A perennial powerhouse in several sports, the University is home to more than many student-athletes. SPED promotes friendly competition, fitness training, and sports to all members of the Maracas community, including students, faculty, and staff. SPED provides a wide variety of programs and well-maintained facilities for almost any sport or fitness-oriented person. All sporting activities are played on or off the University of the Southern Caribbean.
University sports day
University Sports Day is the annual sporting event held in the second semester of each academic year. Competition is held between the schools and provides the opportunity for both staff and students to have a day of competitive fun. Do check the academic calendar for scheduled date.
SPED takes part in a number of Intervarsity competitions. These competitions are held between universities in Trinidad & Tobago. Competition disciplines include football, tennis, cricket, basketball, and volleyball.
- The T.Gardner Cup Football League Competition.
- The C.A. Valley Windball Cricket Competition.
- The La Coupe Basketball competition. This competition is held between various territories.
- Table Tennis Competition. From time to time other teams are invited to compete.
The university teams on occasions participate in national and club events. Such events are run by National Sporting Organizations ( NSOs) and community clubs.
Join a team
You don't have to be a sports buff to join a team, just be sports minded. Once you are a student of the university visit the SPED office where you will need to fill out a form which provides the department with important health and fitness data.If under 18 years, you will need parental consent.