A Division of Student Affairs

Current Clubs

Below you will find a list of each of our Sport Clubs, their practice times, dues structure, and club contact. Each club offers prospective members an opportunity to “try it out” before making a commitment to the club.

Badminton

Please contact us for more information.

E-mail: badminton@ku.edu
Facebook: University of Kansas Badminton Club (KU badminton)

Baseball

The club baseball team is a member of the National Club Baseball Association. We form our competitive roster through tryouts in the fall and play our conference season during the spring semester.

Please contact us for more information.

Club President:  Brady Pelesh

E-mail: clubbaseballku@gmail.com
Website: http://www.jayhawkclubbaseball.com

Boxing

KU Boxing Club is open to college students who want a solid workout and proper technique. We welcome both those wanting to be competitive members and non-competitive members (just fitness).

Please contact us for more information.

Email: KUBOXING1@GMAIL.COM
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/KUBoxingClub
Twitter: https://twitter.com/kuboxingteam

Crew

Please contact us for more information.

Email: KansasCrew@gmail.com
Facebook: Kansas Crew
Twitter: @Kansas_Crew
Website: kansascrew.weebly.com

Cycling

Please contact us for more information.

Club Contact: Shane Martin
E-mail: shanealanmartin21@gmail.com
Facebook: KU Cycling Club

Cycling: $25 per semester

 

Disc Golf

We intend to unify the growing population of disc golfers at the University of Kansas. We also hope to introduce new people to the sport. Disc golf is an excellent low-cost activity that provides both exercise and fun. Everyone will have the opportunity to play in weekly practice rounds, and the competition team will participate in tournaments around the country.  We really are all just about having fun playing disc golf regardless of skill level. 

Please contact us for more information.

Club Contact:  Alex Revis (President)
E-mail: alexrevis@ku.edu

Club Contact: Isaac Heinen (VP)
E-mail: i189h263@ku.edu
 

Dues: $50 for Traveling Members and $25 for Non-Traveling Members

 

Golf

The purpose of the KU Club Golf Team is to allow men and women at the University of Kansas to play discounted recreational golf at local golf courses and compete in NCCGA regional tournaments as an individual and team member with the goal of playing in the Club Golf National Championship.

Please contact us for more information.

Club Contact: Tyler Heimerman
E-mail:  KU Golf Club
Website: KU Golf Club

Gymnastics

We are a group of people who want to have a good time and do gymnastics. You do not need to have any experience to join. We will be practicing at a nearby gym and be competing in meets in different states. Nationals are in California in April.

Please contact us for more information.

Club Contact: Morgan Powell
E-mail: morgan_powell@ku.edu
Website: KU Gymnastics

Ice Hockey

The KU Club Hockey program is one of the most recent additions to the sport club family. We are committed to prolonging the student’s passion for the sport through consistent practices and competitive game competition such as Mizzou, Arkansas and Nebraska.

Please contact us for more information.

Club Contact: Daniel Superina
E-mail: d580s876@ku.edu
Website: KU Ice Hockey

Jiu Jitsu

Jiu Jitsu is a martial art, combat sport, and a self defense system that focuses on grappling and especially ground fighting. This training can be used for sport grappling tournaments (gi and no-gi) and mixed martial arts competition or self defense.

Please contact us for more information.

Club Contact: Preston Vaughn
E-mail: prestonvaughn@ku.edu
Facebook: KU Jiu Jitsu Club

Lacrosse - Men

Please contact us for more information.

E-mail: jayhawklacrosse@gmail.com
President - Zak Listen - z838l723@ku.edu
Vice President - Joe Quigley - j441q857@ku.edu
Treasurer - Evan Walsh - e065w709@ku.edu

Facebook: KU Men's Lacrosse Club

Lacrosse - Women

Please contact us for more information.

