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You don't need to be a student to join the fastest growing sports competition in Perth.

Social Sport is a weekly social sporting competition for all levels. Various seasons throughout the year including the all new lunchtime competitions. With ten different sports across 20 categories - open, womens, mens and mixed, there is something for everyone!

 

Semester 1

 

Evening - (Mar 6 - Jun 1)

Lunchtime - (Mar 27 - May 25)

Semester 2

 

Evening - (Aug 7 - Nov 2)

Lunchtime - (Sep 6 - Oct 26)

Summer 

 

Evening - (Nov 28 - Feb 16)

2 week break over Christmas

Evening

Registrations Open

1 February 2017

Registrations Close

26 February 2017

Registrations Open

 3 July 2017

Registrations Close

30 July 2017

Registrations Open

2017 TBA

Registrations Close

2017 TBA

 Lunchtime

Registrations Open

1 February 2017

Registrations Close

19 March 2017

Registrations Open

3 July 2017

Registrations Close

27 August 2017

 

REGISTRATIONS OPEN for Lunchtime Social Sports!

Register your team for the Lunch-time Social Sports competitions by Sunday 19 March 2017 . Registrations for the Evening competition are closed however some late team registrations will be accepted. Email socialsports@curtin.edu.au to enquire about entering a team in the Evening competition.

To register please follow the steps below:
1. Choose your sport and organise your team members
2. Click on the registration button below or under the sport you wish to play
3. Complete the registration form
4. Make your team registration payment (this includes your teams last game fee of the season)
5. Once your team has been submitted you will receive email confirmation within two working days


Register for LUNCHTIME

*If you have trouble registering online, please try a different internet browser.

Need help registering or want more information? Contact us:
Phone: +61 8 9266 7052
Email: socialsports@curtin.edu.au
Facebook: Send us a message

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Sports

   

Get down and sandy with the most social of social sports - beach volleyball. The competition is played on our outdoor floodlit beach pits. You will love this game and to get you in the mood for some fun, we play music during matches. 

We run four competitions each season:

  • open four's need a minimum of four players, male or female
  • mixed four's need a maximum of two males in the pit at all times
  • ladies four's is for females only. Your team will need a minimum of four females
  • mixed sixes allow a maximum of three males in the pit with six players in total.

Three game sets are played for each competition. The first team to 25 points in set one and two, and 15 points in set three will win the match. Download beach volleyball social competition rules.

Need help finding a team? Join our facebook group and post a message.
 

EVENING

LUNCHTIME

Competition Days 

Open 4's: Monday and Thursday
Mixed 4's: Tuesday
Ladies 4's: Tuesday
Mixed 6's: Wednesday
Mixed 6's: Wednesday

Game Times

6.00 pm to 10.15 pm
Duration: 40 minutes (3 sets)              
12.00 pm to 2.00 pm       
Duration: 30 minutes (3 sets)

Fees (Per Team)

Team Registration $71 (fours) $83 (sixes)
Weekly Match Fee $36 (fours) $48 (sixes)
Team Registration $55 (sixes)
Weekly Match Fee $35 (sixes)

Rules

Beach Volleyball Rules Beach Volleyball Rules

Registration

CLOSED               Register for lunch             

*Game times subject to change depending on team numbers
*Prices current as at February 2017 and are subject to change
*Last game of season free if team is up to date with payments

Netball has long been a popular sport in Australia for women, with more and more males catching the netball bug in recent years.  

Teams are made up of seven players on the court. Mixed teams are allowed a maximum of three males on the court at one time. Male players must be divided between each court zone (attack - GS or GA, centre - WA, C, WD, defense - GD or GK) 

Team players need to wear tops of the same colour for matches. Position bibs are supplied by Curtin Stadium. Games are played on our four outdoor netball courts.

Need help finding a team? Join our Facebook group and post a message.

 

Evening

Competition Days 

Ladies: Monday                   
Mixed: Tuesday and Wednesday                   

Game Times

6.00 pm to 10.15 pm       
Duration: 45 minutes
(4 x 10 minute quarters plus two minute halftime interval)

Fees (Per Team)

Team Registration $94
Weekly Match Fee $59                

Rules

Netball Rules

Registration

CLOSED    

*Game times subject to change depending on team numbers
*Prices current as at February 2017 and are subject to change
*Last game of season free if team is up to date with payments

Basketball is a simple game for players of all levels. Dribble and pass the ball down the court to score a winning shot. For a full team you need a minimum of five players. Mixed teams must have a maximum of three males on the court at any given time.

Games are played on our indoor, air conditioned, sprung timber courts.

Need help finding a team? Join our facebook group and post a message.

