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.
Venue: Squash Pavilion, University of Newcastle
Address: The Squash Pavilion is located next to Oval 1 on Ring Road, UON. A campus map can be found here
Carpark: Free parking is available in carparks car parks 9, 10, 12 and 13 for the duration of the games. P10 is the more suitable for Ultimate and Squash participants. Refer to this map for extra 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. Students can seek medical assistance from the sports medicine trainer at Ultimate (located downstairs on Oval 1). Taping with players’ own tape is free, but a fee will apply to use trainers’ tape.
Draws will not be made available until the week before the event, with results made accessible once the event has commenced.
Results from EUG 2016:
- View draws and results for all sports at the 2016 Eastern University Games
- View final pennant rankings for all sports at the 2016 Eastern University Games
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.
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