Torpedoes nominated in the 2016 RAC WA Sports Star Awards

Wednesday, 23 November 2016

The RAC WA Sports Star Awards enable the Western Australian community to recognise excellence in sport and celebrate the achievements of WA sportspeople.

Day One: FISU World University 3x3 Basketball Championships

Tuesday, 22 November 2016

In day one of play at the 2016 World University 3x3 Basketball Championships, Australia have come away with a mixed bag of results.

UWA mens basketball 3x3 team gear up for day one of competition in China

Monday, 21 November 2016

Team Australian (comprising of The University of Monash’s Women’s Basketball team and the University of Western Australia men’s baseball team) have met up ahead of the first day of competition at the 2016 FISU World Uni 3 on 3 Basketball Championships!

Humans of UWA Sport

Friday, 18 November 2016

This is Riznaldi. Riznaldi was just awarded a Hadi Soesastro Prize! Presented by Foreign Minister, The Hon Julie Bishop MP, the awards support Indonesian academics who are completing their doctorates in Australia & aim to develop young leaders & promote education links between the two countries. Only two prizes are awarded each year.

UWA to Represent Australia at the 2016 FISU World University 3x3 Basketball Championships

Wednesday, 16 November 2016

After a gold winning performance at the 2016 Australian University Championships, The University of Western Australia’s men’s basketball team have been invited by the International University Sports Federation (FISU) to represent Australia at the 2016 FISU World University 3x3 Basketball Championships held in Xiamen from the 21– 24November

2016 UWA Staff Sports Day

Tuesday, 15 November 2016

The campus was quiet, with no students around; staff came in droves from all over the grounds.

As the clock struck twelve, and festivities began, it was time for the fun run - staff walked, skipped and ran.

With a quick lunch from Uni club, the faculties murmured, that each was the one who was the most learn-ed.

As the sun shone upon us and the teams played on,before we knew it the day was gone.

Fair go at sport for all.

Monday, 14 November 2016


Pilbara doctor and founder of the not-for-profit Fair Game, John Van Bockxmeer is using recycled sporting equipment as a means to end health inequality.

WA legend retires from national team

Tuesday, 8 November 2016

Fergus Kavanagh calls time on a glittering international hockey career

UWA Alumni, and Western Australian hockey legend Fergus Kavanagh has today (Tuesday) announced his retirement from the Australian national hockey team.

The Kookaburras star has called time on a glittering 231-game playing career which saw him win two Olympic Games bronze medals, two World Cup titles, two Commonwealth Games gold medals, a World League title and five Champions Trophies. 

UWA City Beach Water polo dominate selections for AIS Camp.

Tuesday, 8 November 2016

UWA City Beach Water polo have dominated the selection pool for the "Born in 1999 AIS Selection Training Camp," with four members of the club selected to train with the squad.

Recreate Pre- Christmas courses start next week!

Monday, 7 November 2016

Recreate Pre Christmas break courses start Monday 14 November, and are running for five weeks, before our Summer Break seven-week courses are back!

The 2016 Summer Social Sport league is now taking registrations!

Monday, 7 November 2016

UWA Sport will be running a Social Sport Summer League over the uni break, with several great sports on offer!

With all registrations now online, there’s never been an easier time to sign up. 

Alex Milligan takes out UWA Sport Star of the Year.

Monday, 7 November 2016

At last week’s 2016 UWA Sport Awards – held at Perth Arena, the university presented the 2016 Sport Star of the Year Award to UWA West Coast Swim Club member, Alex Milligan.

WA Olympic swimmer Blair Evans stuns in Funkita swimwear

Monday, 7 November 2016

BEING sore is nothing new for WA swimmer Blair Evans.

After all, the dual Olympian has spent most of her life competing and training at an elite level. But a post-Rio stint modelling for Funkita Swimwear, including a shoot in Queensland, has introduced her to a different kind of workout.

UWA Staff Sports Fun Day is coming!

Thursday, 3 November 2016

Pull out your active wear because the UWA Staff Sports Day is less than a month away.

2016 World Athletics Masters

Wednesday, 2 November 2016

The 2016 World Athletics Masters are on in Perth this week, beginning last Wednesday 26 October and running until Sunday 6 November 2016, the competition will see over 4,000 athletes and 3,000 supporters in attendance.  

UWA Sport Athletes Recognised at the UWA Sport Awards

Wednesday, 2 November 2016

The annual UWA Sport Awards were held last Thursday 27 October at the Reveley Room – Perth Arena.


The awards celebrate the achievements of past and present students, including the announcement of the prestigious Blues and Half Blues. The award categories recognise outstanding sporting performance and service by individuals, teams, and clubs across UWA. 


UWA Hockey Club well represented at the 2016 Australian Women’s Hockey Masters

Wednesday, 2 November 2016

Congratulations to the Western Australian Masters women’s hockey team who last week beat NSW 1-0 to win gold at the Australian Women’s Hockey Masters for the first time since 2008.

Several of the players are UWA Alumni, and previous members of our UWA Hockey Club and many currently play for UWA Associates.

Congratulations to all team members.

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