Club Contact: Liza Finzer (President)
E-mail:  e524f762@ku.edu

Club Contact: Erin Plourde (VP)
E-mail:  e661p001@ku.edu

Quidditch

Quidditch is one of the fastest growing sports with over 150 teams around the country. This co-ed sport is full contact, high paced and full of tackling and dunking. In a combination of soccer, dodgeball, and rugby, this intense and athletic sport is full of competition and fun with its roots still in Harry Potter.

Kansas Quidditch is one of the most recognized teams around the country and continually places in the top of the Midwest Region and in the country. The club travels the country to tournaments to face a variety of teams. The club practices regularly and is open to all student whether they want to have fun or play competitively.

Please contact us for more information.

E-mail: kuquidditch@gmail.com
Facebook: Kansas Quidditch
 

Dues: $50 per member

 

Rock Climbing

The KU Rock Climbing Club is an organization which intends to promote the history, values, and techniques of the activity of Rock Climbing throughout the KU campus. We emphasize personal responsibility, stewardship of nature, and respect of the danger inherently involved in the sport. Members will become well versed in bouldering (non roped climbing), top rope climbing, sport climbing, and traditional climbing (1+ year experience required). We pride ourselves in being a multifaceted, diverse group of individuals and hope that all members will leave the club with the knowledge that no goal is insurmountable when opposed with prudent diligence.

Practices

  • Climbing sessions at the Chalk Rock (Located in Ambler Student Recreation Fitness Center)
  • M, W, Th: 8:30 - 10:30 p.m.; F: 5:30-8:30 p.m.

Please contact us for more information.

E-mail: KUClimbing@gmail.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/KUClimbing

Rugby - Men

Rugby is now the fastest growing collegiate sport in the U.S. KU's Men's and Women's teams play against other clubs here in Kansas and throughout the Midwest. The club as a whole is continuing to elevate its level of play while taking on rookie players each season.

Please contact us for more information.

Contact Person: Jack Dienst (Captain)
E-mail: jackdienst@ku.edu
Contact Person: Tanner Shimek (Presidnet)
E-mail: tandogshim@gmail.com 
Facebook: Kansas Jayhawks Rugby Football Club

*Please contact both above emails if interested in joining!

Rugby - Women

Rugby is now the fastest growing collegiate sport in the U.S. KU's Men's and Women's teams play against other clubs here in Kansas and throughout the Midwest. The club as a whole is continuing to elevate its level of play while taking on rookie players each season.

Please contact us for more information.

Club Contact: Sahira Tapia
E-mail: s114t904@ku.edu
Facebook: Kansas Jayhawks Women's Rubgy Football Club

Running

The KU Running Club provides a healthy, competitive environment for University of Kansas students to pursue running.  Whether you're a veteran runner, coming back from a solstice or just getting started, we have something for you!  Besides coming to weekly runs, staying in shape and meeting lots of new people, members can compete in Cross Country, Track, Road Races and more on a national level if they wish.  Our club is a member of the National Intercollegiate Running Club Association (NIRCA) which sponsors races of all kinds across the nation for club level teams.  The club will also frequently compete against D-I, D-II, D-III and NAIA squads during the season.

Please contact us for more information.

Club Contact: Michael Russell
E-mail: M.Russell@ku.edu
Website: www.kansas.clubrunning.org
Facebook Page: KU Running Club
Facebook Group: groups/runku
Twitter: kurunningclub

​Dues: $20 for Non-Competitive Members; $30 for Competitive (1 Semester); $50 for Competitive (Full-Year)

 

Sailing

Mission: To develop sailing skills, exhibit sportsmanship in competition, and promote water-recreation to all sailors, new and experienced.

Description: We sail together recreationally on Clinton Lake and competitively across the Midwest . Anyone is welcome, regardless of experience.

Please contact us for more information.

Club Contact: Pat Griffin
E-mail: kusailing@gmail.com
Website: www.kusailing.com
Facebook: KU Sailing
Twitter: @kusailing

Soccer - Men

We accept players who are serious about developing their skills, showing practice commitment, and showing leadership ability in the way of fundraising and community service.

Please contact us for more information.

