SPORTS CLUBS

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    Create a Petition

    Petitions will be forwarded to the Sport Clubs President.

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    Define a Category

    1. Competitive: Clubs created that demand interest an opportunity for students other than varsity athletes or because no varsity athletic team exists. The team practices, trains, and is eligible to compete in registered extramural, regional, national or open tournaments/competitions. Clubs may also utilize facilities for practices/competitions and equipment storage. The club must also promote a balanced lifestyle of wellness and physical activity.

    2. Recreational: Clubs that do not meet all of the requirements above, but involve an organized group for sport and recreational participation on a regular basis that is not readily and feasibly available to students under informal recreation or Intramural Sport. The club incorporates a variety of participation opportunities including meetings, clinics, practices, informal gatherings, and philanthropic functions.

    3. Instructional: Clubs that focus on introduction, qualified instruction, and advancement of specific skills and techniques. Instruction covers the necessary physical and mental safety prerequisites from participation, as well as strategy and rules. Instruction should be provided for all levels of skill from beginner to advanced. Clubs use facilities and storage for practices and equipment.

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    Additional Information

    Additional information will be collected by proposed organization including:

    1. Roster of at least 10 interested students (along with each student's year in school).

    2. Yearly calendar of proposed activities for the club

    3. Yearly budget of expenses and revenues, including dues and fundraising

    4. A statement outlining the risks associated with participation in the activity

    5. The name(s) and contact information for any league or local/state/national governing body or association, if applicable.

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    Approval

    Once petition is received, the Sport Clubs Executive Board will schedule a meeting with the proposed club's officers to discuss the proposal.