Sport clubs are student run organizations that offer competitive, recreational, or instructional opportunities to the student body.
Competitive sport clubs generally are associated with a regional or national league and have extensive travel. Recreational sport clubs are focused on campus and provide opportunities to recreate on campus in a safe environment. Instructional sport clubs provide skill building within a an activity and generally have an instructor guiding sessions or practices.
Below is the list of Willamette University Sport Clubs. Don't see one that you like? No problem! It's easy to start one. Just visit the Campus Recreation Office in Montag to get the necessary paperwork.
Our purpose is to give the Willamette University community access to outdoor recreation and the environment of the Pacific Northwest. The group is committed to outdoor and environmental education to encourage participants to pursue interests in the outdoors. The Outdoor program will build campus unity, while providing an opportunity to get outdoors.Grace Graham Derek Lund Advisor: Jordis Miller
Campus Golf Club
The mission of this organization shall be to create a community that can enjoy on-campus golf. We aim to reach all levels of play and hope to build a community on campus that fosters the modified sport of golf.Kyle Watson Advisor: Jordis Miller
The purpose of the WU Cheer squad is to provide enthusiasm, spirit, and entertainment at Willamette sporting events on campus. We perform at home football games during the fall semester and home basketball games at the beginning of spring semester.Monica Gray Olivia Satterlund-Stearns Advisor: Jordis Miller
The club supports recreational climbing pursuits including indoor climbing gym, outdoor guided climbing, and promotes safe climbing habits/practices by planning and offering climbing outings and events.Grace Graham Derek Lund Advisor: Jordis Miller
The purpose of the Dance Team is to unite students who have an interest in dance, promote spirit and to perform for the student body, staff and alumni.Kayana Barrier Advisor: Jordis Miller
The purpose of this club is to get students inolved with horses. The club focuses on putting care first and working together to increase communication, responsibility, and patience. Club members volunteer with the community groups that use horses to help others. Klaudia Maciag Advisor: Jordis Miller
The Kayak Club was organized to bring WU students together who enjoy kayaking and/or would like to learn more about it. Whether you enjoy sea or river kayaking there is a place here for you.Grace Graham Derek Lund Advisor: Jordis Miller
Men's Rugby, formally known as Willamette Rugby Football Club, is the rugby team at Willamette University. We play a challenging schedule in both the fall and spring semesters, and tour all over the country - from home games at McCulloch Stadium to campuses across the Northwest and California plus international tours in Canada and Ireland.
Students with any ability level are welcome! Live your golden years playing the greatest sport in the world, and forming friendships you'll have the rest of your life. Practices are Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 4:30pm on the Quad and Fridays at 4:30pm on Brown Field. GO BEARCATS!!John Gray Advisor: Jordis Miller
SKI AND SNOWBOARD CLUB
The purpose of this organization is to create an opportunity for Willamette students to enjoy the sport of skiing and snowboarding on a periodic basis while enjoying the outdoors.Grace Graham Derek Lund Advisor: Jordis Miller
This club exists to play Ultimate Frisbee and lots of it. Group members strive to develop skills, play in intercollegiate games and tournaments and to have fun in every weather condition.Brandon Kennedy Advisor: Jordis Miller
WOMEN'S CLUB SOCCER
This organization is designed to provide the WU community with a more competitive soccer environment than intramurals provides, without being at the extreme level of a colligate varsity sport.Dania Chawkins Izzy Lilly Advisor: Jordis Miller
WOMEN'S RUGBY CLUB
Our purpose at Willamette University is to provide women with a fun and athletic pastime outside of the varsity sports. By participating in women's rugby, students have a chance to participate in an interesting sport and get involved in the Willamette community.Kari Millstein McNeilly Fieweger Advisor: Jordis Miller
The goal of the yoga club is to provide a loving and supportive environment where students can feel free to be themselves, make
mistakes, fall… all in the process of physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual growth. It is a place where students can clear their minds of everything they have to do, gaining and increasing awareness of their minds and bodies and letting out their day to day stress in a positive and healthful way.Cassandra Cane Advisor: Jordis Miller