E-mail: kumensclubsoccer@gmail.com
 

Dues: $300 per Member
Soccer - Women

KU Women’s Club soccer is a competitive team that travels to play schools from all over the Midwest including Nebraska, Creighton, K-State, Colorado, and many more! In addition, our team competes in the Regional and National Tournaments, winning Regionals the past four consecutive years. While we do play a few tournaments in the spring, our main season is in the fall. With that being said, season tryouts are generally held the second week of the fall semester; see the “News” page for additional tryout and schedule information.

Please contact us for more information.

Website:  KU Women's Soccer Club

Club Contact:  Catheryn “CJ” Cooper
E-mail: catherynjcooper@gmail.com

Softball

The Softball Club team at the University of Kansas was formed to create an opportunity for women at KU who are students or KU Faculty/Staff to participate on a competitive, fastpitch softball team at the collegiate level. Our objective is to establish and maintain a high level of competition and respect on the field while pursuing academic excellence. Our club has annual dues, numerous fundraisers requiring team participation, weekly practices and of course games! The Softball Club is completely student run, so we have to fund ourselves, so please understand that we are a young team and will be doing a lot of raising money this fall and other team building activities.

Please contact us for more information.

Club Contact: Alicia Morgan
E-mail: clubsoftball@ku.edu

Dues: $110 per Semester

 

Swimming

KU Swim Club is a co-ed, student-run, competitive swim team that welcomes all levels and abilities of swimmers. KUSC is open to everyone at KU—students, faculty, and staff. The club practices three times a week with a coach directing workouts, but no practice is mandatory. About once a month, the club travels to regional meets to compete with other schools, and the annual club dues pay for travel.

Please contact us for more information.

E-mail: kansasswimclub@gmail.com
Twitter: @KansasSwimClub
E-mail: kusc@kansasswimclub.com
Website: kansasswimclub.com
 

Dues: $170 per year and $110 per semester

 

Table Tennis

The table tennis club strives to improve individual skill and health along with team building through multiple practices every week.

Every practice will be focused around different objectives accommodating to each individual player. We accept any players regardless of being new or a being a frequent competitor. 
 

Please contact us for more information.

Club Contact: Cameron Pfannenstiel
Website: Table Tennis Club

Tae Kwon Do

Active since the 1970s, the University Of Kansas Tae Kwon Do Club is one of the oldest sports clubs at the University of Kansas. No experience is necessary and students from other Tae Kwon Do schools are more than welcome as long as they are KU Students or Faculty/Staff Members.

Practice Times: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 7-9pm ASRFC Martial Arts Studio (Located in Ambler Student Recreation Fitness Center)
Sunday 1-3pm ASRFC Martial Arts Studio (Located in Ambler Student Recreation Fitness Center)

Please contact us for more information.

Club Contact: Anh Le  (President)
E-mail: kutaekwondoclub@gmail.com
Facebook: KU Tae Kwon Do Club
 

Dues: $20 for New Members

 

Tennis

Tennis is a brand new Sport Club!  More information coming soon!

Ultimate - Men

The Horror Zontals Men's Ultimate Frisbee team has represented KU for twenty years now. As Ultimate's popularity, competitiveness, and grass-roots support continues to grow worldwide, the Horror Zontals have ambitious goals to travel across the nation to high caliber tournaments.

Please contact us for more information.

Club Contact: Scott Diffin
E-mail: scott.diffin@gmail.com

Dues: $50 for New Members and $120 for Returning Members

 

Ultimate - Women

Ultimate Frisbee is a fun, fast-paced, outdoor team sport played with a disc that incorporates features from basketball, football, and soccer, along with the Spirit of the Game to form a truly unique and exciting sport. Betty Ultimate welcomes women of all experience levels to become part of our tradition and help Kansas Ultimate grow. We compete in the USA Ultimate Association and travel to numerous tournaments across the country every fall and spring. Join our Facebook Page and visit our website for additional information about our team, practices, and tournaments.

Please contact us for more information.

