GENERAL INFORMATION


Taiwan 2019 National Intercollegiate Athletic Games

University and Tertiary Sport New Zealand (UTSNZ) would like to extend an invitation to New Zealand golfers who are currently undertaking tertiary education, to participate in the annual University Games of Taiwan.

The Games on average have 12,000 athletes over 14 compulsory sports and 5 optional sports, of which golf is one.

Known information on the event at this stage is:

  • Games takes place from April 27th to May 1st 2019
  • The golf event is 72 holes stroke play
  • There are two divisions. All invited foreign athletes will compete in Division 1. There is no cut.

The Chinese Taipei University Sports Federation will provide local transportation and room with full board free of charge for the event dates. Players will need to meet all other costs. NZG is unable to provide any financial assistance to support players to attend this event.

All expressions of interest need to be submitted to liz@nzgolf.org.nz before 5pm Tuesday 26th  February 2019

 

 

The 2020 World University Championships (WUC's)

This event is organised by the International Federation Sports Universities (FISU) and takes place every two years.

 WUC's are elite level, single sport events. Each event is hosted by a different nation throughout the course of the year and events run from April through to November.

The 2020 World University Golf Championships are being held:

 

17th – 20th June 2020

 Taipei

https://www.fisu.net/sport-events/world-university-championships

University and Tertiary Sport New Zealand (UTSNZ) is the NZ member organisation of the FISU and only they can submit WUC's competitor entries to FISU. New Zealand Golf is responsible for supporting UTSNZ with player entries. However, New Zealand Golf is not able to provide any funding to support players to attend this event. All costs must be met by the player.

If you are interested in playing this event and would like to know further information as it becomes available, then please contact liz@nzgolf.org.nz