              
 

EVENING 

LUNCHTIME

Competition Days 

Mixed: Monday
Ladies: Monday

Mens: Wednesday

Open: Wednesday

Game Times

6.00 pm to 10.15 pm
Duration: 40 minutes
(2 x 17 minute halves plus two minute halftime interval)
12.00 midday to 2.00 pm
Duration: 30 minutes
(2 x 13 minute halves with a two minute halftime interval)

Fees (Per Team)

Team Registration: $93
Weekly Match Fee: $58

Team Registration: $55
Weekly Match Fee: $35

Rules

Evening Basketball Rules Lunchtime Basketball Rules

Registration

CLOSED      Register for lunch     

*Game times subject to change depending on team numbers
*Prices current as at February 2017 and are subject to change
*Last game of season free if team is up to date with payments

Touch Rugby

If you like dodgeball, why not give beach dodgeball a go? This simple sport was introduced for it's fun nature and easy rules. Dodge, duck, dip and weave with your team mates to dodge the foam ball in the sand. Test your skills, tactics and throwing arm in this addictive new sport.

You will need at least six players for a beach dodgeball team, made up of males and female players. Teams members must wear tops of a similar colour. The competition is played in our outdoor beach pits. The team winning the most games at the end of the match is declared the beach dodgeball winners.

Need help finding a team? Join our facebook group and post a message.

 

LUNCHTIME

Competition Days 

Open 6's: Thursday

Game Times

12.00 pm to 2.00 pm
Duration: 30 minutes
(sets are maximum of 6 minutes each)

Fees (Per Team)

Team Registration: $55
Weekly Match Fee: $35

Rules

Beach Dodgeball Rules

Registration

Register for lunch    

*Game times subject to change depending on team numbers
*Prices current as at February 2017 and are subject to change
*Last game of season free if team is up to date with payments

Futsal

Futsal is one of the fastest growing sports around the world and is becoming hugely popular in Perth! Games are played on our air conditioned, indoor, sprung timber courts.

You will need a minimum of five players to make up a futsal team. Mixed teams must have a maximum of three males on the court at all times. Team players must wear tops of similar colour for matches.

Need help finding a team? Join our facebook group and post a message.

 

EVENING

LUNCH

Competition Days

Mens: Tuesday
Mixed: Thursday
Open: Wednesday

Game Times

6.00 pm to 10.15 pm
Duration: 40 minutes
(2x 17 minute halves plus two minute halftime interval)
12.00 midday to 2pm 
Duration: 30 minutes
(2x 13 minute halves plus two minute halftime interval)

Fees (Per Team)

Team Registration $93
Weekly Match Fee $58
Team Registration: $55
Weekly Match Fee: $35

Rules

Futsal Rules

Registration

CLOSED      Register for lunch

*Game times subject to change depending on team numbers
*Prices current as at February 2017 and are subject to change
*Last game of season free if team is up to date with payments

Floorball is a mix between ice hockey and traditional hockey. This fast paced, fun game is seriously easy to pick up, so even if you have never played before you will be scoring goals in no time.

A team is made up of a minimum of five players, with a maximum of three males on the court at any one time. Team members must wear tops of a similar colour during matches. Floorball is played on our air-conditioned, sprung timber courts, surrounded by a fiberglass rink. Sticks are provided by Curtin Stadium. Mouth and shin guards are optional and must be provided by players.

Need help finding a team? Join our Facebook group and post a message.

 

Evening

Competition Days 

Mixed: Thursday

Game Times

6.00 pm to 10.15 pm
Duration: 40 minutes
(3x 12 minute periods plus 1 minute intervals)

Fees (Per Team)

Team Registration $93
Weekly Match Fee $58

Rules

Floorball Rules

Registration

CLOSED     

*Game times subject to change depending on team numbers
*Prices current as at February 2017 and are subject to change
*Last game of season free if team is up to date with payments

Ultimate Frisbee

Volleyball is one of the more social sports you can get involved in. Dig, set and spike your way into our newest lunchtime social sport which is super easy to pick up for beginners and not to mention fun .The competition is played on our air-conditioned, sprung timber courts.

Open sixes need a minimum of four players on court at one time, male or female.

Three game sets are played for each competition. The first team to 21 points in set one and two, and 15 points in set three will win the match.

Need help finding a team? Join our facebook group and post a message.

LUNCHTIME

Competition Days

Open 6's: Thursday

Game Times

12.00pm to 2.00 pm
Duration: 30 Minutes

Fees (Per Team)

Team Registration: $55
Weekly Match Fee: $35

Rules

Indoor Volleyball Rules

Registration

Register for lunch      

*Game times subject to change depending on team numbers
*Prices current as at February 2017 and are subject to change
*Last game of season is free if team is up to date with payments

Soccer

Outdoor Soccer 5's is a fun, easy modified version traditional soccer. Teams consist of five players, with any combination of males and females permitted on the field at any one time.