Club Contact: Sydney Nelson
E-mail: bettyultimate@gmail.com
Website: bettyultimate.wordpress.com
E-mail: bettyultimate@gmail.com
Facebook: Betty Ultimate
Twitter: @bettyultimate

Dues: $50 for Fall Semester and $150-$200 for Spring Semester

 

Volleyball - Men
 

Men's Volleyball is a brand new Sport Club!  More information coming soon!

Club Contact: Bret Koch
E-mail: bretkoch@ku.edu

Website: KU Men's Club Volleyball

Water Polo

KU Water Polo is a coed, student-run, competitive water polo team that welcomes all levels and abilities of swimmers. The club practices two times a week with players directing drills, and also has an optional swim workout once a week. The team travels a variety of places to compete in the Midwest and southern United States.

Please contact us for more information.

Email: kansaswaterpolo@gmail.com
Twitter: @jayhawk_WOPO

Water Skiing

The water ski club is for all beginner, intermediate, and advanced skiers that are interested. We practice at MoKan ski lake on K-10 east of Lawrence. The dues depend on the type of member you are. Active members (tournaments & practice) pay $200, social members (practice only) pay $100. Dues cover equipment, boat gas, tournament gas, tournament entry fees, insurance and instruction. For those who are interested in competition, we travel to several tournaments across the Midwest each semester to compete.

Please contact us for more information.

Club Contact: Kelly Reeve
Email: kelly.reeve@hotmail.com

 


Results/Rankings

KU Women's Volleyball Club 
2015 NCVF D-1AA Champions

KU Quidditch Club
Ranked 14th in the Country  

KU Disc Golf Club
Ranked 12th in the Country  

2016 GUTS National Champions

2 Individual All-Americans

KU Waterski Club
Finished 10th at Nationals

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Sport Clubs Contacts

Hannah Weingartner, Program Manager
sclubs@ku.edu
785-864-4519
Typical Office Hours
Mon.: 12:00-3:00pm, 4:30-5:30pm
Tues.: 9:30am-4:30pm
Wed.: 12:00 - 2:00pm
Thurs.: 9:30am - 2:30pm
Fri.: 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Jessica Cohen, Program Manager
sclubs@ku.edu
785-864-4519
Office Hours
Mon.: 1:30 - 3:30pm
Tues.: 12:30 - 5:00pm
Wed.: 1:30 - 3:30pm
Thurs.: 12:30 - 5:00pm
Fri.: 12:15 - 5:00pm

Adam Klecan, Program Manager
sclubs@ku.edu
785-864-4519
Office Hours
Mon.: 12:15 - 5:00pm
Tues.: 9:30 - 11:00am, 2:30 - 5:00pm
Wed.: 12:15 - 5:00pm
Thurs.: 9:30 - 11:00am, 12:15 - 3:15pm
Fri.: 11:00am - 2:30pm

Recreation/Weather Info Line
785-864-3456

Videos

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Daily Hours

Ambler SRFC Building

Friday: 5:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Monday: 5:30 a.m. - Midnight

Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Sunday: 9:00 a.m. - Midnight

Thursday: 5:30 a.m. - Midnight

Tuesday: 5:30 a.m. - Midnight

Wednesday: 5:30 a.m. - Midnight

Spring Semester Hours 1.17-5.12

Administrative Office Hours

Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Monday: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Saturday: CLOSED

Sunday: CLOSED

Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Wednesday: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Spring Semester Hours 1.17-5.12

Outdoor Pursuits Office

Friday: By Appt. Only (outdoorpursuits@ku.edu)

Monday: 4:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.

Saturday: CLOSED

Sunday: 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Thursday: 5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.

Tuesday: 4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Wednesday: 4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Spring Semester Hours 1.17-5.12

"The Chalk Rock" Climbing Wall

Friday: CLOSED

Monday: 4:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.

Saturday: CLOSED

Sunday: 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Thursday: 5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.

Tuesday: 4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Wednesday: 4:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Spring Semester Hours 1.17-5.12
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