Townsville Interfaculty Sport

Semester 2 - 2020

Interfaculty sport is a FREE sports program where students are eligible to play to represent their enrolled faculty. 

This semester we have Basketball, Mens Rugby League and Women's Netball.

To sign up for any of the Interfaculty sports this semester, contact your faculty sports representative or feel free to email [email protected]

Basketball 

The Interfaculty Basketball competition will kick off on Tuesday 11th August 2020. It will run over 2 weeks on Tuesday and Thursday nights. Anyone who is keen on playing basketball, sign up with your faculty sports reps as soon as you can! Science/Nursing/Engineering are the reigning champions, who is going to take it out this year?

  • COVIDSafe App: We recommend the use of the Australian Gov COVIDSafe App.
  • Complete the COVID-19 Sport and Recreation Induction Record checklist: Form 338
  • Sick? Do not play!: If you have any symptoms of illness including, but not limited to, running nose, coughing, Flu symptoms or nausea please do not come and play.
  • Get in play and get out: Please ensure you arrive just in time to quickly check in for your match. Please don’t arrive early and congregate around the courts. Match times are available on the “JCUSA Sport Townsville” Facebook page so you should be well-aware of when to arrive.
  • Check in and keep your distance: Do not crowd the check in desk; form a socially spaced line and follow any signed instructions on the ground or verbally set out by staff. Playing teams only on the courts and inside the court fence-line. Once you have checked in please keep your distance from others until it’s time to play.
  • No crowds: Do not stay after your match to spectate. Please do not bring spectators with you to the matches. The JCUSA staff and sport reps will do their best to live stream or provide text updates of the score for all matches. Keep close to the JCUSA Sport Facebook pages for more details. 
  • Wash thoroughly and sanitise before and after play: Please shower and wash yourself thoroughly before, and immediately after play. Ensure you utilise the hand sanitizer available at the desk and apply liberally as often as practicable. 
  • Please take note of the signage: Both reminding you of the COVID safe measures in play and also of the Entry and Exit gates.
  • Work with staff to be active participants in the new prevention measures:  It is important that participants help to ensure the COVID safe plan and its directives are met. Ensure the balls are returned to staff to clean and sanitise it after/before play. Look to socially distance when not playing and stay aware of surroundings.

Rugby League

The Interfaculty Men's Rugby League competition is another great program here at JCU Townsville. The competition will kick-off on the 9th September and run on Wednesdays until the 28th October 2020. The competition is always hotly contested and we always get a series of tight competitive games. The Rehabilitation and Exercise Sciences side are currently champions. Can you help them win it again? Do you think you can beat them? If you would like to represent your faculty, sign up with your sports representatives as soon as you can!

  • COVIDSafe App: We recommend the use of the Australian Gov COVIDSafe App.
  • Complete the COVID-19 Sport and Recreation Induction Record checklist: Form 338
  • Sick? Do not play!: If you have any symptoms of illness including, but not limited to, running nose, coughing, Flu symptoms or nausea please do not come and play.
  • Get in play and get out: Please ensure you arrive just in time to quickly check in for your match. Please don’t arrive early and congregate around the Fields. Match times are available on the JCUSA Sport Townsville Facebook page so you should be well-aware of when to arrive.
  • Check in and keep your distance: Do not crowd the check in desk; form a socially spaced line and follow any signed instructions on the ground or verbally set out by staff. Playing teams only on the field and immediate side line. Once you have checked in please keep your distance from others until it’s time to play.
  • No crowds: Do not stay after your match to spectate. Please do not bring spectators with you to the matches. The JCUSA staff and sport reps will do their best to live stream or provide text updates of the score for all matches. Keep close to the JCUSA Sport Facebook pages for more details. 
  • Wash thoroughly and sanitise before and after play: Please shower and wash yourself thoroughly before, and immediately after play. Ensure you utilise the hand sanitizer available at the desk and apply liberally as often as practicable. 
  • Please take note of the signage: The signage is there to both; remind you of the COVID safe measures in play and also, tell you the Entry and Exit gates.
  • Work with staff to be active participants in the new prevention measures:  It is important that participants help to ensure the COVID safe plan and its directives are met. Ensure the ball is returned to staff to clean and sanitise it after/before play. Look to socially distance when not playing and stay aware of your surroundings and the people in your area.

Netball

The Interfaculty women's Netball competition is an annual favourite here at JCU Townsville. The competition will kick-off on the 7th October and run on Wednesday nights until 28th October 2020. The competition is a lot of fun and we always get a heap of competitive games.  If you would like to represent your faculty, sign up with your sports representatives as soon as you can!

  • COVIDSafe App: We recommend the use of the Australian Gov COVIDSafe App.
  • Complete the COVID-19 Sport and Recreation Induction Record checklist: Form 338
  • Sick? Do not play!: If you have any symptoms of illness including, but not limited to, running nose, coughing, Flu symptoms or nausea please do not come and play.
  • Get in play and get out: Please ensure you arrive just in time to quickly check in for your match. Please don’t arrive early and congregate around the courts. Match times are available on the “JCUSA Sport Townsville” Facebook page so you should be well-aware of when to arrive.
  • Check in and keep your distance: Do not crowd the check in desk; form a socially spaced line and follow any signed instructions on the ground or verbally set out by staff. Playing teams only on the courts and inside the court fence-line. Once you have checked in please keep your distance from others until it’s time to play.
  • No crowds: Do not stay after your match to spectate. Please do not bring spectators with you to the matches. The JCUSA staff and sport reps will do their best to live stream or provide text updates of the score for all matches. Keep close to the JCUSA Sport Facebook pages for more details. 
  • Wash thoroughly and sanitise before and after play: Please shower and wash yourself thoroughly before, and immediately after play. Ensure you utilise the hand sanitizer available at the desk and apply liberally as often as practicable. 
  • Please take note of the signage: Both reminding you of the COVID safe measures in play and also of the Entry and Exit gates.
  • Work with staff to be active participants in the new prevention measures:  It is important that participants help to ensure the COVID safe plan and its directives are met. Ensure the balls are returned to staff to clean and sanitise it after/before play. Look to socially distance when not playing and stay aware of surroundings.

 

Email [email protected] or jump on the Facebook groups below to get in touch with your student reps.

Engo, Science and Nursing

Medicine and Pharmacy

Law and Business

Arts, Society and Education

Rehab and Exercise Science

Vet

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