Squash is an individual sport played across men's and women's competitions. It is played on an indoor court and matches are best of 5 games.
Squash is not a qualification sport for the Australian University Games and as such individuals do not need to qualify at their Regional University Games event.
Draws for squash will be available online a week prior to EUGs.
- Monday 3 July: TBC
- Tuesday 4 July: TBC
- Wednesday 5 July: TBC
- Thursday 6 July: TBC
*Timetable is subject to change, please check back regularly for updates.
Venue: The Forum Sports and Aquatic Centre, Squash Pavillion
Address: University Drive, Callaghan 2308
Carpark: Free parking is available in Carpark 16, a short 2 minute walk to the Squash courts. Click here for additional parking information.
Facilities: Sports complex with four indoor squash courts. Toilets, change rooms and spectator seating available.
Warm up areas: Competition courts will double as warmup courts. Depending on the draw, some courts may be specifically reserved as warm up courts
Surface Type: Wooden floorboards
Catering: Food options available throughout the University of Newcastle Campus
Sports Medicine: Specific sports medicine staff will not be provided for this venue. Venue staff will implement first aid if required. Alternatively, students can seek medical assistance from the sports medicine trainer at Volleyball (within the same complex). Taping with players’ own tape is free, but a fee will apply to use trainers’ tape.
Duties & Uniform
Australian University Sport (AUS) conducts its competitions under the official playing rules and regulations implemented by the national sporting organisation for that sport. However, AUS events are unique and hence there are often variations that are implemented.
Uniform and duty requirements are addressed in the relevent sport rules.
The following supplements are available and should be read in conjunction with the relevant sport rule:
Squad Size Supplement (2016)
Game Times Summary (2016)
Click here for all competition supplements and rules. Please ensure you refer to the SINGLES rules for this event.
Note: These rules are subject to change following AUS review in 2017