IHMA organises several sporting events throughout the year. The major sporting activities include the Interfloor Games, which brings every floor in the House together in a contest for the best floor of the year. Be prepared to be competitive! Semester 2 hosts the Paintball day. This popular game in Australia is attended by numerous residents and is held outside the grounds of the campus. IHMA has two sports coordinators who also run social sports program all year, including soccer at Victoria Park, fitness lunch time, table tennis competition and much more. Other weekly sporting activities include indoor soccer and netball organised by the Sydney Uni Sports and Fitness.
Sydney Uni Sport Membership
In addition to IHMA sport programs, International House in partnership with the Sydney University Sport & Fitness provides you a special deal for Sydney Uni Sport membership. Residents at International House get FREE membership to Sydney Uni Sport and Fitness.
Sydney Uni Sport and Fitness manages and administers 49 sport and recreation clubs, organizes sporting and recreation programs and events, and offers student and non-student members a comprehensive range of sporting facilities.
All Sydney Uni Students have the opportunity to become members of Sydney Uni Sport and can utilise a range of services and facilities: on campus gyms include the University Sports and Aquatic Centre, The Arena Sports Centre and HK Ward Gym. These facilities include a 50m heated indoor swimming pool, multi sports halls, a variety of weight training facilities, group fitness classes, 11 squash courts, 17 tennis courts, martial arts room and an indoor climbing centre. Playing field access is also available.
For general enquiries call 9351 4960 or check out the website at http://www.susf.com.au/.