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2016 NUSGSS Sports Carnival

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Dear Graduate Students,

The annual flagship event of GSS is back! The Graduate Student Sports Carnival 2016 is happening on 26th of March, next Saturday!!!

All NUS graduate students, research staff and alumni are welcome to participate in competitive and fun games: badminton, basketball, Ultimate Frisbee, soccer, rock climbing, laser tag and bubble soccer! There are attractive prizes for badminton, basketball, soccer and Ultimate Frisbee winners and there will be a lucky drawat the end of the event as well!

Time: Saturday, 11am-6pm, 26th April

Registration time: 11:00am

Venue: UTown (Registration, Opening ceremony and  warm-up at UTown Edu Sports Hall 2)

Prelims (Badminton, Soccer, Frisbee): Friday, 1pm-6pm, 25th March

Register online HERE. Registration for competitive sports will end on Wednesday (23 March).

Note: All sports games in this event are FREE for all NUS graduate students research staff and alumni. All you need to do is just to register online here.

Free Goodies for the first 100 registrations are going to be given away.

Apart from rock climbing, all other games are team games. You may sign up either as a team or an individual for the team games. Individuals or incomplete teams will be randomly assigned members to form a complete team. On-site registration is allowed for laser tag and bubble soccer, but participants slots are available on a first-come-first-served basis.

Important note:

You will need to sign an Indemnity Form in order to participate in this event. The form is attached in this email.

Game details:

For rock climbing, there are three sessions. Number of participants are limited. 24 participants are allowed for each session. The registration is on first-come-first-served basis. The three sessions are:

Session 1: 11:30 am to 12:30 am

Session 2: 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Session 3: 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

For badminton, there are three categories: mixed doubles, male doubles and individual (both male and female compete together). The Prelims for the badminton event shall happen on Friday(25/03/2016) from 2:00pm to 6:00pm  at UTown EduSPorts Hall 1.

For basketball, there will be a male 3vs3 match (3 players + 2 substitutes per team).

For Soccer, there will be five per team(5 players + 2 Substitutes). The prelims shall happen on 25/03/2016 from 1:00pm to 3:30pm.

For Ultimate Frisbee , there will be five per team(5 players + 2 Substitutes) . The prelims shall happen on 26/03/2016 from 3:00pm to 5:30pm

Laser tag and bubble soccer consist of 5 players per team.

For more information, please contact Karthik at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

We look forward to seeing you at our Sports Carnival!

If you want to join us as an helper, please register with us through this link.



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