Sep 22, 2017 by Patrick Rebakis
Over 210 students from various ACU campuses will be travelling to the Gold Coast to compete in Australian University Games (AUG). With competition kicking off from 24-29 September, ACU is sending its most competitive teams to compete in 17 different sports. Team ACU will be looking to rival last year’s successes in Perth where we placed 13th out of 42 Universities in Australia. Leading the squad throughout the week will be Team Captains Troy Simkin from Brisbane and Emma Mackenzie from Melbo...
Sep 18, 2017 by Patrick Rebakis
Four ACU student-athletes have been rewarded for their off-field commitment to their studies, by being selected in the National Rugby League (NRL) Academic Team of the Year. ACU alumni, James Tedesco, also took out one of the most coveted awards, the Rugby League Players’ Association Player of the Year, whilst current student Adam Blair took out the Pasifika Leadership & Excellence Award for his work with the NRL Pacific Islander community. Student-athletes Jacob Host (Illawarra Dragons), To...
Sep 8, 2017 by Patrick Rebakis
Five ACU students from different campuses around Australia battled the slopes at Snow University Games. Held at Thredbo Resort from 27-31 August, these students competed for glory against over 380 athletes from other universities. Crystal Claridge had a great run in the Board Super G event and secured the bronze medal. Want to join #TeamACU next year at Snow Uni Games? Make sure you're signed up to the OrgSync Portal. Simply login with your student credentials and select 'join now'.