The Outdoor Soccer 5's competition is played on Edinburgh Oval, south of Curtin Stadium. Players will need to wear similar coloured tops for matches and shin guards are essential.

Need help finding a team? Join our facebook group and post a message.   

 

LUNCHTIME

Competition Days 

N/A this Semester

Game Times

12.00 pm to 2.00 pm
Duration: 30 minutes     
(2 x 13 minute halves with a two minute halftime interval)

Fees (Per Team)

Team Registration: $55
Weekly Match Fee: $35         

Rules

Outdoor 5-a-side Rules

Registration


Not running Semester One 2017

*Game times subject to change depending on team numbers
*Prices current as at February 2017 and are subject to change
*Last game of season free if team is up to date with payments

Ultimate Frisbee is the ultimate of all social sports. Combining elements of netball, soccer and American football, this is an extremely fun and friendly game. The game is completely self-refereed at all levels relying on honesty and sportsmanship. An experienced Ultimate Frisbee staff member will be available to assist with game rules.

A team is made up of a minimum of seven players with a maximum of five males on the field at all times. Team members must wear tops of the same colour during game matches. Ultimate is played on Edinburgh oval, south of Curtin Stadium. 

Need help finding a team? Join our facebook group and post a message.

EVENING

Competition Days 

Mixed: Monday

Game Times

6.00 pm to 10.00 pm
Duration: 60 Minutes

Fees (Per Team)

Team Registration: $80
Weekly Match Fee: $45

Rules

Ultimate Frisbee Rules

Registration

CLOSED              

*Game times subject to change depending on team numbers
*Prices current as at February 2017 and are subject to change
*Last game of season is free if team is up to date with payments

Touch Rugby

Touch Rugby, also known as Touch Football, is a fun way to get out on the field. Dodge your opponents and weave your way across the field for a try. This is a low contact sport. A touch team is made up of a minimum of six players with a maximum of four males on the field at all times. Team members must wear tops of a similar colour during matches. Numbered bibs are provided for by Curtin Stadium.

Touch is played on Edinburgh oval, south of Curtin Stadium.

Need help finding a team? Join our facebook group and post a message.

 

EVENING

Competition Days 

Mixed: Wednesday

Game Times

6.00 pm to 10.15 pm
Duration: 45 minutes
(2 x 20 minute halves plus three minute halftime interval)

Fees (Per Team)

Team Registration $91
Weekly Match Fee $56

Rules

Touch Rugby Rules

Registration

CLOSED              

*Game times subject to change depending on team numbers
*Prices current as at February 2017 and are subject to change
*Last game of season free if team is up to date with payments

Can't Find a Team?

Can’t find a team or new to Perth? If you're an individual looking to play, or your team needs some extras, post on the Curtin Stadium Social Sport Facebook page. If you still can't find a team, email us at socialsports@curtin.edu.au and we may be able to help!

Terms and Conditions

Please read the terms and conditions carefully before registering.

Download the evening terms and conditions.

Download the lunchtime terms and conditions

Grading

To make sure everyone has a fair and fun game, grading will occur in the first two weeks of the competition for evening competitions. There will be no grading for lunchtime competitions. Fixtures will be available on the website and the Sportfix app on apple and android devices (dependent on team registrations).

Forfeit Policy

Evening

If your team contacts us before 4.00 pm on the day of your game, a forfeit fee will apply equivalent to your weekly game fee.

If your team forfeits after 4.00 pm on game day, does not show up for a game, or is more than 10 minutes late to start, a penalty fee will apply which is equivalent to two weekly game fees. All fee's must be paid at reception prior to your next game. 

If the opposing team has forfeited, a scratch match will be organised where possible. PLEASE NOTE - the weekly fee still applies for scratch matches and no refunds will be given!

Lunchtime

If your team contacts us before 10.00 am on the day of your game, a forfeit fee will apply equivalent to your weekly game fee.

If your team forfeits after 10.00 am on game day, does not show up for a game, or is more than 5 minutes late to start, a penalty fee will apply which is equivalent to two weekly game fees. All fee's must be paid at reception prior to your next game. 

If the opposing team has forfeited, a scratch match will be organised where possible. PLEASE NOTE - the weekly fee still applies for scratch matches and no refunds will be given!

Game Cancellation Policy for Severe Weather

All outdoor sports will continue to run in wet weather. Cancellation will only occur due to severe weather which is deemed hazardous due to strong winds, lightning or hail.

In the event of severe weather, the decision to cancel will be made at 4.00 pm on the day of the game by the Sports Program Officer. Team captains will be contacted if this occurs. 

Fixtures and Ladders