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University of Bristol Roundnet Club

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Description

Coming back for our only our 2nd year and the University of Bristol Roundnet Club is here to bring a new and exciting sport to Bristol students! Roundnet (also known as Spikeball™) is a fast growing and super fun sensation from the US which has spread across the globe and it is now in Bristol! It is perfect for people looking for casual or competitive play and is an incredible way of meeting new people. I've said enough, if you still aren't convinced, here are the most insane plays of 2017, which are well worth the watch.

 

So what is Roundnet?

Think of it like a mix of volleyball, tennis, four square (silly americans), lawn diving and trampolining (but please don't jump on the net). Are you confused? I bet you are because that makes no sense.

Roundnet is a sport played by four players in teams of two around a circular net. Once the ball is served onto the net, the other pair have up to three touches to hit it back onto the net. Once the ball contacts the net, possession changes to the other team. There are no boundaries, it is a 360º game! A team wins a point once the other team is unable to return the ball legally onto the net. 

Why join UoB Roundnet? 

This is a super fun sport which caters to all abilities. As a member of the Roundnet Club, you will have access to sessions, reduced admissions for tournaments and can tag along along to some relaxed and fun socials! 

There is also a UK competitive cross university league which is being set up and will begin in 2020 so get hyped!

When do we play?

We have a weekly sessions outside with weather depending. We are remaining flexible through this COVID world and if you ever want to play or borrow a net just pop us a message

There is also a Facebook group dedicated to Bristol's burgeoning roundnet community, where we post information about sessions, tournaments and more! It is also a great platform to find players and organize pick-up games. So make sure you join!

 

Memberships

Yearly memberships are only £5! As a member you will be able to access sessions for free, have discounted prices for Bristol tournaments and the ability to borrow Spikeball™ kits! All of that for £5 you say? If you think that's awesome, wait until you see what the UoB Roundnet committee have in store!

 

Please like our Facebook page or follow us on Instagram (@uobroundnet) to stay up to date with everything Roundnet! Feel free to contact us through social media or drop us an email at uobroundnet@gmail.com if you have any questions!

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2020/21 Committee

Club Captain: Tom Morling

Treasurer: Wilf Stoddart

Secretary: Charlie Dighero

Tournament Director: Antoine Macquet

Terms and conditions

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Membership Fee Inclusions

 

Prior to signing up to a Club or Society speak to the Committee to find out what your membership includes and if there are any further expenses throughout the year.

 

Service Standards

 

All Club or Society members can expect to receive:

 

  • The opportunity to attend regular meetings, events, activities, trips and socials as arranged.
  • The opportunity to stand for a committee position or vote in their elections (Bristol students only).
  • For Sports Club – to attend regular training sessions and have the opportunity to be selected for the teams.

 

Code of Conduct

 

When joining a club or society you are agreeing to abide by the constitution, general rules, regulations and policies of University of Bristol Students’ Union and also the Club or Society Code of Conduct which sets out the level of behaviour & discipline expected of all Club & Society members.

 

Download the Code of Conduct

 

Refund Policy

 

Any customer who pays for a membership subscription to a Bristol SU Society, Sports Club, Student Media and initiatives has a 14 day cooling off period from the time and date of purchase during which they have the right to cancel the subscription and receive a full refund. If you do decide to cancel within the 14 days, Bristol SU will refund your payment within a further 30 days of the cancellation.  To request a refund please email: bristolsu@bristol.ac.uk

 

Data sharing (Sports Club members only)

 

Please be aware that Bristol SU may share data relating to the members of its sports clubs with the Centre for Sport, Exercise and Health (a department of the University).  This information may be used for the purposes of communicating direct with these members and/or to cross-reference against SEH's Sports Pass membership records.

 

As part of Bristol SU's membership of British Universities & Colleges Sports (BUCS) Bristol SU may have to share data on to its sports clubs members so BUCS can, from time to time, communicate with these members. 

 

Data sharing (Societies members only)

 

If you're joining one of the societies listed below please be aware that your name and email address will be shared with Bristol Hub for the purpose of keeping you up to date with their activities through their email “The Week”:


AIESEC Bristol, AMICUS Bristol, Anti-Slavery Society, Bristol Feminists, Bristol Friends of MSF, Bristol Marrow, Bristol Social Enterprise Society, Bristol Student Action for Refugees, Bristol University Amnesty International, Conservation Group, Bristol University Oxfam Group, Bristol University Sustainability Team, Bristol Volunteers for Development Abroad, Engineers Without Borders, Howard League for Penal Reform Student Society, International Affairs Society, Medsin Bristol, Model United Nations, and Vegetarian and Vegan Society.

 

For more information on Bristol Hub visit: http://www.bristolhub.org.

 

If you do not want your details shared with the Hub please email: bristolsu@bristol.ac.uk.


These terms shall be governed by English law and are subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts. Nothing in these terms shall exclude liability for fraudulent misrepresentation.