Fisher Shield Tsv

The Fisher Shield is a year long inter-college sporting competition in Townsville for JCU residential students only. This competition has been running for over 45 years and is JCU’s most prestigious sporting competition. It comprises of 10 sports; 5 in each semester, and is the ultimate case for bragging rights on campus!

The Fisher Shield competition comes to an exciting finish at JCU Sports Awards, where the winners of the men’s and women’s competitions are announced, as well as the crowning of Fisher Shield Champions for the year.


Cost is $15 per sport, and you MUST be an SA+ member to be eligible.

Get Involved

Each college has a male and female sports rep, so to get involved see them or pop into the JCU Sport office in the GYM, contact us on 4781 5932 or email [email protected].

Colleges involved

  • University Hall
  • John Flynn
  • George Roberts
  • Rotary and Western Courts (RAW)
  • St Pauls and St Raphael’s (Saints)

Sports played

Semester 1

  • Swimming Carnival
  • Water Polo
  • Rugby Union
  • Basketball
  • Athletics

Semester 2

  • Netball
  • Cross Country
  • Touch Football
  • Soccer
  • Volleyball

The James Cook University Student Association works closely with the James Cook University. Please visit to find out more.