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American Football

Sydney Uni has teams for Men and Colts (U19) in the peak competition for American Football(Gridiron) in New South Wales. We also run a Social Flag (touch) competition in Semester I.


The Sydney Uni Lions play in Division I of Gridiron NSW. If you were under 19 years old on 1 January this year, then you are eligible to play in the Colts Division for the Sydney Uni Cubs.
The Lions are the current Gridiron NSW champions and have won more NSW titles than any other club. The Lions are also the reigning National Club Champions and have qualified to defend their title
in 2015.
Every year, about a third of our team is made up of players who are completely new to the sport. If you are willing to give it a go, then we have the coaches and the equipment to make you part of our
championship team.

The Lions and Cubs will commence preseason training in early May, with the Gridiron NSW competition season starting in late August and running through to mid December.

To get involved, please send an email with your name, date of birth and a brief sporting resume to 


Flag Football is a noncontact form of American Football. The game is played with 5-aside and involves all of the passing you see in the NFL. It is fast, athletic and a great way to get fit. The club is
running a mixed Social Flag Football competition on Wednesday evenings between 6.15pm9.30pm at St Andrews Oval, Sydney Uni, commencing on 18 March 2015.

To join the competition or find out more about playing Flag Football, click here.

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You can find answers to Frequently Asked Questions here

The latest club information is on Facebook in the “Sydney University American Football Club” group.

You can follow our Head Coach (SULionsCoach) on Twitter and get updates straight to your smartphone with our App (it is 100% free) by downloading “Team App” from the Apple or Google Play app stores, joining Team App and then searching for “Sydney Uni Gridiron”.



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